Bali has set itself the target of attracting at least 51 cruise liners, or around 24 percent of the 215 cruise ships expected to visit Indonesia this year, an official said.
DUN LAOGHAIRE, Ireland - Stena Line has announced the refurbishment of two giant ships that the company will be introducing on the Irish Sea later this year.
Basseterre, St. Kitts - Senator Ricky Skerritt, Minister of Tourism & International Transport, has announced that cruise visitor arrivals to St.
Africa had potential to become one of the biggest cruise tourism markets because ocean cruise lines were looking for new markets outside Europe and the US and the continent was largely untapped, ...
LONDON, England - There's been a distinct rise in US travelers interested in visiting Europe in the last year, and the cruise industry is busy moving vessels to Australia to meet an increased ...
MOSCOW – Russia has sent two powerful icebreakers - Magadan and Admiral Makarov to the Gulf of Sakhalin in the Far East to rescue three ships stranded in ice.
MIAMI - Premium vacation brand Celebrity Cruises, employer of one of the world's largest staff of sommeliers, will illuminate its extensive onboard wine program later this year when it launches ...
Two of the cruise ship industry's heavyweights have given the $11.2 million Cairns cruise terminal their seal of approval.
The city of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic will host the 17th Annual Exhibition and Conference organized by the Florida and Caribbean Cruise Ship Association (FCCA).
(eTN) - The Cruise Line Safety Act of 2009 is currently waiting for the signature of President Barack Obama. Will he sign it?
It started back in 2005 when Royal Caribbean Cruise Line added rock climbing walls, mini-golf and ice-skating rinks to their cruise ships.
Summer is here, full of travel and memorable moments. To ensure smooth sailing this summer, consider the practical and the legal before embarking on a cruise.
Don't consider yourself a cruise person? Think again. There's far more to the cruise industry these days than cheesy ports of call and Vegas-meets-megamall design.
As the UAE looks to diversify its economy, tourism officials are betting big on the country’s cruise ship travel industry.
The past decade has seen an average 8.9 per cent annual growth in the Maltese cruise liner industry, a spokesperson for the Parliamentary Secretariat for Tourism said in comments to this ...
VANCOUVER - As the first ship of the season arrives, Vancouver's cruise industry will likely suffer a pretty big loss in 2010.
Some of the headlines about cruising have been downright frightening. Whole ships full of people being quarantined to their cabins with serious stomach flu?
Twenty-four cruise lines currently make a port stop at
After a flurry of attention and several weeks of whirlwind fundraising, the buzz surrounding the devastating earthquake that hit Haiti on January 12 -- and Royal Caribbean's controversial decision ...
Dubai has had some significant financial turmoil the past few months, but that has not deterred cruise vacationers to the embattled emirate as it is quickly becoming a must-see port of call.
Suffering a bout of gastrointestinal illness in a cramped cruise ship cabin ranks pretty high on the scale of vacation nightmares.
Alaska lovers: If you missed last year's good deals on Alaska cruises, you've got another shot at them this year.
With Spring Break highlighted on many student calendars and potential summer vacations on the horizon, some may find their relaxation destination via cruise ship.
It was a rough year in the travel industry in 2009 — airlines, hotels, resorts, rental car firms and other segments of the industry suffered significant financial losses, some of the ...
Eleven new cruise ships - with 27,263 new berths - will hit the high seas this year.
Officials of the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association have called for a region–wide cruise commission that would require pre–application of ships wishing to visit the region.
On a trip to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, a few years back, Shauna and David Schober were snorkeling off the coast with a tour company that took them by boat to explore some underwater caves.
DUBAI - Dubai's nascent cruise industry is set to buck the global downturn with a predicted 30 per cent surge in passenger traffic in 2010 as the emirate gears up to lure increased number of ...
SunCruz and the Palm Beach Princess are two gambling ships that had been running out of Florida for a long time, but both have fallen on hard times in 2009.
Cruise ship tipping has long been an area of contention, but the debate may be nearing conclusion.
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