Editor, Seatrade Cruise News & Senior Associate Editor Seatrade Cruise Review
Anne Kalosh covers global stories, reporting both breaking and in-depth news on cruising's significant people, places, ships and trends. A sought-after expert on cruising, she has moderated conferences around the world, including the high-profile State of the Industry panel at Seatrade Cruise Global. She created and led the acclaimed itinerary-planning case study for Seatrade's cruise master classes held at Cambridge and Oxford universities. She is the cruise columnist for AFAR.com, and her freelance stories have appeared in a wide range of publications, from The New York Times to The Miami Herald.
Norwegian Sky emerged from a three-week drydock at Grand Bahama Shipyard with a new lounge and sushi bar, a Starbucks outlet, refreshed dining venues and upgraded accommodations.
Following on details of Seven Seas Splendor's top-of-the-line Regent Suite, announced earlier, Regent Seven Seas Cruises detailed all 14 other suite categories on the new ship, set to debut in February 2020.
Juneau and Cruise Lines International Association Alaska have reached an agreement that will end long-running litigation over how a $5 head tax and $3 per passenger port development fee are spent.
Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line hired two Norwegian Cruise Line sales veterans for its Deerfield Beach, Florida, headquarters. Francis Riley joins as SVP sales and Clark Reber as director of partner relations.
At a space-themed ceremony Monday, the Canaveral Port Authority and Carnival Cruise Line officially broke ground for construction of Port Canaveral’s new Cruise Terminal 3 complex.
A fire caused by welding broke out on Deck 15 of Costa Smeralda at Meyer Turku shipyard. It has been extinguished, with two people undergoing checks for 'slight injuries' and approximately 10 experiencing smoke inhalation, according to the yard.
Carnival Cruise Line has partnered with Lakeland, Florida-based Brew Hub to become the first cruise line to can and keg its own private label beers crafted by its in-house brewery team aboard Carnival Horizon and Carnival Vista.
The stern of the new riverboat American Countess was stubbed to the bow and mid-body section at Gulf Island Shipyard in Houma, Louisiana. This key step in the construction was completed 13 months before the vessel’s planned christening.
The Apollo Group, a full-service hospitality management company, is turning 50. To celebrate the milestone, the Miami-based company is donating a $25,000 scholarship to Florida International University's Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management.