The wet weather did not dampen Sydney's warm welcome for two Cunard Queens early Saturday morning.
Princess Cruises plans its longest Japan season in 2018, with voyages from Yokohama (Tokyo) and Kobe that circumnavigate the country and calls at an array of new ports.
When the 1,041-foot Celebrity Equinox arrives in New Orleans for the finale of Mardi Gras, it will become the longest cruise ship to visit the port.
Nearly 200 guests, including travel agents, got a taste of Martinique at the impressive French Embassy. Wearing feathered Carnival masks and straw hats, they sipped rum and Champagne cocktails and savored dishes prepared by two Martiniquais chefs, one known as 'Chef Hot Pants.'
Four internationally renowned teams of architects and engineers have submitted proposals for the design and construction of a new cruise terminal at Liverpool.
Costa Cruises will seek to capture the Chinese cruise market in Guangdong and Fujian provinces starting April with the launch of three new routes with Costa Victoria.
Disney Cruise Line will offer open-jaw Barcelona-Civitavecchia (Rome) sailings for the first time in summer 2018, and the line's first seven-night British Isles cruise. New ports include Genoa and Cork.