Viking Sea Shines During Maiden Voyage

Viking Sea, the new ocean cruise ship by Viking Cruises shines while arriving at Venice, Italy on its maiden voyage from Istanbul, Turkey.

New P&O Britannia Livery Photos Released From Italian Shipyard

P&O Cruises have released some amazing photos of the P&O Britannia’s new livery on the ships hull. The new artwork was completed on Friday at the Fincantieri shipyard in Malfalcone, Italy. The large 141,000 ton ship also touched water for the first time to commence its next phase in construction which is fitting out all the interior spaces.

New Route Needed After Venice Bans Large Cruise Ships

Large cruise ships over 96,000 tons have now been banned from sailing near St Marks square in Venice and along the shoreline to the passenger terminal Stazione Marittima on the out skirts of the old city. Banning cruise ships from getting too close to Venice is mainly due to the fragile

Divers Find Bone Fragments While Searching Costa Concordia Wreck

Italian authorities have announced that bone remains have been found while searching the Costa Concordia wreckage before scrapping procedure’s begin. Since the Concordia arrived at the port in Genoa, Italy search teams and divers have started an operation to find the remains of the last remaining missing person. Crew member Russel

Costa Concordia Arrives At Genoa After A 5 Day Tow

Costa Concordia has completed its very last voyage by being towed by tug boats and arriving at the Port of Genoa, Italy for scrapping. The ship was boarded by Pilots from the port of Genoa at around 5am Sunday morning as the Concordia wreckage was near to entering Prà-Voltri port. The

Costa Concordia Being Towed Back To Genoa, Italy

The Costa Concordia wreck has finally gone from the views of the Italian island of Giglio. The ship departed the island at 11 am local time towards Genoa, Italy where it will be scrapped at the shipyard. operations began way before at 6 am where engineers had been making final

Costa Concordia To Be Towed To Genoa For Dismantling

The Italian Government yesterday decided that the Costa Concordia will be towed to Genoa, Italy from its current position on the Italian island of Giglio. The Concordia wreck will be towed by Titan Micoperi which is the same company that’s floating Concordia in preparation for the tow. The company will tow the

Calls To Remove Costa Concordia Wreck As Soon As Possible

There have been calls by officials to remove the Costa Concordia wreckage now before it causes anymore harm to the Italian island of Giglio. Italian Emergency Commissioner Franco Gabrielli is the official stating that the ship should be towed away as soon as possible to the nearest port of Poimbino

Costa Concordia Could Be Towed Away In June

According to the engineer who is in charge of salvaging the Costa Concordia cruise ship it will now be towed away from the Italian Island of Giglio in by the end of June 2014. The ship is currently in the up right position on the shore of Giglio. For the

Greatest Cruise Ship Arrival And Departure Views

We’ve put together a guide with some of the most amazing views from a cruise ship when arriving or departing from a port of call.