A Big Month for the River Cruise Industry The river cruising industry in Europe had its own March Madness this year with a week full of christenings to meet the rising demand for this elegant, relaxing style of touring. Viking … read more
Industry news and reviews of cruises, cruise lines and ships.
Last December, we ran down the Viking plan to take over the world…or at least the world of river cruising! Viking River Cruises launched a record six ships in 2012, and smashed that record this week with the mass christening … read more
It’s become almost passé. “Oh, there’s a new mega-building going up somewhere in Asia? Yes, we know…it will be just fab.” Just how many times can they outdo themselves? Well, at least once more, it seems. Hong Kong’s futuristic, billion-dollar … read more
Just two years after landing in Galveston as a home port for Western Caribbean cruises, Disney Cruise Line announced it was relocating the Disney Magic to Port Canaveral for cruising to the Bahamas from February to May, 2014. The ship … read more