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  • Destination Turnaround

    A ship’s itinerary is a huge factor in a traveller’s decision to opt for a cruise holiday. Europe is becoming increasingly popular, but the decline in the Caribbean is of...

  • New Vessels for 2007

    A number of cruise ships will be entering service this year with all of the major lines christening new builds. World Cruise Industry Review looks at what the industry can...

  • Artful Learning and Enriching Discoveries

    More travellers are seeking intellectual fulfilment while on holiday. Cruise companies are responding with enlightening enrichment programmes, Bret Bullock of Crystal Cruises tells Jim Banks.

  • Commitment to Quality

    The high standards and variety of on-board services a cruise ship provides are crucial to the their success and reputation. World Cruise Industry Review asks Lisa Lutoff-Perlo of Celebrity Cruises...

  • Food for Thought

    Providing an on-board service that differs to that of competing companies is often the deciding factor for passengers. Steve Kirsch, Holland America Line, reveals his company’s latest culinary enrichment programme.

  • Small Ships Hit the Big Time

    What is the driving force behind the popularity of smaller yet ultra-luxurious cruises? Munir Samji, chief executive of Hebridean International Cruises, reveals the pleasure of a more elegant style of...

  • Communication Covered

    Cruise passengers in the 21st century have high expectations of onboard communication facilities. World Cruise Network talks to Tom Sekkelsten about the wireless services his company offers.

  • All-Round Protection

    Public awareness of safety conditions on board cruiseships has risen dramatically since the terrorist attacks of 9/11. Robert Beh, vice president of surveillance and security for Carnival Cruise Lines, talks...

  • Bringing the Best On Board

    The preferences of passengers are always changing and cruises cater for a wider range of cultures and ages than before. They must stay in touch with the emerging trends and...

  • The Changing Rules of Engagement

    For cruise operators growing within an expanding market, operations management has become more complex and crucial. Roberto Ferrarini of Costa Cruise Lines tells Jim Banks how, as cruise lines extend...


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