The secret is out

//The secret is out

P & O Cruises’ best-kept secret is out today. Their new ship, a sister for Ventura, is to be called Azura.
The first 650-ton sections of the 3,100-passenger vessel are being laid in dry-dock at the Monfalcone shipyard in north-east Italy, and the ship should be sailing on its maiden voyage in spring 2010.
Although the same size as Ventura, the Azura will not be as family-focussed as its sister. P & O managing director Nigel Esdale says it will be “a haven of tranquility.

By | 2008-10-27T09:57:02+00:00 27 October 2008|Cruise News|2 Comments

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John Honeywell is a travel writer specialising in cruise ships and cruise travel. Winner of CLIA UK's Contribution to Cruise award 2017.


  1. Steve 27 October 2008 at 1:04 pm - Reply

    At last – it’s about time you entered blogging country, John!

  2. Bill 27 October 2008 at 3:18 pm - Reply

    Reading your blog is probably as near as I’ll get to a cruise until the credit crunch is over!

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