Posts Tagged ‘Phoenix Reisen’

Michael Schulze, Phoenix Reisen, is this years’ CruiseCopenhagen ambassador award winner

Monday, September 25th, 2017

Phoenix Reisen's Albatros (Click to enlargeAt the German speaking cruise line company, Phoenix Reisen, Baltic cruises are very popular because of the combination they offer of both city and nature experiences. And with the gegraphic closeness to German homeports, Denmark is especially an obvious destination for the German cruise guests, Director of Cruising at Phoenix Reisen, Michael Schulze, thinks. (more…)

Phoenix Reisen Back on German TV

Monday, September 4th, 2017

Phoenix Reisen has announced new seasons starting this month for the German TV shows Traumschiff (Dream Ship), Verrückt nach Meer (Crazy About the Ocean) and Verrückt nach Fluss (Crazy About the River). (

World Cruises Flourish for Phoenix Reisen

Thursday, March 16th, 2017

Phoenix Reisen's AlbatrosIn the summer the fleet sails in Northern Europe and during the rest of the year, Phoenix Reisen’s cruise ships trade the world. The Albatros will sail from Bremerhaven this summer, the Amadea from Hamburg and Bremerhaven, the Artania from Bremerhaven and Kiel, and the Deutschland on her seasonal summer charter out of Bremerhaven (Phoenix Reisen splits the ship with Semester at Sea, which operates it during the winter). (

Cruise ship crew rescues distressed Tongan fishermen

Sunday, February 5th, 2017

Phoenix Reisen's AlbatrosA cruise ship crewman jumped into the water and helped to save six men from a sinking fishing boat in southern Tongan waters this afternoon. The fishermen had not had water for three days and their boat, the Losemani Fo’ou, was taking on water.

Phoenix Reisen: Seventh Season for TV Show Verrückt Nach Meer

Friday, December 16th, 2016

The German documentary series Verrückt Nach Meer (freely translated: Crazy about the Ocean) is entering its sixth season on German television, after 180 episodes so far. (

Cruise ship Albatros with 800 passengers troubled in Bremerhaven

Thursday, September 29th, 2016

Phoenix Reisen's AlbatrosThe cruise ship Albatros suffered mechanical failure and postponed departure from Columbus Cruise Center Bremerhaven to Dover. (

Columbus Cruise Center in Bremerhaven 1 terminal – 4 ships in operation. Increase in number of passengers

Monday, August 8th, 2016

Phoenix Reisen's AmadeaOn the morning of July 31, all four ocean-going vessels of the Bonn-based tour operator Phoenix Reisen were headed for the same destination – the Columbus Cruise Center in Bremerhaven. (more…)

German cruise ship christened by Princess Diana arrives in Liverpool

Saturday, June 18th, 2016

The Artania, which is more than 200m long and can carry around 1,200 passengers, docked at Liverpool cruise terminal today (17 Jun). (

The Deutschland Sets Sail for Phoenix Reisen May 21

Friday, May 13th, 2016

The Deutschland with the colours of Phoenix ReisenIt is a 13-day sailing from Bremerhaven to Norway as far north as the North Cape. Phoenix Reisen is chartering the Deutschland for the summer season in addition to sailing its three other ships: the Amadea, Albatros and Artania. (

Phoenix Reisen is Major Contributor to German ZDF Charity Gala

Saturday, December 12th, 2015

The managing director of Phoenix Reisen, Johannes Zurnieden, donated 1.2 million euro to the recent annual fund raising event for the German “Brot for the Welt” (Bread for the World). (

Deutschland to Phoenix Reisen

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

The Deutschland with the colours of Phoenix ReisenPhoenix Reisen has arranged a five-year charter of the popular 1998-built Deutschland, starting in 2016. The ship is currently sailing for Semester at Sea, and was previously under the Peter Deilmann umbrella. (

Gambia: Ms Amadea Nassau Cruise Ship Arrives in Gambia

Thursday, October 29th, 2015

Phoenix Reisen's AmadeaThe MS Amadea Nassau cruise ship carrying approximately 600 passengers yesterday at exactly 8:00hrs docked at the Gambia Ports Authority (GPA) in Banjul. (

