One of Caribbean cruising's most important destinations and one of the places hardest hit by Hurricane Irma is proving its mettle. It's summed up by the hashtag #SXMStrong.

Grand Turk Cruise Center officially reopened Wednesday with a visit from Carnival Ecstasy, part of the ship’s seven-day voyage from Charleston.

Seeing wildlife in its natural habitat is a major attraction for travelers to the Arctic. New wildlife guidelines from the Association of Arctic Expedition Cruise Operators aim to help nature-lovers experience the fauna safely and without disturbing the birds and animals.

The Coast Guard Foundation, a nonprofit organization committed to the education and welfare of US Coast Guard members and their families, will hold its Seventh District tribute Nov. 16 in Fort Lauderdale.

Rich Pruitt, a highly respected cruise industry professional who previously spent 13 years with Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., was named VP environmental operations at Carnival Cruise Line.

The Greek government has ordered the raising of the sunken cruise ship Sea Diamond that foundered just off the popular holiday island of Santorini 10 years ago, leaving two French passengers missing and presumed dead.

Having been at the forefront of the design and operation of both LNG-fuelled, and battery-driven ships, Norway is forging ahead on another alternative power source for vessels.

There were encouraging words about post-hurricane resilience at the Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association's annual conference. But as one audience member asked: How can destinations rebuild better than before if they don't have money?

The Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association has endorsed the United Nations World Tourism Organization’s (UNWTO) global conference to be held in Jamaica next month.

Resilience in the face of natural disasters is becoming a must for long-term success, cruise leaders said at the Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association's annual conference.

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