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Royal Caribbean's New Cruise Will Visit 65 Countries in 9 Months

After the past couple of years stuck at home, most people are more than ready to jump back into travel—ideally visiting as many places as possible, as soon as possible. Enter Royal Caribbean International. The company just unveiled its Ultimate World Cruise, an epic 274-night sailing that visits all seven continents, including 150 destinations in 65 countries. It sounds like the perfect way to cross off half your bucket list in one fell swoop.
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Boston-based Vantage Travel launches new luxury cruise ship dubbed Ocean Explorer

BOSTON — From Boston Harbor to Antarctica, a new luxury cruise ship operated by a Massachusetts-based company is setting sail. The Ocean Explorer was christened Monday at Boston's Black Falcon Cruise Terminal. Vantage Travel, a Boston-based company specializing in luxurious world travel, says the relatively small cruise ship can accommodate...

A look inside the new luxury cruise ship christened in Boston this week

Four Ocean Explorer itineraries will depart from Boston. There’s a new cruise ship in town. Boston-based Vantage Deluxe World Travel christened the Ocean Explorer, its first ocean-going small ship, on Monday at the city’s Raymond L. Flynn Black Falcon Cruise Terminal. The five-star ship, which offers the latest in satellite...

Wankhede let international drug lord off hook in Mumbai cruise ship raid, alleges Nawab Malik

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 27 (ANI): Making further allegations against the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) Zonal Director Sameer Wankhede, Maharashtra Cabinet Minister Nawab Malik said that during the rave party in Mumbai cruise ship, in which Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan's Aryan Khan has been arrested, an international drug lord was present on the ship and Wankhede allegedly let the mafia off the hook.

Watch a Total Solar Eclipse Over Antarctica From a Brand-new Luxury Ship on This Once-in-a-lifetime Cruise

Sure, it's very special to be aboard the maiden voyage of any cruise ship. But imagine if that cruise ship happened to be headed to Antarctica to view a total solar eclipse?. Quark Expeditions is upping the game for the maiden voyage aboard its newest ship, the Ultramarine. When the ship sets sail later this year, its first guests will revel in not only being the first to sail the state-of-the art ship, but in experiencing one of the most dazzling natural phenomena on the planet while they do so.

5 reasons to turn down a cruise ship cabin upgrade

Turn down a cruise cabin upgrade? You all must think I’m crazy. And you’re right – if a cruise offers me a free suite, I’m certainly not going to say no. The sad truth is free upgrades are rare. The days of surprise upgrades from your cozy inside cabin to a spacious balcony room are mostly over. Nowadays, cruise lines expect you to pay for your cruise ship cabin upgrades. Free upgrades, when offered, are hardly ever as good as they sound and are typically from one room to another within the same cabin category.

China's Massive New Maritime Patrol Ship Looks Like A Cruise Ship Inside

The Haixun 09, which displaces more than 10,000 tons, is remarkably ornate for a patrol ship and has some puzzling features. Joseph Trevithick View Joseph Trevithick's Articles. China's civilian Maritime Safety Administration recently commissioned into service what is the country's largest non-military patrol vessel, the Haixun 09. The ship, which...

The CDC's new recommendations to Florida Cruises

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Monday extended by almost three months the rules that cruises ships must follow to navigate during the pandemic. The CDC said the extension only makes "minor modifications" to the rules that are already in effect, Local 10 reported.

Report: Surprises From the CDC’s Updated Conditional Sailing Order

On Monday, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated and extended its Framework for Conditional Sailing Order through January 15, 2022, making several notable modifications that might give the cruise lines more flexibility to operate in the coming months. The organization also gave us, for the first time,...

Port Authority working to restart cruise operations at all ports by December

The Port Authority of Jamaica (PAJ) is working to ensure a safe and secure return of cruise operations at all ports by early December. Assistant Vice President, Marketing Communications at the Port Authority, Kimberley Stiff, said that the entity is hosting a series of meetings “to apprise various interest groups and the communities in which we operate, of the status of the [resumption] of cruise operations in preparation for the start of the upcoming season”.

Cruise Ships Turning?

From 2015 to 2019 the Wallace Foundation funded a $52 million program involving 25 large budget arts organizations called Building Audiences for Sustainability. It was designed to develop “practical insights into how arts organizations can successfully expand their audiences.” Recently Francie Ostrower of the University of Texas completed an evaluation of the program. A brief on that study “Why Is It Important That We Continue? Some Nonprofit Arts Organizations Rethink Their Value in Challenging Times” is now available.

Carnival Cruise Line’s Mardi Gras Visits Godmother’s Home Country

It’s been a busy voyage for Carnival Cruise Line’s newest cruise ship Mardi Gras following the ship’s naming ceremony on October 23. With the ship’s godmother Miss Universe Dominican Republic, on the vessel, Mardi Gras made a call to her home country. Mardi Gras Visits Miss Universe Dominican Republic’s Home...
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World Voyageur on its inaugural visit to Gibraltar

Wednesday, October 27th 2021 - 08:25 UTC Full article 0 comments. The cruise ship “World Voyageur” on its inaugural visit to Gibraltar was welcomed by Minister for the Environment, Sustainability, Climate Change and Education John Cortes has welcomed the World Voyager cruise ship on its inaugural visit to Gibraltar. World...

Go aboard new Ocean Explorer luxury cruise ship launched in Boston

BOSTON — The Ocean Explorer was christened Monday at Boston's Black Falcon Cruise Terminal. Vantage Travel, a Boston-based company specializing in luxurious world travel, says the relatively small cruise ship can accommodate up to 162 guests in 77 cabins. Amenities include gourmet food, three bars, two hot tubs, an infinity pool, a spa and concierge services.