Citing the success of its first Cruise Month in 2017, Québec City is again hosting a month-long series of special events through Oct. 14. Each fall, Cruise Lines International Assocation promotes Cruise Month events held around the globe.
Holland America Line will deploy five ships on 30 cruises to the Panama Canal next year. In addition to the full transits, 'Panama Canal Sunfarer' itineraries combine a partial transit with Southern Caribbean ports.
Carnival Horizon’s arrival at PortMiami, its new year-round home, was marked with a celebration on Thursday highlighted by a basketball-themed event featuring the company’s chief fun officer—NBA Hall of Famer Shaquille O’Neal—along with Miami Heat legends Alonzo Mourning, Shane Battier and Glen Rice.
Star Cruises' SuperStar Gemini will be sailing from several Malaysian ports, along with Phuket in Thailand, from Nov. 5 to April 28.
Dream Cruises' World Dream embarked on its first voyage from new China homeport, Shenzhen. The ship sailed from Shekou Cruise Homeport Tuesday, giving residents of the Pearl River Delta region a convenient and hassle-free travel option right at their doorstep.
As the British Virgin Islands head into their first cruise season following last year's devastating hurricanes, Mark Vanterpool, minister for communications and works, said the territory's visitor attractions are 'pretty much back' and he's hopeful numbers will recover to top half a million passengers.
Connecticut-based tour operator Tauck is launching a new 'Alaska's Inside Passage' cruise for 2019 that will be highlighted by up to six daily shore excursion choices, with all selections already built into Tauck's all-inclusive prices.
Pullmantur Cruceros appointed 10-year company veteran Yordan Yordanov as director, technical ship management, responsible for planning drydock projects, coordinating and supervising technical services and maintaining the ships. He also exercises budgetary control over his division.