Named by godmother and  British television presenter, Miranda Krestovnikoff, the ceremony was attended by the Portsmouth Lord Mayor, dignitaries and guests onboard the newly  refurbished ship.

Originally built in 1990 and  christened Crown Monarch, mv Voyager offers 270 cabins, of which  87 percent are outside and 30 feature balconies, open seating dining in two  restaurants and a specialty restaurant ‘The Explorer Club’.

The 540-passenger vessel is  currently sailing on a 147-day Grand Voyage through the Caribbean and South  America and will return to her homeport of Portsmouth in early 2013 to sail on  Central and South American itineraries before heading to the Amazon.