In the framework of the European Shipping Week, CLIA Europe organised a roundtable on visa facilitation and its impact on cruise and maritime tourism. The productive discussion which took place in Brussels March 2, between cruise operators, EU decision-makers and tourism stakeholders focused on the challenge of unlocking the potential of EU maritime tourism to foster EU growth and employment cr...
Thomson Cruises is acquiring Splendour of the Seas from Royal Caribbean International.
Carnival Elation will reposition from New Orleans to Jacksonville, Florida, while Carnival Fascination will move from Jacksonville to San Juan, with both ships to undertake their new year-round programs in spring 2016.
Carnival Cruise Line will expand capacity on its four- and five-day program from New Orleans by 34% when Carnival Triumph replaces Carnival Elation next spring. Carnival Triumph is currently based in Galveston.
Veteran senior cruise executive Pamela Conover has been tapped to lead The World as president and ceo. Reached by phone on Friday, she told Seatrade Insider: 'I'm very excited by this unique opportunity.'
Total ships: 33
Total berths: 101,546
Total Order Book Value:$24,633,948,000.00
Average Price Per Berth:$274,486