9 Things to See and Do in Genoa, Italy

Genoa is a bustling city and the capital of the Italian region of Liguria. Holding the title of Italy’s sixth-largest city, Genoa boasts impressive landmarks and a bright past. The city is rich in history, culture, and art. Located in the heart of the Italian Riviera, this is where the famous explorer Christopher Columbus was […]

Virgin Voyages Announces Third Cruise Ship Name & Itineraries

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After teasing the name reveal on its Facebook page over the weekend, Virgin Voyages has officially announced the name of its third cruise ship, and it’s very fitting considering what the cruise industry has faced in the past year. The vessel will be named Resilient Lady, and set sail from Athens, Greece on two 7-night itineraries […]

Alaska Senators Launch Bill To Rescue Cruise Season

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The ongoing effort to save at least part of the 2020 Alaska cruise season has gained momentum, with two Alaska Senators introducing a bill in Congress that would temporarily allow foreign-flagged cruise ships to sail to the state without a mandatory stop in Canada. The change became necessary after Canada extended its ban on cruise […]

Carnival Corporation’s Advice to Nassau Leads to Push Back

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After a Carnival Corporation executive suggested that Nassau needed to essentially reinvent itself, the island’s Minister of Tourism offered “a little bit of a push back.” The Problem with Nassau The back-and-forth began after Carnival Corporation’s senior vice-president for port and destination development, Giora Israel, discussed with The Tribune ways that Nassau might make itself a […]

Cruise Radio News Briefs — March 8, 2021 [VIDEO]

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Odyssey of the Seas Heads Out to Sea For First Time Royal Caribbean’s new Quantum Ultra class ship has departed the shipyard in Germany and headed up the Ems River and out to sea. During the journey up the river, Odyssey of the Seas passed through two bridges and over an autobahn tunnel. Despite only […]