Norwegian Cruise Line 2018 Australian TV Commercial
Norwegian Cruise Line launched its first ever television advertising campaign in Australia this weekend, part of its largest campaign investment to date and further solidifying the cruise line’s commitment to the region. (etbtravelnews.global)
Another new expedition cruise brand is eyeing start-up operations as Arctic Cruise Line has a ship design ready to go, and hopes to be in service by 2021, according to Gert Brask, CEO. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
Luxury cruise line Cunard today released a video that showcases the iconic transatlantic experience on flagship ocean liner Queen Mary 2. Guests featured in the video describe the line’s signature seven-night Transatlantic Crossing, which travels between New York and London, as a unique and unforgettable way to escape day-to-day life.
Two ships in the Aegean Sea this summer present Celestyal Cruises’ strengths, with the Crystal on a week-long program and the Olympia featuring three- and four-day sailings. Both vessels offer a Greek, port-intensive product. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
The cruise industry is in the midst of a strong upturn with increasing demand extending the booking curve and contributing to rising prices and earnings as well as record new ship construction orders. (maritime-executive.com)
Scenic Luxury Cruises and Tours, working with PBS National Sales, is sponsoring the fifth season of the hit TV show The Great British Baking Show. Also known as The Great British Bake Off in the United Kingdom, the TV show is one of BBC’s most popular programs. (travelagentcentral.com)
Just in time for the kickoff of the world’s most popular sporting event, Carnival Corporation & plc today announced it is creating a World Cup programming collection for OceanView™, its digital streaming channel.
Symphony of the Seas is Officially Delivered: Royal Caribbean Welcomes World’s Largest Ship
Thirty-six months, 4,700 shipbuilders and crew, and one common goal: to deliver the ultimate family adventure. Royal Caribbean International honored the instrumental project team of Symphony of the Seas during the highly anticipated delivery event at STX France shipyard in Saint-Nazaire, France. Michael Bayley, President and CEO of Royal Caribbean International, Richard Fain, Chairman and CEO of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., and Laurent Castaing, General Manager of STX France, led the traditional flag-changing ceremony, which symbolizes the ship’s official delivery from the ship builder to Royal Caribbean.
For the second time, Cunard flagship Queen Mary 2 will be featured on Vacation Creation with Tommy Davidson and Andrea Feczko, which airs on Saturday, February 17 on ABC stations in select markets around the country. Tommy Davidson, known for his role in “In Living Color,” hosts alongside travel expert and YouTube sensation Andrea Feczko.
U by Uniworld has announced the details on the river cruise line’s “U Get The Rose” travel package that recreates moments from the episode of The Bachelor in France that aired on February 5. U by Uniworld’s ship, The B, served as the home for the remaining bachelorettes during that episode, marking the first time a cruise has ever been featured on the show. (travelagentcentral.com)