MSC Cruises Introduces Winter 2024-25 Canary Islands Itinerary with MSC Opera

7-night itinerary with MSC Opera to some of the most sought-after winter sun destinations in the Canary Islands and Madeira – sales now open (IN SHORT) MSC Cruises has unveiled its plans to deploy the MSC Opera to the Canary Islands for the winter 2024-25 season, with bookings now available. The ship will embark on… Read the full press release

Royal Caribbean Unveils Exciting Island Escapes for 2025-2026 Season

The Big Apple Welcomes Back Odyssey of the Seas, and Brilliance of the Seas Returns to Boston After a Decade (IN SHORT) Royal Caribbean International announces its extensive lineup of island-hopping vacations for the 2025-2026 season, featuring cruises departing from seven U.S. cities. These adventures cater to diverse preferences, offering 5- to 12-night voyages across the Caribbean, The Bahamas, and… Read the full press release

Royal Caribbean Partners with Inter Miami CF as Official Jersey Sponsor for 2024 Season

The World’s Largest Cruise Line Debuts as the Club’s Front-of-Jersey Partner in the Upcoming 2024 Campaign (IN SHORT) Royal Caribbean International has become the Official Jersey Partner of Inter Miami CF, one of the Major League Soccer (MLS) teams. Starting from the 2024 season, Royal Caribbean’s logo will feature prominently on Inter Miami’s jerseys. The partnership… Read the full press release

Award-Winning Chef Nina Compton Named Godmother of Silversea’s Silver Nova Cruise Ship

A champion of cultural discovery and human connection, Chef Compton’s values align with those at the heart of Silversea’s immersive S.A.L.T. culinary program (IN SHORT) Silversea announced that acclaimed chef Nina Compton, known for her culinary expertise and TV appearances, will serve as the Godmother of their newest ship, Silver Nova. This announcement was made… Read the full press release

MSC Cruises Expands in the U.S. with New Home Port in Galveston, Texas

MSC Cruises adds fourth U.S home port – Galveston in Texas, further expanding its choice of itineraries and ships from U.S ports Departures begin November 2025 with seven-night sailings on MSC Seascape – now available to book Destinations highlights include Costa Maya and Cozumel (Mexico) and Isla de Roatan (Honduras) (IN SHORT) MSC Cruises, one… Read the full press release

Royal Caribbean’s Icon of the Seas Arrives in Miami Ahead of Debut

The First-of-its-Kind Combination of Every Vacation Makes its Official Debut on Jan. 27 (IN SHORT) Royal Caribbean International’s highly anticipated Icon of the Seas made its first appearance in Miami, marking the countdown to its official debut on January 27. The Icon of the Seas promises a unique combination of vacation experiences, offering something for… Read the full press release

Viking’s Discover More Sale Offers Travelers Exciting Booking Incentives

Currently Running Through January 31, Viking’s “Wave Season” Offer Applies to Voyages on All Seven Continents (IN SHORT) Viking has launched the “Discover More” sale, providing North American travelers with enticing booking incentives for river, ocean, and expedition voyages until January 31, 2024. The promotion includes special fares, opportunities for up to free airfare, and… Read the full press release

Silversea Celebrates the Naming of Silver Nova, the Green Ship of Light

Esteemed guests embarked Silver Nova on January 4, honoring the milestone celebration during the ship’s maiden call in Florida — the home of Royal Caribbean Group (IN SHORT) Silversea marked a momentous occasion in Fort Lauderdale as they officially named Silver Nova during a heartfelt ceremony. The ultra-luxury cruise ship, celebrated as the most environmentally conscious, strengthens… Read the full press release

Royal Caribbean Sets Sail with Eurovision Song Contest as Official Partner for 2024 and 2025

The Family Holiday Provider Signs on as the Official Cruise Line Partner of the World-Renowned Music Competition for 2024 and 2025 (IN SHORT) Royal Caribbean International, a leader in the cruise industry, has teamed up with the Eurovision Song Contest as an Official Partner for 2024 and 2025. This exciting collaboration will kick off with the… Read the full press release

Regent Seven Seas Cruises Launches ‘Upgrade Your Horizon’ Promotion with Suite Upgrades and Reduced Deposits

FREE 2-Category Suite Upgrade and Reduced Deposits Across Voyages from January 2024 Through to June 2026 Plus, Savings of up to 20% on 30 Specially Selected Itineraries (IN SHORT) Regent Seven Seas Cruises has introduced its “Upgrade Your Horizon” promotion, offering guests a free 2-category suite upgrade up to a Penthouse Suite (Category A) on… Read the full press release

Lionel Messi Named Official Icon of Royal Caribbean’s Innovative Cruise Ship ‘Icon of the Seas’

