No more buffets or cherry picking from menus, and less interaction between passengers and crew in dining areas were the key takeaways from the most recent Seatrade Cruise Talks webinar, ‘How COVID-19 will affect the future of food and beverage...
Hapag-Lloyd Cruises, AIDA Cruises and TUI Cruises are restarting service in late July and August, with short sailings from German ports and heightened sanitation protocols.
The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has issued the Port of Malaga with a Safe Travels stamp, certifying that adequate measures are in place to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
The best way to avoid COVID-19 on a ship is keeping it from entering the vessel. Therefore, the cruise terminal should be viewed as the last line of defense, according to a new paper by Bermello Ajamil & Partners that lays out a plan for homeport...
The World Travel & Tourism Council and Carnival Corp. & plc will host the WTTC/Carnival Corporation Global Science Summit on COVID-19.
Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. and Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings, which have been working together for some time on COVID-19 protocols, have gone public with the panel of high-level experts advising them.
EU Healthy Gateways' COVID-19 guidance for cruise operators and ports contains many expected protocols and some new ideas such as dividing people into cohorts and organizing activities by age group.
A newly formed company, NEXT, is offering an arsenal of UV-C products to eradicate pathogens including COVID-19 on cruise ships and in terminals.