Posts Tagged ‘Azamara Club Cruises’

Tiny Cruise Lines Azamara and Cunard Are Finally Growing

Saturday, October 7th, 2017

Cunard's fourth ship (2nd-left)Two of the cruise industry’s smallest lines — the two-ship Azamara Club Cruises and three-ship Cunard Line — are getting a bit larger. Azamara, which is owned by Royal Caribbean Cruises, and Cunard, part of Carnival Corp., both announced last week they are adding a single ship. (

Azamara to Expand to 3 Ships, Buys Adonia

Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

The AdoniaAzamara Club Cruises announced today that it has entered into an agreement to purchase a sister ship (the current Adonia from P&O Cruises) to Azamara Journey and Azamara Quest, with delivery taking place in March 2018. (

Azamara evolves with more visits and richer experiences to Cuba

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Azamara Club Cruises announced new 2018 and 2019 Cuban itineraries that range from four to fourteen nights and visit some of the most diverse Cuban ports like Cienfuegos, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, providing a variety of getaway options for a range of travel needs. (

Royal Caribbean Rolls Out New Espresso Features

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Royal Caribbean Cruises announced it has rolled out a new set of business-ready features for its state-of-the-art Espresso reservation system, which covers the Royal Caribbean, Celebrity and Azamara brands. (

New Pre- and Post-Cruise Programs From Azamara Club Cruises

Tuesday, August 8th, 2017

Recently, boutique cruise line Azamara Club Cruises unveiled new pre- and post-cruise Land and Sea programs for guests who travel on the cruise line’s Europe itineraries. (

Azamara Club Cruises Appoints Carol Cabezas Chief Operation Officer

Wednesday, July 26th, 2017

Azamara Club Cruise has announced the appointment of Carol Cabezas to Chief Operation Officer. Carol has been a part of the Royal Caribbean team for the last 17 years, according to a release. (

Royal Caribbean Inserts Fun Into Cruise Muster Drill With Operation: Little Bear

Thursday, June 1st, 2017

Cruisers on all three Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. brands will soon be introduced to their ship’s safety and security practices through an eight-minute video designed to make the muster drill more fun. (

Azamara Adds New Cuba Sailings With Maiden Calls at Two Cuban Ports

Thursday, May 4th, 2017

Due to popular demand, Azamara Club Cruises has added four new Cuba cruises to its winter 2017-2018 itinerary lineup. Sailings depart from Miami and include maiden calls for the line in Cienfuegos and Santiago de Cuba. (

Royal Caribbean Closes Out Record Breaking Australia Season

Monday, April 24th, 2017

The Explorer of the Seas made her final visit to Sydney’s OPT this summer on April 22, concluding Royal Caribbean’s record breaking summer cruise season in Australia and New Zealand, according to a company statement. (

Azamara Club Cruises Announces First Alaska Cruises and Other 2019 Voyages

Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

The Azamara Quest (Courtesy Azamara Club Cruises)Azamara Club Cruises has released details of its 2019 itineraries, and they include the line’s first foray into Alaska, as well as nine “special event” voyages and nine country-intensive cruises. (

Azamara Journey Makes Maiden Calls in Australia Before 2018 World Cruise From Sydney

Monday, February 20th, 2017

Fresh from an extensive multi-million makeover, Azamara Journey arrived in Sydney today as part of its maiden visit to Australia. (

Azamara Reveals Brand-New Country Intensive Voyages, Plus Largest Ever Shore Excursion Programme

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

The Azamara Quest (Courtesy Azamara Club Cruises)Azamara has revealed plans for its first ever “country intensive” voyages, which include more overnight stays in port and greater immersive itineraries. (

Desire Clothing-Optional Cruise to Sail in 2018

Friday, January 20th, 2017

The Azamara Quest (Courtesy Azamara Club Cruises)Desire has announced that its second clothing-optional cruise will sail the Mediterranean in April 2018. The adults-only cruise departs from Barcelona and culminates in Rome, visiting ports of call including Sete and Marseilles in France, Monaco’s Monte Carlo and Italy’s Portofino and Florence. (

Booking Ease

Tuesday, December 13th, 2016

If a travel agent can make a cruise booking easily and rapidly with just a few clicks, then it’s possible to have more time to do other things — such as sell more cruises. (

Royal Caribbean and Azamara To Begin Cuba Service

Thursday, December 8th, 2016

Royal Caribbean Cruises announced that the Cuban government has granted approval for the company to begin cruises to Cuba. The company said it plans to announce its first Florida-Cuba itineraries in the near future. (

Azamara Appoints Bert Hernandez COO

Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

Azamara Club Cruises has announced the appointment of Bert Hernandez to Chief Operating Officer effective October 31, 2016. (

Azamara Club Cruises Partners With World Wildlife Fund

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016

Together, WWF aims at helping Azamara Club Cruises reduce its environmental footprint, further ocean conservation, help marine life thrive and engage the global community to raise awareness about the importance of marine and environmental conservation. (

