A fire Thursday night in the engine room of Pacific Northwest riverboat American Empress was quickly contained and put out by the crew, with no injuries.
The Port of New Orleans is on target to surpass 1m cruise passenger movements for the fourth consecutive year in 2017 and hit record volumes for the seventh year in a row, president and CEO Brandy Christian said in her state of the port address Thursday.
National Geographic Expeditions and Scenic Luxury Cruises & Tours teamed to launch a new line of National Geographic River Cruises. They'll combine Scenic’s all-inclusive luxury river cruise experience with National Geographic's 129-year legacy of science, conservation and exploration.
Certified global master chef Bernhard Zorn has returned to Uniworld as director, culinary operations and development for the Uniworld Boutique River Cruises Collection and its new U by Uniworld brand.
On the heels of its European inaugural sailing of The B, U by Uniworld—the new river cruise brand for millennials—plans to expand to Asia.
AmaWaterways appointed longtime Crystal Cruises executive Donna Cook to the newly created position of director, strategic initiatives.
Warnemünde-based Neptun Werft has confirmed another order for six vessels for Viking River Cruises. They are due for delivery in 2019.
More seven-day options highlight Crystal River Cruises' 2019 program, supplementing the brand's 10-, 11-, 14- and 16-day routes.