Posts from December 2016

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Immersive Cruise Ship Entertainment Makes a Splash! [Video]

by mmckeon

    Leave it to Royal Caribbean to raise the bar on immersive cruise ship entertainment…again! From high-flying aerial stunts to sensational swimming and diving, “The Fine Line” offers all the elements of astonishing entertainment. Performers leap from high diver platforms, glide across slacklines and fly suspended above the crowd, using every inch of Harmony of the […]

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    Port Updates from the Cruise Capital of the World

    by mmckeon

      Greetings from the Landry & Kling office in Miami – the cruise capital of the world! South Florida is home to an abundance of new & beautiful ships sailing 3 to 7-nights to alluring tropical destinations in the Caribbean, Bahamas, and Mexico. With convenient air access and great opportunities for pre- or post-cruise events, planners have unlimited […]

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      New Expedition Ship for Incentive Travel – National Geographic Quest!

      by mmckeon

        Incentive travel planners, what do your top producers crave? Adventuresome, experiential, in-depth & immersive destination experiences… and they’ll find all that and more on Lindblad Expeditions’ new expedition ship, National Geographic Quest. National Geographic Quest – Perfect for Incentives The U.S. built National Geographic Quest is a state-of-the-art, purpose-built expedition vessel made for intimate exploration of coastal waters, shallow coves, and […]

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        New 4 & 5-night Caribbean Cruises plus free perks!

        by mmckeon

          Back by popular demand, Celebrity Cruises is reintroducing quick corporate island escapes in  2018 &  2019. These 4 & 5-night Caribbean cruises give meeting attendees and incentive travel qualifiers the opportunity to experience premium Celebrity Distinctions and visit tropical ports-of-call, plus enjoy a full day at sea. Planners can choose from 4 & 5-night Caribbean […]

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          New Luxury Cruise Ship Sneak Peek

          by mmckeon

            Planners will soon have a new luxury cruise ship for upscale meetings, executive retreats, top-tier incentive and recognition programs – and it’s perfect for exclusive charter! Seabourn Cruises received its highly-anticipated mega-yacht, Seabourn Encore, from the shipyard in Italy, and we have the first photos. The ship is indeed stunning! Seabourn Encore accommodates up to 600 […]

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            Incentive Cruises to Cuba: More Ships Sailing Soon!

            by Jo Kling

              Long forbidden for U.S. travelers, Cuba is one of the most coveted cruise destinations for incentive groups. What could be motivating than being among the first to visit this exotic Caribbean island with its unspoiled tropical beaches, 6 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, and colorful, vibrant culture? Planners are ready to explore incentive cruises to Cuba, […]

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              5 Biggest Meeting Planner Challenges – and Surprisingly Simple Solutions

              by mmckeon

                Planning professionals know there’s nothing like shared experiences to bring people together! Today’s dynamic meetings and incentive travel programs must include unique adventures and authentic destination activities designed to motivate, recognize, and inspire attendees. But with rising costs and budgets flat or barely increasing, there’s a new set of meeting planner challenges. Based on our experience […]

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