Holland America Cancels Into Spring 2021, Works on Protocols

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Carnival Corporation’s (CCL) Holland America Line has extended cruise cancellations through March 31, 2021. The line is also canceling a number of longer voyages, including those that are 8+ nights that call at a U.S. port through November 1, 2021. The news follows sister brand Princess Cruises who also canceled voyages through March 2021 early […]

Princess Cancels All Cruises Through March 2021

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Carnival Corporation’s (CCL) Princess Cruises has canceled all sailings through March 31, 2021, saying it will spend the time from now to then preparing to meet rigorous new CDC health and safety requirements. The line has also canceled all cruises longer than seven days sailing in and out of United States ports through November 1, […]

Royal Caribbean Crew Member: ‘Things Are Starting To Happen’

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A Royal Caribbean crew member who attracted over two million views for daily video blogs as the cruise industry lockdown began, now says he’s happy to see an industry on its way to recovery. “There are signs that are finally suggesting that in the cruising industry things are starting to actually happen,” says Chris Wong, […]

Report: Cruise Was a Major U.S. Economic Contributor in 2019

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Prior to the industry shutdown in 2020 due to the global health crisis, the cruise industry actually had a positive impact on the United States economy. The Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) has revealed new data from its annual report on the contributions of cruising to the U.S. economy, and it showed tremendous growth of […]