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Royal Caribbean orders fourth Quantum-class vessel

Royal Caribbean International, the largest global cruise line, today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Meyer Werft in Germany to order a fourth Quantum-class ship for delivery in 2019.
“Today’s announcement is a reflection of the success of the first two Quantum-class ships,” said Richard D. Fain, Chairman and CEO, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. “We have received a remarkable response from travel agent partners and travellers, and are thrilled that we’ll be able to deliver another revolutionary ship with our partners at Meyer Werft.”


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Shaken and stirred …. Celebrity Eclipse returns with a cool collection of new bars and restaurants

Returning to Southampton for its sixth consecutive year, modern luxury cruise ship Celebrity Eclipse sails into its seasonal homeport on 7 May 2015 with a host of new features.
The stylish 2,850-guest cruise ship has been refreshed and enhanced during a nine-day dry dock in Florida with new bars, a new restaurant and a brand new suite accommodation concept. Popular amongst holidaymakers, Celebrity Eclipse was named ‘Best from the UK’ in the Cruise Critic 2015 Cruisers’ Choice Awards ahead of the additional enhancements. 


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MSC Cruises strengthens North American focus by returning 
MSC Divina to Miami year-round in 2016

MSC Fantasia and MSC Musica redeployed in the Med and Northern Europe

MSC Cruises, the world’s largest privately-owned cruise line and fourth largest global player in the industry, has announced it will deploy MSC Divina from Miami year-round in 2016.  
The decision will allow a global audience to benefit from added itineraries and increased availability of the unique MSC Cruises experience in the Caribbean.


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MSC Divina to Miami year-round in 2016

Explorer of the Seas arrives in Southampton following a multi-million makeover

Hot on the heels of the spectacular naming ceremony for Anthem of the Seas on Monday, Royal Caribbean International, the world’s largest global cruise line, has announced that Explorer of the Seas has docked in Southampton having just taken part in a 40-day, bow-to-stern full revitalisation.

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MSC Cruises replaces Autumn and Winter Egyptian and Ukrainian calls with alternative destinations

MSC Cruises, the world’s largest privately-owned cruise line and fourth largest global player in the industry, announced today that it has suspended remaining 2015 calls in Ukraine and Egypt, replacing them with a number of choice Mediterranean alternatives.

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