That said, the government released the 2018 port schedule for cruise calls and they are excited the business is growing, particularly in the off-season.
The complete story appeared in the December 28 edition of Cruise News Daily.
|Captain Scala, Sophia Loren and Pierfrancesco Vago Cut the Ribbon to Officially Inaugurate MSC Seaside.|
|Executives from Celebrity and DeHoop gathered at the yard for the keel laying of Celebiry Flora. The 49-ton block|
can be seen behind the executives.
|Stern section of AIDAnova floated out December 11, 2017|
|Stern section before float out|
|Anne Marie Bartels, one of the line's most traveled passengers, was chosen as the madrina.|
|The madrina christened the ship before flooding the dry dock.|
|Water rushing into the dry dock and touching the ship's hull for the first time.|
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|The Wartsila ATB that will be chartered to Shell to supply LNG to Carnival ships in Florida|
|The conversion of Silver Cloud to an expedition ship|
|The lifting process began on Friday.|
|The process was completed on Sunday. The crane now has a height of 120 meters.|
|Caribbean Princess in the new, larger locks of the Panama Canal.|
|Meyer and Royal Caribbean executives in front of the massive 938-ton first block of Spectrum of the Seas|
|The unspoiled beaches and forests that will be part of the Genting facility on MacLeod Island|
|Carnival Ecstasy was the first ship to return to Grand Turk|
|Rendering of Virgin Voyage's stern and livery|
|Virgin Voyages new livery|
|Virgin Voyages' logo|
|Despite everything else, there was a keel laying at the Fincantieri yard.|
|World Dream at sea during sea trials|
|Blue Lagoon Cafe|