Tampa base for Norwegian

Norwegian Star arrived in her new homeport of Tampa last week to will sail a series of seven-day Western Caribbean itineraries through to April 2012.

Costa Favalosa to the UAE

The newest flagship in Costa’s fleet will be the largest and most advanced cruise ship to operate in the region when she arrives in the UAE to sail her seven-night ‘Jewels of the Emirates’ itinerarie...

A Sydney NYE for Crystal Symphony

Crystal Symphony will be celebrating a unique New Year’s Eve in Sydney in 2012 with the ship spending two nights in the Harbour city during her Auckland to Melbourne voyage.

Cruise Like a Norwegian

Norwegian Cruise Line has announced their new ‘Cruise Like a Norwegian’ campaign that will integrate social media, television, digital and onboard components.

All-inclusive for Crystal

Following the success of their ‘As You Wish’ promotion, Crystal Cruises has confirmed their decision to become an all-inclusive cruise line in 2012.

ICCA seeks closer relations with cruise bodies

ICCA chairman, Gavin Smith, has advocated a closer relationship with fellow cruise industry bodies including the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) in an interview with e-Travel Blackboard...

The Allure of Antonio and Salma

Antonio Banderas and Salma Hayek celebrated the premier of Dreamworks’ “Puss in Boots” earlier this week aboard Royal Caribbean’s Allure of the Seas.

New cruise terminal for Abu Dhabi

A new tented cruise terminal has been erected at Mina Zayed, Abu Dhabi and will be officially opened in conjunction with a welcome ceremony for MSC Lirica later this month.

Renewed Russian offering for Viking

Viking River Cruises has announced the refurbishment and renaming of four Russian vessels as part of their 15th anniversary celebrations next year.

Orion II sailings cancelled

Due to several defects affecting the passenger experience onboard Orion II, the 10 October and 17 October voyages have been cancelled.

Norwegian Breakaway for iconic artist Peter Max

One of America’s most renowned artists has been commissioned by Norwegian Cruise Line to paint the signature hull artwork on the newest addition to their fleet, Norwegian Breakaway.