Port of Kiel expects more than 2.2 million passengers this year (Video)

Port of Kiel expects more than 2.2 million passengers this year (Video)

The economic importance of nautical tourism for Schleswig-Holstein is continuing to increase. More than 2.2 million passengers are expected in the port of Kiel alone this year, forecasting record numbers like 600,000 …
Mar 8, 2019 /  Cruise
Port of Riga Sets Goal: Number of Cruise Ships and Their Passengers Must Be Doubled

Port of Riga Sets Goal: Number of Cruise Ships and Their Passengers Must Be Doubled

Over almost half a century, the cruise industry has experienced dynamic growth, initially driven by the demand for cruise travels in North America and the recent demand in Europe and rest of the world, especially China …
Jan 10, 2019 /  Cruise
Another record cruise season for the Port of Halifax

Another record cruise season for the Port of Halifax

It is another record cruise season for the Port of Halifax. In 2018, Halifax received 316,869 guests on 198 vessel calls. This is an 8% increase in the number of cruise guests over 2017, and a 14% increase in the number …
Nov 28, 2018 /  Cruise
Port of Stockholm more popular than ever - the port sets a new record again this year

Port of Stockholm more popular than ever - the port sets a new record again this year

The number of cruise passengers travelling via Ports of Stockholm is continually rising, and has set a new record again this year. During the cruise season 268 vessels called at Ports of Stockholm (see also …
Oct 26, 2018 /  Cruise
Brittany Ferries: Two percent rise in passenger traffic this summer, but Brexit uncertainty dents demand for 2019

Brittany Ferries: Two percent rise in passenger traffic this summer, but Brexit uncertainty dents demand for 2019

Brittany Ferries has published passenger and freight figures covering quarter-three 2018. The results point to an encouraging summer season and mark the first in a series of statements highlighting quarter-by-quarter …
Oct 24, 2018 /  Cruise
Cruise season sees 61% increase in passengers at Aberdeen Harbour

Cruise season sees 61% increase in passengers at Aberdeen Harbour

The 2018 cruise season has come to a close at Aberdeen Harbour with more than 3,000 passengers visiting the city – representing a 61% increase since 2017. A total of 27 cruise trips arrived in Aberdeen (see also …
Oct 12, 2018 /  Cruise
Tallink transports an all-time record number of passengers in July

Tallink transports an all-time record number of passengers in July

1 223 901 passengers travelled onboard Tallink Grupp vessels in July this year, which is 1.3% more than in the same period last year. This is also the highest number of passengers Tallink has ever transported in one …
Aug 6, 2018 /  Curious
IMO rolls out ferry safety video

IMO rolls out ferry safety video

Overcrowding is dangerous. Listen to crew. Follow instructions. It could save your life. These simple but key messages to ferry passengers are included in a new one-minute animated IMO safety video, to be shown in ferry …
Jun 25, 2018 /  Curious
Port of Vancouver makes history with the arrival of the 25 millionth

Port of Vancouver makes history with the arrival of the 25 millionth

Last Wednesday (May 23rd), the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority was celebrating an exciting milestone with the arrival of the 25 millionth cruise passenger through the Port of Vancouver (see also CruiseMapper). To mark …
May 29, 2018 /  Cruise
Port of Seattle Kicks off Another Record Season

Port of Seattle Kicks off Another Record Season

Over one-million passengers expected, with larger ships leading the way The Port of Seattle (see also CruiseMapper) embarks on another record cruise season with the arrival of the first ship – Norwegian …
Apr 20, 2018 /  Cruise