On the heels of a record-setting 2017-2018 cruise season, Prime Minister of St. Kitts & Nevis the Hon. Dr. Timothy Harris in conjunction with Minister of Tourism The Hon. Lindsay F.P. Grant met with top executives from Carnival Corporation & plc to discuss further development of the partnership between the destination and the cruise line.
The number of cruise passengers visiting Ports of Stockholm - located in Stockholm, Kapellskär and Nynäshamn - is continually rising, and has set a new record again this year.
Ponant expanded its US-based sales and marketing presence with the appointment of two cruise veterans, Jennifer Rosen as director of marketing and Yenedi Perez to the Miami-based sales team.
Carnival Cruise Line is going to transform and rename a third Destiny-class ship when Carnival Victory becomes Carnival Radiance in 2020. This $200m refit represents the final phase of what Carnival tallies as a whopping $2bn fleet enhancement—the largest and most extensive in cruising—of more than 20 vessels since 2011.
Ahead of the North American debut of world's largest cruise ship Symphony of the Seas on Nov. 9, Royal Caribbean International partnered with the Grammy Museum to fund music education programs.
Christopher Edgington, P&O Cruises vp marketing and Ben Bouldin, Royal Caribbean International avp and md UK & Ireland, are to join the CLIA UK & Ireland executive committee board this month.
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines reported a successful 3Q, 2018 in which a boost in trade sales by almost 30% was just one of a number of year-on-year (Y-on-Y) headline figures – with the number of booked fly-cruise guests also up by more than 80%.