The Southern Environmental Law Center on Thursday called for the State Ports Authority to move its proposed cruise ship terminal away from the city’s Historic District and to Veterans Terminal in North Charleston. (postandcourier.com)
Charleston port officials, environmentalists disagree over viability of cruise ships at Veterans Terminalmaggio 27th, 2016
Global Cruise Market: 2016 Edition research report talks about the industry that has evolved from a small segment of the oceanic passenger market into a complete and complex vacation business.
The 300m cruise ship arrived into Dublin Port around 6.30am today as part of a transatlantic voyage from Florida to Dover, England. (independent.ie)
The luxurious two-level Cloud 9 Spa features an array of chill-worthy amenities, including Carnival’s first infrared sauna and Hammam Chamber, as well as special “experience showers” that provide a soothing fragrance element, a large heated whirlpool, four steam chambers and a high-tech indoor cycling studio.
The 254-passenger Aranui 5 offers ample opportunity for guests to immerse themselves in Polynesian culture. Among the shore experiences offered throughout the voyage is the once-in-a-lifetime chance to get a traditional Polynesian tattoo by a native artist in the region known as the birthplace of tattooing.
Suppliers and travel agents will have a prime opportunity to increase their business with the cruise industry because some of the new features at the 23rd annual FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show.
American Cruise Lines has announced its newest ship, the America, has started its inaugural season on the Mississippi River. The maiden voyage took place on May 7th as a round-trip cruise, to and from New Orleans, LA. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
From June 10th onward, all eyes in the world of football will be on France, and the guests aboard AIDA ships will be at the party too, cheering on and celebrating their favorite teams.
On board Cunard’s newly rejuvenated flagship Queen Mary 2, passengers will now be able to indulge in a unique collection of 450 fine wines, including the highly sought after California Screaming Eagle at $4,500 per bottle, which is to be served by the glass for the very first time.
Cruise ships are floating cities at sea that carry thousands of passengers and crew – and could be at risk from potential terrorist attacks. (abc7.com)
Several calls per year is a modest reality of Vladivostok neighboring a market which boasts about a thousand of cruise routes. Roman Shchepov, Deputy Director General of Erma, exclusive agent of all cruise ships in Vladivostok throughout its international history, talks through specific features of cruise business. (en.portnews.ru)
Last fall, Princess Cruises raised the curtain on a new musical revue titled Magic to Do, from the Oscar, Grammy and Tony award-winning composer of Wicked, Pippin and Godspell Stephen Schwartz.
Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) announced the launch of the Samsonite Referral Program for North America CLIA Travel Agency and Individual Agent Members.
Royal Caribbean Cruises announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with STX France to build a fifth Oasis-class ship for delivery in the Spring of 2021, and two additional Edge-class ships scheduled for delivery in the Fall of each of 2021 and 2022. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
Princess Cruises’ Red, White & Blue Sale features cruise deal savings on cruise vacations departing from North America to the Caribbean, California Coast, Mexico, Canada & New England, Panama Canal and the Hawaiian Islands.
The Pearl Mist cruise ship, which brought visitors to downtown Holland, will not dock in Holland this summer. The city was passed over this year as a port for the cruise ship due to its docking facilities and one-lane channel, said Sally Laukitis, Holland Visitors Bureau executive director. (hollandsentinel.com)
Carnival Corporation & plc announced it is partnering with PHD, a leading Omnicom advertising agency, to handle all media planning and buying for seven of its 10 global cruise brands in North America and the United Kingdom.
As part of this partnership, Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Eurowings, Lufthansa and SWISS agreed to offer discounted rates to those traveling to Odessa for the 48th MedCruise General Assembly being held in June. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
A record 66,152 New Zealanders plied the world’s oceans on a cruise holiday in 2015 with a 10 per cent leap in passenger numbers helping to make the country one of the world’s top performing markets, according to a new report released today.