Viking Cruises chairman Torstein Hagen said his new ocean-going brand will offer 'the best itineraries by far' and 'the fairest pricing.' Plus, 'We're going to be renowned for one thing: enrichment.'
Norwegian Cruise Line is now offering legally recognized weddings at sea on two ships—soon to be three, is testing an expanded room service menu that carries an order charge and is making its Asian restaurants/noodle bars complimentary.
Cruise the Saint Lawrence warmly welcomed the government of Québec's $55m investment in passenger greeting infrastructure projects at the ports of Québec and Montréal. Québec will receive $35m and Montréal $20m.
The second and most comprehensive 2014 Asia Cruise Trends study shows double-digit annual growth over the past two years, with historic numbers of ships, passengers and ports.
Long-time Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings director Walter Revell was appointed chairman of the board, while Genting Hong Kong, a major shareholder, named two new directors to fill its recently vacated spots.
Total ships: 33
Total berths: 101,546
Total Order Book Value:$24,633,948,000.00
Average Price Per Berth:$274,486