Cruise Industry

9 May 2024

Port of Vancouver Gears Up for Record Breaking Cruise Season

The Port of Vancouver is preparing for a bustling cruise season as it anticipates a record number of around 1.27 million passengers to visit.

Port of Vancouver Gears Up for Record Breaking Cruise Season
8 May 2024

Cruise Line Crew Member Arrested for Alleged Onboard Assault

A crew member on the Norwegian Cruise Line's Norwegian Encore, ID'd as Ntando Sogoni from South Africa, was arrested by the FBI in Juneau on May 7.

Cruise Line Crew Member Arrested for Alleged Onboard Assault
8 May 2024

Princess Cruises Announces Return to San Juan, Puerto Rico

Princess Cruises has revealed plans to resume its Southern Caribbean sailings from San Juan, Puerto Rico, aboard the Grand Princess.

Princess Cruises Announces Return to San Juan, Puerto Rico
7 May 2024

Holland America Testing 100% Low Carbon Intensity Biofuel

Holland America Cruise Line's ship Rotterdam has initiated a trial using 100% low carbon intensity biofuel while cruising the Norwegian fjords.

Holland America Testing 100% Low Carbon Intensity Biofuel
7 May 2024

Carnival Cruises & New Orleans Celebrate 30th Anniversary

Carnival Cruise Line marked its 30th anniversary of operations in New Orleans with a celebratory event aboard the Carnival Liberty ship.

Carnival Cruises & New Orleans Celebrate 30th Anniversary
3 May 2024

No Sign of Slowing Down for Global Cruise Ship Orderbook

The global cruise ship orderbook has now expanded to its most extended timeline, with 60 new orders and deals stretching through to 2026.

No Sign of Slowing Down for Global Cruise Ship Orderbook
2 May 2024

Viking Cruises’ Orion Made Maiden Call at Kobe in April

Viking Cruises' ship, Orion, marked its first visit to Kobe on April 19th, 2024, as a part of its extensive Grand Pacific Explorer voyage.

Viking Cruises’ Orion Made Maiden Call at Kobe in April
1 May 2024

Thousands Welcome Queen Anne at Southampton Port, UK

Cunard's latest addition, the Queen Anne, has docked at her homeport of Southampton in preparation for her inaugural journey to Lisbon this week.

Thousands Welcome Queen Anne at Southampton Port, UK
30 Apr 2024

Authorities Rush to Help Grounded Norwegian Tourist Ship

On April 23 a tourist vessel, Polarfront, ran aground near Svalbard, Norway, with 25 people on board at the time, sparking rescue operations.

Authorities Rush to Help Grounded Norwegian Tourist Ship
30 Apr 2024

Three Inaugural Cruise Visits Welcomed by Port of Osaka

In April, the Port of Osaka played host to maiden calls from three cruise ships, bringing a large influx of passengers to the Japanese port.

Three Inaugural Cruise Visits Welcomed by Port of Osaka
29 Apr 2024

Light Upgrade for Carnival Magic's Showtime Theatre

The Showtime Theater aboard the Carnival Magic, which seats 1,500, recently underwent an enhancement with the installation of new lighting.

Light Upgrade for Carnival Magic's Showtime Theatre
26 Apr 2024

Philippines Eyes Greater Share of the Cruise Market

The Philippines, as a budding cruise destination in Asia, is actively working to draw more cruise ships and brands to its coastlines and ports.

Philippines Eyes Greater Share of the Cruise Market
25 Apr 2024

Carnival Firenze Docks in Long Beach CA Before Debut Cruise

Carnival Cruise Line's latest addition, the Carnival Firenze, has docked in Long Beach, CA marking the end of its month-long journey from Spain.

Carnival Firenze Docks in Long Beach CA Before Debut Cruise
24 Apr 2024

A Perfect Day at Coco Cay for Celebrity Cruises Passengers

Guests on Celebrity Cruises had their first experience of Perfect Day at CocoCay while aboard the Celebrity Reflection and the Celebrity Beyond.

A Perfect Day at Coco Cay for Celebrity Cruises Passengers
24 Apr 2024

Investment Into Core Markets Still Vital for Princess Cruises

For 2024, Princess Cruises is focusing heavily on its main markets, with a significant portion of its capacity dedicated to North America.

Investment Into Core Markets Still Vital for Princess Cruises