Princess Cruises to build two next-generation ships

Ships will be the first to be dual-fuel powered, primarily by Liquefied Natural Gas, writes Anthony Pearce. Princess Cruises has announced plans to build two new cruise ships for delivery between late 2023 and spring 2025. The next-generation vessels will…

ABTA passes new resolutions at AGM

Association also reappoints three directors to board ABTA reappointed three directors and passed seven resolutions at its annual general meeting. Katrina Cliffe, Kathryn Darbandi and Amanda Campbell were all reappointed. ABTA Members also voted to…

Celebrity Cruises announces fleet wide $500m upgrade

Cruise line to upgrade fleet, writes Nat Jones. Celebrity Cruises is to upgrade its entire fleet, with the assistance of South African designer Kelly Hoppen. Celebrity Millennium will be the first ship to be refitted…

Aqua Expeditions reveals major expansion plans

Boutique river cruise company Aqua Expeditions embarks on the biggest expansion since its launch 11 years ago, adding more vessels on the Amazon and Mekong Boutique river cruise company Aqua Expeditions is stepping up its…

Super Break introduces new Friday Night Out packages

New package portfolio introduced by Super Break Due to demand from agents, Super Break has increased its portfolio of Friday Night Out packages to 26. The party packages combine overnight accommodation with a welcome drink,…

VisitEngland and AA revise guidelines

The two bodies agree on new criteria for consistent standards for star rated hotels and self-catering accommodation VisitEngland and the AA have agreed updated common standards and criteria for hotels and self-catering accommodation in the…

Preferred welcomes new member hotels

The independent hotel brand announces the addition of 35 new hotels and resorts across 17 countries Independent hotel brand Preferred Hotels & Resorts has announced the addition of 35 new member hotels and resorts across…

TUI

Tui boss reaffirms store commitment

Andrew Flintham says that the firm’s network of 600 stores “fulful a broad role” and have a wider influence Andrew Flintham, the managing director of Tui UK & Ireland, has reaffirmed the company’s commitment to…