Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings' 2017 is 'off to a solid start' with a resurgence in demand from North Americans for European sailings across all three brands, strength in the Caribbean and an encouraging reception for China-designated newbuild Norwegian Joy.
Carnival Corp. & plc, Fincantieri and China State Shipbuilding Corp. (CSSC) advanced their plans to build cruise ships in Shanghai for the Chinese market by signing a binding memorandum of agreement for two newbuilds with an option for four more.
Meyer Werft cut steel on Tuesday for the first of two next-generation AIDA Cruises ships that can run completely on liquefied natural gas.
Scanship has been selected to supply its total clean ship systems for three Virgin Voyages newbuilds at Fincantieri.
A powerful lineup of experts and operators with newbuilds in the pipeline characterize the 'Expedition/Adventure Cruising & the Polar Code' conference session at Seatrade Cruise Global.
MSC Cruises is going to base a third big ship at PortMiami starting in 2019. It will be the company's first Meraviglia-class vessel to operate stateside.
Nate Berkus, newly appointed design ambassador for Celebrity Cruises' Edge class, promises an unveiling like no other.
Carnival Horizon will begin sailing in April 2018 from Barcelona before repositioning to New York for the summer and then launching year-round cruises from Miami in late September.