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Silversea Wins Seatrade Award For Sustainability

Silversea Cruises was the winner of the 2020 Seatrade Cruise Award for Sustainability, sponsored by Cruise Baltic. The award recognizes the recipient for having shown that it put sustainability, both socially and environmentally, at the forefront of its business operations over the past 12 months.

SURVEY RESULTS: Cruising In 2021

In April, we surveyed readers across River Cruise Advisor and Avid Cruiser to ask when they would be comfortable cruising again. A few weeks ago a reader wrote us to suggest that we run a similar survey to see how things have changed, and if travelers are ready to start sailing again. 

REPLAY: Viking Cruises

Viking’s Michele Saegesser joined us to discuss what’s happening – and what’s planned – for Viking ships on the oceans and rivers. The webinar included a discussion of new itineraries in North America, plans for Viking’s expedition ships and what to look forward to on the rivers.

Scenic’s Two-Week Flash Sale

Scenic continues to look forward to a robust 2021 when the world can start to travel again. To help it along, Scenic is offering a two-week Flash Sale on its river and ocean sailings.

An Afternoon With Viking | Register For Our Webinar

On Wednesday, September 23, at 5 PM EDT, Viking’s Michele Saegesser will join us to discuss what’s happening – and what’s planned – for Viking ships on the oceans and rivers.

Replay: CroisiEurope | Avid Cruiser & River Cruise Advisor Meetup

In an hourlong informative webinar, Michael DaCosta, CroisiEurope’s General Manager, North America, outlined several itineraries his company currently operates and discussed protocols on the CroisiEurope’s river cruisers and barges. It was all encouraging – and provided a glimpse into how cruising is already returning in Europe.

REPLAY: Avid Cruiser Meetup | Silversea’s S.A.L.T. Program

Replay of Wednesday’s webinar/Happy Hour featuring Silversea’s Chief Marketing Officer, Barbara Muckermann, and Adam Sachs, director of Silversea’s S.A.L.T. program. Watch the replay for a fun journey of culinary discovery.

Silver Moon Undergoes Sea Trials

Silversea’s new ship Silver Moon is one step closer to welcoming the cruise line’s guests, having successfully carried out her sea trials between August 8 and August 20. Carrying a reduced crew of approximately 320 due to precautionary health protocols, the ship journeyed between Fincantieri’s shipyards in Ancona and Trieste, Italy, undergoing a week-long dry-dock period in the latter. With a delivery date set for October 30, Silver Moon will become the second ship to join Silversea’s fleet in 2020, following the delivery of Silver Origin on June 3.

REPLAY: Avid Cruiser Meet Up | Adventure Canada

This is a must watch. If you’re like many of our subscribers you may not have heard of Adventure Canada. Says one subscriber who watched Wednesday’s webinar: “Super Program!” Adds another: “Looks like a bucket list item for a trip sometime in the future.”

Introducing the Travmarket Media Podcast Network

Travmarket Media presents a varied line-up of podcast styles and personalities to round out The Travmarket Media Network. The initial line up of podcasts will provide a selection of voices from across the travel industry and each of the show hosts bring their own mixture of spirit, humor and affection for the travel industry.