Phoenix Reisen: Renewed Artania

Friday, December 19th, 2014

Phoenix Reisen has announced that the Artania has just completed a 71-day drydock at Lloyd Werft Bremerhaven that included the installation of new engines and related systems. (

Phoenix Reisen Donates 1 million euro

Thursday, December 11th, 2014

On behalf of Phoenix Reisen ‘s Managing Director John Zurnieden , Captain Morten Hansen presented a check for 1 million euro to the Misereor und Brot für die Welt fundraising event. (

Phoenix Reisen: All Inclusive Anniversary Cruise

Friday, May 2nd, 2014

Celebrating its 25th anniversary, Phoenix Reisen is marking the occasion with an all inclusive “Great Mediterranean Cruise” aboard the Albatros sailing 21 days from Nov. 9 to Nov. 20. (

Phoenix Reisen Pays Bonus to Non-Smoking Employees

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

Phoenix Reisen will pay its employees an increased March bonus of 250 euro for not smoking during working hours. (

Phoenix Reisen Issues New Segment of its Travel TV

Friday, January 17th, 2014

Phoenix Reisen has released the 47th segment of its Phoenix Travel TV – video on its website –whereby Michael Schultz, director of cruise, presents the three-week refit of the Amadea before she started on her 134-day world cruise. (

Artania Captain Passes Away

Thursday, September 12th, 2013

Sergey Kalashnikov, captain of Phoenix Reisen’s Artania, died from a heart attack while the ship was in port on Sept. 10. (

The ‘Triple A’- Atlantic Alliance Award 2013 goes to Phoenix Reisen

Thursday, December 20th, 2012

The 2012 cruising season was again a record year for the member ports of the Atlantic Alliance. A total passenger volume of 2.2 million throughout the 15 ports equated to a 10 percent increase compared to the previous year (2011: 2 million passengers).

Albatros Returns as German TV Movie Star

Wednesday, June 13th, 2012

Phoenix Reisen’s Albatros continues her role as a movie star on The First (Das Erste) German TV-network ARD, said Schulze. Starting its third season in October is the Verrückt Nach Meer show (with a double meaning: Crazy For More or Crazy for the Sea). (

“Artania“ welcomed with a water fountain display at the Ostseekai- Kiel is expecting a total of seven cruise ships to make their first call this year

Wednesday, May 16th, 2012

The cruise ship “Artania” of Phoenix Seereisen made its first call in Kiel today (May 15th) at the end of a short trip around Skagen.

Phoenix Reisen Adds New Riverboat

Friday, April 6th, 2012

Phoenix Reisen has christened its newest riverboat, the Amelia, which is owned by Scylla of Basel, but will sail exclusively for Phoenix Reisen. (

Phoenix Reisen Ships Transit Panama Canal Together

Friday, January 6th, 2012

Phoenix Reisen ships Amadea and Albatros both transited the Panama Canal on Jan. 5 on their respective world cruises. (

Phoenix Reisen Announces 2013 Itineraries

Tuesday, December 20th, 2011

Phoenix Reisen has released its 2013 brochure, offering sailings to May 2014. The Bonn-based company said that its three ships, the Amadea, the Albatros and the Artania will offer a mix of traditional and new itineraries. (

Phoenix Reisen Sends the Albatros and Amadea to Lloyd Werft

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011

Bonn-based Phoenix Reisen is sending two of its ships, the Albatros and the Amadea to Lloyd Werft Bremerhaven before their winter season of around the world cruises. Last May, Lloyd Werft converted the cruise liner Artania (ex-Artemis) for Phoenix Reisen. (

Artemis arrives at Lloyd Werft to re-emerge as Artania

Thursday, April 28th, 2011

Lloyd Werft Bremerhaven says the conversion and repair specialist will refit the cruise liner Artemis as the Artania for Phoenix Reisen between 28 April and 26 May 2011. (