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Two Cruise Ships Christened in The Port of Malaga This Week. The ‘Marella Voyager’ and the ‘Scenic Eclipse II’ celebrate this traditional ceremony with the port and destination authorities

Marella VoyagerMálaga Port is the set for the christening of two cruises this week. The ships, the ‘Marella Voyager’ and the ‘Scenic Eclipse II’, have chosen the best destination to celebrate this traditional ceremony. (more…)



New Marella Voyager Menus Set To Tantalise Tastebuds This Spring. More than 150 new dishes to be enjoyed at the 17 venues on-board. 25 per cent of the new menus feature vegetarian dishes

Marella Cruises (Logo) The much-anticipated arrival of Marella Cruises’ newest ship to its fleet, Marella Voyager, is set to tantalise tastebuds with the introduction of more than 150 incredible and unique dishes while guests sail to some of Europe’s top destinations. (more…)

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Trimline and Marella Cruises teamed up again on the recent refurbishment of Marella Explorer in Puerto Real, Spain

Trimline and Marella Cruises teamed up again on the recent refurbishment of Marella Explorer in Puerto Real, Spain (January 2022)During the extensive 4-week refit, as the main outfitter onboard, the 80-strong Trimline team of floor layers, decorators, joiners, upholsterers, tilers, electricians, french polishers, welders and hard surface repairers completed a complex refurbishment of the Main Restaurant (Latitude & Vista) which included the installation of an ultra-high efficiency lighting system which is 15% more efficient than standard LED drivers. (more…)

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TUI River Cruises and Marella Cruises Launch Winter 2022 Programs

Marella Cruises (Logo)TUI River Cruises and Marella Cruises have revealed their winter 2022 programs, which go on sale today. According to a press release, TUI River Cruises has announced five new itineraries sailing over the Christmas and New Year period, and Marella Cruises has added a new sailing from Barbados onboard Marella Discovery from February 2023. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

Will Marella Cruises Be Handed Over To TUI Cruises?

Marella Discovery  (Courtesy Marella Cruises)TUI Cruises is set to grow in size and reach, according to the German newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine. The newspaper reported that British cruise line Marella Cruises, which is currently owned by TUI Group, will be integrated into TUI Cruises – a joint venture between TUI Group and Royal Caribbean Group. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

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Seven Days Of Black Friday Deals From Tui, Marella Cruises And Tui River Cruises

Marella Cruises (Logo) TUI has launched various Black Friday promotions in an effort to drive bookings: “Those dreaming of their next holiday post-lockdown will be able to grab a deal for their perfect break in 2021 with a wide range of special offers across TUI UK brands from Monday Nov. 23,” the company said in a press release. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

TUI River Cruises And Marella Cruises Summer 2022 Programme On Sale From 5 November

From 5 November 2020 TUI River Cruises and Marella Cruises summer 2022 programmes will be on sale. TUI River Cruises has announced that one of three ships, TUI Maya, will become All Inclusive as standard and Marella Cruises have six additional itineraries available across three of the ships, with another itinerary on Marella Discovery on sale from 10th December. (more…)

TUI says crisis will drive digitalisation, non-profitable activities could be sold

TUI AG, the German tour operator that also has three cruise brands in its portfolio, says the current crisis will drive further digitalisation of its business. The group’s cruise operations that comprise the fully owned Marella Cruises unit in the UK and 50% stake in TUI Cruises and Hapag-Lloyd, reported a sharp weakening of results in the three months to 31 March. (cruisebusiness.com)

Marella Cruises Confirms Future Itinerary Changes

Marella Cruises (Logo) Today the UK’s third largest cruise line, Marella Cruises, announces changes to its itinerary programme across the next three seasons. The news follows the announcement that it was cancelling all cruises up to 30 June 2020 and that after 15 years, its much-loved ship Marella Celebration, is to retire the fleet early and will not sail any further itineraries with Marella. (more…)

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Marella to Retire Celebration

The Thomson Celebration (Photo credit Sergio Ferreira)Marella Cruises is making capacity adjustments and will retire the 1984-built Celebration, according to a company statement. The ship was built in 1984 by Chantiers de l’Atlantique for Holland America Line as the MS Noordam. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

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Marella Dream Drydocks at Palumbo Shipyards

Palumbo Shipyards continues to have a strong focus on the cruise market, according to a company statement, recently working on the Pullmantur Zenith for a wetdock and with the Marella Dream now drydocked at Viktor Lenac for an intensive refurbishment and steel renewal work. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

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Exclusive: Marella Cruises Reveals Details on Marella Discovery 2 Refurbishment

The TUI Discovery 2 to became Marella Discovery 2 (Courtesy Thomson Cruises)Marella Cruises’ Marella Discovery 2 is being retrofitted with the line’s Squid & Anchor pub during a dry dock refurbishment that is currently taking place at the Navantia Shipyard in Cadiz, Spain. Marella has exclusively revealed that the 1,830-passenger ship — which debuted in July 2017 — is in dry dock for 22-days, with the Squid & Anchor replacing the cabaret lounge-style Venue on Deck 5. (cruisecritic.co.uk)

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