Monthly Archives: November 2012

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Solstice sails from Auckland From December this year, the Sydney-based Celebrity Solstice will sail out from Auckland for selected itineraries. From December 2012 to March 2013 the vessel will offer cruises sailing from  Auckland, Sydney and Perth to Cairns, Airlie Beach, Brisbane, Melbourne, Milford Sound, Christchurch, Hobart, Adelaide,Albany and more. Meanwhile, last week was a […]

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Silversea’s Galapagos season If you’ve always wanted to visit the Galapagos Islands, you can now do it in style with the Silversea Galapagos 2013/14 season. And you won’t be alone. In a recent Silver Explorer brand event, it was revealed that Australasians make up to 20 per cent of the brand’s customers.

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Confirmed – Classic International Cruises Australian Season Cancelled After weeks of uncertainty, it’s now confirmed that CIC International Cruises’ 2012 Australian Cruise Programme will not go ahead. Cruise Factor reported two weeks ago there was a slim chance that another vessel might be found to replace Athena, the Australian Cruise Programme ship, which is under […]

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Silversea’s 2014 programme Exclusive luxury cruise line company, Silversea, has just revealed details of its 2014 cruise programme. The programme includes new cruises on Silver Whisper though the South Pacific, French Polynesia, Northwest Passage, Russian Far East and Japan, and 87 new ports of call for Silver Explorer.

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Storm-of-a-lifetime affects US cruises Dozens of cruise ships have been affected this last week by the massive storm which has lashed the Caribbean and the east coast of America. The storm-of-a-lifetime, Hurricane Sandy, made landfall in the Caribbean last week and finally landed on the American east coast at the beginning of this week.

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