US editor of Seatrade Cruise Review and Seatrade Cruise News
Anne Kalosh is the US editor of Seatrade Cruise Review and Seatrade Cruise News. She covers global stories, reporting both breaking and in-depth news on cruising's significant people, places, ships and trends. A sought-after expert on cruising, she has moderated conferences around the world, including the high-profile State of the Industry panel at Seatrade Cruise Global. She created and led the acclaimed itinerary-planning case study for Seatrade's cruise master classes held at Cambridge and Oxford universities. She is the cruise columnist for AFAR.com, and her freelance stories have appeared in a wide range of publications, from The New York Times to The Miami Herald.
In exciting news for the US West Coast, reservations opened for the new Carnival Panorama, which begins its year-round Mexican Riviera schedule from Long Beach, California, in December 2019.
2020's 'Around the World in 180 Days' voyage will circumnavigate South America for the first time on an Oceania Cruises global sailing.
Biologist and educator Kara Weller has been appointed discovery team leader for Scenic Eclipse.
Ahead of its 2019 world cruise, Silver Whisper will undergo an extensive renovation late this year. Originally Silversea had said the work would be undertaken while the ship is in service but today the company shared details about a dry dock at Grand Bahama Shipyard from Dec. 8-19.
Seabourn Ovation has returned to Fincantieri's Sestri Ponente for final outfitting following four days of sea trials in the Mediterranean off the coast of Italy.
The global industry's 5% to 7% net annual capacity growth from 2018-2022, and 6% to 7% in 2019-2021, is the main cause for investor skepticism about cruise stocks, Wells Fargo Securities said on the eve of Carnival Corp. & plc reporting first quarter results.
The noted Spanish chef Ramón Freixa will contribute main dishes and tapas in a new culinary partnership with MSC Cruises. He'll also design a selection of dishes for the line's Christmas and New Year menus.
Travelers can scale a volcano, race a yacht and explore the rain forest as part of Celebrity Cruises’ new range of exciting experiences designed in collaboration with renowned adventurer Ben Fogle.
Paul Gauguin Cruises is debuting a seven-night 'Society Islands & Tahiti Iti' itinerary along with new shore and scuba diving excursions. The line claims to be the first to visit Vairao in Tahiti Iti, the smaller of two landmasses comprising the island of Tahiti.
The millennials-only policy may have gone away even before U by Uniworld begins revenue service in a few weeks, but at least one major retail group thinks the new concept will still broaden the audience for river cruising.