Larry Pimentel, president and CEO of Azamara Club Cruises, talks about his cruise line’s destination-focused experiences and more. (travelpulse.com)
Archive for the ‘Interview / Video / TV’ Category
Azamara Club Cruises is launching a new ad campaign, which will include the brand’s first-ever TV commercial. (travelagentcentral.com)
For its 175th anniversary, Cunard has created an animated timeline on its website that highlights iconic moments in the cruise line’s history. (travelagentcentral.com)
Bill Panoff, president and CEO of Fort Lauderdale-based PPI Group, began his career as a cruise director. (travelpulse.com)
Experience.tv: Hapag-Lloyd Cruises launches its new-format corporate film for international market placeThursday, January 8th, 2015
The new series of Experience.tv films focuses primarily on the 5-stars- plus* EUROPA 2, revealing the concept of the 500-passenger ship and its facilities.
When the Quantum of the Seas started revenue service in November, it also became the first ship with all video content being delivered in high definition. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
Carnival Corporation today announced it will unveil the first TV commercial from its new multi-brand national marketing initiative during Super Bowl XLIX airing on Sunday, Feb. 1, on NBC. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
Walk through the Ocean Endeavour, poke into the rooms, check out the dining room, take a look at the pool and hot tub – all from the comfort of home.
P&O’s new flagship glides effortlessly through the water on her first sea trial after floating out of the shipyard where she was built near Trieste, Italy. (mirror.co.uk)
Watch as Quantum of the Seas is officially named with performances by triple-threat actress and godmother Kristin Chenoweth as well as Earth Harp musician, William Close.
Now open on Quantum of the Seas, Jamie’s Italian offers guests a casual Italian dining option. From the restaurants signature planks of Italian antipasti to delicate handmade pasta, this new restaurant is a must try for foodies.
Has NBC been inspired by the Love Boat and approved a new comedy series set on a cruise ship? According to reports, a cruise ship comedy is in the works, supposedly called Port of Miami. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
After much anticipation, Holland America Line has unveiled a video rendering of its new ship, Koningsdam. (cruisecritic.com)
Quantum of the Seas’ has finished the TransAtlantic crossing and has arrived in her homeport, of Cape Liberty, New Jersey. See arrival video “Quantum of the Seas Sails Into New York Harbor: Smart Ship Completes TransAtlantic Crossing.”
Viking River Cruises extended its partnership with the MASTERPIECE series, providing more hours of programming on PBS stations in 2015. (travelagentcentral.com)
First is our Southampton Arrival video, “Quantum of the Seas Sets Sail: First Stop, Southampton UK” which focuses in on the gracious welcoming of Quantum at her first port of call – Southampton, UK.
A New Royal Caribbean Video has launched – “Bionic Bartending: Quantum of the Seas’ Robots Serve Precision Straight Up”Saturday, October 25th, 2014
The video features another Royal Caribbean first at sea – the robot bartenders at the Bionic Bar! These robotic bartenders are an incredible addition to the SMARTSHIP, Quantum of the Seas.
When Thomas Cook announced it was opening a string of specialist cruise stores earlier this month it signalled a renewed focus on a sector it once dominated. (travelweekly.co.uk)
The video takes a deep look at the recent Quantum of the Seas conveyance with insight from the Quantum of the Seas’ Captain Felix Srecko.
European Waterways has released a beautiful new video showcasing their cruise of Italy aboard La Bella Vita. (allthingscruise.com)
Royal Caribbean partnered with artist Lawrence Argent to bring his next creation “From Afar” alive on Quantum of the Seas.
Guy Young, president of Uniworld Boutique River Cruises, talks about luxury, inclusiveness and what his company delivers to guests. (travelpulse.com)
Costa Concordia’s refloat is complete, and the shipwreck is now being towed to Italy’s mainland to be scrapped. (cruisecritic.com)
M/Y Grace yacht looks as young and elegant today as Princess Grace Kelly did when she honeymooned aboard her in the 1950s. Watch the movie and experience her elegance on a Luxury Galapagos Cruise with Quasar Expeditions.
Bradenton Herald reporter Sara Kennedy talks with Bay News 9 about a report addressing what to do when cruise ships are too large to sail beneath the Sunshine Skyway Bridge. (bradenton.com)
Carnival Cruise Lines is launching a fun and engaging new “How To” video series to give viewers an inside look at the line’s signature recipes, fun-filled tips, special guests and vacation-inspired ideas. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
A new four-minute video tells the story of the recent multi-million dollar refit that took place aboard Cunard Line’s Queen Elizabeth. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
MSC Cruises has launched a compelling new video clip called Keep On Discovering, which celebrates the life-enriching pleasure of cruising while paying tongue-in-cheek homage to the forgotten follies of youth.
MSC Cruises is reported to be considering a return to the UK after a break next year and to have a 137,000 gross ton Fantasia class ship based in Southampton by 2017. (cruisebusiness.com)
Gordon Dirker, the new managing director-North America for Hurtigruten, is settling in at the company’s new U.S. headquarters in Seattle. (travelpulse.com)
A recent episode of American network Fox’s New Girl could not have pleased CLIA and the general cruise industry. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
Avalon Waterways is upping its game in Asia, building two new riverboats that will include signature features found on its European vessels. (travelpulse.com)