Norwegian Getaway is en route to Rio de Janeiro for the Summer Olympic Games in a charter brokered by Landry & Kling on behalf of the RIO 2016 Organizing Committee.
AmaWaterways appointed travel industry veteran Jerre Fuqua in the newly created post of chief marketing officer. He's charged with bringing together the strategic and tactical marketing teams in ways to optimize communications across all media channels.
A Carnival Australia spokesman said the company is studying a draft recommendation released by the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) that proposes a per call charge at the Overseas Passenger Terminal for larger ships and a per head charge at White Bay.
Chinese artist Tan Ping looked to the phoenix, a mythical bird that's ubiquitious in Chinese culture, in designing the hull artwork for Norwegian Joy.
The Barcelona Port Authority has named Mar Pérez as head of its cruise department, officially taking on the position vacated by Carla Salvadό, who earlier this year joined Global Ports Holding as director of cruise marketing.
Total ships: 59
Total berths: 183,044
Total Order Book Value:$44,247,631,647.00
Average Price Per Berth:$296,360