P&O Cruises’ £500 million new ship Britannia took to the ocean for the first time yesterday, starting sea trials off Italy.
The vessel, due to be named and launched in a ceremony in Southampton in a March, is the first British ship to have a cookery school, which will be run by celebrity chef James Martin.
The state-of-the-art ship will carry Britain’s biggest art collection at sea, a multi-million pound collection of more than 6000 pieces of original artwork.
The sea trails will continue this week before Britannia returns to its shipyard in Italy for final fitting out.
This is a community-moderated forum.
All post are the individual views of the respective commenter and are not the expressed views of Travel Weekly.
By posting your comments you agree to accept our Terms & Conditions.