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MSC launches flexible onboard booking

MSC Cruises has pioneered Open Booking, a program that allows passengers to book a future cruise without having to select an itinerary, cruise or date.


The Open Book ticket complements MSC Cruises' Future Cruise program, which gives passengers access to cruise booking opportunities on board an MSC ship.


This arrangement also has benefits for travel agents. Agents who made the

Solo travel is gaining popularity

Travel alone is a growing trend that is quickly changing the way travel is consumed, especially among Gen Z and Millennials.


Skift Megatrends 2024 report highlights that many young people have experienced significant loneliness during the pandemic, which has led to the emergence of new types of travel post-pandemic, including solo travel.


While the solo travel phenomenon has

Carnival Corp avoids the Red Sea

After consultation with global security experts and government agencies, Carnival has changed the itineraries of 12 ships from seven cruise brands that were scheduled to sail through the Red Sea in May.


Affected cruise lines: Carnival Cruise Line , Holland America Line, Windstar Cruises, Seabourn Cruise Line, Costa Cruises, Cunard Line and P&O Princess Cruises.


Diversions and

More MSC flight cancellations on the Red Sea route

Continuing attacks on merchant ships in the Red Sea have forced major cruise line MSC Cruises to cancel three more sailings, one of which departed from South Africa.


MSC listed the canceled cruise routes in a statement last year week, one of which is a 24-night cruise from Durban to Genoa on MSC Splendida. Two other cruises from Dubai to Europe on MSC Opera and MSC Virtuosa have also been

Cruise lines avoid the Red Sea

Silversea and MSC Cruises have adjusted their itineraries to avoid the Red Sea. Weeks of attacks by Houthi militants on shipping vessels in the area have already forced many shipping giants to abandon the short Suez Canal route between Asia, Africa and Europe in favor of a longer, safer route around Africa.


MSC Cruises has changed the itinerary of MSC Poesia, a 115-day world cruise that

Celestyal presents Gulf routes

Celestyal Cruises is launching a new itinerary, the Celestyal Journey, which will include six new ports of call in four Gulf countries from November.


The seven-day Desert Days cruise will debut on November 9, departing from Doha and moored in Bahrain, Dubai, Khasab, Sir Bani Yas Island and Abu Dhabi.


The route will be available until 18 January 2025 and will return as a permanent

The 2023/2024 cruise season in Qatar kicks off with the arrival of the luxury cruise ship Crystal Symphony

The new cruise season, which runs until April 2024, is expected to see 81 cruise calls, doubling the number of cruise visitors compared to last season.


Luxury cruise ship Crystal Symphony arrived today at Doha, marking the opening of the Qatar Tourism 2023/2024 cruise season. The new cruise season will run until April 2024 and is expected to host 81 cruise calls and approximately 350,000

This retired couple has booked 51 cruises in a row; plan to travel endlessly!

The retired couple have gained international attention for spending nearly 500 days at sea and plan to do so indefinitely.


Marty and Jess Ansen have reportedly embarked on an epic adventure, booking 51 consecutive cruises on "Coral Princess", surpassing even the ship's crew in terms of time spent on board, including captains.


Jess adds, “We warmly welcome the different captains

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