Regent Seven Seas Cruises Kicking Off 2021 With Complimentary Suite Upgrades, Extended Cancellations

Regent Seven Seas Cruises Kicking Off 2021 With Complimentary Suite Upgrades, Extended Cancellations

Editor's note: Those who choose to travel are strongly encouraged to check local government restrictions, rules, and safety measures related to COVID-19 and take personal comfort levels and health conditions into consideration before departure. Regent Seven Seas Cruises is ringing in 2021…

‘I am ecstatic’: COVID-19 vaccine inspires confidence among cruise passengers, industry

‘I am ecstatic’: COVID-19 vaccine inspires confidence among cruise passengers, industry

Nancy Sobel, who calls herself a “cruiseaholic,” is ready to get back outto sea and started getting ready to do so once news of the COVID-19 vaccine’s distribution broke.  Sobel had four cruises booked for 2020 before the pandemic struck, including one transatlantic cruise with…

Viking Cruises’ New Safety Protocols Include Daily COVID-19 Testing, New Filtration Systems, and Disinfecting Robots

Viking Cruises’ New Safety Protocols Include Daily COVID-19 Testing, New Filtration Systems, and Disinfecting Robots

Viking Cruises will test all guests and crew for COVID-19 with daily PCR tests when sailings resume, as part of the company’s new Viking Health & Safety Program, the cruise line recently announced. The daily tests will be completed with a saliva…

Exclusive: Virgin Voyages cancels cruises on its first ship into May, more than a year past launch date

Exclusive: Virgin Voyages cancels cruises on its first ship into May, more than a year past launch date

Virgin Voyages has moved the launch of its first ship, the Scarlet Lady, to May 9, 2021 – more than a year after the vessel’s launch was originally scheduled the line announced Wednesday. “It’s heartbreaking; this is our baby,” Tom McAlpin, CEO of Virgin Voyages, told USA TODAY in…

Cruise: ‘Unique’ Arctic cruise lets ‘polar bears’ and ‘whales’ lead its itinerary

Cruise: ‘Unique’ Arctic cruise lets ‘polar bears’ and ‘whales’ lead its itinerary

Scenic Eclipse megayacht captains discuss sailing in Antarctica Scenic Eclipse offers an array of luxury cruises which often journey into regions not expected on your typical cruise holiday. Though expeditions into the Arctic may sound like something reserved for scientists and explorers,…