Author: Lindsay James

Lindsay has worked in publishing and advertising for well over a decade, and wouldn’t want to be anywhere else. On a daily basis she can be found interviewing CEOs, writing features for a wide variety of magazines, producing copy for marketing collateral, organising content and meeting tight production schedules.

Dover: A destination for the future

Dover: A destination for the future
By Lindsay James | Friday, March 3, 2017

With destination immersion at the heart of today’s itinerary planning, nowhere is more naturally prepared to offer a unique, once in a lifetime experience than Dover – the cruise gateway to England

UK port offers a unique, once in a lifetime experience and it's the cruise gateway to England

Dominica: Think all, do all

Dominica: Think all, do all
By Lindsay James | Thursday, March 2, 2017

Deslyn Simon, tourism information officer at Discover Dominica Authority, explains the many opportunities offered by the popular Caribbean island

Discover Dominica Authority's Deslyn Simon outlines the opportunities on the popular Caribbean island

Discover Cornwall’s spectacular hidden treasures

Discover Cornwall’s spectacular hidden treasures
By Lindsay James | Monday, February 27, 2017

Mix a mild, sub-tropical climate with a stunning coastline and beautiful countryside and you have the perfect destination. Port Operations Director at Falmouth docks, Drystan Jones, tells us more

Drystan Jones tells us why Falmouth is the perfect cruise destination

An exceptional experience in the Atlantic Ocean

An exceptional experience in the Atlantic Ocean
By Lindsay James | Friday, February 24, 2017

Situated at the heart of the Atlantic Ocean, Madeira Islands offer a world of possibilities for exploration

Situated at the heart of the Atlantic Ocean, Madeira Islands offer a world of possibilities for exploration

A multi-faceted island that is ripe for discovery

A multi-faceted island that is ripe for discovery
By Lindsay James | Friday, February 24, 2017

Tenerife remains a popular destination for European cruise visitors, especially during the winter months

Tenerife remains a popular destination for European cruise visitors, especially during the winter months

An unforgettable cruise escape

An unforgettable cruise escape
By Lindsay James | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

A rich combination of history, culture and landscape makes Jersey a perfect port of call

A rich combination of history, culture and landscape makes Jersey a perfect port of call

Cruising at the periphery of Western Europe

Cruising at the periphery of Western Europe
By Lindsay James | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Captain Brian Sheridan, Galway’s port harbour master and deputy CEO, explains why he believes that Ireland has the most idyllic cruising coastline in Western Europe

Galway port's Brian Sheridan shares why Ireland has the most idyllic cruising coastline in Western Europe

The importance of offering new cruise experiences

The importance of offering new cruise experiences
By Lindsay James | Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Martin Lister, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ Itinerary and Experience Development Manager, tells Lindsay James how he meets the challenge of creating new and exciting itineraries year after year

Martin Lister explains how Fred. Olsen creates new and exciting itineraries year after year

Moving the global cruise industry forward together

Moving the global cruise industry forward together
By Lindsay James | Tuesday, February 7, 2017

We speak to cruise associations to find out what they would like to see cruise lines doing better in order to support their members and to help achieve their cruise industry goals

Cruise associations share how they would like cruise lines to help achieve their cruise industry goals

Planning exciting itineraries for the future

Planning exciting itineraries for the future
By Lindsay James | Friday, February 3, 2017

Representatives from leading cruise lines explain how they meet the ongoing challenge of creating original and exciting itineraries and tell us what to expect in the coming year

Representatives from leading cruise lines explain how they create original itineraries

A place to see history unfold in Ireland

A place to see history unfold in Ireland
By Lindsay James | Friday, February 3, 2017

Lynn Cahill, Tourism Officer for the Port of Waterford, outlines the historic attractions that can be found in Ireland’s oldest city

Lynn Cahill outlines the historic attractions that can be found in Ireland’s oldest city, Waterford

Creating exceptional destination experiences

Creating exceptional destination experiences
By Lindsay James | Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Anita Jane Hodson of Crystal Cruises speaks to Lindsay James about how a collaborative approach can help to create great itineraries

Anita Jane Hodson of Crystal Cruises shares how a collaborative approach creates great itineraries

Understanding what cruise customers need

Understanding what cruise customers need
By Lindsay James | Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Holland America Line’s Linda Springmann tells Lindsay James about the ongoing challenges of creating new itineraries

Holland America Line’s Linda Springmann talks about the challenges of creating new itineraries

Sailing a steady course to Norway

Sailing a steady course to Norway
By Lindsay James | Monday, January 30, 2017

Norway is proving to be an increasingly popular destination for cruise ships, topping travellers' bucket lists for a number of reasons

Norway is an increasingly popular destination for cruise ships, topping bucket lists for various reasons

Exceeding expectations every time at Carnival Cruise Line

Exceeding expectations every time at Carnival Cruise Line
By Lindsay James | Monday, January 30, 2017

Ugo Savino, Carnival Cruise Line’s Fleet Deployment Manager, explains why successful itinerary planning is an art that requires years of experience to master

Ugo Savino explains why successful itinerary planning requires years of experience to master

Reinventing the destination experience

Reinventing the destination experience
By Lindsay James | Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Shorex companies and tourist boards tell us about the current trends in shore excursions

Shorex companies and tourist boards tell us about the current trends in shore excursions

Setting new sustainability standards for cruising

Setting new sustainability standards for cruising
By Lindsay James | Tuesday, December 20, 2016

While the rising popularity of cruise holidays is a huge benefit to the industry, the associated environmental impact presents a significant shortcoming. With this in mind, ports are going to great lengths to help cruise ships in their sustainability endeavours

Ports are going to great lengths to help cruise ships in their sustainability endeavours

Experts in onboard exhilaration

Experts in onboard exhilaration
By Lindsay James | Thursday, December 1, 2016

Rainer Maelzer, Managing Director at wiegand.maelzer, tells Lindsay James what it takes to create the tallest slide at sea

Rainer Maelzer at wiegand.maelzer, tells us what it takes to create the tallest slide at sea

Setting new sustainability standards for cruise ports

Setting new sustainability standards for cruise ports
By Lindsay James | Monday, September 26, 2016

While the rising popularity of cruise holidays is a huge benefit to the industry, the associated environmental impact presents a significant shortcoming. With this in mind, ports are going to great lengths to help cruise ships in their sustainability endeavours

Ports are going to great lengths to help cruise ships in their sustainability endeavours

Creating an island experience on board the Texelstroom

Creating an island experience on board the Texelstroom
By Lindsay James | Monday, July 4, 2016

The 1,750-passenger, 350-vehicle, double ended ferry boasts unique design features