Cruise news

MSC Fantasia earns MED certificate following scrubber installation

MSC Fantasia earns MED certificate following scrubber installation
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Yara Marine Technologies’ hybrid scrubber will enable ship to meet sulphur limits

Cork to welcome first call from Disney Cruise Line in 2018

Cork to welcome first call from Disney Cruise Line in 2018
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Irish port will make maiden visit to Irish port as part of new seven-night British Isles cruise

Saga Cruises releases interior designs for new vessel

Saga Cruises releases interior designs for new vessel
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Newbuild to have all-balcony cabins, speciality restaurants, a spa, a Britannia Lounge and more

Oceania Cruises offers six new itineraries to Cuba

Oceania Cruises offers six new itineraries to Cuba
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, February 20, 2017

Insignia will sail from PortMiami to Cuba in November and December 2017

Palma de Mallorca to host AIDAperla christening

Palma de Mallorca to host AIDAperla christening
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, February 17, 2017

AIDA Cruises ship will sail Western Mediterranean cruises from the Spanish city this summer

CLIA hosts first Executive Partner Conference in London

CLIA hosts first Executive Partner Conference in London
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, February 13, 2017

Two back-to-back forums focused on ports and destinations, and technical and regulatory topics

Silver Discoverer to sail expedition cruises on the Kimberley Coast

Silver Discoverer to sail expedition cruises on the Kimberley Coast
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, February 13, 2017

Silversea guests will be able to see the Bungle Bungles, several waterfalls and marine wildlife

Tarragona secures first-ever extended homeporting deal

Tarragona secures first-ever extended homeporting deal
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, February 10, 2017

Costa neoRiviera will sail 17 departures form the Spanish port this summer

MSC Divina to star in new TV show in the UK

MSC Divina to star in new TV show in the UK
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, February 10, 2017

The four-part Cruising With Jane McDonald series will air on Channel 5

Cruise passenger numbers increase at Port of Piraeus

Cruise passenger numbers increase at Port of Piraeus
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Greek port hosted 10% more cruise visitors in 2016 than it did in 2015

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

Silversea signs two-year homeporting deal with Port Everglades

Silversea signs two-year homeporting deal with Port Everglades
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, February 6, 2017

Silver Muse, Silver Spirit, Silver Whisper and Silver Wind will all berth at the Florida port

Fincantieri holds coin ceremony for MSC Seaview

Fincantieri holds coin ceremony for MSC Seaview
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, February 3, 2017

Ship is the second in MSC Cruises’ Seaside Class and will debut in June 2018

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

Arctic Kingdom to help Crystal plan 2017 Northwest Passage sailing

Arctic Kingdom to help Crystal plan 2017 Northwest Passage sailing
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, February 2, 2017

Arctic travel experts will help the cruise line develop onboard activities and shore excursions

MSC Cruises and ARTA develop LNG bunkering system

MSC Cruises and ARTA develop LNG bunkering system
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, February 2, 2017

System will be used by the line’s four new LNG-powered World Class ships

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

Azamara introduces Stay Longer, Experience More programme

Azamara introduces Stay Longer, Experience More programme
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, February 1, 2017

New destination programme aims to immerse guests in destinations worldwide