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Season starts well in Rotterdam

The impressive Regal Princess just left the city, the small and beautiful Astoria is coming the 19th of April, 20th and 27th April AIDAprima will be with us, the 29th ms Rotterdam is back in her hometown and the next day Caribbean Princess arrives! Could it be better, for a Cruise Port!?Read more

A surprise start 2017 at IJmuiden

The 2017 cruise season at IJmuiden started earlier than expected this year with the arrival of the AIDAvita at the end of March. Bad weather on her previous cruise dictated the change to her original itinerary but this made IJmuiden an attractive alternative. With minimal notice the Felison Cruise Terminal, with the assistance of local companies,...Read more

Le Havre Cruise Terminal – enhancement of the infrastructures

The growth of the cruise activity at Pointe de Floride is supported by the necessary adaptation of the port infrastructure. Concerned about the quality of its infrastructure and in order to respond to rapid market changes, the Port of Le Havre has started a maintenance program on the Pointe de Floride, a strategic link in the development of...Read more

Portland Port celebrates the competion an opening of cruise berth extension

On Tuesday 11th April 2017, Richard Drax, MP for South Dorset officially opened the completed cruise berth extension at Portland Port. The ceremony, involving port staff, tenants and guests, was kicked off with speeches from Christopher Langham, Chairman of Portland Port Group, followed by Richard Drax, who then cut the ribbon and declared the...Read more

New facilities for cruise industry at Lerwick ahead of record seasons

Lerwick Harbour is providing additional facilities for the cruise industry which is expected to deliver another two record seasons at the Shetland port, continuing a trend which saw record traffic in 2015 and 2016. The new £16.5 million multi-purpose jetty at Holmsgarth North, completed in late 2016, is set to be used by a cruise ship for the...Read more

Visit Zeeland by solar train!

Take a trip on the solar train! When the cruise ship docks in the port of Vlissingen, be sure to take a journey on the solar train. Visit the historical city centers of Vlissingen and Middelburg and enjoy the many touristic highlights aboard this wonderful electrical train. On sunny days the train drives solely on solar energy. It features two...Read more

Zeeland Cruise Port’s new website and brochure

Visit our new website where you’ll also find our latest brochure. We opted for a fresh appearance in suitable marine colours. The site has been especially designed to enable easy visitor access. With one click, you can find out what Zeeland has on offer. And that’s quite a bit. Think of our accessible ports and the Delta Works for example. You’ll...Read more

Visit our Holland Happy Hour at Seatrade Cruise Global

This year we will be at the Seatrade Cruise Global exhibition in Broward Country Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale from 13 to 16 March. Come and meet us at booth number 1513. We’d love to take this opportunity to talk to you about what our beautiful province of Zeeland has to offer. The province of Zeeland is an excellent destination for young...Read more

Porto Cruise Terminal secures first turnaround call

MSC MAGNIFICA from MSC CRUISES has scheduled its debut at Porto Cruise Terminal on Easter 2018. This call at the Port of Leixões will be the first turnaround operation of a large ship at the new Porto Cruise Terminal. MSC MAGNIFICA will arrive at Leixões on March 25 for a ‘6 Nights Msc Grand Voyages Cruise' departing from the Porto Cruise Terminal...Read more

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