Maiden Call – Oceania Cruises liner VISTA – 08.05.2023

On Monday 8th May , 2023 the Oceania Cruises Allura Class cruise liner VISTA entered Grand Harbour, Malta coming from Fincantieri Shipyard after she was delivered on Tuesday 2nd May.                Oceania Cruises, a subsidiary of Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings prepared for this day since vessel was due for […]

Maiden Call – NORWEGIAN ESCAPE – 17.05.2022

The First Breakaway Plus Class cruise ship operated by Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL), NORWEGIAN ESCAPE called at Malta on her maiden call on Tuesday 17th May 2022. She was NCL largest ever vessel to sail out of Valletta with 164,998 GRT  and featuring 17 restaurants together with a wide range of other amenities that offer outstanding […]

Haifa Port – May 2022 Movements

The Port of Haifa  is the largest of Israel’s three major international seaports, the others being the Port of Ashdod, and the Port of Eilat. It has a natural deep water harbor, which operates all year long, and serves both passenger and merchant ships. It is one of the largest ports in the eastern Mediterranean in terms of freight volume and […]

Broken Up – Cruise Liner MARCO POLO – 09.01.2021

The classic cruise liner MARCO POLO arrived at Alang, India on Saturday 9th January, 2021. Following the demise of Cruise & Maritime Voyages, due to the COVID 19 Pandemic Disease she was sold at auction by CW Kellock & Co. Ltd. for US$ 2,770,000 on 22 October 2020. She was built as an ocean liner in 1965 […]

Cruise Liner News – Norwegian Cruise Lines to relaunch her entire fleet in 5-6 months – 14.05.2020

Norwegian Cruise Line expects that their entire fleet will be able to resume full operations in five to six months. The cruise brand shared the news in its earnings report for the first quarter of 2020, which ended on 31st March. NORWEGIAN GEM leaving Valletta, Malta back to 6th May, 2008. Frank Del Rio, CEO of Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd., said that Norwegian is planning […]

Cruise Liners – Mano Cruises CROWN IRIS maiden call at Malta -19.06.2019

Mano Cruises, new ship for the 2019 season, the CROWN IRIS which was acquired from Louis Group in 2018 entered Valletta, Malta during her maiden call on Wednesday 19th June, 2019 berthing at Pinto 4 and 5 wharves. Mano Maritime (Hebrew :מנו ספנות, Mano Sapanut) is a shipping company founded by the Israeli entrepreneur MOSHE MANO, and is […]