Celebrity Cruises’ president and CEO, Lisa Lutoff-Perlo has confirmed that the Celebrity Apex, the second sship in the brand’s Edge Series, will make its long-awaited world debut in Greece this summer beginning June 19.
It will operate seven-night sailings roundtrip from Athens through... more ›
Association Disappointed By CDC’s April 2 Instructions
CLIA says that the additional cruise industry instructions issued April 2 by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) under the Framework for Conditional Sailing (CSO) are disappointing.
The cruise industry association argues that the new requirements are unduly burdensome,... more ›
Viking says that it is continuing to restart limited operations with a collection of sailings around Bermuda and Iceland beginning in June 2021.
As a result of strong demand among past Viking guests in the United Kingdom, Viking has also added two additional sailings of the England’s... more ›
In an effort to prioritize health and safety, Riviera River Cruises will require that all guests boarding its ships be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or present a negative test prior to travel when European river cruising restarts.
Guests who aren’t fully vaccinated will be offered a... more ›
Update: Cruise Company Outlines Plans For Sailings From Jamaica, Dominican Republic And Greece
Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. -- which operates the Norwegian Cruise Line, Oceania Cruises and Regent Seven Seas Cruises brands – has released details of a two-pronged plan for its long-awaited return to cruising this summer.
The cruise company unveiled a phased cruise resumption... more ›
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued the next phase of technical guidance under the Framework for Conditional Sailing Order (CSO) requiring cruise lines to establish agreements at ports where they intend to operate, implement routine testing of crew, and develop... more ›
With demand for small ship cruises increasing, Emerald Cruises has released details of its 2023 program for its new, ocean-going, 5-star luxury superyacht, Emerald Azzurra.
Along with sailings in the Mediterranean, Red, Aegean and Adriatic seas, Emerald Cruises’ 2023 collection will... more ›
Holland America is setting a course for the East Coast of North America in 2022, with sailings of Zaandam and Nieuw Statendam.
In fact, bookings are now open for May through October 2022 sailings that will allow passengers to discover why a cruise to Canada and New England is as much about... more ›
A ‘Wrong Move’ Could Damage Traveller Confidence
GlobalData is warning that Summer ‘Seacations’ – something that many cruise operators have jumped at in order to take advantage of the forecast surge in UK domestic holidays – should be operated with caution.
The data and analytics firm said that wrong moves such as a COVID-19... more ›
With demand expected to be strong, Tauck is setting a course to the Floriade International Horticultural Expo with its river cruises in 2022.
In 2012 – Floriade is held once every 10 years -- Tauck offered just a single itinerary visiting the expo, however, next year the event... more ›