MSC Cruises has broken ground on its new $350 million cruise terminal in PortMiami, which will be the largest in the United States when completed.
MSC Meraviglia sails from Miami, marking MSC Cruises’ US resumption
MSC Cruises has resumed sailings from the United States for the first time since the pandemic, with MSC Meraviglia departing Miami, bound for the Caribbean.
Carnival Cruise Line adds seven more ships to restart and introduces vaccine mandate
Carnival Cruise Line has added seven more ships to its cruise resumption plans, bringing to 15 the total number of vessels it plans to have back in operation by October, 2021, while […]
MSC Cruises and Fincantieri to develop new cruise terminal at PortMiami
MSC Cruises and Fincantieri Infrastructure Florida have signed a contract for the construction of a new cruise terminal at PortMiami.
MSC rolls out itineraries for US cruise resumption in summer, 2021
MSC Cruises will resume cruises from the United States with MSC Meraviglia and MSC Divina, sailing 3-, 4- and 7-night itineraries from Miami and Port Canaveral.
MSC Cruises reveals US cruise restart plans, including itineraries to new private island
MSC Cruises has announced its restart plans for cruising from U.S. ports beginning this August, with Caribbean itineraries that include port calls at its new private island in the Bahamas.
Norwegian Cruise Line announces plans to put eight ships back into service in 2021
Norwegian Cruise Line has announced plans for eight additional ships to resumes cruises from September, 2021, but these vessels will be operating from the United States.
Carnival Cruise Line plans three-ship restart from US ports in July
Carnival Cruise Line has cancelled additional sailings into July, but has also announced a plan to bring at least three ships back into service by the same month.
Florida governor sues CDC to allow cruise restart in the US
The cruise industry and its supporters aren’t letting up the pressure on the CDC to allow a cruise restart in the US, with Florida now suing the federal government.
Carnival Cruise Line starts construction of new cruise terminal in PortMiami
Carnival Cruise Line has broken ground on its new cruise terminal in PortMiami for Carnival Celebration, the second of its two largest ever cruise ships. The ground-breaking ceremony was held at PortMiami’s […]
Virgin Voyages breaks ground on new Miami cruise terminal despite shutdown
In an apparent effort to demonstrate its confidence in the future strength of the cruise industry, Virgin Voyages on Tuesday ‘broke ground’ on its new Miami cruise terminal, the construction of which is […]
Virgin Voyages extends cruise pause into 2021, joining several other lines
Scarlet Lady, the first cruise ship from Virgin Voyages, will not resume cruises until January, 2021, according to a letter sent from the cruise line to travel agents.
Growing optimism of resumption for US cruise industry following White House call
There’s growing optimism that cruises from the US may soon resume as momentum builds toward approval from authorities for a restart to the industry following a conference call between cruise line executives […]
Carnival cancels a range of US cruises following CDC No Sail Extension
Carnival Cruise Line has cancelled a range of US cruise departures following the announcement of the extension of the No Sail Order by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Virgin Voyages latest cruise line to cancel all voyages through end of November
Virgin Voyages is cancelling all its scheduled cruises in November, according to a letter the cruise line sent to travel agents.
Royal Caribbean redesigns summer 2021 cruises in Med, Europe and Caribbean
Royal Caribbean International has made substantial changes to its upcoming summer 2021 itineraries and homeports in the Mediterranean, Caribbean and Alaska.
Cruise industry is “close to devastation” says NCL CEO at Big Four meeting in Miami
At a meeting between the Big Four cruise line and the Miami-Dade County Tourism and the Ports Committee, Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings CEO Frank del Rio called for the industry to be […]
Cruise terminal expansion projects in PortMiami unaffected by global cruise shutdown
Expansion projects in PortMiami are ongoing, despite the coronavirus pandemic and global shutdown of the cruise industry, according to a release by Miami-Dade County officials.
MSC Cruises announces phased return to service with revamped itineraries for 2021
MSC Cruises has extended its fleet-wide suspension of operations through July 31st, 2020, but has announced new itineraries for next year, as well as a phased return to service later this year.
Carnival Cruise Line will resume operations with just eight of its 26 ships
Carnival Cruise Line has provided an update on how it will resume service once no sail orders from the CDC are lifted, with plans to operate just eight ships initially.