Princess Cruises announced Capt. Nick Nash and Capt. Gennaro Arma will rotate as the masters of Enchanted Princess.
Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line is offering a one-way Western Caribbean/Panama Canal cruise ending at Costa Rica. After that August sailing, Grand Classica will be continuing on to Seattle for an undisclosed reason.
Oceanwide Expeditions ordered a sister ship to the recently delivered Hondius. Janssonius will be built at Croatia's Brodosplit for delivery in October 2021.
China’s Yichang Transportation Co. is to jointly develop a 100% electric-powered river sightseeing vessel with China Yangtze Power Co., Ltd. The total investment for this newbuilding project is around RMB90m ($13m).
Oceania Cruises' 684-passenger Sirena was originally scheduled to sail a winter and spring season of voyages to Cuba. Instead, it will now extend its 2020 European season and spend winter/spring 2020/21 on in-depth explorations of Egypt, Israel, Turkey, the Arabian Peninsula, India and Southeast Asia.
At a festive, kid-friendly event held Thursday at Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade’s Hank Kline Club, longtime supporter Norwegian Cruise Line announced it will donate an overnight aboard Norwegian Encore for the nonprofit organization’s 13th annual 'Wild About Kids' Gala.