Denmark issues reminder of Crimea cruise call prohibition

JUNE 19, 2015 — Every cruise line that anyone has ever heard of has already stopped calling Crimean ports since the Russian annexation of the area. Be that as it may, the

Carnival Corporation launches new cruise brand

Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), last week unveiled its newest cruise brand. Inventing a whole new niche category, that Carnival calls “social impact travel,” the brand, called “fathom,” will

Norwegian Dawn back in Bermuda after grounding incident

MAY 20, 2015 — Norwegian Cruise Line’s Norwegian Dawn was this morning safely moored back in Bermuda, after an incident that started about 5.00 p.m. yesterday when the cruise ship temporarily lost

Fincantieri floats out largest Holland America Line ship yet

MARCH 6, 2015 — Carnival Corporation’s Holland America Line has marked another milestone in the construction of ms Koningsdam, its largest ship thus far, with the float-out and transfer of the cruise

Genting buys Crystal Cruises, will add newbuild to fleet

MARCH 3, 2015 — Genting Hong Kong (GHK), the owner of Star Cruises and a major shareholder in Norwegian Cruise Lines, is buying two ship luxury cruise line Crystal Cruises, Inc. and

Carnival gives cruisers more Caribbean to visit

FEBRUARY 18, 2015 — With bigger cruise ships bringing more cruise passengers to the Caribbean, Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), looks to be doing something about providing all those

Carnival names Miller VP nautical and safety operations

JANUARY 30, 2015 — Miami-based Carnival Cruise Line has named Richard M. Miller vice president of nautical and safety operations. He joins the cruise line after a U.S. Navy career of more

Micky Arison takes FCCA Executive Committee Chair

JANUARY 12, 2015 — The Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) reports that Carnival Corporation & plc Chairman Micky Arison is now its Executive Committee Chairman, succeeding Kevin Sheehan, past president and CEO of

American Cruise Lines to add modern riverboats to fleet

JANUARY 9, 2014 — Guilford, CT, headquartered American Cruise Lines is planning to construct a new fleet of modern riverboats that will add a new dimension to river cruising in the United

Pearl Seas considering Cuba cruises

JANUARY 7, 2015 — One of the first cruise lines to offer cruises to Cuba may be Guilford, CT, based Pearl Seas Cruises, a sister company of American Cruise Line. The company