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Virgin Voyages: New Kid on the Dock
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Virgin Voyages: New Kid on the Dock

Elizabeth Berg - April 4, 2020

Whatever you do, don’t call it a cruise. Call it a voyage. In fact, Richard Branson, founder of the world-renowned Virgin Group, was so inclined to stress…

The New <i>AmaMagna</i> : Embrace the Bigger and Better
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The New AmaMagna : Embrace the Bigger and Better

Porthole Cruise Magazine - March 18, 2020

The lounge on AmaWaterways’ new AmaMagna comprises a large spacious area with incredibly comfortable seating areas. Each side of the lounge connects to a library, doubling a…

<i>Emerald Azzurra</i> … What a Gem!
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Emerald Azzurra … What a Gem!

Judi Cuervo - February 24, 2020

The Monthly Mantra Worth the Wait! ... Worth the Wait! ... Worth the Wait! There are lots and lots of big things coming our way this year…

River, Ocean, And Now — Viking <i>Expeditions</i>!
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River, Ocean, And Now — Viking Expeditions!

Judi Cuervo - January 24, 2020

On January 16, less than two weeks after the glittering Golden Globes took place at the historic Beverly Hills Hilton, the hotel’s spotlight was shining on another…

Cruise Ship Review: Norwegian Bliss
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Cruise Ship Review: Norwegian Bliss

Porthole Cruise Magazine - September 10, 2018

Bliss it is! Majestic Alaska! A land of infinite beauty, magnificent wildlife, fascinating history … and weather so changeable that the smart traveler will pack everything from…

For Princess Cruises, Bigger is Better
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For Princess Cruises, Bigger is Better

Evan Gove - July 23, 2018

Technology is infiltrating the cruise industry in more ways than just Wi-Fi and all-purpose keycards. The ships themselves are becoming more advanced in terms of the technology…

LUXURY Cruise Ships Setting Sail in 2019 (VIDEO)
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LUXURY Cruise Ships Setting Sail in 2019 (VIDEO)

Christina Hunting - April 25, 2018

The luxury cruise sector is on the rise, so let’s check out what’s on the horizon for 2019… Viking Jupiter | 930 Passengers | 47,000 Tons Viking…

In Brief: <i>Norwegian Bliss</i> delivered, Pandaw cruises river-to-ocean, and more!
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In Brief: Norwegian Bliss delivered, Pandaw cruises river-to-ocean, and more!

Porthole Cruise Magazine - April 20, 2018

Cruise News – Apr. 20, 2018 Norwegian Cruise Line has taken delivery of Norwegian Bliss, receiving the Alaska-bound Breakaway Plus-class vessel in a ceremony in Bremerhaven, Germany.…

<i>Grand Classica</i> Celebrates Inaugural
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Grand Classica Celebrates Inaugural

Porthole Cruise Magazine - April 18, 2018

Cruise News - Apr. 18, 2018 A classic ship sailed to Freeport, Grand Bahama Island, last weekend, as the second member of the Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line…

First Cruise Ship With Rotor Sail
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First Cruise Ship With Rotor Sail

Evan Gove - April 12, 2018

The ferry-cruiser Viking Grace has become the world’s first passenger ship to capture wind power with a high-tech rotor sail, a cylindrical device that propels the ship…

Disney Gives First Look at New Ships
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Disney Gives First Look at New Ships

Porthole Cruise - March 8, 2018

Cruise News - Mar. 8, 2018 Disney Cruise Line has revealed more details about their upcoming three ships – scheduled for maiden voyages in 2021, 2022, and…

Second Ship to Sail Daily to the Bahamas from Palm Beach
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Second Ship to Sail Daily to the Bahamas from Palm Beach

Porthole Cruise Magazine - February 20, 2018

Cruise News – Feb. 20, 2018 Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line, the only line with a two-night cruise departing year-round from the Port of Palm Beach, Florida, announced…

News Briefs – P&O Cruises builds largest British ship, SuperStar Gemini becomes floating hotel….
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News Briefs – P&O Cruises builds largest British ship, SuperStar Gemini becomes floating hotel….

