First Look at Disney Cruise Line’s Next Ships

Disney Cruise Line

The Disney Cruise Line fleet has some of the most beautiful ships at sea and the three newest vessels setting sail in 2021, 2022 and 2023 will be no exception. This first, early rendering depicts the magnificent exterior of the newest Disney ships that will elevate family cruise vacations to a whole new level. In keeping with the distinct Disney…

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Silversea to Visit All Seven Continents on 2020 World Cruise

Silversea Silver Whisper

Silversea’s Silver Whisper will be the first cruise ship to visit all seven continents on its pioneering World Cruise 2020 Silversea, an innovator in the ultra-luxury cruise line industry, announces the opening of general sales for its pioneering 140-day, 62-port, 32-country World Cruise in 2020. Departing Fort Lauderdale on January 6, 2020, Silver Whisper will be the first ship to…

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Holland America Line Introducing New Retail Experience On Board

Fujifilm PhotoGifts

Holland America Line is introducing a new retail experience on board its ships to better align with its ongoing brand evolution. The multi-faceted retail plan introduces new products and services, including an expanded logo collection, locally cultivated items, a new Fujifilm photo space and new supplier partnerships. The retail rollout began with Veendam and expands to Maasdam, Nieuw Amsterdam, Oosterdam,…

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Avalon Waterways Announces New Suite Ship and Suite Fleet for 2019

Avalon Waterways Panorama Suite

Travelers wanting to see the world need only cruise down its legendary rivers. For those interested in seeing more of the world, there’s Avalon Waterways. Today, the award-winning river cruise operator announced plans to unveil a NEW Suite Ship in 2019. The NEW Avalon Envision marks the company’s 13th Suite Ship in Europe and 16th Suite Ship worldwide. Featuring the…

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Oceania Cruises Announces the 2020 Around The World Voyage

Bali rice paddies

Oceania Cruises has unveiled its most unique and diverse Around the World in 180 Days voyage to date, departing on January 8, 2020. Crossing the equator an unprecedented four times, this epic exploration visits 95 different ports of call on four continents across 27 time zones and, for the very first time on an Oceania Cruises’ Around the World voyage,…

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Viking Enters Agreement with Fincantieri for Six Additional Ocean Ships

Viking Sky

Viking® ( has announced a new agreement with Fincantieri that could see the delivery of six additional ocean ships by 2027. The new understanding expands Viking’s partnership with Fincantieri, raising the company’s total ocean ship order and options to 16 – the highest-ever for a shipyard from a single owner. The agreement for the six additional ships, which will be…

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James Suckling Named Holland America Line’s New Wine Curator

James Suckling

Holland America Line is tapping into the expertise of one of the world’s most acclaimed wine critics, James Suckling, to curate an extensive new wine list that will be featured on all ships in the premium fleet. As Holland America Line’s official Wine Curator, Suckling will lead the design and development of the premium line’s wine offerings and provide wine…

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Aranui to Make Maiden Call at Pitcairn Island for Once-in-a-Lifetime Cultural Cruise


The 254-passenger dual-purpose Aranui 5 ( has released its 2019 sailing schedule, offering 20 departures destined to top even the most discerning travelers’ bucket lists. Following its off-the-beaten-path concept, Aranui is also launching two special voyages to the remote Pitcairn Island to kick off the year. Departing Jan. 10, 2019 and March 21, 2019, the exclusive Pitcairn Island voyages mark…

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5 Tips on How to Make Milestones Memorable on a Cruise

celebrating on a cruise

Every day on a cruise ship is a celebration so it’s no wonder that many travelers are choosing to commemorate life’s greatest moments — from weddings and reunions to retirements and everything in between – on a cruise vacation. Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), the world’s largest cruise industry trade association, is sharing the top five tips for celebrating life’s…

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