American Queen Steamboat Company has purchased the hull of a former gaming boat, soon to be rebuilt by Gulf Marine into an essentially new vessel, American Countess. Learn what's planned as well as tips from trade sources on how to tap into the American river cruise marketplace.
Holland America Line is adding a new venue, Rolling Stone Rock Room, to the Music Walk on its Pinnacle-class ships -- Nieuw Statendam and Koningsdam. In a trade video call with agents Thursday, Orlando Ashford, the line's president, outlined this and other developments. Take a look.
Selling the Galapagos takes a bit more finesse by a travel advisor than selling a cruise to the Caribbean or Europe. Celebrity Cruises' Dondra Ritzenthaler gives tips for selling and marketing this "bucket list" eco-destination.
Nexion, a host agency for independent travel agents, was recognized as Host Agency Partner of the Year at the 2018 ASTA Global Convention. Additionally, Travel Leaders Network was celebrated for more than 50 years of ASTA membership. Here's an inside look.