Reflecting on Seatrade Cruise Global’s highly anticipated return to Miami in 2019, I can’t help but draw parallels to my own experience, both personally and professionally, in the cruising industry. As some of you reading this may know, I was more-or-less born into “the business”. My grandfather was an ocean yachtsman, my great-uncle a shipping line navigator, and my own parents met and fell in love working on a cruise ship...
Andy Stuart talks about the people that make the cruise industry so special - the passion, and dedication that goes into making a memorable experience for all passengers. Follow along as we uncover the stories and influencers that make our industry what it is today in our new series, #WeAreCruise.
What does the future of luxury cruising look like? We sat down with Jeffrey J. Wielgopolan, Senior Vice President, Learning & Development at Forbes Travel Guide to get the inside scoop on how cruise lines can aim to provide a five-star experience. Wielgoplan, one of the hospitality industry’s foremost service experts, has worked with hotels, restaurants and spas throughout North America, Europe and Asia to improve service, staff confidence and knowledge, and to further properties’ understanding of Forbes Travel Guide’s Five-Star standards and expectations.
Colleen McDaniel, Senior Executive Editor of Cruise Critic, gave us the down low on how this widley known cruising blog keeps up with the latest travel trends, hottest cruises, and so much more. Discover everything they do to ensure they're up-to-date with the every changing trends.