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

Regent’s Seven Seas Explorer Will Take Maiden Voyage in 2016

With a one-of-a-kind, opulent 3,875-square-foot suite, extravagantly designed lounges and showplaces, and lavish gourmet restaurants, Regent Seven Seas Cruises is setting a new standard for luxury vacations with the launch of Seven Seas Explorer. At 56,000 gross-registered tons and carrying...Read more

Book a North Pole Expedition Aboard Quark Expedition’s ’50 Years of Victory’ Icebreaker Vessel

Quark Expeditions is celebrating the return of iconic nuclear icebreaker 50 Years of Victory to its fleet for 2016 through 2018. Quark announced that the legendary expedition ship, previously scheduled to be retired at the end of 2015, is now...Read more

Quark Expeditions Named World’s Leading Specialist Cruise Line for 2014

Quark Expeditions was the recipient of the 2014 World’s Leading Specialist Cruise Line Award at the World Travel Awards Grand Final Gala Ceremony on December 7 in Anguilla, the Lesser Antilles. The award ceremony is widely regarded as the “Oscars...Read more

Group IST Launches Arcadia Small Ship Cruises

Group travel provider Group IST today announced the launch of Arcadia Small Ship Cruises, a fleet of fine small ships, including yachts and barges, sailing to hard-to-reach domestic and international ports of call. Partnering with Blount Small Ship Adventures, CroisiEurope,...Read more

Disney Cruise Line Returns to the British Virgin Islands

The British Virgin Islands Tourist Board announced Disney Cruise Line will once again be stopping in Tortola starting in January 2016. The Disney Fantasy and Disney Magic will sail from Port Canaveral, Fla. to the Eastern Caribbean, with Tortola as...Read more