Posts Tagged ‘Celebrity Xpedition’

Celebrity Names Nathaly Alban Captain of Xploration

Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

Nathaly Albán will command the the Celebrity Xploration and was today named captain of the recently revitalized catamaran, the company announced in a press release. (

Cruise Planners’ Top Producers Explore the Galapagos on Celebrity Xperience

Wednesday, June 28th, 2017

The 48-passenger Celebrity Xperience'Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, recently invited its top-producing travel advisors from the Cruise Planners franchise network on an exclusive week-long trip to the Galapagos Islands. (

Celebrity Boosts Expedition Capacity 71 Percent

Friday, June 16th, 2017

The 48-passenger Celebrity XperienceAfter spending over a decade operating a single ship, quietly, in the Galapagos, Celebrity Cruises made moves and acquired Ocean Adventures in early 2016, including the tour operator’s two small vessels and ultra-important Galapagos permits. (

Celebrity’s New Galapagos Ships to Offer Expanded Itineraries

Monday, June 27th, 2016

Celebrity Cruises has released details on the itineraries for its upcoming new Galapagos Islands expedition ships, the Celebrity Xploration and Celebrity Xperience. The new ships are set to begin sailing in March 2017. (

Celebrity Cruises Names New Expedition Cruise Ships: Xperience & Xploration

Monday, June 6th, 2016

Keeping with its signature “X”, Celebrity Cruises released the names of the two cruise ships joining Xpedition in the Galapagos: Celebrity Xperience and Celebrity Xploration. (

Celebrity Cruises Acquires Two New Ships for the Galapagos

Monday, March 14th, 2016

The EclipseCelebrity Cruises will expand its presence in the Galapagos Islands from one to three ships with the acquisition of local tour operator Ocean Adventures by parent company Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (

Celebrity Offers New Adventures in the Galapagos

Tuesday, June 10th, 2014

Celebrity Cruises, celebrating its 10-year anniversary in the Galapagos, is launching new land adventures for passengers. (

Celebrity Cruises To Kick Off 10th Anniversary Of Galapagos Vacations With New Book Featuring Guests’ Own Content

Sunday, November 17th, 2013

The sentiment expressed by nearly every guest who experiences Celebrity Cruises’ Galapagos Islands vacations comes down to a few simple adjectives: unforgettable, transformative, magnificent.

Update: Celebrity Cruises License Reinstated; Fourth Cruise Canceled

Tuesday, June 18th, 2013

Celebrity Cruises has had its license reinstated by the Galapagos National Park authorities — but will be forced to cancel one more cruise, on June 23. (

Celebrity Cancels Second Galapagos Cruise Due to Lobster Violation

Wednesday, June 5th, 2013

Celebrity Cruises has cancelled the June 9 departure of the Celebrity Expedition in the Galapagos Islands after its permit to sail in Galapagos National Park was suspended for 45 days. (

Celebrity Cancels Xpedition Cruise to Galapagos Due to Temporary License Suspension

Saturday, June 1st, 2013

Celebrity Cruises has canceled the June 2 cruise of Celebrity Xpedition to the Galapagos because local authorities have temporarily suspended the ship’s license to enter Galapagos National Park. (

Was Celebrity’s Xpedition Ship Ready for Passengers?

Friday, October 12th, 2012

Celebrity responded to Cruise Critic’s inquiry with this statement: “Unfortunately, a number of spaces included in the dry dock project had been delayed and therefore not completed by the time the sailing began..”