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Carnival Cruise Line adding more embarkation enhancements as it commits to current protocols

Tue, 25 Jan 2022 08:59:00 +0200

Carnival said it will continue to operate under its current protocols, sailing vaccinated voyages, requiring pre-embarkation testing and following onboard indoor mask requirements until further notice.

Cruise & Hospitality Marketing veteran, Robert Castro, joins Scenic Group USA as Senior Director of Marketing

Mon, 24 Jan 2022 10:38:00 +0200

Robert Castro spent more than 11 years in cruise marketing starting with Carnival, then Royal Caribbean and most recently with Silversea as their Senior Director of Marketing – Americas.

Holland America Line extends worry-free promise through September to book a cruise

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 09:25:00 +0200

Cruise line will continue to operate vaccinated voyages with enhanced COVID-19 protocols.

Carnival Cruise Line resumes guest operations from Chareston with Carnival Sunshine

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 12:27:00 +0200

Carnival Sunshine is sailing year-round from Charleston, offering a variety of cruises to The Bahamas and the Caribbean.

Reuniting the international cruise industry - Seatrade Cruise Global returns to Miami

Mon, 17 Jan 2022 11:15:00 +0200

Seatrade Cruise Global 2022 is expected to welcome more than 10,000 attendees, representing 80+ cruise line brands and 500+ exhibitors from over 140 countries.

Norwegian Cruise Line introduces Norwegian Viva

Fri, 14 Jan 2022 10:44:00 +0200

Launching June 2023, Norwegian Viva to Homeport in Four Marquee Mediterranean Destinations: Lisbon, Portugal; Venice (Trieste) and Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy; and Athens (Piraeus), Greece.

Scenic visits all seven continents in 2023/2024 season; Introduces Scenic Eclipse II

Fri, 14 Jan 2022 09:14:00 +0200

Fly-cruise Antarctica, Kimberly Coastline, and Russian High Arctic highlight the many adventures.

Scenic Luxury Cruises choses De Wave Group as major contractor for Scenic Eclipse II

Tue, 11 Jan 2022 10:11:00 +0200

Double-digit million-euro contract for ultra-luxury suites and technical areas entrusted to cruise ship outfitting leader.

What are the top destinations for a luxury cruise?

Tue, 11 Jan 2022 09:07:00 +0200

The following information will take a look at the top destinations for a luxury cruise.

SeaDream Yacht Club announces 2023 private charter opportunities

Thu, 06 Jan 2022 09:49:00 +0200

SeaDream Yacht Club boasts 20 years of experience organizing private charters with the highest level of service, customized itineraries, onboard entertainment, 5-star dining, and impressive events for discerning travelers worldwide.

Things to do and see in Perth, Australia

Wed, 05 Jan 2022 09:40:00 +0200

Perth is an ideal location for an outdoor adventure, situated on the banks of the Swan River with a line of beautiful beaches close.

Scenic eclipse returns to Antarctica starting January 2022

Tue, 04 Jan 2022 10:06:00 +0200

2-for-1 Business Class flights for guests booking Jan-March 2022 Antarctica cabins.  

CruiseCopenhagen strives to turn Copenhagen into a year-round cruise destination

Mon, 03 Jan 2022 09:13:00 +0200

For cruise lines visiting Copenhagen in the shoulder season and off-season, it means port discounts, more space at the port and at the attractions.

New Year maiden cruise of Swan Hellenic’s SH Minerva launches new era

Fri, 31 Dec 2021 10:02:00 +0200

Cultural expedition cruise pioneer’s purpose-designed new ship has left Ushuaia on a stunning 9-day New Year celebration Antarctic cruise.

CLIA statement regarding CDC elevating to Level 4 warning against cruise travel

Fri, 31 Dec 2021 09:47:00 +0200

Cruise ships offer a highly controlled environment with science-backed measures, known testing and vaccination levels far above other venues or modes of transportation and travel, and significantly lower incidence rates than land, says CLIA.

Royal Caribbean Group provides update on COVID-19, Omicron variant impact

Fri, 31 Dec 2021 09:25:00 +0200

Load factors for sailings in the first half of 2022 remain below historical levels, as expected. However, sailings for the second half of 2022 continue to be booked within historical ranges, at higher prices with and without Future Cruise Credits (FCCs), with strong demand from the critical U.S. market.

