China could be first for cruise return

Shanghai at night photo credit Dave Jones China could be one of the first destinations that Carnival Corporation resumes sailings to, since it has already recommenced social gathering, according to chief executive Arnold Donald. The boss of the nine-brand cruising giant said: “The most important thing affecting our decision-making is that as long as there’sContinue reading “China could be first for cruise return”

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Victoria cancels Yangtze cruises over coronavirus concerns

MVKatarina Victoria Cruise Lines says it has cancelled six cruises on China’s Yangtze River due to concerns about the coronavirus. “While operations have not been directly impacted by the situation in Wuhan — more than 500 miles away from the American-managed company’s Chongqing office — many passengers travel through transportation hubs which have been affectedContinue reading “Victoria cancels Yangtze cruises over coronavirus concerns”

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Steel Cut for Carnival’s First China-Built Ship

Steel was cut last week for Carnival Corporation’s first-China built ship, now under construction at Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding Co Ltd facility., and due for delivery in the second half of 2023, according to Chinese news sources. At the steel cutting ceremony, a rendering and vessel model was unveiled, which appear to show a Vista-class shipContinue reading “Steel Cut for Carnival’s First China-Built Ship”

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