It's one thing for cruise lines to say 'the Caribbean is open.' Windstar Cruises' Steve Simao, VP sales, went a step further and took a Star Pride cruise this week to see for himself, inviting along his mom and several travel agents.
MSC Cruises’ newest ship, MSC Seaside, which was handed over by Fincantieri on Wednesday is set to sail from Trieste today on a 21 day trans-Atlantic crossing headed for her official naming by Sophia Loren in homeport of Miami on December 21.
Next summer Royal Caribbean International's Majesty of the Seas will join Empress of the Seas in sailing to Cuba, and the company added two ports on the island to its itineraries.
Princess Cruises' fourth Royal-class ship will be named Sky Princess and embody an evolution of the design platform used for Royal Princess, Regal Princess and Majestic Princess.
Cruise & Maritime Voyages’ 20,606gt Astor stopped in Sydney on Thursday on her way to Fremantle via Adelaide and Kangaroo Island to undertake her fifth 2017/18 seaon in Australia.
Genting Dream, with Dream Cruises president Thatcher Brown on board, made its maiden call at MacLeod Island in Myanmar on Wednesday.
Valletta Cruise Port, operator of the sea passenger terminals and Valletta Waterfront and a subsidiary of Global Ports Holding celebrated 700,000 cruise passenger movements so far this year.
Leaders of US-based cruise companies that currently have agreements to sail to Cuba are in Havana for meetings hosted by the Cuban government, Cruise Lines International Association and the Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association.