Cruise Europe attracts Icelandic ports

The Icelandic ports of Reykjavik and Keflavik have joined Cruise Europe. Situated in the middle of the North Atlantic, Iceland is claimed to be a natural destination for the cruise industry. Over the past few years, Reykjavik has become a destination for expedition ships and [Read more...]

2021-06-12T10:19:22+00:00 June 12th, 2021|Ports|

Sassnitz rejoins Cruise Baltic

The northern German port of Sassnitz has rejoined Cruise Baltic. With this new German member, the number of member cruise ports and destinations totals 32 – the highest ever. Sassnitz is a gateway to the island of Rügen and is centrally located in the southwestern [Read more...]

2021-06-12T10:15:57+00:00 June 12th, 2021|Ports|

GPH awarded Taranto

Global Ports Holding has signed a 20-year concession agreement to manage the cruise passenger terminal of the Port of Taranto, Italy. This agreement follows the announcement made by GPH in November last year that the Port Network Authority of the Ionian Sea had issued an [Read more...]

2021-05-14T19:27:29+00:00 May 14th, 2021|Ports|

Sanary completes cruise ship mooring buoy

Sanary-sur-Mer, part of the Var Provence Cruise Club, has installed a mooring buoy. “This new environmentally friendly equipment helps protect the Posidonia seabed and will allow future cruise ships to be welcomed in the best safety and security conditions,” the Var Provence Cruise Club network said [Read more...]

2021-04-29T19:27:11+00:00 April 29th, 2021|Ports|

Shannon Foynes Port joins Cruise Europe

Shannon Foynes Port has joined Cruise Europe. The Irish port received its first cruise ship call in 2014 and since then, has had up to three calls per year until 2019. Despite the current pandemic, the port is preparing for cruise ships return. There are [Read more...]

2021-04-13T21:13:17+00:00 April 13th, 2021|Ports|