“Blatant racism”: Princess Cruises slammed after staff pose as Māori for traditional welcome
The cruise line has been condemned after a group of seemingly non-Māori staff were caught on camera performing a traditional welcome in New Zealand.
Cruise Wrap: Destination NSW joins CLIA, Hurtigruten launches hybrid ship, Aussie cruise season kicks off + MORE!
Tired of your colleagues outsmarting you when it comes to the latest cruise brochures and deals? Get the upper hand right here.
Cruise wrap: CLIA’s new campaign, Silversea enhances polar trips, P&O’s State of Origin cruise + MORE!
This cruise wrap is as long as this week has felt. On the bright side, if you need to look like you’re super-busy for a while, you can kill almost a whole afternoon scrolling through this one.
Cruise wrap: Scenic Eclipse makes debut, Silversea’s new collab, G Adventures gets new yacht + MORE!
Celebrate Scenic Eclipse’s long-awaited delivery by whiling away your day getting through this whopper of a cruise wrap. We promise it’ll buy you at least an hour of idle time.
Cruise wrap: Win an MSC cruise, PONANT info events, Seabourn’s new champagne partner + MORE!
Batten down the hatches because this cruise wrap is bigger than the Pacific Ocean! Or maybe the Arctic. It would fill your kitchen sink, at least.
Cruise wrap: Crystal Symphony wins award, Scenic’s new agent famil, Celebrity Cruises pride party + MORE
Just in case you need a little midweek motivation, this week’s cruise wrap is BURSTING with parties, pride, awards, famils, deals and pretty pictures for you to scroll through.
Flavour of the Week: Booking Holdings’ management shake-up, AWA wins Maldives account, Port Macquarie appoints Gate 7 + more!
There have been some grandiose movements locally and globally in the travel industry of late. Almost as grandiose as our editor’s quadruple-shot espresso with two marshmallows this morn.
Australian man among cruise passengers who died after mid-air plane collision
In very sad news, an Australian man has been confirmed as one of the five people killed in the horror plane crash in Alaska.
Five killed after planes carrying cruise passengers collide mid-air
Five people have been killed and 10 others injured after two sightseeing airplanes carrying cruise ship tourists collided in mid-air over southeast Alaska.
All the winners from the Helloworld Travel Awards 2019
Here’s the list and pics of winners from this year’s Helloworld Travel Awards, sadly minus any wild after-party snaps.
WATCH: Cruise staff help rescue plane crash passengers in Caribbean
by Christian Fleetwood
Not all heroes wear capes, as this dramatic rescue of two passengers from a downed plane in the Caribbean demonstrates.
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