Porthole Cruise - January 26, 2018

Porthole Cruise News Briefs - Jan. 26, 2018 P&O Cruises has contracted for a new “green-cruising” ship which, on completion, will be the largest cruise ship built…

Cutting Steel Commences for <i>Crystal Endeavor</i> – Shipbuilders Begin New Luxury Expedition Yacht
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Cutting Steel Commences for Crystal Endeavor – Shipbuilders Begin New Luxury Expedition Yacht

Porthole Cruise - January 19, 2018

Cruise News – Jan. 19, 2018 The newest member of Crystal Cruises’ fleet is officially on its way after the shipwrights at MV Werften in Stralsund began…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Jan. 5, 2018
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Jan. 5, 2018

Porthole Cruise - January 6, 2018

Porthole Cruise News Briefs - Jan. 5, 2018 American Cruise Lines has become a national underwriter for the iconic PBS series Washington Week, a roundtable discussion that’s…

Ponant to Build Electric Hybrid Cruise Icebreaker
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Ponant to Build Electric Hybrid Cruise Icebreaker

Porthole Cruise Magazine - December 19, 2017

Ponant to Build Electric Hybrid Cruise Icebreaker Cruise News - Dec. 19, 2017 French cruise line Ponant, a leader in luxury polar expeditions, has confirmed an order…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Dec. 8, 2017
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Dec. 8, 2017

Porthole Cruise Magazine - December 8, 2017

Porthole Cruise News Briefs - Dec. 8, 2017 Holland America Line’s Nieuw Statendam celebrated her coin ceremony this week. President’s Club member Anne Marie Bartels, the ship’s…

Carnival to Bring Newer, Larger Ship to Charleston in 2019
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Carnival to Bring Newer, Larger Ship to Charleston in 2019

Porthole Cruise Magazine - December 7, 2017

Carnival to Bring Newer, Larger Ship to Charleston in 2019 Cruise News - Dec. 7, 2017 Carnival Cruise Line will position a newer, larger ship to Charleston…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Dec. 1, 2017
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Dec. 1, 2017

Porthole Cruise Magazine - December 1, 2017

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Dec. 1, 2017 This week, Puerto Rico welcomed over 7,000 cruise visitors from Freedom of the Seas, Carnival Conquest, and Disney Magic…

Popular On-Air Personality Elvis Duran Named Godfather for Norwegian Bliss
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Popular On-Air Personality Elvis Duran Named Godfather for Norwegian Bliss

Judi Cuervo - November 29, 2017

Popular On-Air Personality Elvis Duran Named Godfather for Norwegian Bliss Cruise News - Nov. 29, 2017 Norwegian Cruise Line has announced that Elvis Duran, nationally syndicated radio…

Celebrity Reveals Ship Designed for Galapagos Cruises
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Celebrity Reveals Ship Designed for Galapagos Cruises

Porthole Cruise Magazine - November 16, 2017

Celebrity Reveals Ship Designed for Galapagos Cruises Cruise News - Nov. 16, 2017 Celebrity Cruises has unveiled Celebrity Flora, an elevated and inspired approach to marine exploration,…

Lindblad to Build New State-of-the-Art Polar Vessel
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Lindblad to Build New State-of-the-Art Polar Vessel

Porthole Cruise Magazine - November 8, 2017

Cruise News - Nov. 8, 2017 Lindblad Expeditions Holdings, Inc. has announced that it has signed an agreement with Norwegian shipbuilder and ship designer Ulstein to build…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Nov. 3, 2017
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Nov. 3, 2017

Porthole Cruise Magazine - November 3, 2017

Porthole Cruise News Briefs - Nov. 3, 2017 Scenic has unveiled more of what awaits cruisers traveling aboard their upcoming Discovery Yacht, Scenic Eclipse. New excursions, covered…

Virgin Voyages lays keel, takes pre-sale deposits… and announces Adults Only cruises.
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Virgin Voyages lays keel, takes pre-sale deposits… and announces Adults Only cruises.

