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January 2021

In this issue

January 2021
January 2021 – In This Issue
Promotion: Windstar
Editor’s letter

Navigating the route to recovery

News: 2020 delays result in bumper 2021

This is set to be a record-breaking year with an expected 31 vessels due to be delivered

News: Number crunching

How cruise fleet deployment fell in 2020

Promotion: Riviera
News: Viking floats out expedition ship

Plus, an interview with Steve Wellmeier from Poseidon Expeditions

Promotion: Sail away with Windstar

Windstar can carry its guests to the remote destinations that won’t accept bigger vessels

News: Princess cancels cruises until May

The line had previous suspended operations until the end of March

Promotion: Discover Seattle

The Gateway to Alaska

News: Norwegian launches NCL Freestyle Rewards

Plus, Stuart Byron from Royal Caribbean talks about their 2022 summer season

Promotion: Cunard
News: Incentives and new hires

The latest industry offers and appointments

Promotion: the British Isles with Poseidon

This voyage from Plymouth to Edinburgh is your chance to discover some of the British Isles’ most wildlife-rich destination

News: Cancellations

From river to ocean, small-ship to mega-vessels, this is our comprehensive list of cruise line cancellation policies and suspension dates

Promotion: Saga Cruises
Comment: Where next for Cruise?

Princess’s Tony Roberts on new developments in the cruise sector and Saga’s Iain Powell on the the impact on the older generation

Comment: Where next for Cruise?

Royal Caribbean’s Ben Bouldin on innovation and Scenic’s Joseph Grimley on the draw of the small ship

Comment: Where next for Cruise?

AmaWaterways’ Jamie Loizou on river cruise and Seabourn’s Lynn Narraway on the returning luxury traveller

Comment: Where next for Cruise?

Steve Witt and Paul Harrison of Not Just Travel on the future of agents and MSC Cruises’ Antonio Paradiso on safety standards

How to Sell: Wave

Each issue, cruise expert Jane Archer shares her tips on selling a specific area of cruise. This time, she looks at Wave

Trade support directory

Cruise Adviser directory provides you with the vital contact details for all major cruise lines operating in the UK