The Panama Canal Authority's board of directors approved a proposal to modify the Panama Canal tolls system and the regulation for the measurement of vessels, to be effective Jan. 1, 2020. Most market segments are affected.
Effective today, citizens of the US, Canada, Japan and Australia no longer need a visa to visit Brazil. Stays of up to 90 days are allowed with a valid passport, with the possibility to extend up to 180 days.
Fincantieri subsidiary Vard delivered Le Dumont-d’Urville, the fourth ship in Ponant's Explorers series and the ninth in its fleet.
Since first setting sail in 1994, Silversea Cruises has carried almost half a million travelers on approximately 4,100 voyages. Its ships have logged an accumulated total of more than 47,800 cruise days, while passengers have journeyed a combined total of more than 9.4m cruise days.
MSC Cruises’ MSC Grandiosa, the first of the Meraviglia-Plus class and due to launch later this year, will introduce new MSC for Me features such as improved pre-planning capabilities. On-board packages and shore excursions can be booked through the MSC for Me app and added to personal agendas.
Victory Cruise Lines is introducing six new itineraries for 2020, building on 2019's 'Splendor of the Great Lakes' (Chicago-Toronto) and 'Canadian Crown Jewels' (Montréal-Boston) routes in 2019.
The new French Quarter Lounge on Disney Wonder is designed to be a natural precursor to dinner at Tiana’s Place Restaurant. Both are inspired by the animated feature 'The Princess and the Frog.'