Christopher Edgington, P&O Cruises vp marketing and Ben Bouldin, Royal Caribbean International avp and md UK & Ireland, are to join the CLIA UK & Ireland executive committee board this month.
Port of San Francisco officials greeted the maiden call of Norwegian Bliss on Oct. 3. Norwegian Cruise Line's newest ship docked at the James R. Herman Cruise Terminal at Pier 27.
Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line, which doubled capacity this year—but is temporarily back to one ship due to a charter—has been upping its game in areas like guest experience and digital marketing, while rolling out new partnerships.
Festooned with garlands, flags and red and yellow bunting—the colors of the Spanish flag—Ritz-Carlton's first yacht moved down the slipway in a traditional launch at Hijos De J. Barreras Shipyard in Vigo.
Carnival Maritime in Hamburg announced Sandra Diana Bratland has been appointed director, destination affairs for Carnival Group Norway, a new representative office located in Bergen.
For its upcoming conference and trade show in Puerto Rico, the Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association expects to draw both the most cruise executives and high-level government officials in the event's 25-year history.
Holland America Line is the gold sponsor for Blue Planet II Live in Concert, which will be hosted by British entertainer Joanna Lumley in Australia next March.