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Arvia render © P&O Cruises
Arvia Render © P&O Cruises
February 2021 • P&O announces newest ship to be named 'Arvia'

P&O Cruises have announced their second LNG-powered Excel class ship is to be named Arvia.

Arvia, meaning “from the seashore” will be the sister ship to Iona and is set to join P&O's fleet in December 2022.

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Iona Grand Atrium Staircase
Iona Grand Atrium Staircase © P&O Cruises
June 2021 • Iona Naming Ceremony

On Sunday 16th May P&O Cruises launched their newest flagship, Iona, following the ship's arrival in home port of Southampton. Hosted by Jo Whiley, the ceremony featured a music set from Gary Barlow, with Godmother Dame Irene Hayes officially christening the ship with a bottle of Alex James' Britpop Cider smashing against Iona's bow.


Norwegian Fjords

Ad • Highlights from a week long cruise to the Norwegian Fjords onboard P&O Cruises* Britannia. The ports of call are Stavanger, Flam, Olden and Bergen with shore excursions to Gudvangen Viking Village (Flam) and Briksdal Glacier (Olden).  [*paid partnership]

P&O Britannia docked in Antigua

P&O Britannia Cruise Ship Tour

Press event courtesy of Cruise Critic, all opinions are my own.  P&O Britannia officially launched in March 2015 with a week long celebration in Southampton. The 141,000 tonne ship was officially named by her Majesty the Queen, joined by a wave […]

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Briksdal Glacier, Norway

Following the racing aqua coloured river you’ll cross numerous bridges, rest inside a giant pothole and feel the spray of the thundering waterfalls just metres away from the path. Continue reading...

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