Ports and destinations news, features and events

Celebrity Apex to offer new and longer European voyages in 2020

Celebrity Apex to offer new and longer European voyages in 2020
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Friday, August 23, 2019

Passengers onboard the new Edge Class ship will visit Greece, Turkey, Italy, Portugal, Spain and more

55th MedCruise General Assembly

55th MedCruise General Assembly
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Thursday, August 22, 2019

1-4 October 2019; Antibes, France

Attendees will be able to take part in a range of regional meetings, business and networking sessions

Oceania Cruises launches new Go Local tours

Oceania Cruises launches new Go Local tours
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Friday, August 16, 2019

The immersive excursions aim to provide passengers with a more authentic cruise experience 

Windstar Cruises expands itineraries to new destinations in 2020 and 2021

Windstar Cruises expands itineraries to new destinations in 2020 and 2021
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Thursday, August 1, 2019

Small-ship cruise line will visit Australia, New Zealand, South Pacific Islands, Western Caribbean and more

Portsmouth International Port begins multimillion-pound berth extension

Portsmouth International Port begins multimillion-pound berth extension
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Longer cruise pier will enable the port to receive around 150,000 cruise passengers each year

Marseille Fos aims to become first 100% electric port in Mediterranean

Marseille Fos aims to become first 100% electric port in Mediterranean
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Thursday, July 25, 2019

French port is extending its shore power network to reduce air emissions

Global Ports Holding seeks partners for duty-free operations

Global Ports Holding seeks partners for duty-free operations
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Thursday, July 18, 2019

Applicants can submit proposals to manage the ports of Malaga, Zadar, Cagliari and Catania until 1 August

Windstar Cruises is to sail Down Under in 2020 and 2021

Windstar Cruises is to sail Down Under in 2020 and 2021
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Friday, July 12, 2019

Renovated Star Breeze will carry guests on immersive itineraries to Australia and New Zealand

Azamara expands pre- and post-voyage land programmes

Azamara expands pre- and post-voyage land programmes
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Thursday, July 4, 2019

Cruise line has also rebranded to reflect its dedication to the Destination Immersion brand

Oceania Cruises introduces new Sirena Exotic Collection

Oceania Cruises introduces new Sirena Exotic Collection
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Friday, June 28, 2019

Line will offer new itineraries to Arabia, India, Indonesia, Myanmar and The Holy Lands

SeaDream Yacht Club to sail to Israel for the first time in 2021

SeaDream Yacht Club to sail to Israel for the first time in 2021
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Thursday, June 27, 2019

The season will feature cruises to several new ports such as Ashdod and Haifa

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. and ITM Group create Holistica

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. and ITM Group create Holistica
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

New destination company will meet the needs of coastal communities, governments and travellers

Princess Cruises to extend Sapphire Princess’s Asia 2020 season

Princess Cruises to extend Sapphire Princess’s Asia 2020 season
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Thursday, June 20, 2019

Cruise line will offer a range of new itineraries before repositioning to Australia

Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum sets new attendance records

Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum sets new attendance records
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Thursday, June 13, 2019

Eastern Mediterranean expects cruise growth with Disney Cruise Line and MSC Cruises

Port de Balears: a year-round Spanish resort

Port de Balears: a year-round Spanish resort
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Tuesday, June 4, 2019

The port is driving the cruise business in the Balearic Islands with a calendar full of activities, excursions and festivities, even in winter

The port is driving cruise business with a year-round calendar of activities, excursions and festivities

Port of Galveston has the foresight for success

Port of Galveston has the foresight for success
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Thursday, May 30, 2019

Rodger Rees speaks with Elly Yates-Roberts about the Port of Galveston’s achievements and initiatives for further improvements

Rodger Rees speaks about the port's achievements and initiatives for further improvements

Brittany Ferries extends partnership with Portsmouth

Brittany Ferries extends partnership with Portsmouth
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Ferry operator will work with the port until 2031, in which time two new ships will homeport there

Port Canaveral and Disney Cruise Line extend partnership

Port Canaveral and Disney Cruise Line extend partnership
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Tuesday, May 28, 2019

New 20-year agreement will expand operations and homeport two of Disney’s new ships 

Cunard returns to Alaska with Queen Elizabeth in 2019

Cunard returns to Alaska with Queen Elizabeth in 2019
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Monday, May 27, 2019

The recently refurbished ship will offer 10-, 11- and 12-day roundtrip voyages from Vancouver

Windstar Cruises launches Alaska cruise season

Windstar Cruises launches Alaska cruise season
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Thursday, May 23, 2019

Guests can enjoy a range of activities, as well as home comforts onboard newly renovated Star Breeze