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Cunard Line's Queen Elizabeth Embarks Passengers in NYC For World Cruise.

On January 16, 2017, Cunard Line's Queen Elizabeth will arrive from Southampton, England at the port of New York embarking passengers for a special cruise..

 

Celebrity Cruises 2018 Itineraries for the Celebrity Summit from Cape Liberty.

Celebrity Cruises Announced this month the sailings for the Celebrity Summit from Cape Liberty Bayonne for the 2018 cruise season. The season features Spring through late fall cruises to........

 

Norwegian Cruise Line's Norwegian Escape to Replace Norwegian Breakaway.

Wow - 2018 - Norwegian Breakaway Moves to Europe. Norwegian Escape Replaces the Breakaway sailing to Bermuda, New England, Canada and extended Caribbean Cruises. Norwegian Gem sails.........

 

Carnival Cruises Carnival Vista New York Maiden Arrival & Christening.

After a season in the Mediterranean, Carnival Cruises' New Carnival Vista arrived in New York to be officially named and embark on a series of cruises from the Big Apple to the Bahamas, Florida and the Caribbean.

 

Norwegian Cruise Line's Private Island - Great Stirrup Cay Re-Opening Delayed.

After being damaged by Hurricane Matthew, Norwegian Cruise Line has announced that the island will not re-open until November 20, 2016.

 

Pearl Cruises Pearl Mist Makes An Abbreviated Call At New York City

Pearl Cruises' - an international division of American Cruise Line, debuted their yacht like cruise vessel the Pearl Mist in New York City. The ship was concluding.....

 

Viking Cruises Viking Star Makes Contact with Cape Cod Railroad Bridge

Not mentioned in most media outlets. Viking Cruises new cruise ship the Viking Star made her premier visit to the United States. As part of her repositioning cruise....

 

Bermuda Back In Business After Hurricance Nicole

Earlier in the week Bermuda took the brunt of a category 3 Hurricane - Hurricane Nicole. The storm packed winds topping 115 miles per hour ....

 

Hurricane Matthew Continues To Disrupt Cruise Schedule

Hurricane Matthew continues to wreak havoc on cruises departing from the Northeast. Sunday saw an unusual occurrence for the Port of New York ....

 

Azamara Club Cruises' Azamara Quest & Ponant Cruises' LeBoreal Dock in NY

Two luxury botique cruise lines brought passengers to New York as a port of call - but brought theiir ships into the remote cruise terminals in the harbor.

 

Man Was I Annoyed - SilverSea Cruises Silver Explorer

I was totally surprised when I saw a live map of ship movements and saw the Silver Explorer sailing under the Veranzarro-Narrow heading toward the ocean.

 

Carnival Cruise's Carnival Pride Makes an Unexpected Call in NYC

Carnival Cruises Carnival Pride departed Baltimore of 10/3/2016 on an altered itinerary due to hurricane Matthew. The ship was originally expected to sail a Bahamas itinerary......

 

Hapag-Lloyd Cruises Europa 2 Extends  New York Stay

Hapag-Lloyd Cruises' 5+ Star Europa 2 extended her stay in New York 2 additional days. The Europa 2 arrived in New York on Thursday and was scheduled to depart on Friday.

 

Crystal Cruises' Crystal Serenity Completes Her Northwest Passage Sailing

Crystal Cruises, Crystal Serenity arrived in New York officially concluding her Northwest Passage cruise. Click to See Photo of the Crystal Serenity's arrival.

 

Crystal Cruises' Crystal Serenity Makes Northwest Passage Sailing

Crystal Cruises, Crystal Serenity, is currently transiting the Northwest Passage from Alaska to New York around the top of Canada through the ice fields.

 

Hurricane Hermine Disrupts Cruise Schedule.

Hurricane Hermine causes cruise ships to speed up and depart early. .

 

CARNIVAL CRUISES ACCEPT DELIVERY OF THE NEW CARNIVAL VISTA.

At a traditional maritime handover ceremony held earlier today at the Fincantieri shipyard in Italy, Carnival Cruise Line took delivery of its newest, largest and most innovative ship, the 133,500-ton Carnival Vista.

 

ROYAL CARIBBEAN ADD SECOND SHIP TO SAIL FROM NEW YORK / NEW JERSEY IN 2017

Royal Caribbean's Rhapsody of the Seas will sail from Cape Liberty Bayonne starting in the Spring 2017

 

NEW YORK TIMES TRAVEL SHOW NYC ON JANUARY 9-10, 2016.

The New York Times Travel Show will be held at the Jacob Javits Convention Center January 9-10, 2016 located at 655 West 34th Street in Manhattan. Learn More

 

CUNARD'S QUEEN MARY 2 MAKES MAIDEN CALL AT AMBER COVE IN THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC.

Cunard flagship Queen Mary 2 was greeted with excitement during her inaugural visit to Amber Cove in the Dominican Republic on Sunday, November 22. Read More

 

QUEEN MARY 2 TO INTRODUCE THE CARINTHIA LOUNGE DURING MAY 2016 REFIT.

