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This is Wales: immersive experiences for all cruise guests

This is Wales: immersive experiences for all cruise guests

Visit Wales

By Alice Chambers | 13 September 2022

From zip-lining to foraging on the seashore and taking a craft class, the immersive shore experiences created by Cruise Wales and its partners are suitable for all cruise guests

Cruise Wales’s shore excursions include zip-lining, foraging, craft classes, and more much

CroisiEurope introduces three new cruises for ocean ship

CroisiEurope introduces three new cruises for ocean ship

CroisiEurope/Alexandre Sattler

By Alex Smith | 23 August 2022

La Belle des Océans will reposition from the Mediterranean to the Canary Islands

Regent Seven Seas Cruises to sail 160 new itineraries in 2024-2025

Regent Seven Seas Cruises to sail 160 new itineraries in 2024-2025

Unsplash/@ofbekdemir

By Alice Chambers | 15 August 2022

Schedule includes Seven Seas Grandeur’s maiden voyage, Eco-connect and Behind the Design Tours

Lindblad Expeditions offers two new 2023 itineraries onboard Sea Cloud

Lindblad Expeditions offers two new 2023 itineraries onboard Sea Cloud

Lindblad Expeditions

By Alex Smith | 12 July 2022

The tall ship will sail to the Western Mediterranean and the coasts of Croatia and Slovenia

Resorts World Cruises adds Kuala Lumpur embarkations

Resorts World Cruises adds Kuala Lumpur embarkations

Resorts World Cruises

By Alex Smith | 11 July 2022

Guests will be able to sail on two, three, or seven-night cruises from 18 July

Holland America records growing demand for Alaska cruises

Holland America records growing demand for Alaska cruises

Holland America Line

By Alice Chambers | 05 July 2022

Cruise line receives highest bookings for the state since before the pandemic

Atlas Ocean Voyages to homeport in Panama during 2022-2023

Atlas Ocean Voyages to homeport in Panama during 2022-2023

Atlas Ocean Voyages

By Alex Smith | 07 June 2022

The cruise line will run at least four new homeport operations throughout the cruise season

The natural and popular choice for a cruise destination

The natural and popular choice for a cruise destination
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 June 2022

Verdant landscapes coupled with a rich, diverse culture have made the Guadeloupe Islands a popular cruise destination

The Guadeloupe Islands offer verdant landscapes coupled with a rich and diverse culture

Le Bellot: Bringing French class to cruising

Le Bellot: Bringing French class to cruising
By Richard Humphreys | 31 May 2022

Richard Humphreys sails on Ponant’s newest Explorer ship ahead of its christening ceremony in Honfleur

Richard Humphreys sails on Ponant’s newest Explorer ship ahead of its christening ceremony in Honfleur

Valiant Lady to head to Barcelona for the summer season

Valiant Lady to head to Barcelona for the summer season

Virgin Voyages

By Alice Chambers | 12 May 2022

Virgin Voyages’ second ship will offer seven-night itineraries across the Mediterranean

A new way to travel the USA with domestic coastal cruises

A new way to travel the USA with domestic coastal cruises
By Alice Chambers | 12 May 2022

Charles B. Robertson talks with Alice Chambers about American Cruise Lines’ upcoming Project Blue fleet, which will debut in 2023

Charles B. Robertson discusses American Cruise Lines’ Project Blue fleet, which will debut in 2023

MSC Cruises to minimise environmental impact of excursions

MSC Cruises to minimise environmental impact of excursions

MSC Cruises

By Alex Smith | 10 May 2022

The summer programme will total nearly 1,400 tours, the cruise line’s largest ever offering

Cunard reveals cruise itineraries for October 2023 to May 2024

Cunard reveals cruise itineraries for October 2023 to May 2024

Cunard

By Alice Chambers | 05 May 2022

The scheduled cruises vary from two-night city breaks to a 108-night world voyage

Cruise Baltic and Cruise Norway release update for Itinerary Planner

Cruise Baltic and Cruise Norway release update for Itinerary Planner

Cruise Baltic

By Alex Smith | 04 May 2022

The tool can be used by cruise lines to check port availability and congestion levels for their itineraries

Pioneering cultural and educational explorations in remote regions

Pioneering cultural and educational explorations in remote regions
By Alice Chambers | 28 April 2022

Andrea Zito gives Alice Chambers an insight into what guests can expect from Swan Hellenic’s new fleet and itineraries

Andrea Zito provides an insight into what guests can expect from Swan Hellenic’s new fleet

Creating compelling cruises from scratch

Creating compelling cruises from scratch
By Alex Smith | 19 April 2022

Michelle Lupino of Ambassador Cruise Line tells Alex Smith how the company has built itineraries that will deliver a compelling experience for guests during its inaugural season

Michelle Lupino of Ambassador Cruise Line explains how the company has built its inagural itineraries 

Hurtigruten Expeditions to offer 150 different itineraries in 2023-2024

Hurtigruten Expeditions to offer 150 different itineraries in 2023-2024

Hurtigruten/Yuri Matisse Choufour

By Alex Smith | 12 April 2022

The season will feature the widest selection of itineraries in Hurtigruten’s history

A pioneering voyage for MSC Cruises in the Red Sea and Saudi Arabia

A pioneering voyage for MSC Cruises in the Red Sea and Saudi Arabia
By Alex Smith | 11 April 2022

Elisabetta De Nardo of MSC Cruises talks with Alex Smith about the success of the cruise line’s first deployment in the Red Sea and what makes the region such a special place to cruise

Elisabetta De Nardo talks about the success of the brand’s first deployment in the Red Sea

MSC Cruises partners with Going to create Stay & Cruise packages

MSC Cruises partners with Going to create Stay & Cruise packages

MSC Cruises

By Rebecca Gibson | 08 April 2022

Guests can spend two days in Venice or Athens before embarking on their cruises this summer

Oceania Cruises to introduce new solo staterooms and shore excursions

Oceania Cruises to introduce new solo staterooms and shore excursions

Oceania Cruises

By Alex Smith | 05 April 2022

New additions have been developed as part of the OceaniaNEXT fleet modernisation initiative

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