Holland America Line’s Zuiderdam resumes service from Port of San Diego

Mon, 27 Dec 2021 10:20:00 +0200

Zuiderdam’s crew celebrated the return in holiday spirit with sleighbells ringing and Santa and his elves on hand to open embarkation and welcome guests back on board.

Carnival Cruise Line introduces "Funderstruck", new marketing campaign

Thu, 23 Dec 2021 12:00:00 +0200

Built upon Carnival’s brand platform Choose Fun, the company introduces an entirely new word – Funderstruck – to describe the unmistakable feeling uniquely experienced when choosing fun on Carnival.

Carnival Corporation celebrates opening of Dubai Harbour Cruise Terminal

Wed, 22 Dec 2021 10:54:00 +0200

First dedicated, purpose-built cruise port in the region welcomes two cruise passenger ships for the first time – AIDAbella and Costa Firenze from company’s AIDA Cruises and Costa Cruises brands – marking the resumption of cruises homeporting from Dubai.  

FCCA to relaunch award-winning marketing and strategic destinations partnership campaign

Tue, 21 Dec 2021 11:26:00 +0200

FCCA will also apply new ways to utilize its numerous resources and contacts to actualize both the specific destination goals and the increase of overall travel demand for its partners.

Bremenports selects Adelte's Seaport passenger boarding bridges for the Columbus Cruise Center in Bremerhaven

Fri, 17 Dec 2021 10:50:00 +0200

The contract for three new and significantly larger boarding bridges is part of a modernization project to enlarge the quay of the Cruise Terminal with 20 meters into the river Weser

Cruise Excellence Awards' grand gala in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Wed, 15 Dec 2021 12:13:00 +0200

Nearly 200 guests enjoyed the 14th edition at the Hotel Santa Catalina in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.  

Holland America Line appoints Bill Zucker Vice President of Public Relations and Communications

Tue, 14 Dec 2021 11:15:00 +0200

Former agency executive to lead the company’s communications strategy.

Holland America Line names Kacy Cole Vice President of Marketing & E-commerce

Mon, 13 Dec 2021 11:20:00 +0200

Cole brings more than 20 years of digital, integrated and consumer marketing experience to the cruise line.  

Renascent Swan Hellenic’s SH Minerva sets sail for Antarctica

Thu, 09 Dec 2021 12:02:00 +0200

The cultural expedition cruise pioneer’s purpose-designed new ship is on her way to Ushuaia ready for a New Year maiden Antarctic cruise departing 29th December.  

A future of cleaner air in the Baltin Sea

Wed, 08 Dec 2021 10:15:00 +0200

A new study commissioned by Cruise Baltic shows that several ports in the Baltic Sea region have decided to invest in shore power facilities.

MSC Lirica to homeport in Piraeus for Summer 2022

Wed, 08 Dec 2021 10:07:00 +0200

Embarkation available for first time in Greece; New 7-night East Mediterranean itinerary with three other passenger embarkation ports.

North American demand for cruises on the rise for ‘early adopters’ as travel restrictions lift

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 10:00:00 +0200

Warm destinations remain high on cruise travelers’ priorities; Both young and old interested in cruising again.

Pleasant Holidays adds Pearl Seas Cruises for Canadian maritimes, Great Lakes, St. Lawrence Seaway and East Coast

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 10:40:00 +0200

Carrying a maximum of 210 guests, Pearl Seas Cruises small ship voyages include fine dining showcasing locally sourced ingredients, enriching onboard activities and entertainment, and spacious staterooms complete with sliding glass doors that lead to private balconies with panoramic views.  

Meetings between CLIA and Greek government underline the cruise sector priorities for 2022

Mon, 29 Nov 2021 11:41:00 +0200

CLIA committed to work jointly with the Government on improving port operations and tourism practices of popular cruise ports and tourism destinations.  

CruiseCopenhagen unveils new 2024 strategy

Mon, 29 Nov 2021 11:04:00 +0200

CruiseCopenhagen aims to contribute to sustainable growth with new 2024 strategy. The framework of the strategy is the UN Sustainable Development Goals, ensuring that sustainability is a central factor of the strategy.  

Swan Hellenic confirms christening of SH Minerva

Thu, 25 Nov 2021 10:05:00 +0200

SH Minerva is scheduled to depart the shipyard early next week.  

