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Interesting cruise industry facts, tidbits & statistics


More than 10,000,000 people take a cruise each year. About 80% will do it in North American waters.

Ports of call

There are over 2000 ports of call around our planet that cruise ships can visit. 175 more words

Caribbean Cruise


In all my travels i’ve observed that there are two types of beauty.
There’s man made: glorious chapels, amazing architecture, sculptures, paintings, and landscaping.
And then there’s natural. 868 more words


Getting Away: Coming Home

After months of anticipation, last week was finally cruise time, NCL Getaway style.  When it comes to vacations, my husband and I are like small children–“Is it time yet? 553 more words

NCL Acquires Prestige Cruises International

Norwegian Cruise Line has announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Prestige Cruises International, Inc. (“Prestige”), the market leader in the upscale cruise segment and parent company of Oceania Cruises and Regent Seven Seas Cruises, in cash and stock for a total transaction consideration of $3.025 billion. 221 more words

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10 Ways to Beat Post-Cruise Depression 

If the sudden absence of pillow chocolates, umbrella drinks and endless horizons leaves you hollow, you might have Post-Cruise Funk (PCF), an affliction that’s affected nearly 100 percent of cruisers, according to a well-cited study I just invented. 1,044 more words

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Travel agents seek details on Norwegian-Prestige merger

By Tom Stieghorst

Norwegian Cruise Line moved up its regular Wednesday webinar by one day this week to address the agent implications of its $3 billion acquisition of Prestige Cruise Holdings… 242 more words

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Some interesting cruise line announcements

The big new in the last couple of days is the takeover by NCL of Regent Seven Seas and Oceania. Well, actually, I think NCL are buying the company that owns both of those lines, Prestige Cruises. 655 more words