Cruise Updates

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ROYAL CARIBBEAN shares update on Cruising Start date and the Future of the buffet
  • www.travelpulse.com
Royal Caribbean is hoping to beat its competitors to the open seas. Assuming it will be safe to cruise again in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, which has shut down cruising since March Read More...
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EUROPEAN UNION publishes recommendations for cruise ships once cruises resume
  • www.royalcaribbeanblog.com
The European Union released 49 pages of general guidance for cruise ships that could be applied once cruise lines resume cruises following the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More...
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DREAM CRUISES to be 'first cruise line in the world' to resume operations in July amid coronavirus
  • www.usatoday.com
  • 29 June, 2020
Asian cruise line Dream Cruises announced Monday, amid the coronavirus pandemic, that some of its cruise operations will restart in July... Read More...
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THESE CRUISE companies are operating now in Europe
  • www.northwestgeorgianews.com
  • 29 June, 2020
While the majority of major ocean-going cruise ships are sitting idle, several smaller, niche operators have resumed sailings, although in a limited way... Read More...
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AUGMENTED and VIRTUAL REALITY Bridges the Business Travel Gap in Age of COVID
  • www.dallasinnovates.com
  • 29 June, 2020
Dallas-based M2 Studio's Michael Potts, a self-described holographic architect, has built digital experiences for Klyde Warren Park, Texas Health Resources, and more... Read More...
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WIGHTLINK to return to operation on Saturday
  • www.breakingtravelnews.com
  • 29 June, 2020
Wightlink, a provider of cross-Solent travel, will begin transporting tourists to the Isle of Wight again on July 4th... Read More...
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Cruise Tourism might resume in August
  • www.ekathimerini.com
  • 24 June, 2020
It appears that cruise ships might be set to return to Greece’s seas following advanced talks involving all parties concerned, with the prospect of some cruise schedules gradually starting from August being possible according to the local representative of the Cruise Lines International Association... Read More...
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NORWAY launches first ocean cruise since pandemic lockdown
  • www.telegraph.co.uk
  • 16 June, 2020
There will be sunshine in the City of Rain today as the Hurtigruten ship Finnmarken sets off on a familiar 34-port journey from Bergen along the Norwegian coast to Kirkenes... Read More...
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NORWAY launches first ocean cruise since pandemic lockdown
  • www.telegraph.co.uk
  • 16 June, 2020
There will be sunshine in the City of Rain today as the Hurtigruten ship Finnmarken sets off on a familiar 34-port journey from Bergen along the Norwegian coast to Kirkenes... Read More...
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CRYSTAL CRUISES plans new Caribbean itineraries for autumn
  • www.cruisetradenews.com
  • 15 June, 2020
Luxury cruise line Crystal Cruises is planning its autumn return with two new Caribbean itineraries for October and November aboard Crystal... Read More...
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VIRGIN’s Second Cruise Ship Hits The Water
  • www.cruisetradenews.com
  • 15 June, 2020
Virgin Voyages' second newbuild, the Valiant Lady, was floated out recently at the Fincantieri shipyard in Italy... Read More...
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JALESH CRUISES Future Pass: Book now and travel later
  • zeenews.india.com
  • 12 June, 2020
Mumbai Cruise ships are a great way to spend holidays and Jalesh Cruises, India’s first premium cruise liner, provides the best amenities to its patrons. Keeping the comfort of its travellers in mind, Jalesh Cruises has now gone a step ahead with its ‘Future Pass’ programme... Read More...
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Odisha govt (India) plans cruise service to boost tourism potential
  • travel.manoramaonline.com
  • 7 June, 2020
The Odisha government has decided to operate day cruise service at five selected water bodies with participation of the private sector, an official said on Saturday... Read More...
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CRUISE : This cutting-edge technology is likely to make cruise travel safe again
  • hindustantimes.com
  • 4 June, 2020
The cruise industry’s first phase of reopening is focusing on small, regional sailing, plying more rivers than oceans. But when the giant ships set sail again, with up to some 8,880 passengers and crew on board, they’ll have to be on the cutting edge of post-pandemic technology... Read More...
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AMERICAN Cruise Lines to resume operations in June
  • cruiseandferry.net
  • May 26, 2020
American Cruise Lines is to resume cruise operations in June, becoming the first cruise line in the USA to do so after the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic... Read More...
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Cruises Are Coming Back. Here’s What They’ll Look Like
  • bloombergquint.com
  • May 23, 2020
(Bloomberg) -- While hotels across the world are struggling to keep the lights on, the cruise industry is already planning for initial trips to depart in several weeks. Amid the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic, however, that will look considerably different from what regular cruisers have come to expect... Read More...