Posts Tagged ‘Cruise Baltic’

Cruise Baltic launches new digital offers

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

Smart phones, tablets and the like have for long been tools of how to find information easy and fast. Now the cruise network Cruise Baltic has made some new digital offers that should support both travel agents and crew members. (more…)

Cruise Baltic aims to deliver the greenest cruise experience in the world

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

Cruise Baltic ports and destinations stand together in the aim to create a green and sustainable cruise experience in the Baltic Sea. That was one of the results of the Cruise Baltic summit recently held in Kalmar in Sweden. (more…)

Ehrenberg Kommunikation as new PR agency for CruiseCopenhagen and Cruise Baltic

Tuesday, April 18th, 2017

Oceankaj Cruise Terminal in  Copenhagen (Courtesy Copenhagen Malmö Port)As of today, the international communications agency Ehrenberg Kommunikation supports the business-to-business cruise industry networks CruiseCopenhagen and Cruise Baltic as PR agency. (more…)

Cruise Baltic announced comprehensive results of its Market Review 2017

Thursday, April 13th, 2017

Riga  (Stefano Fermi)2016 saw a total of 4,333,529 passengers visit the Baltic Sea Region: plus 1.2% over 2015; while in 2017, passenger, call and turnaround figures all expected to increase to record levels. (more…)

Baltic Region Hosts Summer FAM Trips

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016

Stortorget - Old Town in Stockholm (Stefano Fermi)The Cruise Baltic network has announced the successful completion of two cruise line fam trips to Denmark, Finland, Poland and Sweden for the summer 2016 cruise season. (

Cruise Baltic Summer 2016 Meeting Held in Gothenburg, Sweden

Wednesday, August 31st, 2016

Gothenburg, Sweden, played host to the Summer 2016 Cruise Baltic Meeting, which was attended by over 50 delegates representing 26 partner destinations. (

Princess to Showcase Local Expert Speakers to Regal Princess Cruises in the Baltic

Friday, June 24th, 2016

The Regal PrincessPrincess Cruises guests aboard Regal Princess sailing to Scandinavia and Russia this summer now have the opportunity to fully immerse themselves in the destinations with an impressive line-up of speakers who will come aboard overnight to share their personal stories, local expertise and passion for the places they call home. (more…)

Costa Luminosa Hosts First Cruise Baltic Meeting at Sea

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

The Costa LuminosaCruise Baltic partners boarded Costa Cruises’ Costa Luminosa this week for the cruise group’s first meeting at sea. Founded in 2004, Cruise Baltic is a network of 29 cruise destinations in the Baltic Sea that span 10 countries. (

Cruise Baltic Award goes to Bruce Krumrine, Holland America Group

Saturday, March 19th, 2016

At Seatrade Cruise Global network Cruise Baltic announced that the recipient of the ‘2016 Cruise Baltic Crown Award’ is Bruce Krumrine, Vice President of Shore Excursions and Asia Port Operations for Holland America Group. (

Princess Cruises Introduces Industry-First Destination Partnerships

Tuesday, March 15th, 2016

Princess Cruises announced today an unprecedented destination initiative that combines the cruise line’s deep destination expertise with a groundbreaking collaboration with local experts in key regional cruise destinations.

After MedCruise, Princess enters partnership with Cruise Baltic

Monday, February 29th, 2016

Soon after Princess Cruises had unveiled a partnership with MedCruise, the Los Angeles based company has entered in a similar agreement with Cruise Baltic to develop its business in that region. (

Riga Research Provides Opportunities

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

Riga  (Stefano Fermi)Passengers visiting Riga show an average level of awareness of 6.43 when it comes to what’s on offer prior to arriving. This provides the port and city with scope to improve, particularly when it comes to those arriving from the US and Canada. (more…)

Cruise Baltic Launches First Theme Cruises Brochure, Partners With Fredericia, Denmark

Sunday, September 13th, 2015

At the recent Seatrade Europe event, Cruise Baltic announced the launch of the organization’s first theme cruises brochure and welcomed new destination partner Fredericia, Denmark. (

Cruise Baltic Launches Agent Training Program at Cruise3sixty

Friday, April 24th, 2015

Cruise Baltic, a network of 10 countries and 27 cruise destinations in the Baltic Sea region, has announced the launch of an eLearning course for travel agents. Here’s what agents can expect. (

Marginal fall in cruise traffics in the Baltic

Tuesday, March 17th, 2015

Based on its Baltic Market Review 2015, Cruise Baltic reported a “varying growth rates” in the region. The review, conducted amongst the 28 Cruise Baltic destinations plus St. Petersburg, Kiel and Riga, summarizes the 2014 results and forecasts for 2015. (

