Articles tagged “hurtigruten”

Niche Cruising Earns High-End Appeal

Niche Cruising Earns High-End Appeal

Patrick Whyte, Skift

The rise of uber-luxury cruise ships is well documented, but what about high-end cruising without the bling? We've said it many times before, but it is worth repeating: Experience counts much more than it used to. An intimate vacation on a tiny barge or a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Antarctica can still be luxurious.

1 year ago

Private Equity Firms May Be Looking to Buy Cruise Operator Hurtigruten

Private Equity Firms May Be Looking to Buy Cruise Operator Hurtigruten

Sarah Syed and Kiel Porter, Bloomberg

Hurtigruten is not known for flashy ships or onboard innovations. But the Norway-based operator sails itineraries that have proven popular, especially as the Mediterranean has been struggling in recent months.

3 years ago