Cunard announced its plans to transform Queen Mary 2’s Winter Garden into an elegant, airy and versatile new venue: the Carinthia Lounge Read More

 

FAREWELL LIBERTY OF THE SEAS HELLO ANTHEM OF THE SEAS

Today was a bitter sweet Sunday as New York said good bye to the Liberty of the Seas and the Cape Liberty Cruise Port prepared the for arrival of Royal Caribbean Anthem of the Seas.. Read More

 

CELEBRITY CRUISES TO UPGRADE THE CELEBRITY SUMMIT & CELEBRITY INFINITY

Building on the multi-million dollar investment in previously “Solsticizing” its Millennium Class ships, now Celebrity Cruises is making even more upgrades to two of these ships. Read More

 

BAHAMAS CELEBRATION ARRIVES AT SCRAPPERS

The Bahamas Celebration, now named the Celebration has arrived off the coast of Alang, India awaiting beaching and eventual scrapping.Read Move

 

HURRICANE JOAQUIN DISRUPTS NEW YORK CRUISE SCHEDULE

Various cruise lines were forced to alter their schedule this past week due to the path of Hurricane Joaquin. To learn more about the impacted cruises,  Read Move

 

CELEBRITY CRUISES ANNOUNCES FIRST FEMALE AMERICAN CAPTAIN

For the first time in the cruise industry – and in Celebrity Cruises’ history – an American female will take the helm of a mega-ton cruise ship.

 

CUNARD LINE TO CELEBRATE 175th ANNIVERSARY IN NEW YORK

On 14 July 2015, New York City will witness the conclusion of Cunard’s 175th anniversary commemorative Transatlantic Crossing as Queen Mary 2 sails into its U.S. home port for a spectacular finale. Read Move

 

CELEBRITY SUMMIT TAKES DETOUR TO STATUE OF LIBERTY

Just prior to departure from Cape Liberty Bayonne, an announcement was made that the Celebrtiy Summit was going to depart the cruise terminal and sail up the Hudson River

 

THE END OF CRUISES TO NOWHERE?

June 16, 2015 - Enforcing existing legistlation has caused the cancellation of cruises to Nowhere. Full Article.

 

VIKING OCEAN CRUISE TO OFFER 2016 NEW ENGLAND CANADA CRUISES

June 10, 2015 Viking Ocean Cruises announced that in 2016 the luxury cruise operator will offer a series of 3 New England / Canada cruises from New York or Quebec. Full Article.

 

DISNEY CRUISE LINE'S DISNEY MAGIC TO SAIL SEASONAL FROM NEW YORK

March 25, 2015 - In the fall of 2016, Disney Cruise Line will return to New York for a limited time with sailings to the Bahamas that include a visit to Walt Disney World Resort in Florida. Full Article
 

 

ROYAL CARIBBEAN'S ANTHEM OF THE SEAS SAILS YEAR_ROUND FROM CAPE LIBERTY March 5, 2015 - Royal Caribbean Announces 2015/2016 Cruises From Cape Liberty Bayonne, NJ to the Caribbean, New England or Bermuda. . Full Article

 

NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINE INCREASES GRATUITIES EFFECTIVE MARCH 1, 2015  February 15, 2015 - Norwegian Cruise Line has announced an increase in the Daily Gratuities. . Full Article

 

ROYAL CARIBBEAN'S LIBERTY OF THE SEAS SET SAIL FROM NY/NJ STARTING MAY 6th February 4, 2015 - Royal Caribbean's Liberty of the Seas will sail Spring/Summer/Fall Cruises from Cape Liberty, Bayonne, NJ starting May 6th, 2015. . Full Article

 

HOLLAND AMERICA EURODAM SAILS NEW ENGLAND / CANADA FROM NY OR QUEBEC.

February 2, 2015 - Eurodam will sail a 10-day cruise between New York and Québec City, and a 14-day cruise from Québec City to Fort Lauderdale. . Full Article

 

CARNIVAL CRUISES NEW CARNIVAL VISTA TO SAIL FROM NEW YORK  FALL 2016.

January 25, 2015 - Carnival Cruise Line announced that their new Carnival Vista will sail from New York Startin the Fall 2016 - Video. Full Article

 

CUNARD'S QUEEN ELIZABETH ARRIVES LATE IN NEW YORK.

January 18, 2015 - Cunard's Queen Elizabeth arrived 5 hours late in New York after encountering rough seas on Transatlantic voyage.. Full Article

 

ISLAND PRINCESS/ISLAND VENTURE ARRIVED AT INDIAN SCRAPPERS.

December 2, 2014 - The Island Princess/Island Venture/Discovery after a 43 year career has arrived at scrappers in India and is poised to be scrapped. Full Article

 

ROYAL CARIBBEAN'S NEW QUANTUM OF THE SEAS INAUGURAL EVENTS IN NEW YORK

November 17, 2014 - Learn about some of the happenings aboard Royal Caribbean's New Quantum of the Seas win the past week. Full Article

 

CELEBRITY CRUISES' CELEBRITY ECLIPSE MODIFIES TRANSATLANTIC ITINERARY

November 17, 2014 - Celebrity Cruises' Celebrity Eclipse transatlantic voyage itinerary was modified - Learn what caused the itinerary change. Full Article

 

ROYAL CARIBBEAN'S NEW QUANTUM OF THE SEAS ARRIVES IN NEW YORK

November 10, 2014 - Royal Caribbean's New Quantum of the Seas arrived in New York Today. See Photos and learn more. Full Article

 

CAPE LIBERTY CRUISE TERMINAL POTENTIALLY 2 SHIP OPERATION

November 7, 2014 - Royal Caribbean has revealed that the Cape Liberty Cruise Terminal can now easily accomodate 2 ships simultaneously.  Full Article