2021 Alaska Cruise Season May Be Saved as U.S. Senate Passes Key Bill

Courtesy Cruise Industry News: May 13, 2021 – The U.S. Senate has passed a bill that will allow foreign-flagged cruise ships to operate in Alaska without calling on a Canadian port as the Alaska Tourism Recovery Act was passed on Thursday. Read More...

Glacier Bay, Alaska, cruise ship passengers observing John Hopkins Glacier

Royal Caribbean Group CEO Richard Fain: Alaska Season More Likely After CDC Relaxes Rules

Courtesy Travel Weekly By Johanna Jainchill Apr 29, 2021: Royal Caribbean Group CEO Richard Fain said today that the CDC’s latest guidance makes the prospect of an Alaska season more likely and that although the Alaska situation is “complex,” he thinks a solution is possible. Read More...

CruiseCompete’s Newest Cruise Podcast: Bryan Del Monte, President of the Aviation Agency, on Air Travel in 2021 and His Defense Department Career in the War on Terror

Tune in with CruiseCompete CEO Bob Levinstein to CruiseCompete’s podcast when he interviews Bryan Del Monte, President of the Aviation Agency, about the future of air travel as COVID-19 vaccines come on line, vaccine roll-outs, and stories from his Defense Department career. Read More...

How Cruising Changed for the Better Over the Decades

“I really miss the QE2.” If you sail often, you will encounter passengers with a rose tinted view of how they remember cruising in the good old days. It’s actually improved significantly. Here’s how. Read More...

Survey Data Reveals New Post-Covid Cruise Trends

CruiseCompete Mined Its Wealth of Data of Shifting Attitudes of Cruise Trends Read More...

Successful Recent Voyage on MSC Cruises Aboard the MSC Grandiosa

MSC Grandiosa on 8/17/2020 became the first ship from the MSC Cruises’ fleet to welcome guests back and the first ship to implement the Company’s health and safety protocol. Read More...

See the Beautiful Waters of San Juan Islands

San Juan Islands, Archipelago in Washington State, is a beautiful place to visit, especially on a cruise ship. Read More...