The Most Decorated Fútbol Player in History Will Welcome the World’s Best Family Vacation at an Exclusive Celebration in January 2024 (IN SHORT) Royal Caribbean International has announced that sports icon Lionel Messi will be the official Icon of their upcoming cruise ship, Icon of the Seas, set to debut in January 2024. Messi, regarded… Read the full press release

Royal Caribbean Unveils Star of the Seas, a Next-Generation Cruise Ship Set to Debut in 2025

The Latest in the Lineup of the World’s Best Vacations Debuts August 2025 in Port Canaveral (Orlando), Florida (IN SHORT) Royal Caribbean International has unveiled its latest cruise ship, Star of the Seas, which will debut in August 2025 from Port Canaveral (Orlando), Florida. The ship will offer 7-night vacations to the Caribbean and the cruise… Read the full press release

Royal Caribbean Celebrates Arrival of Icon of the Seas, the Ultimate Vacation Experience

 A Celebration in Turku, Finland, Marks the Completion of 900 Days of Construction and the Start of Putting the Finishing Touches on the Ultimate Family Vacation (IN SHORT) Royal Caribbean International has officially welcomed the Icon of the Seas, a groundbreaking cruise ship, to its fleet after seven years of planning and 900 days of… Read the full press release

Viking Expands Southeast Asia River Fleet with Viking Tonle for Mekong Adventures

Debuting in 2025, the Viking Tonle Will Double Viking’s Capacity in Southeast Asia (IN SHORT) Viking has announced the addition of a new river cruise ship, the Viking Tonle, designed for Mekong River voyages in Southeast Asia. This 80-guest vessel will join its sister ship, the Viking Saigon, and will operate between Kampong Cham, Cambodia,… Read the full press release

Royal Caribbean’s Rhapsody of the Seas Returns to Latin America with Exciting Upgrades

The experiences on board are adapted to offer the Latin market the best vacations without leaving the region (IN SHORT) Royal Caribbean International’s iconic ship, Rhapsody of the Seas, is making a triumphant return to Latin America, arriving in Panama on December 2nd. The ship offers a seven-night adventure packed with entertainment, diverse dining options, and… Read the full press release

Royal Caribbean Unveils Spectacular Entertainment Lineup for Icon of the Seas Cruise Ship

The First-of-its-Kind Vacation Introduces Firsts, like “The Wizard of Oz” and Skateboarders, and More Live Music and Comedy Than Ever (IN SHORT) Royal Caribbean International is gearing up to debut its groundbreaking cruise ship, Icon of the Seas, in January 2024. The ship will offer an impressive array of entertainment options across its four signature stages:… Read the full press release

Royal Caribbean’s Ovation of the Seas Returns to Sydney Harbor for Sixth Season Down Under

The Ship’s Sixth Season in Sydney Will Welcome More Than 90,000 Travellers on 3- to 11-Night Getaways (IN SHORT) Royal Caribbean International’s Ovation of the Seas has returned to Sydney Harbor for its sixth season in Australia, offering a range of 3- to 11-night itineraries to New Zealand, Australia, and the South Pacific. With a lineup… Read the full press release

MSC Cruises’ Flagship MSC Euribia Offers Captivating Winter Sailings to Northern Europe

(IN SHORT) MSC Cruises introduces winter sailings aboard its flagship, MSC Euribia, from November 2023 to April 2024, featuring 7-night itineraries to Northern Europe’s renowned destinations, including Rotterdam, Amsterdam, Bruges, Brussels, Paris, Southampton, and London. MSC Euribia, powered by LNG, stands out as one of the industry’s most energy-efficient ships with advanced environmental technologies. Passengers… Read the full press release

SITA Enhances Flight Monitoring for Costa Cruises’ Fly & Cruise Packages

Costa Cruises gains comprehensive visibility on the status of Fly & Cruise journeys, benefiting both guests and crew members Genoa, Italy, 2023-Oct-21 — /Travel PR News/ — SITA, the leading IT provider to the travel industry, is helping Costa Cruises, the Italian cruise company, mitigate costly trip disruptions. With accurate real-time flight updates via a… Read the full press release

MSC Cruises Earns Green Marine Europe Certification for Environmental Excellence

Highest rating achieved across eight key performance indicators Geneva, Switzerland, 2023-Oct-20 — /Travel PR News/ — MSC Cruises has become the first major line to be awarded the Green Marine Europe Certification, a voluntary environmental certification programme for the maritime industry. Green Marine Europe is a partnership between North American environmental certification programme Green Marine… Read the full press release

CLIA UK & Ireland to Host Virtual ‘Destination Days’ for Travel Agents Interested in Expedition Cruises

London, UK, 2023-Oct-18 — /Travel PR News/ — Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) UK & Ireland has announced it will host two specialist ‘Destination Days’ as part of its ongoing trade support for agents seeking expedition and destination advice. A virtual ‘Cruising the Kimberley, Western Australia’ day will take place on October 26, while a… Read the full press release

