Viking River Cruises and Italian ship builder sign agreement for two ocean ships

Viking Ocean Cruises, sister company of Viking River Cruises, the world’s leading river cruise line, and Fincantieri, world leader in cruise shipbuilding, today announced the signature of a Memorandum of Agreement for the construction of two new luxury ocean cruise ships. The memorandum also includes an option for a third vessel. In line with Viking’s […]

Crystal Cruises wins “Crystal Award” for innovative ship design

Crystal Serenity’s $25 million redesign has not only received accolades from guests, travel agents and travel press since its debut last year, but from the design world as well.  The ship’s renovated Apropos boutique — a retail space for designer clothing and accessories — has won the prestigious Association for Retail Environments (A.R.E.) interior design […]

Disney Cruise Lines adds automated gratuity for guests fleetwide

Due to the success of a pilot program on Disney Magic® and positive feedback from Guests, Disney Cruise Line® is introducing the auto-application of gratuities on all Disney ships. The process will create a more seamless experience for your Clients by automatically charging folios on embarkation day with the suggested gratuity amounts for the Server, […]

River cruise line highlights themed sailings

Like other river cruise lines, AmaWaterways sails on Europe’s Danube, Rhine, Main, Mosel and Rhône rivers. Known for its custom-designed ships, extensive complimentary amenities and personalized service levels.  Unique to AmaWaterways is a celebration of Jewish history, visiting the oldest synagogue in the world and touring Europe’s charming cities on two different itineraries. Today, AmaWaterways […]