Norwegian Cruise Line is discontinuing the 'Free Open Bar' offering on Norwegian Sky and Norwegian Sun, beginning Sept. 7.
Galveston-based Carnival Vista has been experiencing an issue affecting its maximum cruising speed. As a result, the June 22 and June 29 sailings are being revised, and the July 6, July 13 and July 20 cruises have been canceled. The ship will be out of service 17 days.
There are six weeks left to submit entries for the Seatrade Cruise Awards 2019. The deadline is July 31.
Azamara Club Cruises is becoming, simply, Azamara, dropping 'Club Cruises,' and debuting a revitalized logo. The company is also rolling out many more land programs and with that emphasis came a reason for removing 'cruises' from the name.
Theme parks veteran Anthony Esparza is joining Carnival Cruise Line as chief of guest experiences, vice president, a new role.
Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings is said to be partnering with two Alaska businesses on a private dock just north of Ketchikan that could accommodate two mega-ships.
Lisa Bauer — who held senior executive posts at Royal Caribbean International before roles with International Cruise & Excursions (ICE) and, most recently, Delta Air Lines — is now leading retail giant Starboard Cruise Services.