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windstar cruises postpones

Windstar Cruises Postpones Operations to June

Windstar Cruises postpones operations to June 2021 after assessing multiple factors impacting their timing to resume operations.
alaska cruise cancellations

Alaska Cruise Cancellations

The Canadian Transport Ministry’s Interim Order has extended the closure of Canadian ports and waters to passenger vessels, which has resulted in cancelled itineraries for Alaska sailings with Seabourn and Princess Cruises.
win a cruise

Win a Cruise with RSSC’s Unrivaled Space at Sea Campaign

Travel advisors have the opportunity to win a cruise with Regent Seven Seas Cruises' Unrivaled Space at Sea campaign which was launched to show guests and travel advisors the cruise line’s ability to provide the most inclusive vacations at sea.
2022 sailings

2022 Sailings: Limited Bookings + Spanish-Speaking Sailing

AmaWaterways announced new sailing exclusively for the Spanish-speaking market, plus high bookings for 2022 season means limited openings.
swan hellenic

Swan Hellenic’s SH Vega Starts Keel Laying

Swan Hellenic has announced the keel laying of SH Vega, the second of three purpose-designed ice-class expedition cruise ships that Helsinki Shipyard is building for the iconic cultural expedition cruise pioneer. 

Victory Cruise Lines Will Debut 2nd Expedition Vessel

Both VCL and its sister cruise line, American Queen Steamboat Company (AQSC), are releasing the 2023 season today.

Seabourn “Sail” in Europe

Seabourn has opened a number of summer and fall voyages for sale that includes voyages in Europe.

Canada Announces One-Year Cruise Ban

The Government of Canada has announced a one-year ban on cruise vessels sailing in Canadian waters, impacting Alaska cruise itineraries.

Seabourn — 2022 Alaska & British Columbia Voyages

Seabourn has opened a number of summer and fall voyages for sale, including Alaska and British Columbia on board Seabourn Odyssey.
Riviera River Cruises

Riviera River Cruises Offers Gift Card Promotion

Riviera River Cruises is offering travel advisors a $100 gift card for each new booking of a cabin on a 2021 or 2022 European river cruise.

Seabourn’s Early Bonus Savings and Focus on Wellness

Seabourn has relaunched its “Early Bonus Savings” promotion, offering travelers additional savings opportunities by taking advantage of the promotion and travel advisors an opportunity to earn commissions now during this pause period.
MSC Cruises

MSC Cruises Takes Delivery of MSC Virtuosa

MSC Cruises has taken delivery of new ship MSC Virtuosa, which will be the 18th ship to enter its fleet, and features eco-friendly technology.
Star Clippers

Star Clippers Extends Welcome 2021 Wave Offer

Star Clippers has extended and expanded its Welcome 2021 Wave Offer with 21% off cruise fares on select itineraries.

AQSC & VCL — Vaccination Requirement for Guests & Crew

AQSC and VCL have announced a COVID-19 vaccination mandate for guests, going into effect for all sailings beginning July 1, 2021.
Swan Hellenic

Swan Hellenic Opens North America Office

Expedition cruise leader Swan Hellenic has announced the opening of a North America office based in Fort Lauderdale.

Carnival Breaks Ground on New Terminal F

Carnival Cruise Line and PortMiami held a groundbreaking ceremony for the expansion of the state-of-the-art Terminal F which will serve as the homeport of Carnival Celebration, the line’s next Excel-class ship.   

Orlando Ashford Appointed Incoming Chairman of Azamara

Orlando Ashford has been appointed as the incoming Executive Chairman of cruise line Azamara, following its aquisition by Sycamore Partners.

MSC Cruises Launches New Webinar Series

MSC Cruises has launched a new webinar series for travel advisors designed to teach them how to use MSC Book – MSC Cruises’ online booking system.

Viking Announces New Nile River Ship for 2022

Viking has announced an expansion to its Egypt fleet with new ship Viking Aton, scheduled to debut in September 2022.

Emerging Travel Trends According to Silversea Cruises

Based on guest interest and predictions from Silversea Cruises’ destination experts, the cruise line has identified popular travel trends for 2022-2023.