Articles tagged “seabourn”

Expedition Cruising Is Still Small But Going Mainstream for Travel Advisors

Expedition Cruising Is Still Small But Going Mainstream for Travel Advisors

Allan Leibowitz, Skift

Expedition cruises have come a long way from bunk accommodations on old Russian ships, with a growing fleet of luxury vessels presenting lucrative opportunities for travel advisors. It's especially so for those looking for unique holiday solutions for their well-heeled customers.

3 weeks ago

Is a Peloton Hotel Next?

Is a Peloton Hotel Next?

Leslie Barrie, Skift

Whether it’s travel companies looking to partner with fitness brands, private equity firms buying up exercise businesses, or new investors looking to pour money into fitness-tech startups, the outlook is rosy for the exercise industry.

1 month ago

Seabourn Is Building Expedition Ships as Demand for Luxury Adventure Grows

Seabourn Is Building Expedition Ships as Demand for Luxury Adventure Grows

Hannah Sampson, Skift

Now that Royal Caribbean Cruises and Carnival Corp. have made serious moves in the expedition space, is it still a "niche" sector of the cruise industry? We expect to see more activity in the coming years from players big and small.

1 year ago

Windstar Cruises Hires New Exec From Seabourn in Bid for Expansion

Windstar Cruises Hires New Exec From Seabourn in Bid for Expansion

Hannah Sampson, Skift

Windstar Cruises needs to connect with travelers who will appreciate its upscale, relaxed small-ship experience; hiring a president with significant sales and marketing experience should help it get that message out.

3 years ago

Luxury Cruise Lines Add New Ports and Excursions, Not Ships

Luxury Cruise Lines Add New Ports and Excursions, Not Ships

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Luxury cruise lines are taking a different approach to brand building than their mainstream and river cruise rivals. A new focus on excursions and fresh experiences is helping them to attract luxury travelers who want something new.

4 years ago

Carnival Adding 9 Ships Across 5 of Its Cruise Lines

Carnival Adding 9 Ships Across 5 of Its Cruise Lines

Christopher Palmeri, Bloomberg

Wouldn't another acquisition be cheaper in the long run?

4 years ago

Windstar Cruises buys three Seabourn ships and doubles its fleet

Windstar Cruises buys three Seabourn ships and doubles its fleet

The purchase is a mega-move for Windstar, and the Seabourn ships' sizes, with berths for 150 to 300 passengers, fit in nicely with the small-ship Windstar experience.

7 years ago