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Seabourn unveils 2021 season in Alaska and British Columbia

Seabourn unveils 2021 season in Alaska and British Columbia

Seabourn Cruises

By Alex Smith | 15 January 2021

Seabourn Odyssey will sail new seven-day itineraries between Juneau and Vancouver

Inspiring itineraries for the future of cruising

Inspiring itineraries for the future of cruising
By Rebecca Gibson | 15 January 2021

Rebecca Gibson asks three cruise line executives to share how they will create compelling cruises that will entice travellers back to the seas in 2021 and beyond

Three cruise line executives hare how they will create cruises that entice travellers back to the seas

The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection prepares for inaugural season

The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection prepares for inaugural season
By Alex Smith | 13 January 2021

As the company looks forward to welcoming the first guests onboard Evrima, Douglas Prothero discusses the development of its unique itineraries 

In anticipation of Evrima’s first guests, Douglas Prothero discusses the firm’s unique itineraries

How the Port of Galveston is weathering the storm

How the Port of Galveston is weathering the storm
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 January 2021

The Port of Galveston is improving its transport and mobility services in preparation for when sailing resumes and to continue its economic contributions to the region

The port is improving its transport and mobility services in preparation for when sailing resumes

An Alaskan adventure for Holland America Line

An Alaskan adventure for Holland America Line
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 11 January 2021

Paul Grigsby discusses the cruise line’s 2021 itinerary offerings and why the US state of Alaska has stolen his heart

Paul Grigsby discusses the cruise line’s 2021 itineraries and why Alaska has stolen his heart

Preparing Australia for a stronger cruising future

Preparing Australia for a stronger cruising future
By Jill Abel | 07 January 2021

The Australian Cruise Association has been collaborating with its members and other partners to improve Australia’s port infrastructure and develop plans for safely resuming cruising

The Australian Cruise Association and its members have worked to improve port infrastructure

Preparing for a successful new year of cruising

Preparing for a successful new year of cruising
By Claus Bødker | 05 January 2021

Cruise Baltic’s 30 ports and destination members are developing new protocols to ensure they can safely welcome cruise ships and their guests in March next year

Cruise Baltic’s members are developing protocols to ensure they can safely welcome cruise ships

Why Cork is an essential port of call for cruise ships

Why Cork is an essential port of call for cruise ships
By Alex Smith | 22 December 2020

Home to Ireland’s only dedicated cruise berth, Cork Harbour offers a wealth of activities for cruise passengers

The city is Ireland’s only dedicated cruise berth and offers various activities for cruise passengers

Why Lindblad Expeditions is a pioneering explorer

Why Lindblad Expeditions is a pioneering explorer
By Rebecca Gibson | 18 December 2020

Lindblad Expeditions is renowned as one of the world’s foremost expedition cruise operators, but what makes its voyages authentic? Rebecca Gibson asks Jeremy Lindblad

Rebecca Gibson asks Jeremy Lindblad about what makes the operator’s voyages authentic

Cruising to the world's most unforgettable locations

Cruising to the world's most unforgettable locations
By Alex Smith | 17 December 2020

Unesco’s Ernesto Ottone R. explains to Alex Smith why World Heritage Sites have captured the imaginations of countless travellers, and how the cruise industry can help continue this legacy

Ernesto Ottone R. explains why World Heritage Sites capture the imaginations of travellers

Reaching extraordinary horizons with Seabourn

Reaching extraordinary horizons with Seabourn
By Jon Ingleton | 15 December 2020

Seabourn is revered for itineraries that surprise and delight. Jon Ingleton asks Josh Leibowitz about stepping into the top end of the expedition sector and taking passengers to extraordinary places

Jon Ingleton asks Josh Leibowitz about stepping into the top end of the expedition sector

Cyprus launches tender process for Greek ferry link

Cyprus launches tender process for Greek ferry link

Cyprus Shipping Deputy Ministry

By Alex Smith | 14 December 2020

The connection between the two countries will be re-established for the first time since 2000

Greater Victoria Harbour Authority to proceed with shore power project

Greater Victoria Harbour Authority to proceed with shore power project

Greater Victoria Harbour Authority

By Alex Smith | 10 December 2020

New infrastructure could result in a 46 per cent reduction of emissions at Victoria Cruise Terminal

MedCruise launches marketing campaign showcasing Mediterranean

MedCruise launches marketing campaign showcasing Mediterranean

MedCruise

By Alex Smith | 08 December 2020

New strategy aims to support industry as it works towards the resumption of sailing

Lyttelton Port’s new cruise berth officially opens

Lyttelton Port’s new cruise berth officially opens
By Alex Smith | 30 November 2020

The development is New Zealand’s first purpose-built cruise ship facility

MSC Cruises to restart operations in Japan in 2021

MSC Cruises to restart operations in Japan in 2021

MSC Cruises

By Alex Smith | 27 November 2020

The company is the first international cruise line to receive a certificate of compliance from ClassNK

Brymor Group starts building new cruise terminal in Southampton

Brymor Group starts building new cruise terminal in Southampton

Brymor Group

By Rebecca Gibson | 26 November 2020

New facility will open at Southampton’s Western Docks in time for the 2021 season 

Port of Southampton to build fifth cruise terminal

Port of Southampton to build fifth cruise terminal

Associated British Ports

By Rebecca Gibson | 25 November 2020

MSC Cruises and Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings have also partnered with the port 

New issue of Cruise & Ferry Itinerary Planning out now!

New issue of Cruise & Ferry Itinerary Planning out now!
By Rebecca Gibson | 24 November 2020

Hear from stakeholders involved in designing and executing exciting cruise itineraries around the world

Global Ports Holding receives concession for Taranto

Global Ports Holding receives concession for Taranto

Global Ports Holding

By Alex Smith | 23 November 2020

The operator will manage cruise services at the Italian port

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