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Spanish cruise ports aim to hit 9.5 million passenger mark by 2020

Spanish cruise ports aim to hit 9.5 million passenger mark by 2020
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, March 24, 2017

Country's cruise ports welcomed a record 8.7 million passengers in 2016, a 0.6% rise from 2015

Dover Cruise Port to welcome 96 cruise calls in 2017

Dover Cruise Port to welcome 96 cruise calls in 2017
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, March 24, 2017

Several cruise lines will return to the popular UK port this season

Cruise Ireland ports expecting a record season in 2017

Cruise Ireland ports expecting a record season in 2017
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Ports across the whole island are set to welcome 300 cruise calls this year

Cruise Scotland welcomes six new members to cruise association

Cruise Scotland welcomes six new members to cruise association
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

New members join ahead of the association's eighth successive record-breaking season

Seabourn to offer Denali Experience during 2017 Alaska cruises

Seabourn to offer Denali Experience during 2017 Alaska cruises
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Four-day tour takes guests to Denali National Park and marks line's return to Alaska after 15 years

Saga Cruises renews commitment to Portsmouth International Port

Saga Cruises renews commitment to Portsmouth International Port
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, March 20, 2017

Saga Pearl II and Saga Sapphire will make a total of 15 calls at UK port in 2018

Saga Cruises to open Port of Cork's 2017 season

Saga Cruises to open Port of Cork's 2017 season
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, March 17, 2017

Irish port expects to host 65 ship calls and around 160,000 passengers and crew – more than in 2016

Med ports welcomed 27.4 million cruisers in 2016

Med ports welcomed 27.4 million cruisers in 2016
By Rebecca | Friday, March 17, 2017

MedCruise member ports hosted 13,467 cruise calls last year, according to new statistics

Prince Rupert to host biggest cruise season in six years

Prince Rupert to host biggest cruise season in six years
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Canadian cruise port will welcome 25 ships and 17,000 passengers in 2017

Cruise passenger numbers on the rise in Valencia

Cruise passenger numbers on the rise in Valencia
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Spanish cruise port aims to host 600,000 passengers and 250 stopovers per year by 2020

Passenger numbers hit all-time high in Britain in 2016

Passenger numbers hit all-time high in Britain in 2016
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

A total of 114 ships from 52 cruise lines brought a record 1.21 million cruisers to 55 UK ports

Port Everglades and Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. sign MOU

Port Everglades and Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. sign MOU
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Proposed deal will see cruise company berthing ships in US port until 2026 and a terminal renovation

Cruise Baltic focuses on growth as report reveals rising passenger calls

Cruise Baltic focuses on growth as report reveals rising passenger calls
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

More passengers are visiting the region than ever, according to Cruise Baltic’s Market Review 2017

Four cruise ships bring 10,000 guests to St. Kitts in one day

Four cruise ships bring 10,000 guests to St. Kitts in one day
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, March 13, 2017

This season the Caribbean island will host a record 391 calls and 1.13 million cruise passengers

Port of Helsinki opens new passenger ferry terminal

Port of Helsinki opens new passenger ferry terminal
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, March 13, 2017

New facility features an automated vessel mooring system from Cavotec

SCH to provide stevedoring services for Silversea at Southampton

SCH to provide stevedoring services for Silversea at Southampton
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, March 13, 2017

Operator will also continue to handle calls for Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. brands at UK port

Cruise and ferry passenger numbers rise in Portsmouth

Cruise and ferry passenger numbers rise in Portsmouth
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, March 10, 2017

UK port welcomed two million passengers for first time in five years in 2016

Royal Caribbean breaks ground on new Miami terminal

Royal Caribbean breaks ground on new Miami terminal
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, March 10, 2017

Facility to open in November 2018 when Allure of the Seas and new Symphony of the Seas arrive in US city

CruiseForth receives £79,000 of funding from Scottish Enterprise

CruiseForth receives £79,000 of funding from Scottish Enterprise
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, March 10, 2017

Funding to help grassroots initiative get more local businesses involved in Scotland's cruise market

Jamaica to host more than two million passengers in 2017

Jamaica to host more than two million passengers in 2017
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, March 10, 2017

Jamaica has developed new Cruise Jamaica initiative, which will be promoted at Seatrade Cruise Global