Royal Caribbean CEO: “We Can’t Wait To Satisfy Pent-Up Demand”

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After 11 months of recording videos updating travel advisors and cruise lovers on the state of an industry brought to a standstill by the global pandemic, Royal Caribbean Group CEO Richard Fain acknowledges that “every day continues to feel like Groundhog Day.” Referring to the film where Bill Murray finds himself trapped in a loop […]

Cruise Radio News Briefs — February 3, 2021 [VIDEO]

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Two U.S. River Lines Will Require COVID-19 Vaccine Two river cruise lines — American Queen Steamboat Company and Victory Cruise Lines  — have both announced that they will be requiring COVID vaccinations for both guests and crew. The mandate will go into effect on July 1, 2021 for all ships across both fleets, which are […]

Final Look: Remembering Crown Princess and Her History [PHOTOS]

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In human terms, 1990 really doesn’t seem that long ago. But for cruise ships in the COVID era, that thirty year milestone has marked an ominous rite of passage. One of the latest and most striking casualties of the ongoing pandemic is the Karnika, which recently beached at Alang, India, for scrapping. If this unique […]