Hosted in the world’s second largest cruise destination, the programme features two keynote opening sessions, followed by a robust schedule of panels tailored to Mediterranean cruising.
Pattern’s platform enables Variety Cruises to offer travel insurance products, including cancellation for a reason, baggage protection and weather protections embedded directly into the customer journey.
A celebration that will be attended by industry representatives on 29 June at the Rosalia de Castro Theatre.
President Luis Abinader and Minister David Collado highlighted the importance of the 28th FCCA conference for cruise tourism in the country.
Carnival will operate the ships, which will marry the great service, food and entertainment that Carnival’s guests enjoy with Costa’s Italian design features.
During two FAM trips, cruise line executives experienced good times, local delicacies and beautiful surroundings at 10 destinations in the Baltic Sea region.
Quark Expeditions has extended the Arctic 2022 season to the end of September.
Ship to be renamed Carnival Luminosa, sailing seasonally from Brisbane, Australia and then moving to Seattle for Alaska itineraries from May-September.
As the EU takes critical steps to deliver on its 2030 ambitions, cruise industry leaders and policymakers met today in Genoa to discuss implementation of the industry’s climate goals, latest innovations and investments, and the need for government investment.
The new Svalbard Express and North Cape Express itineraries will offer an elevated addition to the existing Coastal Express product. Guests will enjoy a new iconic experience along the Norwegian coast on board a fully refurbished MS Trollfjord, and in the case of Svalbard, the world’s northernmost permanent populated area.
Like AmaDahlia, AmaLilia will sail the immersive Secrets of Egypt & the Nile itinerary, offering an unparalleled 11-night cruise and land experience including a seven-night roundtrip river cruise from Luxor, paired with three nights pre- and one-night post-cruise stays in historic Cairo.
The third, and final, Star Plus Class yacht is now transformed and sailing again.
Zone to feature second seagoing restaurant by eorld-renowned chef and restaurateur Emeril Lagasse.
Sustainability is a top priority for CLIA as well as for the whole maritime industry, as Posidonia discussions confirm. CLIA members have committed to pursuing net zero carbon cruising by 2050 and in order to reach this goal they make significant investments in new, technologically updated vessels.
New marketing resources include an automated post-booking review tool, updated customizable assets and increased video content.
TProfile, which provides advanced Customer Experience Applications and CRM technology, will deliver a completely personalised customer experience, using the full suite of tools and applications.
On the new website, travelers can filter their searches to hone in on desired dates, ships, types and destinations under the Voyage feature.
The cruise company’s approach is closely aligned with Panama’s Sustainable Tourism Master Plan, which focuses on sustainable and unique experiences that connect with nature and authentic cultures, elements in which Panama maintains important competitive advantages.
Emerald Azzurra entered service on March 12 and is currently sailing an eight-day Croatia in Depth itinerary.
Overall, PPA S.A. is expecting within the fiscal year 2022 the arrival of 750 cruise ships, 66% of which will be homeported at the Port of Piraeus, while arrivals of new companies are also scheduled for 2022.
A choice of complimentary shore and Zodiac excursions as well as kayaking from the ship’s own marine platform will be available throughout each voyage.
Ship christened in namesake city in a ceremony steeped with tradition.
The Summit’s keynote meeting, the Heads of Government Meeting that will bring together destinations’ Ministers of Tourism and above with high-level executives from FCCA Member Lines, will also feature the initiative and Committee as one of its main focuses.
A fly-cruise is perfect if you want a memorable experience and do not mind catching a plane. There are numerous benefits of fly cruising. You get to your destination quickly, and you will be spoilt for cruise destinations.
The company announces its first-ever limited collection Wine Voyage, sails its popular itineraries in Greece, the Adriatic, Italy & Malta and other unforgettable destinations.
At their General Assembly, CruiseCopenhagen celebrated 30 years of developing and promoting the cruise industry in Denmark. The cruise network looks forward to a cruise year with 592 expected calls in Denmark and several sustainability initiatives.
Onboard Media enables Carnival guests to shop local highlighting Alaska Small Business Development Center plus made in Alaska and Silver Hand programs.
Americans caring more about the “With” rather than “Where” when planning vacations.
Guests can continue to book with confidence through cruise line’s flexible cancellation plan and new COVID-19 Protection Program.
Ship to offer stand out seven-night itineraries to the spectacular Eastern Mediterranean from its homeport in Piraeus.
World’s largest cruise company is first in cruise sector to join research and development center committed to facilitating and accelerating decarbonization of the global shipping industry.
Launches NFT Collection designed by renowned Brazilian visual artist Rubem Robierb. Each NFT includes an invitation for two to exclusive naming ceremony for new ship, Celebrity Beyond, this November in Fort Lauderdale.
David Giersdorf will serve as acting president for a term of up to 18 months.
Some of the other features of the strategic partnership include a focus on converting cruise guests to stay-over visitors, promoting summer cruising, engaging travel agents, creating consumer demand and developing a destination service needs assessment that will detail strengths, opportunities, and needs.
Four select 2022 itineraries through celebrated wine regions now feature wine hosts from Europe.
Holland America Line will cancel additional voyages and reaccommodate booked guests to allow for the longer Volendam charter.
Report revamps Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Framework, highlights efforts to reduce emissions on ship and at port.
Virgin Voyages’ newest lady ship, Valiant Lady, cruises into new homeport of Barcelona ahead of inaugural Mediterranean season. Virgin Voyages sees UK bookings uplift of 174% year-over-year, indicating a strong return to cruising in 2022.
Despite two years of COVID-19 with almost no calls, the Cruise Baltic Sustainability Report 2021 shows the cruise network’s continuous commitment to making cruising in the Baltic Sea region as sustainable as possible.
Once fully rebranded, Queen Elizabeth 2 will undoubtedly become a landmark property for the MGallery brand and Dubai overall.
Trailblazing Gymnast will officially name Celebrity Cruises' groundbreaking ship this November.
Josh Weinstein, currently Chief Operations Officer for the company, will assume the role of President and CEO of Carnival Corporation & plc.
Adam Ceserano, formerly the Senior Vice President, has been appointed as the President.
Oosterdam to sail a full season of Mediterranean cruises before heading to South America.
Carnival Corporation installs nearly 600 advanced biodigester machines across its global fleet. Investment in green food waste processing technology to naturally break down food waste supports company’s waste management objectives, as part of long-term sustainability goals.
Since the launch of the Itinerary Planner last year, Cruise Baltic and Cruise Norway have reviewed the Itinerary Planner to improve the planning tool, making it even more convenient to include ports in Norway and the Baltic Sea region in the itinerary.