Cruise Ship Touches Water For First Time, Keel Laid For Next

Cruise line Atlas Ocean Voyages experienced two milestones on Monday, its upcoming cruise ship World Navigator was floated out at West Sea Viana Shipyard in Portugal. Following the float out, the keel was laid for the upcoming vessel World Traveller. World Navigator, which doesn’t launch for nine-months, is now in a wet dock where she’ll […]

Royal Caribbean CEO On Latest Cruise Delay: “You Can’t Make This Stuff Up!”

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In a video message to travel partners, Royal Caribbean’s CEO Richard Fain’s reaction to the latest cruise industry developments summed the situation up perfectly: “You can’t make this stuff up!” The “stuff” in question was the fact that President Trump was last week diagnosed with the very illness that has shut down the cruise industry […]

Last-Minute Cruise Deals: The Truth and How To Get Them

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Finding a last-minute cruise deal can be a great way to save money. But it’s important to know exactly what you’re getting — and what you’re not — for that bargain-basement price. Truth About Last-Minute Cruise Deals When it comes to booking a cruise, the conventional wisdom is that you’re going to get the best […]

Norwegian Cancels November Cruises, Some Ships Through March 2021

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Norwegian Cruise Line fans who were hoping that November might finally see them boarding ships again got disappointing news this week as the company announced that they were pushing back their return until at least December 1, 2020. The company said, “we have made the decision to further suspend all voyages through and including November […]

It’s Official: New Celebrity Cruise Ship Heads Towards Florida

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Celebrity Cruises’ newest ship, Celebrity Apex, is officially making her way to North America. Over the weekend, the vessel left Chantiers de l’Atlantique shipyard in France with a course set towards her new winter homeport of Port Everglades. According to, the ship is scheduled to arrive off the coast of the Bahamas on Monday, […]