cruise tourism

  • Cruise ship now safer than ever with COVID testing lab

    Published on : Tuesday, November 17, 2020

    At the most uncertain time when travelling has become a threat, the Viking Star cruise ship is one of the first cruises to come forward in a responsible way. They have upgraded their facility with adequate COVID- 19 testing lab …

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  • Carnival Cruise Line may sail by the end of 2020

    Published on : Thursday, September 3, 2020

    Cruise industry suffered havoc due to pandemic, but now it is coming up with fresh plans to restart services. Carnival Corporation CEO Arnold Donald mentioned that there are chances that the ship may sail from U.S. ports before the end …

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  • All through this year, the Cayman Islands will keep its cruise tourism closed for public

    Published on : Thursday, August 20, 2020

    For the remaining months of this year, the Cayman Islands will remain closed to cruise tourism. In a short notice sent last week to the partners of cruise industry, including important cruise lines, Port Authority of the Cayman Islands Acting …

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  • Katarina Line launches 2020 Season as Croatia reopens borders to European tourism

    Published on : Thursday, June 25, 2020

    Croatia’s award-winning DMC and small ship cruise company Katarina Line has announced the launch of its 2020 season following Croatia’s official reopening of its borders to travel from European Union nations. Meanwhile, the company is working closely with travel advisors …

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  • Princess Cruises extends pause for global operations

    Published on : Thursday, May 7, 2020

    Alaska cruises on Emerald Princess and Ruby Princess, Europe and Transatlantic cruises on Enchanted Princess, Regal Princess, Sky Princess, Crown Princess and Island Princess, Summer Caribbean cruises and all Canada & New England cruises on Caribbean Princess and Sky Princess, Summer to Fall cruises departing from Japan on Diamond Princess, Australia-based cruises on Sapphire Princess and Sea Princess through August , July cruises sailing from Taiwan on Majestic Princess, Fall cruises sailing to Hawaii and French Polynesia on Pacific Princess through November

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  • Cruise & Maritime Voyages’ Columbus will arrive at U.K. with 2128 passengers and crew members

    Published on : Saturday, April 4, 2020

    Cruise & Maritime Voyages’ Columbus is currently sailing on a 7,842 nautical mile repatriation voyage directly back to the U.K., with 907 passengers including 602 British nationals and 619 crew members onboard. The voyage included a technical call in Colombo, …

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  • Heritage Cruise Line is going to operate on upper-Mekong river in Laos

    Published on : Saturday, April 4, 2020

    One of Southeast Asia’s leading boutique cruise operators Heritage Line, is making progress on its sumptuous new ten-berth ship Anouvong, which will be the first luxury boat to ply the upper-Mekong river in Laos upon its launch later this year. …

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  • Croatia’s cruise line hopes to recover soon from deadly COVID-19 effect

    Published on : Wednesday, April 1, 2020

    With cruises on hold along Croatia’s Adriatic coast in response to the worldwide health crisis, Croatia’s small ship cruise specialist Katarina Line says that communication is important to successfully survive the current industry challenges.   Daniel Hauptfeld, managing director of …

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  • Japan: More than 400 cruise ships cancelled due to COVID 19 scare

    Published on : Tuesday, March 24, 2020

    At least 443 port calls by cruise ships at major Japanese ports have been cancelled, with many ship operators halting services amid fears over COVID-19. These cancellations at the Japan’s 10 largest ports for cruise ships could result in the …

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  • Thousands may have been exposed to coronavirus on Princess cruise ship

    Published on : Friday, March 6, 2020

    According to company officials, thousands of people on Princess Cruises’ Grand Princess may have been exposed to coronavirus after sailing with 62 passengers who had previously been on a voyage with a man who eventually died from the virus.   …

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  • Indian crew, passengers from coronavirus-hit cruise ship Diamond Princess evacuated

    Published on : Thursday, February 27, 2020

    Indian passengers and crew stranded on the coronavirus-hit Diamon Princess off the Japanese coast are being repatriated by an Air India plane as the number of infected Indians onboard rose to 16 after completion of all tests.   Indian crew …

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  • Cruise tourism in Oman rises 4.6 percent

    Published on : Tuesday, February 4, 2020

    As per the data published by Oman’s Ministry of Tourism, the rise in cruise tourism is attributed to the relevant initiatives of the government including developments in infrastructure and the continuing and reinforced tourism campaigns that mainly aims on the …

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  • Greece to experience further growth in cruise tourism

    Published on : Saturday, January 11, 2020

    Greek ports are hoped to pull more cruise tourists after the rise of 15 percent of cruise liner calls as well as passenger arrivals last year, officials have told Xinhua.   In 2019, the number of cruise passengers traveling from …

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  • Turkey’s Kuşadası enjoyed successful cruise tourism season with more than 180,000 tourists

    Published on : Tuesday, January 7, 2020

    Kuşadası region of the Aegean province of Aydın receives highest number of cruise ships anchor annually. The port of Kuşadası region has experienced one of its best tourism seasons ever in 2019 tourism season. Kuşadası Ege Port General Manager Aziz …

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  • CLIA: 32 million passengers set to cruise in 2020

    Published on : Thursday, December 19, 2019

    Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) has released the 2020 State of the Cruise Industry Outlook report. The report found that cruising had an increased worldwide economic impact in 2018, sustaining 1.18 million jobs. This equated to US$50.2 billion in wages …

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  • Princess Cruises Named Best for Shore Excursions by Cruise Critics

    Published on : Thursday, December 5, 2019

    Cruise Critic, the world’s leading cruise review site, has announced the winners of its 12th Annual Editors’ Picks Awards and Princess Cruises won Best Shore Excursions. The awards name the year’s top cruise lines, ships and ports, as selected by …

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  • For cruise tourism, Doha emerges as a turnaround port

    Published on : Tuesday, December 3, 2019

    The cruise tourism sector of Qatar has got a quantum boost with Doha coming up last week as a turnaround port. It was a significant occasion when on Wednesday, Costa Diadema, the fleet flagship of important Italian company Costa Cruises, …

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  • Nassau’s $250m cruise port expects to welcome more tourists

    Published on : Thursday, November 28, 2019

    Nassau cruise port’s operator is aiming to “double the yield” from passenger spending once the facility’s transformation into a destination product is completed by the 2022 first quarter.   Michael Maura, Nassau Cruise Port Ltd’s chief executive, told that “millions …

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  • British Virgin Islands welcomed 172,776 tourists in the first half of 2019

    Published on : Monday, November 18, 2019

    The British Virgin Islands, popular tourist attraction is seeing a major tourism rebound so far this year, according to the latest data published by Caribbean Tourism Organization. The British Virgin Islands reported 172,776 stayover tourist arrivals in the first half …

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  • Govt to initiate several measures to tap growing cruise tourism market

    Published on : Tuesday, November 12, 2019

    In order to tap into the growing cruise tourism market in India, the Indian Shipping Ministry is trying to increase the popularity of cruising by simplifying norms and providing a lot of facilities to the cruisers.   “Our target is …

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