Norwegian Escape passed another construction milestone on Saturday when it was floated out of Meyer Werft’s covered building dock II in Papenburg, Germany, where the ship has been under construction since September 2014. (travelagentcentral.com)
Archive for the ‘Interview / Video / TV’ Category
The video series uses virtual reality technology to help immerse future guests in what it’s like to be onboard the Azamara Journey via ship tours and to experience destination excursions in South and Central American ports of call. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
In a major shift in its marketing strategy, Oceania Cruises and PBS are launching a Web series to reach high-end travelers, MediaPost reports. (travelagentcentral.com)
In the lead up to the arrival of Pacific Aria and Pacific Eden, P&O Cruises has launched a web series about the cruise line’s modern Australian food revolution. (more…)
The boss of Norwegian Cruise Line has revealed a new focus on Asia, hinting the line could place a ship aimed at the Asian market in the region. (cruisecritic.com)
Behind every masterpiece there is a unique and innovative vision. Take a glimpse at the creative process through the eyes of Royal Caribbean’s Vice President of Architectural Design, Kelly Gonzalez.
Gerd Lübbren sees a trend toward a wider variety of shore excursion selection on AIDA Cruises vessels, offering guests more specific tours, activities and exclusive experiences. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
James Shillinglaw interviews Julie Karp, owner of Shoretrips, and discusses their business model and the type of services they provide. (travelpulse.com)
Silversea has begun catering its tour program to the millennial market, said Darius Mehta, vice president, air and land programs.
When it comes to crisis management, Thomas Ostebo, the new president of Cruise Lines International Association, certainly can deliver the goods. (travelagentcentral.com)
Watch as Mark Murphy takes you through the AmaWaterways experience, on the 161-passenger AmaBella. (travelpulse.com)
Carnival Cruise Lines has launched a new video series showcasing the construction of its newest “Fun Ship,” the Carnival Vista. (travelagentcentral.com)
A Chinese tour guide recalls how he survived a cruise ship that sunk on the Yangtze river, killing more than 400 people. (theguardian.com)
The rotation of the Eastern Star on the bed of the Yangtze River is complete. NBC News’ Ian Williams reports on the search for more victims. (nbcnews.com)
New for the summer, Celebrity Cruises has launched its “Grass is Greener” marketing campaign, highlighting the brand’s Lawn Club, “123go!” offer and evening parties. (travelagentcentral.com)
Kristin Karst, executive vice president and co-owner of AmaWaterways, talks about her company’s new family cruises with Adventures by Disney and more. (travelpulse.com)
MSC Cruises is launching its first TV advertising in the U.S. today (May 26). A commercial called “In the Summertime” will air on a variety of lifestyle and news cable channels. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
Ken Muskat from MSC Cruises joins Mark Murphy to discuss the latest developments within the company. (travelpulse.com)
Europa 2: Guests learn to cook in the only Miele Culinary School at sea; and join workshops hosted by gourmet expertsSaturday, May 9th, 2015
The Miele culinary school is the venue for hosting cookery classes, as well as workshops with renowned, gourmet guest experts. (more…)
James Shillinglaw interviews COO of Norwegian Cruise Line, Andy Stuart. They discuss NCL’s newest initiatives geared towards both travel agents and customers, such as all-inclusive cruises out of Miami for the Norwegian Sky, and their newest ship in the fleet, the Norwegian Escape.
A leisurely and scenic cruise along the stunning River Seine, from Rouen to Le Havre.
Produced in a style that expresses the fun and awe-inspiring features of Carnival Cruise Line’s newest, largest and most innovative ship, Carnival Vista’s new video tour is a distinct departure from most new ship overviews.
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)
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…)