A quarter of all Cruise & Maritime Voyages(CMV) passengers who travelled on the company's ship departures from 11 UK ports plus Dublin and Cobh, between January-June 2018, were first time cruisers.
Steve Parker has been appointed to the newly-created position of regional sales manager New Zealand for Viking Cruises.
SuperStar Virgo is going to redeploy to north China where, in the three months starting September, the ship will sail from Dalian, Tianjin and Qingdao.
A survey of more than 200,000 family travelers conducted by the Family Travel Association, MSC Cruises and Trip by Skyscanner found that a beach vacation is the No. 1 vacation destination choice among parents of children across every age group.
More details have been issued by Cruise Lines International Association about the record-breaking 4,060,000 Asians who took an ocean cruise in 2017.
MSC Cruises—known for grand events—outdid itself today at STX France by ordering a fifth Meraviglia-class ship, celebrating the float-out of MSC Bellissima, holding a coin ceremony for MSC Grandiosa and cutting steel for and giving a name to its 2020 newbuild, MSC Virtuosa.