Cruise news

The world’s ocean, expedition and river cruise lines must evolve constantly to ensure they can meet the demands and expectations of their guests, ports and destinations and regulatory bodies. From ordering new cruise ships, to refitting and upgrading existing vessels, and creating new onboard and onshore experiences, the cruise lines always have news to share.

AmaWaterways chooses first British godmother for newest ship

AmaWaterways chooses first British godmother for newest ship
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, January 21, 2019

Advantage Travel Partnership CEO Julia Lo Bue-Said will name AmaDouro this April

A golden age for cruising in the Mediterranean and Black Sea

A golden age for cruising in the Mediterranean and Black Sea
By Jon Ingleton | Monday, January 21, 2019

Predictions suggest ports in these areas will soon bounce back. Jon Ingleton reports on the topics discussed at the 2018 MedCruise General Assembly

Jon Ingleton reports on the topics discussed at the 2018 MedCruise General Assembly

Why business is booming at Tillberg Design of Sweden

Why business is booming at Tillberg Design of Sweden
By Lindsay James | Monday, January 21, 2019

With an enviable client list spanning some of the biggest names in the cruise industry, business is thriving. Lindsay James spoke to Fredrik Johansson to find out more

Fredrik Johansson discusses the firm’s success and its enviable client list spanning some of the biggest names in the cruise industry

Virgin Voyages' to add RockStar Suites to first ship Scarlet Lady

Virgin Voyages' to add RockStar Suites to first ship Scarlet Lady
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, January 21, 2019

The 78 suites have been designed to offer "rebellious luxe" by Tom Dixon’s Design Research Studio

First port of call: profitable deployments

First port of call: profitable deployments
By Rebecca Lambert | Friday, January 18, 2019

Holland America Line’s Simon Douwes discusses the importance of balancing port visits with time at sea

Holland America Line’s Simon Douwes discusses the importance of balancing port visits with time at sea

YSA Design transforms Nieuw Statendam into art gallery

YSA Design transforms Nieuw Statendam into art gallery
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Friday, January 18, 2019

Holland America Line’s newest cruise ship features around 2,500 original artworks

MSC Cruises reveals new details about Ocean Cay

MSC Cruises reveals new details about Ocean Cay
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Friday, January 18, 2019

The marine reserve will feature bars, lagoons, separate beach areas and shops

MSC Cruises: building a legacy to last

MSC Cruises: building a legacy to last
By Guest | Thursday, January 17, 2019

Sam Ballard asks Gianni Onorato about the company’s meteoric expansion and environmental strategies

Gianni Onorato discusses the company’s meteoric expansion and environmental strategies

Quark Expeditions launches six new itineraries for 2020

Quark Expeditions launches six new itineraries for 2020
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Voyages will include popular Arctic and Sub Arctic islands and remote regions such as the Russian Arctic

Regent Seven Seas orders sixth all-suite cruise ship from Fincantieri

Regent Seven Seas orders sixth all-suite cruise ship from Fincantieri
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

New vessel will be built as a sister to Seven Seas Explorer and Seven Seas Splendor and debut in 2023

Portland Port set to smash cruise records in 2019

Portland Port set to smash cruise records in 2019
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

UK port will host more than 60,000 passengers and 44 ships, including 11 newcomers

UK cruise industry growing despite Brexit, says CLIA

UK cruise industry growing despite Brexit, says CLIA
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

British Government and Association of British Travel Agents have also reassured passengers 

Creating memories with Celebrity Cruises

Creating memories with Celebrity Cruises
By Guest | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Susan Bonner tells Charlie Game how the Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd brand is increasing revenue by delivering a luxurious onboard experience

Susan Bonner on how the brand is increasing revenue with a luxurious onboard experience

Saifee Ship Spare Parts & Ship Chandlers: an ideal partner

Saifee Ship Spare Parts & Ship Chandlers: an ideal partner
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Idris Shahpurwalla tells Rebecca Gibson how Saifee Ship Spare Parts & Ship Chandlers manages and executes wholesale distribution services for cruise operators with retail efficiency

Idris Shahpurwalla discusses how Saifee manages wholesale distribution services for cruise lines

AD Associates to work on Crystal Diamond interiors

AD Associates to work on Crystal Diamond interiors
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, January 14, 2019

Crystal Cruises chooses long-standing design partner for first new ocean cruise ships since 2003

Bordeaux offers cruise guests a compelling holiday combination

Bordeaux offers cruise guests a compelling holiday combination
By Jacqui Griffiths | Monday, January 14, 2019

The world’s wine capital is attracting a growing number of maritime and river cruises

The world’s wine capital is attracting a growing number of maritime and river cruises

Parametric creativity at SMC Design

Parametric creativity at SMC Design
By Jon Ingleton | Monday, January 14, 2019

Jon Ingleton asked the London-based team about its mathematical process-orientated approach to interior design planning

We ask the team about its mathematical process-orientated approach to interior design planning

A leader in delivering experiential cruise travel

A leader in delivering experiential cruise travel
By Jacqui Griffiths | Friday, January 11, 2019

Dan Blanchard, CEO of UnCruise Adventures, tells Jacqui Griffiths how the company delivers unique experiential adventure travel

Dan Blanchard outlines how UnCruise Adventures delivers unique adventure travel

Zen Cruises launches new cruise brand in India

Zen Cruises launches new cruise brand in India
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, January 10, 2019

Jalesh Cruises to offer both domestic and international itineraries from April 2019

Making dining distinctive onboard cruise ships

Making dining distinctive onboard cruise ships
By Jacqui Griffiths | Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Today’s sea travellers expect exciting food and beverage options to suit their personal tastes. Jacqui Griffiths asks leading operators how they deliver the perfect mix

Operators share how they deliver the perfect food and beverage options to suit guests' personal tastes