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The “Deutschland” is Back with Phoenix Reisen

The Deutschland with the colours of Phoenix ReisenPhoenix Reisen has announced that after a two-year pause the company is bringing the “Deutschland” back in service, sailing its first cruise of the season on April 22. Thus, the Bonn-based cruise operator continues its long-term mid-year full charter after the pandemic. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

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Phoenix Reisen Adds River Vessels

William Wordsworth (Image courtesy of Riviera Travel)Citing increased demand from European river cruises, the Bonn-based cruise operator Phoenix Reisen has made a last-minute move to add new ships to its fall program. The “William Wordsworth” and “Geoffrey Chaucer” are charted from the shipping company Scylla AG, sailing on the Rhine, Moselle and Danube rivers until October.

Phoenix Reisen Launches 2021 River Season with New Vessel

Phoenix Reisen has christened the “Antonia”, the newest ship in its river fleet, before sailing the German company’s first cruise of the 2021 river season. With Phoenix Reisen being based in Bonn, that is where the christening ceremony took place, after guests embarked in Cologne the previous day. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

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Update: Original Royal Viking Trio Take on New Roles instead To Become Accommodation Ships

Phoenix Reisen's Albatros“Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has sold sister-ships Black Watch and Boudica as a pair. Instead of being scrapped, the two vessels will serve as floating accommodation vessels have been sold to Istanbul-based Miray International, who have adapted cruise ships for use as shipyard accommodation vessels at Cadiz in connection with various cruise ship refits.” (more…)

Another Cruise Ship Sold; Albatros to Leave Phoenix Reisen

Phoenix Reisen's AlbatrosThe Albatros will leave the Phoenix Reisen fleet, according to a press release, with the German tour operator citing the COVID-19 pandemic. The ship will now start a new life as a hotel vessel under for the Pick Albatros Group in the Middle East, which operates a number of hotels and resorts. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

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Phoenix Releases 2021 Program

Phoenix Reisen fleet at Columbus Cruise Center Bremerhaven (2018) (Amadea - Albatros - Artania - Deutschland)Phoenix Reisen has issued its new 260-page Seereisen 2021 brochure covering the cruises of the Amadea, Amera, Artania, Albatros and Deutschland. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

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Phoenix Reisen Adding Tonnage and Itineraries

Anna Katharina

“Every year, we introduce new products,” said Michael Schulze, director of cruise at Phoenix Reisen. “This year, we have already introduced three new river vessels, the 190-passenger Adora for the Danube; the rebuilt 122-passenger Viola, custom-designed for disabled passengers; and the 180-passenger Anna Katharina on the Rhine and Moselle.” (cruiseindustrynews.com)

Lloyd Werft Set for Artania Drydock

Phoenix Reisen's ArtaniaLloyd Werft Bremerhaven is expecting Phoenix Reisen’s Artania to arrive in its Kaiserdock II on November 17 for a stay lasting about three weeks, according to a press release. Along with routine class work more than 250 cabins will be overhauled by the owner. The Phoenix Reisen flagship is scheduled to leave the shipyard pm December 6. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

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Phoenix Reisen Extends Deutschland Charter

The Deutschland with the colours of Phoenix ReisenPhoenix Reisen has announced that it has extended its charter of the Deutschland until 2025. “We are very pleased that we can continue to offer the ship to our guests and that the future of the popular “dream” ship is secured,” said Phoenix Reisen Managing Director Benjamin Krumpen. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

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Phoenix Reisen’s Artania Completes Drydock

Completing a three-week, 16 million euro drydock at Lloyd Werft Bremerhaven, Phoenix Reisen’s Artania is sailing a six-day advent cruise, before a coastal Europe cruise, and starts on a world cruise from Marseille on Dec. 21, 2017. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

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Michael Schulze, Phoenix Reisen, is this years’ CruiseCopenhagen ambassador award winner

Phoenix Reisen's Albatros (Click to enlargeAt the German speaking cruise line company, Phoenix Reisen, Baltic cruises are very popular because of the combination they offer of both city and nature experiences. And with the gegraphic closeness to German homeports, Denmark is especially an obvious destination for the German cruise guests, Director of Cruising at Phoenix Reisen, Michael Schulze, thinks. (more…)

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World Cruises Flourish for Phoenix Reisen

Phoenix Reisen's AlbatrosIn the summer the fleet sails in Northern Europe and during the rest of the year, Phoenix Reisen’s cruise ships trade the world. The Albatros will sail from Bremerhaven this summer, the Amadea from Hamburg and Bremerhaven, the Artania from Bremerhaven and Kiel, and the Deutschland on her seasonal summer charter out of Bremerhaven (Phoenix Reisen splits the ship with Semester at Sea, which operates it during the winter). (cruiseindustrynews.com)

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Cruise ship crew rescues distressed Tongan fishermen

Phoenix Reisen's AlbatrosA cruise ship crewman jumped into the water and helped to save six men from a sinking fishing boat in southern Tongan waters this afternoon. The fishermen had not had water for three days and their boat, the Losemani Fo’ou, was taking on water.

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The Deutschland Sets Sail for Phoenix Reisen May 21

The Deutschland with the colours of Phoenix ReisenIt is a 13-day sailing from Bremerhaven to Norway as far north as the North Cape. Phoenix Reisen is chartering the Deutschland for the summer season in addition to sailing its three other ships: the Amadea, Albatros and Artania. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

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