Cruise news

Cruise news

Find all the latest cruise news, including ship launches, fam trips, incentives and new hires, brought to you by Cruise Adviser, the leading cruise publication for the travel trade.

Cruise Adviser covers the entire cruise industry, from the smallest ships to the largest, expedition vessels to ultra-luxury yachts. It is published 11 times a year — monthly, with a double issue in July. 

Uniquely aimed at front-line travel agents, two thirds of readers say the magazine has helped them make a sale. Click here to read the magazine or email to request a print copy. Its sister magazine, Solus, is published twice a year.

Tom McAlpin and Sir Richard Branson at the launch

Virgin cuts steel on ship one

Virgin Voyages has cut the steel on “ship one” the first vessel in its much-anticipated fleet, which will launch in 2020. Tom McAlpin, the line’s president and CEO, was…

River cruising

The River Cruise Line ceases trading

Diamond Shortbreak Holidays, the holding company of The River Cruise Line, has ceased trading. In a statement, ABTA said: “ABTA member Diamond Shortbreak Holidays Ltd has ceased trading today…