Porthole Cruise Magazine - October 31, 2017

Virgin Voyages Reveals Hull Design and Other Major Details of Its First Ship Cruise News - Oct. 31, 2017 During a live event on the Virgin Voyages…

Viking Orders Seven New River Ships for 2019
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Viking Orders Seven New River Ships for 2019

Porthole Cruise Magazine - October 24, 2017

Viking Orders Seven New River Ships for 2019 Cruise News - Oct. 24, 2017 Viking Cruises has announced that it has placed an order for seven new…

Cunard Line to Add Fourth Ship to Fleet
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Cunard Line to Add Fourth Ship to Fleet

Porthole Cruise Magazine - September 25, 2017

Cunard Line to Add Fourth Ship to Fleet Cruise News - Sept. 25, 2017 Carnival Corporation (parent of Cunard Line) has signed a memorandum of agreement with…

Silversea Cruises Orders a Sister Ship to Silver Muse
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Silversea Cruises Orders a Sister Ship to Silver Muse

Porthole Cruise Magazine - September 14, 2017

Silversea Cruises Orders Silver Moon, a Sister Ship to Silver Muse Cruise News - Sept. 14, 2017 Silversea Cruises and Fincantieri have announced the signing of a…

Regent Seeks Name for Its Next Luxury Ship
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Regent Seeks Name for Its Next Luxury Ship

Porthole Cruise Magazine - September 5, 2017

Regent Seven Seas Cruises Seeks Name for Its Next Luxury Ship Cruise News - Sept. 5, 2017 Regent Seven Seas Cruises is asking its guests and travel…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Sep. 1, 2017
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Sep. 1, 2017

Porthole Cruise Magazine - September 1, 2017

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Sep. 1, 2017 Cunard's Transatlantic Fashion Week set sail yesterday with designer Julien Macdonald on board, as well as Colin McDowell, Gail…

MSC Seaview Reaches Float-Out Milestone
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MSC Seaview Reaches Float-Out Milestone

Porthole Cruise Magazine - August 23, 2017

MSC Seaview Reaches Float-Out Milestone Cruise News - Aug. 23, 2017 MSC Cruises has celebrated the float out of MSC Seaview during a ceremony at Fincantieri’s Monfalcone shipyard in…

Royal Caribbean Begins Construction, Names New Ship Spectrum of the Seas
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Royal Caribbean Begins Construction, Names New Ship Spectrum of the Seas

Porthole Cruise Magazine - August 16, 2017

Royal Caribbean Begins Construction, Names New Ship Spectrum of the Seas Cruise News - Aug. 16, 2017 Royal Caribbean International marked the official start of construction at…

National Geographic Quest Departs on Inaugural Voyage
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National Geographic Quest Departs on Inaugural Voyage

Porthole Cruise Magazine - July 31, 2017

National Geographic Quest Departs on Inaugural Voyage Cruise News - Jul.  31, 2017 Lindblad Expeditions’ National Geographic Quest, the line’s first newbuild in the history of the company,…

Disney Cruise Line Announces Seventh Ship, Nearly Doubling Fleet
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Disney Cruise Line Announces Seventh Ship, Nearly Doubling Fleet

Porthole Cruise Magazine - July 17, 2017

Disney Cruise Line Announces Seventh Ship, Nearly Doubling Fleet Cruise News - Jul. 17, 2017 During the D23 Expo in Anaheim, California, Bob Chapek, chairman of Walt…

The Ritz-Carlton Takes to the Sea with Luxury Yacht Collection
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The Ritz-Carlton Takes to the Sea with Luxury Yacht Collection

Porthole Cruise Magazine - June 22, 2017

The Ritz-Carlton Takes to the Sea with Luxury Yacht Collection Cruise News - Jun. 22, 2017 The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company has announced its entry into luxury yachting…

MSC Cruises Takes Delivery of MSC Meraviglia
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MSC Cruises Takes Delivery of MSC Meraviglia

Porthole Cruise Magazine - May 31, 2017

MSC Cruises Takes Delivery of MSC Meraviglia Cruise News - May 31, 2017 Today at the STX France shipyard in Saint-Nazaire, France, MSC Cruises officially took delivery…

AmaWaterways Debuts Game-Changing Ship Design Concept
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AmaWaterways Debuts Game-Changing Ship Design Concept

Porthole Cruise Magazine - May 12, 2017

AmaWaterways Debuts Game-Changing Ship Design Concept Cruise News - May 12, 2017 AmaWaterways today announced plans for AmaMagna, its biggest ship ever, to be launched in 2019. The 194-guest AmaMagna represents…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Apr. 21, 2017
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Apr. 21, 2017

Porthole Cruise Magazine - April 21, 2017

Porthole Cruise News Briefs - Apr. 21, 2017 Scenic Cruises has unveiled more about their upcoming ocean-going vessel, Scenic Eclipse. The “discovery yacht" now offers an increase to…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Apr. 14, 2017
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Apr. 14, 2017

