Actress Shay Mitchell named as Royal Caribbean’s new Adventurist

Actress Shay Mitchell named as Royal Caribbean’s new Adventurist
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, August 21, 2017

Mitchell will help the line to develop a series of destination experiences for Caribbean cruises

Gateway to the Norwegian fjords

Gateway to the Norwegian fjords
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, August 21, 2017

Efficient services, modern facilities and close proximity to multiple tourist attractions – the Port of Bergen provides the ideal place for cruise guests to start their Norwegian adventure

 The Port of Bergen allows cruise guests to start their Norwegian adventure

Norwegian Bliss to offer several at-sea firsts

Norwegian Bliss to offer several at-sea firsts
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, August 18, 2017

We highlight the dining and entertainment concepts on Norwegian's newbuild

Carnival adds five more Cuba sailings for 2018

Carnival adds five more Cuba sailings for 2018
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, August 18, 2017

All five voyages include a day call and overnight in Havana, Cuba's capital city

Game-changing interior design

Game-changing interior design
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, August 18, 2017

Following the completion of Crystal Mozart, design firm AD Associates has quietly carved a niche for itself within the luxury marine sector

AD Associates has carved a niche for itself after completing Crystal Mozart

Hapag-Lloyd Cruises’ Bremen receives Polar Ship Certificate

Hapag-Lloyd Cruises’ Bremen receives Polar Ship Certificate
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, August 17, 2017

First passenger ship in the world to comply with Polar Code, which will be mandatory from January 2018

Speedcast to provide communication services for Fred. Olsen

Speedcast to provide communication services for Fred. Olsen
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, August 17, 2017

Guests and crew on Balmoral, Braemar, Boudicca and Black Watch will all benefit 

Entertainment for all

Entertainment for all
By Lindsay James | Thursday, August 17, 2017

Offering star-studded live shows, dedicated TV channels and artisan dining experiences, today’s cruise lines are competing to create the ultimate onboard entertainment offering. Lindsay James reports

Today’s cruise lines are competing to create the ultimate onboard entertainment 

Four Regent Seven Seas Cruises ships to offer 118 new sailings in 2019-2020

Four Regent Seven Seas Cruises ships to offer 118 new sailings in 2019-2020
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

The cruises will call in the Mediterranean, Northern Europe, Alaska, Canada, the Caribbean, and Asia 

Royal Caribbean to name Quantum Ultra class ship Spectrum of the Seas

Royal Caribbean to name Quantum Ultra class ship Spectrum of the Seas
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Name revealed as Meyer Werft cuts the first piece of steel for the new cruise ship

Entering new markets

Entering new markets
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

After building its first passenger ferry and securing a second newbuild contract in 2016, Turkey’s Cemre Shipyard is already making a name for itself in the ferry sector

After securing a second newbuild contract, Turkey’s Cemre Shipyard makes a name for itself 

Opera singer Anna-Maria Kaufmann to name Crystal Bach

Opera singer Anna-Maria Kaufmann to name Crystal Bach
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

New European river ship will be christened on 20 August during a call in Rüdesheim, Germany

Diverse delights

Diverse delights
By Sean Dudley | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Sean Dudley speaks to Ports of Jersey’s Myra Shacklady to find out what makes the island so enticing for cruise passengers

Myra Shacklady explains what makes the island enticing for cruise passengers 

Montreal Port Authority opens shore power facility at new cruise terminal

Montreal Port Authority opens shore power facility at new cruise terminal
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, August 14, 2017

Shore power is expected to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the port by 2,800 tonnes per year

Discovering Dominica

Discovering Dominica
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, August 14, 2017

Benoit Bardouille predicts Dominica’s cruise numbers will continue to rise as the island’s tourism authority diversifies its shore excursion programme and collaborates more closely with cruise lines

Benoit Bardouille predicts Dominica’s cruise numbers will continue to rise 


Four cruise ships to make simultaneous calls in Kiel

Four cruise ships to make simultaneous calls in Kiel
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, August 11, 2017

AIDA Cruises, Holland America and MSC Cruises will bring 23,000 passengers to the German port