M.V. "ADONIA" one year in service with P & O CRUISES
The beautiful cruise ship "ADONIA" started her service with P & O CRUISES exactly one year ago tomorrow, she is the smallest of the current fleet and is also the latest addition to this prestigious Shipping Company. "ADONIA" was built in 2001 by the famous CHANTIERS DE L'ATLANTIQUE" for the long extinct RENAISSANCE CRUISES as the R EIGHT, she also sailed as the MINERVA II and the ROYAL PRINCESS before joining P & O, the ship was Christened on the 21.5.2011 by Dame Shirley Bassey. "ADONIA" is 30.277 GRT has capacity for just over 800 passengers and cruises at 18 knots, she is registered at Nassau.
"ADONIA" has a very intimate and cozy atmosphere aboard with an Old World Decor ambiance, as it can be seen here on these ANDERSONS Bar photos sent by our Friend Rui Agostinho, named after one of the founders of this World famous Shipping Company known for its service reputation of excellence, exactly 175 years ago, this is the year of P & O, for all the information and history of the company please visit www.poheritage.com/our-history Photos above of the ADONIA in Lisbon by VMF 29.4.2012