Haimark Names Hans Rood as President to Oversee Small Ship Luxury Ocean & River Cruise Brands

Haimark has named Hans Rood, a travel and cruise industry executive with more than 25 years of global cruise and travel experience, to oversee all aspects of its rapidly developing small ship cruise brands. “Hans has served in key executive...Read more

Star Clippers Offering Family Specials on Selected Summer Sailings

Star Clippers is offering a kids sail free deal on select summer 2015 Mediterranean cruises, in addition to a $500 flight credit per cabin. The offer covers one child in a cabin with two adults or two adults and two...Read more

Specialty Cruises from Maine Windjammer Association Have Something for Everyone

Each year, more and more people are discovering how truly unique and exciting a Maine windjammer vacation can be. Three to six-day themed cruises are designed to suit guests’ passions and hobbies while they experience a sailing getaway along the...Read more

France: AmaWaterways Introduces New Bordeaux Itineraries for 2016

AmaWaterways has debuted its first-ever Bordeaux itineraries. Starting in spring 2016, the line will offer 22 “Taste of Bordeaux” sailings aboard AmaDolce, sailing the Garonne and Dordogne Rivers in France’s most renowned wine region. Eight of the 22 departures will...Read more

Quark Expeditions Launches 2015/16 Epic North Pole Adventures

Quark Expeditions will offer two diverse ways to explore the North Pole for 2015/16. For those seeking maximum adventure in a polar expedition, travelers can conquer 90° north from the remote base of Barneo Ice Camp, or from the bow...Read more

Michelle Fee to Lead AmaWaterways’ AmaSerena Christening Ceremony

AmaWaterways announced that Michelle Fee, CEO and Co-Founder of Cruise Planners, will serve as Godmother of the new AmaSerena. Fee will bless the 164-passenger ship alongside the AmaWaterways’ executive team during a special Christening ceremony at the conclusion of its...Read more

Cruise Shipping Miami to Highlight Trending Themes

Cruise Shipping Miami 2015 is gearing up to offer the most comprehensive and robust roster of panel discussions featuring the industry’s most knowledgeable and experienced executives. The panels will be grouped under several broad themes based on industry trends during...Read more

Myanmar: AmaWaterways Celebrates Inaugural Voyage of Amapura

On November 24, 2014, AmaWaterways celebrated the inaugural sailing of its new 56-passenger all-suite AmaPura. Kristin Karst, the line’s executive vice president and co-owner, met travelers in Yangon to embark on the ship’s sold-out maiden voyage along the Ayeyarwady River...Read more

AmaWaterways Opens 2016 Bookings

AmaWaterways announced that its 2016 sailings are now open for booking. The line’s new brochure – which is available online and will be arriving in mailboxes later this month – features the introduction of two new ships, 34 wine-themed sailings,...Read more

Dan Rather to Sail Aboard Inaugural Voyage of Haimark Line’s MS Saint Laurent in May

Haimark Line announced today that broadcast journalist Dan Rather will sail aboard the inaugural cruise of the company’s new coastal expedition ship, the MS Saint Laurent. “We feel incredibly privileged to be able to offer our guests the opportunity to...Read more