CRUISE NEWS

Costa Group CEO Michael Thamm appointed Chairman of CLIA Europe

Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) Europe appoints Michael Thamm, Group CEO Costa Group and Carnival Asia, as Chairman of CLIA Europe from January 2019.   Thamm succeeds David Dingle, Chairman of Carnival UK, who has served as interim CLIA Europe …

Regent Seven Seas cruises announces return to Turkey

Regent Seven Seas Cruises (RSSC) will return to Turkey along with eleven itineraries set to depart in 2019.     The cruise line had recently undergone a multi-million dollar enhancement and the all-suite all-balcony Seven Seas Voyager will sail eleven …

European Waterways Introduces ‘Girl’s Getaway’ Hotel Barge Charters

With women travel groups on the rise, European Waterways has introduced “Girls’ Getaway” hotel barge charter options that offer a wide range of excursions, culinary experiences, shopping and health-conscious themes, such as yoga and walking. They’re a unique way for …

European cruise ships using high-polluting fuels harm local life

Nearly every cruise ship in Europe is still using high-polluting fuels that harm the environment and human health, prompting calls for ports to ban them altogether.     Of the 77 vessels tested by German environmental watchdog Naturschutzbund Deutschland (NABU), …

Langkawi is all set to become Europe’s cruise destination

Langkawi may soon witness a major rush in European tourists as the paradise island is being overhauled to become a cruise destination for the European market.   One of the oldest tour operators of Europe, TUI Group, has set up …

  • Costa Group CEO Michael Thamm appointed Chairman of CLIA Europe

    Published on : Wednesday, January 30, 2019

    Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) Europe appoints Michael Thamm, Group CEO Costa Group and Carnival Asia, as Chairman of CLIA Europe from January 2019.   Thamm succeeds David Dingle, Chairman of Carnival UK, who has served as interim CLIA Europe …

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  • Regent Seven Seas cruises announces return to Turkey

    Published on : Monday, January 7, 2019

    Regent Seven Seas Cruises (RSSC) will return to Turkey along with eleven itineraries set to depart in 2019.     The cruise line had recently undergone a multi-million dollar enhancement and the all-suite all-balcony Seven Seas Voyager will sail eleven …

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  • European Waterways Introduces ‘Girl’s Getaway’ Hotel Barge Charters

    Published on : Saturday, January 5, 2019

    With women travel groups on the rise, European Waterways has introduced “Girls’ Getaway” hotel barge charter options that offer a wide range of excursions, culinary experiences, shopping and health-conscious themes, such as yoga and walking. They’re a unique way for …

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  • European cruise ships using high-polluting fuels harm local life

    Published on : Saturday, January 5, 2019

    Nearly every cruise ship in Europe is still using high-polluting fuels that harm the environment and human health, prompting calls for ports to ban them altogether.     Of the 77 vessels tested by German environmental watchdog Naturschutzbund Deutschland (NABU), …

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  • Langkawi is all set to become Europe’s cruise destination

    Published on : Thursday, January 3, 2019

    Langkawi may soon witness a major rush in European tourists as the paradise island is being overhauled to become a cruise destination for the European market.   One of the oldest tour operators of Europe, TUI Group, has set up …

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  • CEO’s of Thomas Cook & MSC Cruises are prepared to speak at WTTC European Leaders Forum

    Published on : Wednesday, January 2, 2019

    Today, the World Travel & Tourism Council or WTTC declared that global leaders from the Travel & Tourism sector will meet at the first WTTC European Leaders Forum in Lisbon, Portugal on 11 September 2018.   Organized by Ana Mendes …

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  • Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings announces efforts to reduce Single-Use Plastics

    Published on : Saturday, December 29, 2018

    Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd, a leading global cruise company which operates the Norwegian Cruise Line, Oceania Cruises and Regent Seven Seas Cruises brands, announced the important next step in its efforts to reduce its environmental impact by eliminating single-use …

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  • Norwegian Cruise Line Announces Enhancements To 2019 And 2020 Itineraries

    Published on : Saturday, December 29, 2018

    Norwegian Cruise Line has announced enhancements to its 2019 and 2020 itineraries to leverage the strong global demand environment in highly sought after destinations.     Norwegian Joy will join sister ship Norwegian Bliss sailing seasonally in Alaska in summer …

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  • Five reasons why you should choose a Norwegian cruise holiday

    Published on : Thursday, December 27, 2018

    With the freedom and flexibility to enjoy an unrivalled choice of dining, entertainment, accommodation and activity options for all ages, Norwegian Cruise Line is a firm favourite with families looking for new, unforgettable experiences. Norwegian Cruise Line has a range …

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  • Thomas Boardley joins CLIA, Europe

    Published on : Tuesday, December 25, 2018

    Thomas Boardley will join the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) on October 1st, as secretary general of  CLIA Europe.     He will play a key part in strategically implementing CLIA programmes across Europe in his new job.     …

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