Press Releases

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines celebrates a fourth victory as  ‘Best Cruise Line for Groups’ at the ‘Group Leisure Awards 2013’

Sep 24, 2013 16:00 BST Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is celebrating being voted the ‘Best Cruise Line for Groups’ for the fourth consecutive year by readers of leading travel title, Group Leisure magazine, at the prestigious 'Group Leisure Awards 2013'.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines unveils its ‘Worldwide Cruises 2014/15’ brochure to 246 destinations in 85 countries

Sep 19, 2013 15:56 BST Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines – voted ‘Best Affordable Cruise Line’ and runner-up ‘Best Cruise Line’ in the prestigious ‘Cruise International Awards 2013’ – has launched its new ‘Worldwide Cruises 2014/15’ brochure, featuring its most ambitious cruise programme ever.

Scandic launches new hotel chain - HTL

Sep 18, 2013 08:00 BST Scandic Hotels Scandic Hotels is launching a new hotel chain under a separate brand, HTL. The new hotel concept will offer the best city centre locations at the best prices, with smart digital solutions and quality design features. Stockholm will see its first HTL as soon as May 2014. In total, the new initiative represents a billion SEK investment together with the property owners.

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is voted ‘Best Affordable Cruise Line’, for the second year running, at the 2013 ‘Cruise International Awards’

Sep 17, 2013 16:21 BST Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines was delighted to be voted ‘Best Affordable Cruise Line’, for the second year running, at the 2013 ‘Cruise International Awards’, as well as being awarded runner-up ‘Highly Commended’ in the ‘Best Cruise Line’ category.

Join ‘Best Affordable Cruise Line’ Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines  at the Glasgow Telegraph CRUISE Show 2013

Sep 17, 2013 15:53 BST Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines – voted ‘Best Affordable Cruise Line’ and runner-up ‘Best Cruise Line’ in the prestigious ‘Cruise International Awards 2013’ – will have a team of experts on hand at this autumn’s Telegraph CRUISE Show in Glasgow, to be held at the SECC on Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th October 2013, ready to inspire and inform visitors on the right kind of Fred. Olsen cruise for them.

Nic. Nilsen steps down

Sep 16, 2013 12:52 BST Oslo Lufthavn AS After 15 years as the managing director of Oslo Airport, Nic. Nilsen has decided to step down. Nilsen will continue to lead the airport until his replacement has been found and will continue to follow up the development of the new terminal (T2).

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines commences new partnership  with Eavesway Travel Ltd.

Sep 11, 2013 16:39 BST Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines With effect from April 2014, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines will be working with Wigan-based Eavesway Travel Ltd., which has been established for over 70 years, as its preferred supplier of coach services for cruise guests. Route details and fares will be featured in Fred. Olsen’s ‘Worldwide Cruises 2014/15’ brochure, due to be launched in mid-September 2013.

Jamie Oliver spices up meetings at Scandic

Sep 11, 2013 07:55 BST Scandic Hotels Scandic, the Nordic region’s leading hotel chain is continuing its partnership with world-renowned chef Jamie Oliver. Earlier this year we launched the Summer and Kids menus that Jamie Oliver developed together with Scandic’s own chefs. Now it’s time to unveil Scandic’s Meeting and Conference menu.

Sep 10, 2013 14:51 BST HolidayTaxis.com Award-winning airport transfer provider, HolidayTaxis.com, this week announces the launch of its fully-responsive new website, set to make it easier than ever to book journeys from airports, cruise ports and rail stations in over 90 countries worldwide. With the new design, mobile and tablet users will find it as simple to browse transfer options as PC and laptop users (in just three clicks!).

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines welcomes back The Central Band of the Royal British Legion

Sep 09, 2013 15:30 BST Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines welcomes back The Central Band of the Royal British Legion on a 2014 'Baltic City Breaks' cruise