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A Hurtigruten ship in Antarctica surrounded by snow mountains
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HX to offer all-inclusive expedition pricing

HX, Hurtigruten expedition brand will be introducing an all-inclusive pricing structure which will be standardise the whole fleet.

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Mar 19 2024
New luxury line with hydrogen-powered ships targets Australians
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It’s all in the smell – master perfumer to create bespoke scent for Explora Journeys

MSC’s luxury lifestyle brand, Explora Journeys has commissioned master perfumer Alberto Morillas to create a bespoke scent Mandala Blue to be used in suites and bathroom amenities for guests.

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Mar 8 2024
Matt Moran onboard Queen Elizabeth
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Chef Matt Moran back onboard Queen Elizabeth

Chef, restaurateur, TV host and author Matt Moran will be back aboard Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth for Great Australian Culinary Voyage in early 2025.

WORDS BY Grant Jones . Dec 11 2023
Oceania Cruises’ Marina will undergo a huge refurbishment in May 2024.
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Oceania Cruises’ Marina to undergo refurbishment

Onboard, there will be three new restaurants including the wellness-focused Aquamar Kitchen which debuted on Vista.

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Nov 22 2023
Holland America Line champions pickleball
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Holland America Line champions pickleball for Australian season

Holland America is backing pickleball as the next sporting sensation and used it to launch its Australian season in Sydney.

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Nov 12 2023
La Terrazza, Restaurant, Silver Nova
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A taste of Silversea’s S.A.L.T. for Aussies

Australian cruisers can look forward to tasting luxury line Silversea’s much celebrated food experience S.A.L.T onboard its newest ship, Silver Nova when she heads to Australian waters in 2025.

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Nov 6 2023
Regent Seven Seas Grandeur
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Regent Seven Seas Grandeur – the biggest art show afloat?

Regent Seven Seas new ship Grandeur will feature one of the biggest art exhibitions at sea

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Nov 1 2023
Ponant is at the forefront of sustainable energy with the introduction of Altens Biofuel based on recycled oils.
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French fries biofuel Ponant’s future

French cruise line Ponant will trial B100 biofuel, produced from recycled cooking oil, on Le Champlain, one of its six Explorers series vessels.

WORDS BY Grant Jones . Oct 3 2023
Milan's Med Cooking
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Lyndey Milan’s Mediterranean cooking rules

We might have been in the culinary centre on an Oceania Cruises ship. Except we were in Sydney’s CBD.

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Sep 28 2023
Woman with Laptop, Talking on Phone
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Live and work from a cruise ship from just $250 a day

Cruise lines are offering digital nomads the chance to live and work on ships for 30 days with business services and high speed internet.

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Aug 18 2023
Roux Jr. as the man behind Queen Anne dining experience
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Michel Roux designs Queen Anne menus for Cunard

Cunard is teaming up two-Michelin-starred chef Michel Roux to revamp the dining experience on Queen Anne. Among the changes are four new dining establishments on the new cruise ship.

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . Aug 10 2023