Ports and destinations news, features and events

MSC Cruises introduces MSC Lirica to the United Arab Emirates

MSC Cruises introduces MSC Lirica to the United Arab Emirates
By Elizabeth Robinson | Friday, January 19, 2018

Cruise line will offer longer itineraries, two overnight stays in Dubai and voyages to India 

Princess Cruises schedules sailings to support Caribbean communities

Princess Cruises schedules sailings to support Caribbean communities
By Elizabeth Robinson | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Cruises will feature optional activities such as rebuilding, beach clean-up and reforestation

Port of Kiel predicts record number of ship visits in 2018

Port of Kiel predicts record number of ship visits in 2018
By Elizabeth Robinson | Thursday, January 18, 2018

168 calls carrying a total of 600,000 passengers are expected at the German port this year

Why the Port of Cork is memorable and environmentally sustainable

Why the Port of Cork is memorable and environmentally sustainable
By Sean Dudley | Thursday, January 18, 2018

With industry awards and new opportunities around LNG emerging, it’s an exciting time at the Port of Cork

With new opportunities around LNG emerging, it’s an exciting time for the Irish port

2018 GreenPort Congress America

2018 GreenPort Congress America
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, January 18, 2018

16-18 May; Baltimore, Maryland, US

Ship operators will share sustainable development and environmental practices for ports and terminals

Carnival releases 2019-2020 itinerary for Carnival Triumph

Carnival releases 2019-2020 itinerary for Carnival Triumph
By Elizabeth Robinson | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Destinations include Caribbean, Bahamas, Bermuda, Canada, New England and the Panama Canal

How Sept-Îles maps the cruise guest experience

How Sept-Îles maps the cruise guest experience
By Sean Dudley | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

At Sept-Îles in Quebec, Canada, a shared framework is being harnessed to ensure the needs of visitors are met by every service provider

Canadian port uses a shared framework to ensure it meets the needs of visitors

Investing and expanding at the port of Valencia

Investing and expanding at the port of Valencia
By Jacqui Griffiths | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Plans for a new terminal promise to make sure more cruisers can enjoy Valencia’s attractions

Plans for a new terminal promise to make sure more cruisers can enjoy Valencia’s attractions 

Norwegian Bliss to sail from New York City in November 2019

Norwegian Bliss to sail from New York City in November 2019
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, January 15, 2018

New Norwegian ship will move to US city after sailing from Seattle and Miami

P&O Cruises Australia is on a high down under

P&O Cruises Australia is on a high down under
By Guest | Monday, January 15, 2018

Sture Myrmell, president of P&O Cruises Australia, shares his thoughts on the rapid cruise growth in Australasia with Anthony Pearce

Sture Myrmell shares his thoughts on the rapid cruise growth in Australasia 

Port of Galveston records its busiest month

Port of Galveston records its busiest month
By Elizabeth Robinson | Monday, January 15, 2018

113,488 passengers and 33 cruise ships were welcomed in December 2017

Silversea’s Silver Whisper begins 121-day voyage round the world

Silversea’s Silver Whisper begins 121-day voyage round the world
By Elizabeth Robinson | Friday, January 12, 2018

Destinations include the Pacific islands, Asia and Arabia before concluding in Rome

A friendly gateway to the great outdoors

A friendly gateway to the great outdoors
By Sean Dudley | Friday, January 12, 2018

Greater Victoria Harbour Authority is investing in its facilities to allow more visitors to take advantage of the host of activities and attractions Vancouver Island has to offer

Greater Victoria Harbour Authority is investing to allow more visitors to enjoy Vancouver Island 

Expanding the excitement to more cruise guests

Expanding the excitement to more cruise guests
By Sean Dudley | Thursday, January 11, 2018

Marlene Usher tells Sean Dudley about plans for a second cruise berth at Port of Sydney in Nova Scotia, Canada

Marlene Usher explains the plans for a second cruise berth at Port of Sydney in Nova Scotia, Canada

Pearl Seas Cruises to take guests to Bay of Fundy

Pearl Seas Cruises to take guests to Bay of Fundy
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Pearl Mist will offer three cruises to one of North America's 'seven wonders'

Costa Luminosa departs Venice for world tour

Costa Luminosa departs Venice for world tour
By Elizabeth Robinson | Monday, January 8, 2018

Cruise will take guests across three oceans, five continents and 41 destinations

Portland Port prepares for record-breaking season

Portland Port prepares for record-breaking season
By Elizabeth Robinson | Monday, January 8, 2018

32 cruise ships and 39,000 passengers and are expected to arrive in 2018 

The Caribbean Tourism Organization makes bold moves for a bright future

The Caribbean Tourism Organization makes bold moves for a bright future
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, January 8, 2018

The Caribbean Tourism Organization highlights how its new Rum Route initiative, cruise alliance and private island destinations are increasing the region’s cruise appeal

The association highlights how it's increasing the region’s cruise appeal

Norway’s cruise ports to host more than three million day visitors in 2018

Norway’s cruise ports to host more than three million day visitors in 2018
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, January 4, 2018

Country is fast becoming a year-round destination, which is boosting the number of ship calls

Buenos Aires reduces costs for larger cruise ships visiting the port

Buenos Aires reduces costs for larger cruise ships visiting the port
By Elizabeth Robinson | Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Argentina aims to welcome one million cruise guests in 2018-2019 season