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European Waterways: Family Travel to Surge As Families Reconnect After Lockdown

The leisure industry is poised to experience a surge in multi-generational travel, according to many surveys, with families eager to reconnect after months of separation because of the government lockdown. Derek Banks, managing director of European Waterways, says that he …

  • Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines: Fred. Olsen’s ‘Black Watch’ to commence 2017/18 cruise season from Dover

    Published on : Thursday, June 1, 2017

    Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines will be commencing its 2017/18 cruise season from Dover on 4th June 2017, with a sold-out seven-night ‘Phenomenal Fjords of Norway’ itinerary, aboard its elegant 804-guest Black Watch. In total, the ship will be offering six …

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  • MSC Cruises celebrates the coming into service of MSC Meraviglia

    Published on : Thursday, June 1, 2017

    At the STX France shipyard in Saint-Nazaire, France, MSC Cruises officially took delivery of MSC Meraviglia. During the ship’s flag ceremony, which pays tribute to centuries-old maritime tradition, the Company’s newest flagship received her official flag and blessings for good …

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  • Finnish shipyards welcome orders for ‘green’ cruise vessels

    Published on : Thursday, June 1, 2017

    The Japanese firm Peace Boat has recently signed a letter of intent with Arctech Helsinki Shipyard to construct a cruise vessel known as the ‘Ecoship’.   The final contact would be signed in the near future. The delivery time is …

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  • CLIA Opens Registration for 2018 Cruise360 Conference in Fort Lauderdale

    Published on : Wednesday, May 31, 2017

    Following the success of its 2017 event, Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), the unified voice and leading authority of the global cruise community, has opened registration for its annual Cruise360 conference taking place in Fort Lauderdale, FL, April 17-23, 2018, …

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  • Sam Otter of Cheapflights’ appointed as new UK marketing and PR director of Celebrity Cruises

    Published on : Wednesday, May 31, 2017

    Celebrity Cruises has appointed Cheapflights’ Sam Otter as the director of marketing and PR, UK and Ireland. Previously, Otter has held senior marketing roles with brands including Virgin Holidays, O2 and Walt Disney Parks and Resorts.   Otter will be …

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  • Nicandri Center, Massena to have its tourism networking event in June

    Published on : Wednesday, May 31, 2017

    On Thursday, June 1, the Massena Moving Forward Community Coalition will organize a networking event for tourism and service related businesses at the new Eugene L. Nicandri Nature Center from 5 to7 p.m. This free event would serve as a …

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  • Cruise tourism pumped over $5 million to St. John in 2016

    Published on : Tuesday, May 30, 2017

    Mayor of St. John region, Dennis O’ Keefe was discussing about the manifold benefits of the cruise ship arrivals here on Monday at a city council.   He cited the figures from a report published by the Business Research and …

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  • Windstar Cruises adds 20 new itineraries in Europe

    Published on : Monday, May 29, 2017

    Small ship cruise line Windstar Cruises continues to make big changes to its deployment, announcing eight new itineraries in Northern Europe and 12 new Mediterranean itineraries, bringing Windstar’s total unique itineraries in Europe for 2018 to an impressive 40. The …

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  • MSC Cruises reveals concept for two new shows on MSC Meraviglia

    Published on : Monday, May 29, 2017

    MSC Cruises – the Swiss-based world’s largest privately-owned cruise line and brand market leader in Europe, South America and South Africa – revealed the names and concepts for the two exclusive Cirque du Soleil at Sea shows that will be …

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  • Cruise tourism is thriving in Alaska

    Published on : Monday, May 29, 2017

    Cruise industry in Alaska continues to witness a steady growth in multiple ways.   The state has observed a large number of cruise vessel arrivals and new companies are making efforts to navigate the cruise itineraries here.   Out of …

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  • Exmouth ready for a record cruise tourism year in 2017

    Published on : Friday, May 26, 2017

    Ningaloo Coast is all set to enjoy a bumper year in terms of cruise visits but then turbulent waters in the WA cruise chip sector are threatening to check the growth of the industry along the western coast.   Nine …

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  • Windstar Cruises adds 20 new itineraries in Europe

    Published on : Friday, May 26, 2017

    Small ship cruise line Windstar Cruises continues to make big changes to its deployment, announcing eight new itineraries in Northern Europe and 12 new Mediterranean itineraries, bringing Windstar’s total unique itineraries in Europe for 2018 to an impressive 40. The …

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  • Gold Coast cruise terminal to cost up to $450 million

    Published on : Thursday, May 25, 2017

    A business case on a brand new cruise ship terminal that would be prepared by the Gold Coast council following a unanimous vote that was passed yesterday, is about to be prepared.   Councillors have spent over an hour discussing …

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  • UK cruise market descends to fourth behind China in global ranking

    Published on : Wednesday, May 24, 2017

    As per the official figures released by the CLIA, the UK cruise market has descended to the fourth position in the global passenger rankings for 2016.   Though the UK passenger numbers increased from 1.79 million from 1.89, China has …

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  • AmaWaterways Appoints Alex Pinelo As Head of Latin American Sales Department

    Published on : Wednesday, May 24, 2017

    AmaWaterways today announced that it has expanded its sales team, naming Alex Pinelo to the newly created position of Director, Latin American Sales. Effective immediately, Pinelo will be responsible for developing new Latin American markets, as well as expanding the …

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  • CLIA Releases Official Global Passenger Numbers For 2016

    Published on : Tuesday, May 23, 2017

    Today, Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) announced the cruise industry has surpassed 2016 ocean cruise passenger projections, reaching 24.7 million cruise passengers globally up from a projection of 24.2 million. For 2017, based on current new vessel launch schedule and …

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  • Qatar’s cruise tourists to generate QR350 million by 2026

    Published on : Tuesday, May 23, 2017

    In the period 2016 to 2017, as many as 47,000 passengers and crew members had visited the shores of Qatar representing more than 1,000 percent rise as compared to the last season making it the largest so far, according to …

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  • Windstar Cruises Adds 20 New Itineraries in Europe

    Published on : Tuesday, May 23, 2017

    Small ship cruise line Windstar Cruises continues to make big changes to its deployment, announcing eight new itineraries in Northern Europe and 12 new Mediterranean itineraries, bringing Windstar’s total unique itineraries in Europe for 2018 to an impressive 40. The …

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  • Cruise lines to refund overcharges to passengers

    Published on : Tuesday, May 23, 2017

    Vacationers were overcharged thousands of pounds for cruises they had already paid for late last week, due to problems with a payment service provider that serves three major cruise lines.   Passengers of P&O Cruises, Princess Cruises and Cunard who had already …

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  • Hotel Barge Cruising Expands Experiential Travel Offerings

    Published on : Tuesday, May 23, 2017

    European Waterways announced that it will be expanding its excursion and on-board ship options to include more immersive activities that meet travelers’ rising demand for experiential vacations. A leader in the luxury hotel barge cruising market, the company plans to …

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