Articles tagged “luxury cruises”

8 Luxury Cruise Destinations to Watch in 2020

8 Luxury Cruise Destinations to Watch in 2020

Fran Golden, Bloomberg

Cruises in the last five years have been growing by 6.5 percent a year among North American travelers, according to Cruise Lines International Association figures. The sector is projected to gain momentum in the next five years. Amid this surging growth, what will it take for cruise lines to be better stewards of the oceans?

9 months ago

Luxury Yachts Are Changing the Galapagos One Cruise at a Time

Luxury Yachts Are Changing the Galapagos One Cruise at a Time

Fran Golden, Bloomberg

Are luxury yachts the solution to preventing overtourism in the Galapagos or are they part of the problem?

2 years ago

Billionaire Cruise Line Owners Are Expanding the Industry

Billionaire Cruise Line Owners Are Expanding the Industry

Fran Golden, Bloomberg

Publicly traded cruise operators are the biggest players in the industry, but super-wealthy owners are finding ways to disrupt the status quo.

2 years ago

Small Luxury Ships Give Passengers a Close-Up View in Alaska

Small Luxury Ships Give Passengers a Close-Up View in Alaska

Nikki Ekstein, Bloomberg

Several luxury lines already sail in Alaska, but Seabourn's return means passengers who want a high-end cruise experience mixed with adventure have even more choices in the popular summer destination.

3 years ago

Regent Seven Seas’ New Luxury Ship Is ‘A Trophy to the One-Percenters’

Regent Seven Seas’ New Luxury Ship Is ‘A Trophy to the One-Percenters’

Fran Golden, Bloomberg

The high-end cruise experience keeps getting higher as luxury cruise lines add more lavish options. A $10,000-a-night suite won't be for everyone, but it clearly appeals to a wealthy few, based on Regent Seven Seas Cruises' bookings.

4 years ago