Articles tagged “cunard”

Tiny Cruise Lines Azamara and Cunard Are Finally Growing

Tiny Cruise Lines Azamara and Cunard Are Finally Growing

Hannah Sampson, Skift

One new ship for most cruise lines wouldn't make a world of difference, but for these niche brands, the expansion will be significant.

12 months ago

How Cunard Is Trying to Keep Old-World Cruising Relevant

How Cunard Is Trying to Keep Old-World Cruising Relevant

Hannah Sampson, Skift

In an industry full of young brands, Cunard Line emphasizes its history to stand apart. But keeping the needs of modern travelers in mind is important too.

2 years ago

Queen Mary 2 Debuts Staterooms for Solo Travelers and Expands Kennels

Queen Mary 2 Debuts Staterooms for Solo Travelers and Expands Kennels

Beth J. Harpaz, Associated Press

The Queen Mary 2 has long-catered to dogs and their masters, and now even solo travelers are having their day in the sun -- or in their own staterooms, at least.

2 years ago

John F. Kennedy’s Path From President to Carnival Cruise Ship Pitchman

John F. Kennedy’s Path From President to Carnival Cruise Ship Pitchman

Christopher Palmeri and Carol Massar, Bloomberg

How consumers will respond to hearing a president's words turned into a call to buy a cruise vacation remains to be seen.

4 years ago

Travel Legend With Ties to Priceline, TWA, Cunard and Club Quarters Dies

Travel Legend With Ties to Priceline, TWA, Cunard and Club Quarters Dies

Laurence Arnold, Bloomberg

It's sad when anyone with this mix of knowledge across travel sectors passes away.

5 years ago

Argentina Tells Cunard Cruise Ship to Lower the British Flag

Argentina Tells Cunard Cruise Ship to Lower the British Flag

The Guardian

Understood that this the conflict between Argentina and the UK has deep roots, but, seriously, Argentina's flailing leadership has much, much bigger fish to fry right now.

5 years ago

Carnival UK shake-up pushes out Cunard and P&O bosses

The Daily Telegraph

Somewhat interesting that the two Carnival lines least connected to disasters, both life-ending and PR-driven, are the ones to see management changes.

5 years ago

QE 2 hotel plans appear to be scrapped

QE 2 hotel plans appear to be scrapped

The Daily Telegraph

With all its history, the QE 2 may end up on the scrap heap and that would be a shame.

6 years ago

Queen Elizabeth 2 will become a floating hotel in Dubai in 18 months

It's difficult to see how tiny hotel rooms in an old ship will be able to compete with the rooms you'll find in Dubai's cutting edge and light-filled luxury hotel properties.

6 years ago

Pairing the Queen Victoria with the Oriental Express for an 1930’s-era Far East adventure

This junket-generated story is nonetheless exciting with its promise of a long, lazy vacation with old-school luxe -- at new-school prices, of course.

6 years ago