• Coral Expeditions pledges strong comeback after COVID-19

    2 monthes ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Australia's leading small-ship and expedition cruise Coral Expeditions has pledged to bounce back stronger than ever before when it resumes operations after the coronavirus pandemic. The promise has been made in a letter undersigned by Group General Manager Mark Fifield, Commercial Director Jeff Gillies, Finance Director Perry Wilkes and Hospitality Director Marcus Dudley.
    The authorities of Coral Expeditions said in the written statement that witnessing their fleet tied up idle in Cairns is a matter of sadness and disbelief for the company. It reads that the cruise lines exist to sail...
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  • Thousands stranded in a cruise ship as standoff intensifies in Australia

    Thousands stranded in a cruise ship as standoff intensifies in Australia

    2 monthes ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    A cruise ship operator with six vessels stranded off Australia is calling on the nation to help evacuate thousands of its crew members as the coronavirus outbreak ravages the industry. Carnival Cruise said that it needs Australia's help to bring crew to shore so they can return to their home countries, adding the government had a duty to act on humanitarian grounds.
    Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. also has at least five vessels off the coast, and authorities in New South Wales state are concerned the health system may be overwhelmed with new virus cases should crew be evacuated too quickly...
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