Ponant's carbon neutral concept ship.

Ponant uses AI to design first carbon neutral sailing ship

Ponant is using high tech tools to design the first carbon neutral ship by 2030

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Nov 22 2023
Resilient Lady

Resilient Lady’s popularity means Virgin Voyages returns next year

Virgin Voyages’ Resilient Lady will return for a second Australian season after the huge bookings success of its inaugural voyages Down Under.

WORDS BY Grant Jones . Sep 8 2023
Cunard's new campaign

Cunard reveals 195 new voyages including cruises on the new Queen Anne

Luxury cruise line Cunard has unveiled stunning new itineraries that will go on sale from December 7. The new program will feature 195 new voyages across 90 destinations worldwide. Guests will be able to make […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Dec 1 2022
8 things you need to know about Royal Caribbean's Icon of the Seas

8 things you need to know about Royal Caribbean’s Icon of the Seas

Described by Royal Caribbean as “the best launch we’ve ever had”, bookings have instantly exploded for Royal Caribbean’s newly announced vessel Icon of the Seas. Royal Caribbean’s Senior Vice President and Chief Product Innovation Officer […]

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . Nov 24 2022
Grand Princess

8 things to know about the Grand Princess

Grand Princess has become the third Princess ship to touch down in Australia after arriving to Sydney for its inaugural Australia sailing.  She’ll be offering a range of sailings out of Melbourne and Adelaide, as […]

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . Nov 10 2022
Rebecca Mason with Captain Mickey and Minnie at Disney Cruises Sydney launch.

How this mum of six booked 100 cabins for Disney’s inaugural Australian season

The Disney cruise phenomenon that swept Australia last month ended up being a ‘Disney miracle’ for one small family Melbourne travel agency after they saw their busiest day on record on Thursday, September 29. After […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 13 2022

Latest images of the Sun Princess’ interior revealed

Renderings of The Dome, The Piazza and some of the Sun Princess' cabins are now available.

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Sep 23 2022
Viking Octantis

Viking orders four new “green” ocean going ships with Italian Fincantieri shipbuilder

Viking, the cruise line with the catch-cry, “No kids, No casinos“ policy, has ordered four new hydrogen-fuelled ships to cruise the world’s oceans. Italian shipbuilder, Fincantieri confirmed the four “green” ships are worth Euro 1.7 […]

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Sep 15 2022
Coral Princess

Coral Princess is the first cruise ship to return to Melbourne

The Coral Princess arrived at Melbourne's Station Pier Cruise Ship Terminal early this morning emblazoned with a "We ❤️ Melbourne" banner proudly displayed across its bow.

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Sep 15 2022
The Disney Wonder at Sea

Disney Cruise Line to sail Australia, sparking a battle for your cruising kids

Disney Cruise Lines has announced it will be sailing in Australian and New Zealand waters next year – sparking a fascinating fight for the young cruiser. The big question will be:  who will your kids […]

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Sep 12 2022
Regent Seven Seas

Discover the art of cruising with Regent Seven Seas

You may be visiting dozens of port cities featuring some of the world's finest galleries while cruising, but you don't even need to step foot off your ship to experience fabulous pieces of art.

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Sep 9 2022