Unlocking the Secrets of MSC Euribia
Join Bill Panoff CEO and Editor-in-Chief of Porthole Cruise and Travel and Gianni Onorato CEO of MSC Cruises as they discuss the new and exciting amenities aboard MSC Cruises MSC Euribia. Come learn more about the new dining options and shows on MSC Cruises newest ship!
A Preview Of The Luxurious Offerings By Explora Journeys
Join Bill Panoff, CEO and Editor-in-Chief of Porthole Cruise and Travel, and Chris Austin, Chief Sales Officer for Explora Journeys, as they dive deeper into the onboard experience with Explora Journeys. Learn more about the wellness offers, ‘Homes at Sea’ concept, and booking benefits w
Oceania Cruises Celebrates 20th Anniversary With New Vista Ship And Exclusive Cask Of Whisky
Today, Oceania Cruises has shared its latest partnership with the whisky brand, Chapter 7! To celebrate the cruise line’s 20th anniversary and the new Vista ship, Chapter 7 is creating an exclusive 20-year-old small-batch cask of whisky that will be drawn and available to purchase ab
MSC Cruises’ MSC Meravigila Arrives To Brooklyn Cruise Terminal
MSC Cruises MSC Meraviglia has officially arrived in the Big Apple! On Saturday, April 22, 2023, MSC Meraviglia will sail from New York to the Bahamas, Florida, Canada, New England, and Bermuda. New York City holds the honor of becoming MSC Cruises’ third homeport in the United States, marking
Brightline Reveals New Station At Orlando International Airport
Mickey Mouse and friends are just a train ride away! Today, Brightline unveiled its Orlando station located at Orlando International Airport! 300 guests, including Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer, Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings, and Chief Executive Officer of the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority Kevin
Holland America Line Celebrates 150th Anniversary
Holland America Line’s Rotterdam ship arrived at the Port of Rotterdam just in time for the brand’s 150th Anniversary! Rotterdam‘s arrival on the date of the HAL’s Anniversary allowed the brand to kick off the celebration with special guests like royalty, local
What To Expect From Explora Journeys
Join Bill Panoff, CEO of Porthole Cruise and Travel, and Michael Ungerer CEO of Explora Journeys as they discuss the vision of Explora Journey’s in 2023. Learn more about the new form of luxury travel and design that guests will get to experience aboard the brand’s newest ship Explora II
Jeff Corwin To Host Alaska Nature & Adventure Voyage With Princess Cruises
Renowned Wildlife Biologist and Emmy-Award Winning TV Personality Jeff Corwin will host an Alaska Nature & Adventure Voyage with Princess Cruises! Guests who want to explore nature up close are invited to cruise with Corwin to Alaska to hear his inspiring stories and join in on his passion for w
Cunard’s Queen Anne Reaches A Construction Milestone
Cunard’s Queen Anne reached a construction milestone on Friday, April 14, 2023! The ship had her ‘funnel lift,’ an important shipbuilding moment that marks the installation of one of the ship’s most recognizable features, making her one step closer to her maiden voyage in May
Why Your Alaskan Cruise Should Begin At Four Seasons Hotel Seattle
Four Seasons Hotel Seattle is located in the heart of downtown Seattle, making it the perfect location for exploring the city before heading out on a cruise to Alaska. There are several reasons why someone might choose to stay at the hotel before embarking on an Alaskan cruise. Keep reading to learn
Emerald Cruises Names CLIA’s Kelly Craighead As Godmother For Emerald Sakara
Kelly Craighead, president and CEO of Cruise Lines International Association and vice chair and executive director of the Cruise Industry Charitable Foundation, has been named godmother of Emerald Cruises’ newest ship, Emerald Sakara. The ship will enter service in August and have her naming
Cruise Down The Amazon With Aqua Expeditions
Join Bill Panoff, CEO of Porthole Cruise and Travel, and Francesco Galli Zugaro, CEO and Founder of Aqua Expeditions, to discuss the new ships and destinations coming to Aqua Expeditions this season. Click here to learn more!
Carnival Cruise Line Has Three Ships Repositioning For Alaska And Europe Seasons
Today, Carnival Cruise Line’s Carnival Luminosa, Carnival Spirit, and Carnival Pride are all three repositioning for the Alaska and Europe Season! upcoming itineraries Carnival Luminosa: Carnival Luminosa is embarking on a 23-day transpacific sailing and will visit destinations like New
AmaWaterways and Backroads Offer 140 Active River Cruises In 2023 – 2024
AmaWaterways and Backroads continue their eight years of collaborating by announcing a line of up to 140 European river cruise departures featuring Backroads-enhanced biking tours. This experience will take guests to the Dordogne, Garonne, and Gironde Rivers of Bordeaux; the Danube, Douro, Rhine, an
Princess Cruises Reveals Alaska Sailings in 2023
On April 29, 2023, Princess Cruises will begin her 2023 cruise and cruisetour season in Alaska! Guests can choose from seven of the brand’s ships and explore The Great Land across 14 cruise itineraries and 25 land-sea vacations! The ships offering this Alaskan itinerary are Discovery Pri
Live the Margaritaville Dream: Discovering a Sea Land Combination Like No Other!
Join Bill Panoff, CEO of Porthole Cruise and Travel, and Kevin Sheehan, President And CEO of Margaritaville, to learn more about the cruise line’s ship experience and extended stays in the Bahamas! Discover more information on the brand’s latest partnership with the Margaritaville Hotel
Holland America Line Reveals 2024 – 2025 West Coast Cruises
Holland America Line has officially opened cruise bookings for its 2024 – 2025 West Coast season from San Diego, California, and Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada! Guests will have the opportunity to see the world from their doorstep, without international air, or by taking a flight from Can
Princess Cruises Reveals “The Catch by Rudi” Seafood Restaurant
Today, Princess Cruises has revealed a new specialty seafood restaurant, “The Catch by Rudi,” a dining experience in collaboration with Culinary Chef Rudi Sodamin, head of culinary arts for Princess Cruises. MORE ABOUT “The Catch by Rudi” The seafood experience will begin abo
Unbelievable Places PONANT Cruises Can Take You – You’ll Never Guess Where!
Bill Panoff, Editor-in-Chief of Porthole Cruise and Travel joins Hervé Gastinel CEO of PONANT Cruises to discuss the intimate cruising experience with the brand. Learn more about PONANT’s “Woman of the Poles” initiative and its impact on the industry.
Luxury Cruising – A Scenic Adventure You Won’t Forget
Join Bill Panoff, CEO of Porthole Cruise and Travel and Ken Muskat President of Scenic Group USA to discuss the brand’s latest vessels Scenic Eclipse II and Emerald Sakara! Learn more about the new culinary experience with Chef Ben from Below Deck and Chef Bryan Voltaggio!