Nieuw Statendam returns to South Florida cruising and marks Holland America Line’s fifth ship to reenter service

Wed, 24 Nov 2021 10:31:00 +0200

The ship marks the fifth Holland America Line vessel to reenter service, joining Rotterdam, Koningsdam, Eurodam and Nieuw Amsterdam.

Dream Vacations, CruiseOne and Cruises Inc. celebrate overcoming adversity at National Conference

Wed, 24 Nov 2021 10:12:00 +0200

2021 accomplishments celebrated and more than $115,000 raised for Make-A-Wish.

Azamara announces new five-month world voyage

Mon, 22 Nov 2021 10:21:00 +0200

The once-in-a-lifetime sailing will bring guests to over 40 countries on six continents.

Celebrated Paratriathelete names new Royal Caribbean Ship, Odyssey of the Seas

Fri, 19 Nov 2021 10:34:00 +0200

The cruise line's first Bahamian Godmother honored at Naming Ceremony in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

The cruise industry recovers strongly, commited to decarbonisation and sustainability

Fri, 19 Nov 2021 10:10:00 +0200

The eleventh edition of the International Cruise Summit in Madrid concludes with much optimism in the sector with a view to 2022, after having demonstrated during 2021 the strength of its COVID-19 protocols, the most demanding in the world.

The International Cruise Summit forcasts a cruise boom in 2022 with more than 30 new ships to be launched

Thu, 18 Nov 2021 11:16:00 +0200

By the end of 2021, the major cruise lines will have an average of 80% of their fleet operational, and 33 new ships will be launched in 2022, 13 of them large ships.

Port Authority of Jamaica and it opartners bolster cruise shipping restart

Wed, 17 Nov 2021 09:39:00 +0200

First call to historic Falmouth Port since COVID-19.

Central Holidays announces debut of newest, ultra-luxe Nile river cruise ship – HS Nebu

Wed, 17 Nov 2021 09:19:00 +0200

The new vessel is specifically designed for the North American market, brimming with amazing features and amenities for guests’ supreme comfort and convenience, including spacious staterooms with French balconies and plush linens, the highest safety standards, Wi-Fi, and much more.

Carnival Cruise Line announced brand-new Excel-Class ship coming to Galveston in 2023

Tue, 16 Nov 2021 09:16:00 +0200

Carnival Jubilee will bring LNG Energy Platform, Roller Coaster and New Dining, Entertainment and Accommodations Inspired by Mardi Gras That Debuted in July. Announcement Comes the Same Day That Carnival Confirms That Its Entire U.S. Fleet Will be Back in Guest Operations by March 2022.  

Richard Fain stepping down as CEO of the Royal Caribbean Group, Jason Liberty named to succeed him

Mon, 15 Nov 2021 11:10:00 +0200

The third-longest serving CEO among current S&P 500 leaders, Fain's storied career is defined by the innovations he championed involving every aspect of cruising.

Carnival announces senior officers for Carnival Radiance

Mon, 15 Nov 2021 10:59:00 +0200

Ship set to debut in Long Beach, Calif. on Dec. 13 following extensive transformation.

Celebrity Cruises continues its "Journey WonderFULL"

Thu, 11 Nov 2021 10:43:00 +0200

Ten Celebrity Cruises' ships, 70 percent of the line's fleet, now sailing to a variety of destinations. Celebrity Reflection and Celebrity Constellation to homeport from Fort Lauderdale and Tampa Bay, respectively. Ships will sail Caribbean itineraries through spring 2022; then, popular European destinations for summer 2022.

CLIA releases 2021 Environmental Technologies and Practices Inventory and Oxford Economics Environmental Report

Wed, 10 Nov 2021 12:01:00 +0200

Annual report shows continued commitment to responsible tourism practices and progress on development and implementation of new environmental technologies.

A new Apex reached for U.S. cruises

Tue, 09 Nov 2021 10:41:00 +0200

New ship features innovative outward-facing design; cantilevered Magic Carpet; unique two-story villa accommodations and staterooms with infinite verandas; 29 distinct restaurant bars and lounges; unmatched spa and wellness programs designed by industry experts; new luxury retail boutiques at sea from Montblanc, Bvlgari, Cartier an

Key milestone reached for Emerald Cruises with keel laying on newest superyacht

Fri, 05 Nov 2021 11:30:00 +0200

Emerald Sakara will become brand’s second superyacht when she launches in 2023.