Cruise Baltic celebrated 10th anniversary in Copenhagen

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

At this month’s Cruise Baltic meeting held in Denmark at the Scandic Copenhagen Hotel, over 40 delegates combined a 2-day business agenda with also celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the original formation of the Association in 2004. (

ESPO To Work on Behalf of Cruise and Ferry Ports

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

The European Sea Ports Organization (ESPO) has announced that it will intensify its efforts as the official voice of European cruise and ferry ports toward European institutions. (

Significant port development in the Baltic

Friday, June 13th, 2014

May was an exciting month for cruise port development in the Baltic with the inauguration of four new terminals at Copenhagen Malmö and the opening of the new €9.34million cruise quay at Tallinn. (

Cruise Baltic and Cruise Copenhagen Network appoints new Director

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Cruise Baltic and Cruise Copenhagen Network have appointed Claus Bødker as the new Director, commencing May 1, 2014. (

Cruise Baltic Crown Award goes to Pullmantur’s Eduardo López-Puertas

Monday, March 17th, 2014

At CSM 2014 this week, network Cruise Baltic has awarded the “2014 Cruise Baltic Crown Award” to Eduardo López-Puertas, Vice President Operations, Pullmantur Cruises. (

Cruise Baltic Announces New Strategic Plan at CSM

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

On the eve of Cruise Shipping Miami 2014, network Cruise Baltic has released details of its 2014-2016 Strategy approved at the Cruise Baltic February meeting held in Oslo. (

New chairman for and a renewed commitment by Scandic Hotels to Cruise Baltic

Friday, December 20th, 2013

The recent Cruise Baltic Steering Group Meeting was attended by over 50 delegates. Besides the usual representatives from its 23 partners, there were industry guests and speakers from CLIA and cruise lines. (

Cruise Baltic 2013 Guest Survey Paints a Positive Picture

Friday, September 27th, 2013

Bo Larsen, Director of Cruise Baltic has used the platform of Seatrade Europe, to announce the results of the network’s Guest Survey 2013, produced in collaboration with Research & Development, Wonderful Copenhagen.

Port of Skagen is Welcomed as a New Partner of Cruise Baltic

Friday, September 27th, 2013

At Seatrade Europe in Hamburg Cruise Baltic has taken the opportunity to announce news of Denmark’s Port of Skagen, joining the network, bringing the total cruise destinations to 28.

Cruise Baltic Attendees Tour New Facilities in Copenhagen Port

Friday, September 20th, 2013

A visit to the new turnaround pier and three terminals being built at Copenhagen’s Ocean Quay was the highlight of the Cruise Baltic conference (Sept. 5 and 6). (

Cruise Baltic Port Service Standards upgrade

Thursday, September 19th, 2013

During last Cruise Baltic meeting port members participated in a workshop with the main objective to further improve its Port Service Standards (PSS). (more…)

Cruise Baltic Honors Holland America CEO Stein Kruse

Tuesday, March 19th, 2013

The Cruise Baltic Crown Award scheme was launched in 2011 and each year, the award will be given to either an individual or an organization that has made a significant contribution toward growing the Baltic Sea region as a cruise destination. (

Cruise Baltic and SAS extend cooperation agreement

Monday, March 18th, 2013

Association Cruise Baltic and Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) will continue as a strategic partner of Cruise Baltic, with a joint agreement for an additional 2-year period 2013/2014, Cruise Baltic said in a statement. (

Cruise Baltic reports 5.6% rise in 2012 passenger volume

Thursday, March 14th, 2013

Network Cruise Baltic has used the platform of Cruise Shipping Miami this week to announce the positive results of its Market Review 2013. (

An early start for Turku in 2012

Tuesday, November 20th, 2012

Following a successful 2011 cruise season for Turku with seven cruise calls and a record number of passengers 5,456 in total, the 2012 season began earlier than ever before with Saga Shipping’s Quest for Adventure arriving on 26 May. (more…)

Copenhagen named in 2012 as ‘Europe’s Leading Cruise Port’ for the 5th time

Tuesday, November 20th, 2012

Presented at the recent ‘World Travel Awards’ in Portugal, the port of Copenhagen has won through as ‘Europe’s Leading Cruise Port’, having also received the award in 2005, 2008, 2010 and 2011. (more…)

A first and successful initiative for Cruise Baltic

Friday, November 16th, 2012

Association Cruise Baltic took another new initiative this Summer by organising, for the first time, a series of familiarisation trips to the region, inviting representatives from its cruise line partners operating in the Baltic Sea. (more…)