Azamara Club Cruise to Host Le Club Voyage Members Loyalty Cruise

Thursday, September 8th, 2016

The Azamara Quest (Courtesy Azamara Club Cruises)Azamara Club Cruises has compiled a series of special excursions for its Le Club Voyage members, hosted by Azamara President and CEO Larry Pimentel. The members-only cruise will sail the Arabian Gulf and Emirates itinerary October 24 through November 3. (

NZ. Investigation reveals more safety requirements needed for cruise ships entering Tory Channel in Marlborough Sounds

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

Cruise ships have been banned from taking the same route as ferries in the Marlborough Sounds following an incident being investigated by maritime authorities. Earlier this year, the Royal Caribbean cruise ship Azamara Quest struck Wheki Rock after entering Tory Channel with a Port Marlborough pilot on board. (

Uncommon Journeys Features Azamara Quest Epic North America Cruise: Sail Montreal to Miami & New Orleans

Thursday, June 9th, 2016

The Azamara Quest (Courtesy Azamara Club Cruises)Uncommon Journeys, the premier U.S.-based tour operator for unique vintage rail, river and ocean cruise travel, is offering an exclusive fall departure sailing into warmer weather from Montreal aboard the mid-sized Azamara Quest that departs September 24, 2016. (more…)

Free Flights On Azamara Quest Montreal To New Orleans Cruise Offer Ends on 10th June – Or Ask About Montreal To Miami

Monday, June 6th, 2016

The Azamara Quest (Courtesy Azamara Club Cruises)UK residents interested in Cruiseco’s exclusive charter on Azamara Club Cruises’ Azamara Quest from Montreal to New Orleans this autumn have until next Friday 10th June to take advantage of the free flights offer from major UK airports to Montreal and back to the UK from New Orleans.

Sex cruise to set sail with naked passengers and erotic activities

Saturday, June 4th, 2016

Travelers who find their cruise vacations are lacking the sort of je ne sais quoi that only some naked co-mingling and erotic playrooms can provide are in for an aphrodisiacal treat. (

Azamara Unveils Multi-Day Shore Excursions

Friday, April 15th, 2016

Passengers on Azamara Club Cruises, which is known for its destination-immersive sailings, can now explore more of the countries they visit thanks to the line’s new multi-day Overnight Adventures program. (

Azamara to Offer Customized Private Journeys

Thursday, March 17th, 2016

Azamara Club Cruises has announced a new Private Journeys program that will allow guests to customize land tours on cruises around the world. (

Azamara Quest Dry Dock Extended, Prior Sailing Shortened

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016

The Azamara Quest (Courtesy Azamara Club Cruises)Azamara Club Cruises is extending its two-week dry dock for Azamara Quest by three days, forcing the line to shorten the March 17 sailing. (

Azamara Journey Completes Dry Dock

Monday, February 1st, 2016

Azamara Journey has completed its dry dock in the Bahamas, gaining new venues, public spaces and technologies. The ship is the first of two to be renovated under Azamara Club Cruises’ Reimagine Azamara fleet upgrade plan. (

Cruise ship Azamara Quest sails close to rocks in Marlborough

Thursday, January 28th, 2016

The Azamara Quest (Courtesy Azamara Club Cruises)A cruise ship has been reported to Maritime New Zealand for sailing too close to rocks in the Marlborough Sounds. A passenger on board the Azamara Quest said the boat came within 30 metres of rocks as it entered Tory Channel on Wednesday. (

Azamara Journey Enters Dry Dock

Friday, January 22nd, 2016

The Azamara Quest (Courtesy Azamara Club Cruises)Azamara Journey has entered dry dock in the Bahamas as part of Azamara Club Cruises’ Reimagine Azamara fleet upgrade plan, which includes transformations from bow to stern of its two ships – Azamara Journey and Azamara Quest. (

Azamara’s First World Cruise to Visit 61 Ports in 29 Countries

Wednesday, January 13th, 2016

Azamara Club Cruises’ first-ever world cruise is set for 2018. The 102-night cruise onboard Azamara Journey will begin in Sydney on March 7 and end in London on June 17, visiting 61 ports in 29 countries along the way. (

Azamara Club Cruises and Abercrombie & Kent to Operate Australia Tours

Tuesday, December 8th, 2015

Azamara Club Cruises has announced that, for the first time, Abercrombie & Kent will operate its portfolio of Destination Immersion Australia and New Zealand land tours in 2016. (

Azamara Club Cruises Releases More Details on World Cruise

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015

Azamara Club Cruises has announced more details on The World Journey, a 102 day world cruise itinerary onboard the Azamara Journey. (

Interview: Azamara Club Cruises CEO on Modern Luxury and the Cruise Experience

Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

The Azamara Quest (Courtesy Azamara Club Cruises)Luxury cruising, like its big ship midscale counterpart, is undergoing a massive building boom along with a refinement in onboard and land activities. (