Regent Seven Seas Cruises and PBS International Announce Exclusive Documentary Lineup for Seven Seas Grandeur Debut

MIAMI, FL, 2023-Oct-10 — /Travel PR News/ — Regent Seven Seas Cruises, the world’s leading luxury cruise line, has entered into a partnership with renowned public broadcaster PBS International to curate and exclusively show 12 captivating documentaries via a dedicated in-suite channel on board its new ship Seven Seas Grandeur™, A Heritage of Perfection. Debuting in November 2023, Seven… Read the full press release

Royal Caribbean’s Star of the Seas: The Ultimate Combination of Vacations Set to Debut in 2025

Star of the Seas Will Mark the Next Bold Moment in a New Era of Vacations in Summer 2025 MIAMI, FL, 2023-Oct-08 — /Travel PR News/ — Drum roll, please: The next revolutionary vacation is on the horizon, and its name is Star of the Seas. Just shy of 100 days until the introduction of the first-of-its-kind… Read the full press release

Royal Caribbean Partners with Ponting Wines to Offer Premium Wine Selection on Australian Cruises

Cofounded by Australian Cricket Legend Ricky Ponting, the Partnership Kicks Off From October 2023 With a Curated Selection of the Label’s Premium Wines Sydney, Australia, 2023-Sep-26 — /Travel PR News/ — Royal Caribbean International has uncorked an exclusive partnership with Ponting Wines, cofounded by one of Australia’s most celebrated cricketers – Ricky Ponting – and known for its uncompromising, premium wines. The collaboration… Read the full press release

Royal Caribbean’s Utopia of the Seas Takes a Giant Step Closer to Port Canaveral Debut

The World’s Biggest Weekend Reaches the Next Phase of Construction Ahead of its July 2024 Debut MIAMI, FL, 2023-Sep-20 — /Travel PR News/ — It was a big weekend for the world’s biggest weekend: Royal Caribbean International’s Utopia of the Seas is now one step closer to its debut in Port Canaveral (Orlando), Florida, in July 2024. The game-changing… Read the full press release

Royal Caribbean Opens Early Booking for Icon of the Seas 2025-2026 Cruises with New Destinations

After Breaking All-Time Booking Records, the First-of-its-Kind Vacation is Now Open for 2025-26 and Visiting New Destinations in the Caribbean from Miami MIAMI, FL, 2023-Sep-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Following a record-breaking response to the new Icon of the Seas, Royal Caribbean International is opening the highly anticipated vacation’s next lineup of 7-night adventures from Miami three… Read the full press release

Royal Caribbean Launches ‘The Big Royal Thank You’ Competition with £100,000 Prize Pool for UK and Ireland Travel Partners

Cruise Line Announces a New Trade Competition for Club Royal Members Across UK and Ireland LONDON, UK, 2023-Sep-09 — /Travel PR News/ — Royal Caribbean International has announced ‘The Big Royal Thank You’ competition for travel partners across UK and Ireland and featuring the largest prize pot to date. The interactive competition platform, dubbed ‘Bounty of the Seas,’ will be… Read the full press release

Silversea’s Newest Ship, Silver Nova℠, Sets Sail on Inaugural Voyage, Redefining Luxury at Sea

Marking a new take on luxury at sea for the leading ultra-luxury cruise line, Silver Nova sails out of Fusina (Venice) on August 14 Miami, FL, 2023-Aug-15 — /Travel PR News/ — The first Nova-class ship for Silversea®, Silver Nova℠, embarks on her maiden voyage on August 14, departing Venice, Italy. Sailing on a seven-day roundtrip voyage through… Read the full press release

MSC Cruises Announces Winter 2024/25 Sailings: Exciting Itineraries Across the Globe, from Caribbean to Europe and Beyond!

Six ships to serve the Caribbean Sea with a huge range of itineraries from Miami, Port Canaveral (Orlando), New York City and Martinique In the Mediterranean, MSC World Europa, the trail-blazing first of the line’s futuristic World Class ships, will entranse guests with her design and onboard amenities MSC Euribia’s new deployment in the Middle… Read the full press release

Royal Caribbean Renews $100,000 Sponsorship for Royal Caribbean Music Makers Junkanoo Group in The Bahamas

The Nassau-Based Junkanoo Group Visits the Cruise Line’s Entertainment Studios in Miami NASSAU, BAHAMAS, 2023-Aug-01 — /Travel PR News/ — Royal Caribbean International announced it is renewing its support of the Royal Caribbean Music Makers Junkanoo group for a second year with $100,000 in funding. Reaffirming its commitment to The Bahamas, the cruise line’s sponsorship of the group – which renamed itself… Read the full press release