How new brand Virgin Voyages is creating a new cruising concept

How new brand Virgin Voyages is creating a new cruising concept
By Susan Parker | Friday, July 20, 2018

Virgin Voyages is on its way. Work has already been started on the first ship and, true to form, the brand is doing things differently, Tom McAlpin tells Susan Parker

Virgin Voyages is on its way and, true to form, the brand is doing things differently, says Tom McAlpin

Lindblad Expeditions plans to order new polar expedition cruise ship

Lindblad Expeditions plans to order new polar expedition cruise ship
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, July 20, 2018

New vessel to debut in 2021 to meet customer demand for authentic expedition travel

Two Regent Seven Seas Cruises ships help Portland Port make history

Two Regent Seven Seas Cruises ships help Portland Port make history
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, July 20, 2018

UK port hosts simultaneous call by two cruise ships from the same cruise line for the first time

Cindy D'Aoust to step down as president and CEO of CLIA

Cindy D'Aoust to step down as president and CEO of CLIA
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, July 20, 2018

D'Aoust has held the position for two years and will remain in place until her successor is appointed

The key to success in the quest for operational excellence

The key to success in the quest for operational excellence
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, July 19, 2018

The operations managers of the major cruise and ferry brands face multiple challenges in keeping their fleets afloat. Michele Witthaus finds out what’s top of the agenda for three of them

We ask Stena Teknik, Genting Cruise Lines and Scandlines how they keep their fleets afloat

Norwegian Joy to reposition from China to Alaska in spring 2019

Norwegian Joy to reposition from China to Alaska in spring 2019
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Ship is one of several Norwegian vessels being redeployed to meet customer demand 

Celebrity Cruises to invest US$500 million to upgrade entire fleet

Celebrity Cruises to invest US$500 million to upgrade entire fleet
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

All vessels will be revitalised with venues inspired by those on the new Celebrity Edge

Sun Princess returns to the waves with new livery and venues

Sun Princess returns to the waves with new livery and venues
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Vessel renovated in Singapore as part of Princess Cruises' fleet-wide ‘Come Back New Promise’

Wightlink prepares to welcome first hybrid battery ferry

Wightlink prepares to welcome first hybrid battery ferry
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Victoria of Wight has left Cemre shipyard in Turley and will arrive in her new UK home early this August

HRH The Duchess of Cornwall to christen Red Jet 7

HRH The Duchess of Cornwall to christen Red Jet 7
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Red Funnel's new high-speed ferry will be inaugurated on the Isle of Wight on 24 July 2018

St. Kitts welcomes one millionth cruise passenger

St. Kitts welcomes one millionth cruise passenger
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Record number of cruise visitors elevates the Caribbean island to marquee port status

AIDA launches competition to find godparent family for AIDAnova

AIDA launches competition to find godparent family for AIDAnova
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Families consisting of two to five people can apply for the role via German newspaper Bild am Sonntag

Bacardi and Lonely Whale to cut one billion plastic straws by 2020

Bacardi and Lonely Whale to cut one billion plastic straws by 2020
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, July 16, 2018

Organisations embark on new programme to reduce single-use plastic on ships and onshore

Two Holland America ships to offer extended Hawaii voyages

Two Holland America ships to offer extended Hawaii voyages
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, July 16, 2018

Eurodam and Amsterdam will offer departures from ports in the US and Canada in 2018-2019

How Finnlines is making its ferries fit for the future

How Finnlines is making its ferries fit for the future
By Guest | Monday, July 16, 2018

Emanuele Grimaldi discusses Finnlines’ vessel upgrades, environmental efforts and recent successes with Sandra Speares

Emanuele Grimaldi discusses vessel upgrades, environmental efforts and recent successes

Ponant names Le Lapérouse in Hafnarfjörður

Ponant names Le Lapérouse in Hafnarfjörður
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, July 13, 2018

First of the line's new Explorer Series has started service and will be joined by five sister ships by 2020