Emerald Waterways has upped the ante in 2018, adding 17 new EmeraldACTIVE excursions and programs for passengers on nine of its most popular European itineraries.
With the growing popularity of river cruising – on that's catching on with younger travellers – Emerald Waterways introduced... more ›
Princess Cruises has unveiled details of its 2018-2019 Americas cruise itineraries – including sailings to the Caribbean, Panama Canal, Mexico, Hawaii, the California Coast, and Alaska.
Now on sale, the upcoming season includes 12 ships, sailing to over 70 destinations on more than 40 unique... more ›
CLIA Releases Global Passenger Results For 2016
CLIA reports that 24.7 million travellers cruised in 2016, surpassing its previous projections for ocean cruise passengers of 24.2 million.
For 2017, based on current new vessel launch schedule and expected regional deployment, CLIA is projecting another positive year of growth for the... more ›
Avalon Waterways Unveils 16 Festive Cruises For 2018
Avalon Waterways is offering passengers a different way to see Europe, unveiling 16 festive cruises for 2018, offering them a chance to experience the sights, smells and tastes of Central Europe’s Christmas markets.
Stéphanie Bishop, managing director for Avalon Waterways Canadian office,... more ›
Five Cruise Lines Sailing To Virtuoso 2018 Symposium
Five competing cruise lines are joining forces to host the industry's top executives at Virtuoso's 2018 Symposium in the Netherlands.
Each of the five lines will dedicate one ship to accommodate Symposium attendees and all will follow an identical itinerary.
Participating cruise lines... more ›
Celestyal Cruises has launched a new website inviting travellers to “Recharge, Renew, Relax.”
Created to provide the best-possible user experience, the redesigned site, now compatible with all browsers and mobile devices, offers visitors a faster, simpler booking process and a... more ›
In a move designed to further elevate its award-winning entertainment offerings across the fleet, Carnival Cruise Line unveiled “Carnival Studios,” a state-of-the-art 44,500-sq.-ft. rehearsal venue in Davie, Fla., near the company’s Miami headquarters.
Three years in the making,... more ›
New Program Designed in Partnership with MPI
Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) reports that travel agents can now expand their business with its new “Meetings & Events at Sea Certificate Program.”
The program, designed in partnership with Meetings Professional International (MPI), allows agents to become an expert... more ›
Holland America's Newest Ship Set For December 2018 Delivery
Bookings are open for the Premiere Voyage and 2018-19 inaugural Caribbean cruise season of Holland America Line’s Nieuw Statendam.
Due for delivery Dec. 1, 2018, the second Pinnacle Class ship in the fleet is currently under construction at Fincantieri’s Marghera shipyard in... more ›
Luxury line Silversea Cruises has launched a new group sales program offering more choices, more flexibility and more time for travel agents to get results.
The upgraded program is available for new group bookings on all 2017 and 2018 voyages.
New incentives designed to help agents grow... more ›