CDC Provides New Guidance, Says Cruises Could Possibly Resume In July

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In an unexpected move, the Centers for Disease Control appears to have released new guidance and indicated that cruises may be able to resume from U.S. ports as early as this summer. The news comes via a letter to cruise industry officials which was obtained by USA Today. What the CDC Says About Vaccines For […]

Oceania Cruises Announces Summer 2021 Restart

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Oceania Cruises has announced that it will be resuming cruise operations in August, beginning with sailings aboard Marina to Scandinavia and western Europe. The 1,250-passenger ship will resume her originally published cruise schedule beginning on August 29 from Copenhagen, Denmark. The first cruise back, a 10-night sailing from August 29 to September 8, will visit eight different countries […]

Norwegian Adds More Ships to 2021 Cruise Schedule

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Norwegian Cruise Line has announced a further restart in operations in Europe from the homeports of Barcelona and Rome, with previously-announced itineraries to the Mediterranean and Greek Isles beginning September 5. Scheduled to sail from Barcelona, Norwegian Epic will cruise seven-night western Mediterranean voyages from September 5 to October 24. Norwegian Getaway will sail a […]

Celebrity Reveals New Details on Third Edge-Class Cruise Ship

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Celebrity Cruises has revealed exciting new details on its third Edge-class ship, Celebrity Beyond. Celebrity Cruises President and CEO Lisa Lufoff-Perlo assembled a dream team of modern lifestyle icons to enhance and reimagine some of the Edge class’ iconic spaces. They include award-winning British designer Kelly Hoppen CBE; celebrated American designer Nate Berkus; lauded Paris-based […]

Norwegian Cruise Line Exec: Vaccination Key to Ships Sailing Again

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Even as the Centers for Disease Control issued new guidance regarding mask wearing, Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings president and CEO Frank Del Rio said it was time for the cruise industry as a whole to embrace the notion that all passengers need to be vaccinated so that ships can begin sailing again. The CDC’s new […]

Cruise Radio News Briefs — April 28, 2021 [VIDEO]

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Two Carnival Ships Return to Galveston This Sunday, Carnival Vista and Breeze will be returning to the port of Galveston, a welcome sight to the thousands of people in the city whose jobs are connected to the cruise industry. Carnival intends for the vessels to stay there until cruising can resume from the U.S. again. […]

Two Carnival Cruise Line Ships Returning to Galveston, Texas


The fourth-largest cruise port in the U.S. doesn’t yet know when cruising will be allowed to restart. But the Texas city of Galveston is seeing some hope with the news that two Carnival ships will return as early as this weekend: Carnival Cruise Line has confirmed both the Carnival Vista and Carnival Breeze will soon be […]