USCG handles thousands of pax

On 3rd April, the cruise ships ‘Zaandam’ and’ Rotterdam’ disembarked more than 1,200 passengers in Port Everglades, Florida. These developments, combined with one remaining disembarkation that was being co-ordinated at the time, involved the processing of more than 120 vessels in the last three weeks [Read more...]

2020-04-14T07:40:31+00:00 April 14th, 2020|Destinations|

Kenyan cruise terminal to open next year

Construction of a $3.5 mill cruise ship terminal at Mombasa is due to be completed in August next year. Kenyan Tourism and Wildlife Cabinet Secretary, Najib Balala (pictured) told local media that the terminal will be completed in time for the cruise season in November. The cruise ship terminal is [Read more...]

2019-03-02T19:32:26+00:00 March 2nd, 2019|Destinations|

Norway looks at banning scrubbers from fjords

In June of this year, the NMA circulated for review new legislation for reduced emissions and discharges and a cleaner environment in the Nærøyfjord, Aurlandsfjord, Geirangerfjord, Sunnylvsfjord and Tafjord. The proposal included, among other things, stricter sulfur requirements for the entire area, stricter requirements for [Read more...]

2018-11-18T15:19:29+00:00 November 18th, 2018|Destinations|

Terminal upgrade begins at Southampton 

Construction work has begun to upgrade Ocean Cruise Terminal at the Port of Southampton, to support continued growth in the cruise sector. Representatives from ABP, Carnival UK and contractors, GRAHAM, came together to mark the start of main construction work for this major investment at [Read more...]

2018-11-18T14:53:12+00:00 November 18th, 2018|Destinations|

Visby cruise quay opens

A new cruise quay in Visby was officially opened with the visit of the ‘AIDAdiva’. The initiative is a collaboration between Region Gotland and Copenhagen Malmö Port (CMP) with Region Gotland building the quay and CMP taking responsibility for the operations. At the same time, [Read more...]

2018-05-14T09:29:00+00:00 May 14th, 2018|Destinations|