Tomorrow, 29 March 2019, general sale will open for Silversea’s World Cruise 2021—referred to as the Finest World Tour. One of two Silversea World Cruises to set sail in 2021, the 150-day Finest World Tour will unlock rare and immersive experiences for the cruise line’s guests in 34 countries across six continents.
Two Michelin star celebrity chef, John Burton-Race, is to set sail aboard a luxury river cruise ship as guest chef for an exclusive group this September. Burton-Race is to partner with Go Cruise and AmaWaterways to provide his amazing flair and cooking skills to 20 exclusive guests.
City Cruises acquires its first dedicated events vessel The 38-metre vessel has a number of versatile indoor and outdoor spaces including, three alfresco decks, a formal 130-seater dining space with booth and table seating, plus a large inside mid-deck room which increases the inside vessel capacity to 300 guests.
As part of Destination Immersion®, Azamara Club Cruises has launched the City Stays programme – in collaboration with Cox & Kings, the world’s leading luxury tour operator. City Stays programmes are available before and after sailings and offer curated travel experiences with emphasis on local connections, allowing Azamara guests additional time to explore the iconic arrival or departure ports.
This week, the Association of Arctic Expedition Cruise Operators (AECO) marks its 15-year anniversary. Sustainable tourism is on the agenda as AECO welcomes 120 participants to is Arctic Cruise Conference in Oslo. Arctic expedition cruise operators, associated industries, authorities and academia are gathering do discuss issues such as industry developments, tourism impact and community engagement. The conference will also highlight cruise industry efforts to combat marine plastic pollution.