Cruise & Ferry Itinerary Planning 2024

5 78 Cruise Norway hosts a familiarisation trip to highlight some of Norway’s southernmost ports and destinations 82 MedCruise ports have achieved significant growth in both 2022 and the first half of 2023, pointing to a return to pre-pandemic records 85 Sarah Rumley of the Atlantic Canada Cruise Association speaks about Atlantic Canada’s unique appeal and record-breaking 2023 season 86 Great Lakes St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation’s Rebecca Yackley on why the Great Lakes is an attractive cruise destination Regional spotlight 88 Representatives from cruise lines share why they offer itineraries in and around Asia and share what guests can expect when sailing in the diverse region Association highlights 64 The Great Lakes, St. Lawrence River and Atlantic Canada is a vast and varied region offering a multitude of experiences for cruise guest 72 CFIP reports on the key updates shared at the MedCruise General Assembly in Bulgaria in October 2023 75 Cruise Baltic’s Louise Røssell details how the Baltic Sea region is promoting responsible cruising 76 Klaus Bondam of CruiseCopenhagen explains why Denmark is an attractive destination for Baltic Sea cruises 88 Cruise & Ferry is proud to partner with the following organisations to support and promote their global visions and objectives The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) is the Caribbean’s tourism development agency comprising membership of 27 countries and territories, as well as a myriad of private sector allied members. CLIA is the world’s largest cruise association and is dedicated to the promotion and growth of the cruise industry. CLIA was formed in 1975 in response to a need for an association to promote the special benefits of cruising. www.cruising.orgen-gb Interferry is the only shipping association representing the ferry industry worldwide There are currently 220 members (representing approximately 500 individuals) from 34 countries. The International Federation of Interior Architects/ Designers is the global authority for professional interior architecture and design organisations. It provides a forum for exchanging and developing knowledge and experience in education, research and practice. The World Ocean Council is a global, cross-sector alliance committed to promoting corporate ocean responsibility. It brings together over 35,000 ocean industry and media stakeholders from around the world to collaborate on responsible use of the seas. Established in Beijing in 2012, World Tourism Cities Federation (WTCF) is a non-profit international organisation whose members include many major cities and tourism-related institutions. Ports and destinations Europe 93 Visit Guernsey 94 Orkney Harbours Mediterranean 95 Port of Tarragona Asia 96 Okinawa Convention & Visitors Bureau North America 99 PortMiami 100 Port of Seattle 102 Tourism Prince Edward Island Featured ports & destinations 105 Our guide to some of the most popular ports and destinations in the world