Porthole Cruise Magazine - April 14, 2017

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Apr. 14, 2017 Regent Seven Seas Cruises has become the first North American luxury line to visit Cuba. Seven Seas Mariner docked…

Silversea Cruises Welcomes Silver Muse
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Silversea Cruises Welcomes Silver Muse

Porthole Cruise Magazine - April 3, 2017

Silversea Cruises Welcomes Silver Muse Cruise News – Apr. 3, 2017 Silversea Cruises has taken delivery of its new ultra-luxury cruise ship, Silver Muse, at Fincantieri’s shipyard…

Virgin Voyages Cuts Steel for First Ship, Reveals Design Teams
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Virgin Voyages Cuts Steel for First Ship, Reveals Design Teams

Porthole Cruise Magazine - March 22, 2017

  Virgin Voyages Cuts Steel for First Ship, Reveals Design Teams Cruise News – Mar. 22, 2017 This afternoon, while streaming on Facebook Live, Virgin Voyages’ president…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Mar. 17, 2017
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Mar. 17, 2017

Porthole Cruise Magazine - March 17, 2017

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Mar. 17, 2017 Seabourn is offering guests a new way to experience the wilderness of Alaska, with a 4-day overland adventure into…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Mar. 10, 2017
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Mar. 10, 2017

Porthole Cruise Magazine - March 10, 2017

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Mar. 10, 2017 Hapag-Lloyd Cruises has named its two upcoming expedition ships HANSEATIC inspiration (serving the international market) and HANSEATIC nature (serving…

Royal Caribbean Announces Two Oasis-Class Ships for Miami, Plus Enhancements to CocoCay
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Royal Caribbean Announces Two Oasis-Class Ships for Miami, Plus Enhancements to CocoCay

Porthole Cruise Magazine - March 8, 2017

Royal Caribbean Announces Two Oasis-Class Ships for Miami, Plus Enhancements to CocoCay Cruise News - Mar. 8, 2017 Royal Caribbean International has broken ground on the dramatic…

Porthole Cruise News Briefs  – Mar. 3, 2017
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Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Mar. 3, 2017

Porthole Cruise Magazine - March 3, 2017

Porthole Cruise News Briefs – Mar. 3, 2017 One Ocean Expeditions is offering three small-ship adventure cruises to the Canadian Arctic and Antarctica with award-winning wildlife filmmakers…

American Cruise Lines Reveals New Class of Modern Riverboats
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American Cruise Lines Reveals New Class of Modern Riverboats

Porthole Cruise Magazine - March 1, 2017

American Cruise Lines Reveals New Class of Modern Riverboats Cruise News - Mar. 1, 2017 American Cruise Lines has announced details for the first of a new…

Norwegian Cruise Line to Build Four (Maybe Six) New Ships
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Norwegian Cruise Line to Build Four (Maybe Six) New Ships

Porthole Cruise Magazine - February 16, 2017

Norwegian Cruise Line to Build Four (Maybe Six) New Ships Cruise News – Feb. 16, 2017 Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. announced it has reached an agreement…

Condo Cruising – MSC Seaside has the ultimate rooms with a view.
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Condo Cruising – MSC Seaside has the ultimate rooms with a view.

Judi Cuervo - February 13, 2017

Monday Mantra Under construction … Under construction … Under construction … Condo Cruising MSC Seaside has the ultimate rooms with a view. There are very few cruise-related…

Coin Ceremony for MSC Seaview Marks Milestone in MSC’s Expanding Fleet
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Coin Ceremony for MSC Seaview Marks Milestone in MSC’s Expanding Fleet

Porthole Cruise Magazine - February 2, 2017

Coin Ceremony for MSC Seaview Marks Milestone in MSC’s Expanding Fleet Cruise News - Feb. 2, 2017 MSC Cruises has marked a key milestone in the building…

Cough Drops and Cruise Dreams
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Cough Drops and Cruise Dreams

Judi Cuervo - January 23, 2017

Monday Mantra Aaaaachooo! ... Aaaaaachooo! ... Aaaaachooo! ... Cough Drops and Cruise Dreams Here’s to good health and a good ship … and they can’t come soon…

2014 Cruise Trends
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2014 Cruise Trends

Fran Golden - January 2, 2014

As cruise executives let their creative juices flow in terms of finding ways to enhance their product, it brings impressive new cruise ships and a number of…