With more than a dozen vessels being built to cruise Antarctica, a perplexing question is posed: Which ship is right for my Antarctic cruise?
The Hamburg-based company Hapag-Lloyd Cruises has two, luxury expedition cruise ships under construction: the Hanseatic Nature and the Hanseatic Inspiration. The first ship, the Hanseatic Nature, will serve the German-speaking market. She will be named in Hamburg on April 12, 2019. The second vessel, the Hanseatic Inspiration, comes after the summer. Both ships are identical… [Read More]
Hamburg-based Hapag-Lloyd Cruises is eagerly awaiting two, new expedition ships. The hulls are being built on a yard in Romania, and then will be towed all the way from the Black Sea to Norway, a trip that takes a month. Once in Norway, both ships – Hanseatic Nature and Hanseatic Inspiration – will be outfitted in the… [Read More]