Following Tuesday night's suicide attack that killed dozens of people at Atatürk Airport, Celebrity Cruises is replacing all its turns at Istanbul. Instead, the ships will embark and disembark at Piraeus, Greece.
Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.'s new Innovation Lab at PortMiami will fuel collaboration and bring together 'novel ideas to inspire our inventive ships,' said evp maritime Harri Kulovaara, the mastermind of the company's next-generation designs.
Starting in the 1980s, when annual passenger numbers were only in the thousands at Halifax, Nova Scotia, Lynn Ledwidge embraced cruising's potential and championed it with the city. Today, as she retires from 32 years of marketing Halifax as a tourism destination, cruise counts are consistently a quarter million passengers a year.
Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.'s plan to build and operate a dramatic new cruise terminal at PortMiami is moving forward. The cruise operator reached an agreement with Miami-Dade County to build the facility on county-leased land, and intends to homeport an Oasis-class ship, among others.
Karen Christensen, gm and director sales/marketing for Silversea Australasia, will open a new Sydney regional office for Crystal Cruises on August 1.
Total ships: 61
Total berths: 186,316
Total Order Book Value:$45,212,631,647.00
Average Price Per Berth:$299,971