It can take five years for the first order of cruise ship made from the Chinese shipyard, and another five years for the delivery, predicts Carnival Corporation & plc CEO Arnold Donald. (cruisebusiness.com)
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Royal Caribbean International is launching new TV commercials with music from “We Will Rock You,” the Queen musical now playing on its new Anthem of the Seas cruise ship. (travelpulse.com)
The design icon behind the newest addition to the Seabourn fleet, Seabourn Encore, shares his vision in a new video released by the award-winning ultra-luxury cruise line. (phx.corporate-ir.net)
The British cruise market should resume growth this year after a drop in 2014, said Stuart Leven, Managing Director of Royal Caribbean International UK & Ireland. (more…)
Video. Anthem Of The Seas Arrives In Southampton: Royal Caribbean Introduces its Next Great AdventureSaturday, April 18th, 2015
Check out Royal Caribbean’s newest adventure, the world’s most technologically advanced ship is now sailing from her homeport in Southampton, UK, through October where she will sail to the Mediterranean and Canary Islands.
Azamara Club Cruises has announced a new, 360-degree virtual reality experience for travel agents and clients to use in vacation planning: Azamara 3DI. (more…)
Cruise3sixty, the annual training and educational conference created by Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), gets under way later this month in Greater Fort Lauderdale. Approximately 1,200 agents are expected to attend. (travelagentcentral.com)
Jason Montague, President and COO of Regent Seven Seas Cruises, gives a rundown of the amenities Regent Seven Seas Explorer, set to debut in 2016. (travelpulse.com)
MTN Communications (MTN) announces another maritime industry first with the launch of its high-definition live television service at sea, MTN Worldwide TV HD (MTN-TV HD).
This video is in true infographic form (hence the term “vinfographic”) and adds a lot of interesting facts surrounding the conveyance of Anthem.
Azamara Club Cruises has debuted a new ad campaign and refreshed website focused around the theme of “The Voyage For Those Who Love Travel.” (travelagentcentral.com)
The billionaire entrepreneur revealed the move in an exclusive interview with The Telegraph as Virgin Trains took over the running of the East Coast train line. (telegraph.co.uk)
The cruise industry is doing well as 2015 kicks into high gear, Travel Agent learned at the recent CLIA State of the Industry press conference. (travelagentcentral.com)
The video showcases 3D renderings of two new Vista and Seaside projects. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
Royal Caribbean International has announced a new TV campaign and partnership with Channel 7 juggernaut My Kitchen Rules. (australia.etbtravelnews.com)
Gordon Dirker, manager director, talks to Mark Murphy on travel to Norway and Antarctica with Hurtigruten. (travelpulse.com)
View Video Highlights from the 5 February Cunard Royal Rendezvous between Queen Elizabeth and the Queen Mary, Long Beach, CASaturday, February 14th, 2015
On 5 February, Cunard kicked off the company’s 175th Anniversary celebrations in the U.S. by paying homage to the Queen Mary when Queen Elizabeth docked in the port of Long Beach, California for the first time.
Many travel agents know Michael Bayley, the new president and CEO of Royal Caribbean International, from his service as the former president and CEO of Celebrity Cruises. (travelagentcentral.com)
New Video Series Hosted By Noted Travel Expert Samantha Brown Kicks Off Redesign Of Carnival’s Popular YouTube ChannelWednesday, February 4th, 2015
Popular travel expert Samantha Brown is the star of an engaging new video series on Carnival’s YouTube channel.
A drone video shot during Ponant’s Adriatic sailing aboard one of its luxury expedition yachts Le Soleal, has been selected for the first New York City Drone Film Festival. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
A 29-year travel industry veteran, Lisa Lutoff-Perlo was named president and CEO of Celebrity Cruises in December. (travelagentcentral.com)
Carnival Corporation aired its first-ever Super Bowl TV commercial entitled “Come Back to the Sea”. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
Larry Pimentel, president and CEO of Azamara Club Cruises, talks about his cruise line’s destination-focused experiences and more. (travelpulse.com)
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.