This is a banner cruise year for Maine as its ports chalk up more calls than ever, topping 400 for the first time. 2014's 404 count is an increase from 320 last year, and the passenger total is 265,113, 2.6% higher.
A full programme and registration for Cruise New Zealand’s second annual conference to be held in Napier on August 8 is available on cruisenewzealand.org.nz/events/.
MedCruise participated at the First Sustainable Management and Participatory Governance of Cruise Destinations School, organised by the Research in Shipping and Ports (RESHIP) Laboratory of the University of the Aegean, in Santorini last week.
There's more global competition for Canada/New England as a destination but travel agents are optimistic about the potential for the region's growth, Cruise Lines International Association president and ceo Christine Duffy told a symposium in...
Following a member survey that found room for improvement at the various gateway ports to Antarctica, the International Association of Antarctica Tour Operators has formed a gateway port committee.
Viking Cruises is among four new companies to be approved for membership in the International Association of Antarctica Tour Operators during the group's recent annual meeting.
Bob Simpson, vp product operations and small ships for Abercrombie & Kent, was elected to serve on the executive committee of the International Association of Antarctica Tour Operators.