Seabourn Ovation Will Cruise Asia In 2018 And 2019
Seabourn will return to Asia in late 2018 and early 2019 aboard its newest ship, Seabourn Ovation. From the natural splendors of Vietnam and Thailand to the modern skylines and culture of Hong Kong and Singapore, the yacht-like ship will visit an array of destinations and cities, as well as offer a variety of optional shore excursions and pre- and post-cruise Seabourn Journeys to UNESCO World Heritage Sites, in this part of the world.
World's newest mega yacht luxury cruise ship Seabourn Ovation docks in Falmouth
One of the world's newest and most luxurious cruise ships has docked in Cornwall. The Seabourn Ovation visited Falmouth as part of its maiden year tour of Europe. The mega yacht class ship, which has 604 passengers on board, was built by Fincantieri in Sestri Ponente, Italy, over the last two years and was delivered to its owners Seabourn Cruise Line in April this year. The £290 million cruise ship, which operates under a Bahamas flag, is the fifth to be delivered to her owners in the last decade. https://www.cornwalllive.com/news/cornwall-news/seabourn-ovation-cruise-ship-falmouth-2012892
British singer Elaine Paige christens Seabourn Ovation in Malta
Seabourn Ovation has officially joined the Seabourn fleet after being christened in Valletta, Malta on 12 May. British actress and singer Elaine Paige OBE served as godmother, blessing the ship and breaking a bottle of champagne against her hull in accordance with maritime tradition. Paige also gave a live performance during the ceremony, which also featured speeches from Seabourn president Rick Meadows and Seabourn Ovation’s captain Stig Betten. In the evening, guests were able to enjoy performance from a full orchestra ensemble on the Pool Deck, as well as and the first public performance of Seabourn’s new anthem, “We Sail to See the Lives of Others”, which was written by award-winning British lyricist Sir Time Rice. The evening concluded with a fireworks display.Upload News