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Oman unveils master plan for tourism port

MUSCAT, Oman - In response to the directives of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said to convert Sultan Qaboos Port into a tourist port, Dr Ahmed bin Salim Al Futaisi, Minister of Transport and Communica

Holland America Line rebrands Alaska CruiseTour program

SEATTLE, Wash. - Holland America Line is rebranding its popular Alaska CruiseTour program with the new name Land+Sea Journeys.

UK: Argentine thugs trying to ‘strangle’ Falkland Islands by harassing cruise...

Argentina has been accused of trying to ‘strangle’ the Falkland Islands by intimidating cruise ships which stop there, it emerged yesterday.

Hong Kong and Indonesia to strengthen cruise tourism cooperation

The governments of Hong Kong and Indonesia are set to strengthen their collaboration in the cruise tourism sector to bring more cruise liners to both countries.

World’s best cruise ships named

PENNINGTON, N.J. - The results 2013 Cruise Critic Cruisers' Choice Awards have been announced today.

Windstar Cruises announces voyages to Tahiti

SEATTLE, Wash. - Windstar Cruises announced today that they will return to the South Pacific in the summer of 2014.

3 highly anticipated new cruise ships for 2013

LONDON, England - Cruise bookings rose by around five percent in 2012, and this growing holiday market is expected to continue to ride the crest of the popularity wave into 2013 and 2014.

Top ships for a fly and cruise

LONDON, England - Everyone wants their holiday to be hassle free and the best way to make sure you don't have to lift a finger is with fly and cruise packages.

Best cruise ships of 2012 announced

PENNINGTON, N.J. - Cruise Critic announced its Editors' Picks Awards, recognizing the best in the cruise industry as noted by its team of editors.

Seychelles Tourism Board and Ports Authority work to attract cruise industry

“Seychelles was conceived for sailors in mind” is the old saying from these mid-ocean islands.

Royal Caribbean inks Australian TV channel agreement with Oceans TV

KNUTSFORD, England - OceansTV, a leading provider of in-cabin TV entertainment content to cruise lines, announced today that it is providing Royal Caribbean International with a selection of Australia

Crystal to explore new ports across the Mediterranean in 2013

LOS ANGELES,- For its 2013 Mediterranean cruise season, ultra-luxe Crystal Cruises is making first-time-ever visits to Canakkale, Turkey; La Spezia, Italy; and Castellon de la Plana, Spain.

P&O Cruises celebrates 175th anniversary

LONDON, England - In 2012, P&O Cruises celebrates 175 years of voyages, holidays and retreats all around the globe.

Windstar Cruises nears completion of fleet renovation

SEATTLE, Wash. - Windstar Cruises announced today the latest plans for the $18 million fleet-wide renovation project to be completed in December of this year.

New luxury cruise ships to visit Falkland Islands in 2012-2013 season

Luxury super yacht MY Sherakhan, is one of four vessels new to the Falkland Islands visiting in the 2012/13 season beginning next month.

20 million people took a cruise in 2012

A record 20 million people took a cruise last year, an increase of almost 2 million, according to the latest industry figures.

Yangtze River cruises cope with economic slowdown

Luxury ships make bold bid to lure tourists back onto the water

Viking River Cruises orders two more ships for 2013

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Viking River Cruises today announced it has placed an order for two additional Viking Longships in 2013.

Cruise-line captains enjoying life on the ocean wave

Cruise-line companies might be in dire financial straits but their captains are enjoying life on the ocean wave.

Cruises to start and end in Liverpool

LIVERPOOL, England - The first cruise to start at Liverpool's Pier Head since 1972 has set sail from the terminal.

Crystal Cruises makes Hong Kong port of call for 2013 and...

Hong Kong – Great news for Hong Kong luxury travelers and cruise aficionados – Crystal Cruises has increased its voyages to Hong Kong for 2013 and 2014.

Caribbean cruise industry and its impact on region’s hotel sector

April’s annual Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Investment Conference in Puerto Rico provides a highly appropriate time and venue to raise questions about the future of the cruise industry in the Caribbe