Hurricane Disaster Relief Ships Can Help!

by Joyce Landry
    Floatel used for workforce housing

    Hurricane Disaster Relief Ships Provide Safe, Secure Housing The official hurricane season for the Atlantic Basin (the Atlantic Ocean, the Caribbean Sea, and the Gulf of Mexico) is from June 1st to November 30th, peaking from late August through September. However, deadly hurricanes can occur anytime during hurricane season. Post-hurricane, cruise ships and other marine […]

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    Small Ships & River Vessel Charters: Easing Back to Cruising

    by Joyce Landry

      The world has changed due to the pandemic and most of our travel plans have been put on hold. But if you’re still dreaming of exploring beautiful destinations (and seriously, who isn’t?), it’s time to begin planning your healthy travel on a reimagined cruise. Beautiful small ships are ready to sail the world’s oceans and […]

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      Cruising in a COVID-19 World

      by Joyce Landry

        As the COVID-19 pandemic continues its global impact, it seems the entire world has put been on hold. If you’re yearning to visit tropical islands or explore bucket-list-worthy destinations, you might be wondering when it will be safe to cruise again – and what cruising in a COVID-19 world will look like. Cruising Redefined During […]

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        Sustainable Cruise Ships: 2020 Update

        by Joyce Landry

          Sustainable Cruise Ships Are on the Horizon! While cruise ships comprise less than one percent of the global maritime community, cruise lines are now at the forefront in developing responsible tourism practices and implementing innovative ships technologies to lower their environmental impact. Hurtigruten introduces the world’s first hybrid electric-powered cruise ships. The Cruise Industry is […]

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          Landry & King facilitating cruise ship charters for coronavirus relief

          by Joyce Landry

            During the coronavirus pandemic, Landry & Kling Global Cruise Events is joining forces with cruise line partners to deliver ships as floating medical centers to increase land-based hospital bed capacity. Ships around the world can provide more hospital beds Our company is currently working with several nations outside the USA that are at capacity with […]

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            UPDATE ON THE CORONAVIRUS AND THE CRUISE INDUSTRY

            by Joyce Landry

              Message to our clients, contacts and colleagues: What is it?COVID-19 is a respiratory illness in the family of viruses similar to SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory 23.92 Syndrome), however, unlike SARS, it has a much lower mortality rate. What do we know about it? It was first detected in Wuhan China, and the majority of confirmed […]

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              Celebrity Apex and Beyond – A Hard Hat Tour

              by Joyce Landry

                Want an insider’s “sneak peek” of Celebrity Apex, the newest addition to Celebrity’s fleet of MICE-ready ships? I recently returned from Saint Nazaire France, where I took a hard hat tour of the new Celebrity Apex. In addition, I had the honor of attending the steel cutting ceremony for the next ship in their gorgeous […]

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                Incentive Cruises Check All the Boxes

                by mmckeon

                  As we enter a new decade, Landry & Kling continues to track meeting & incentive travel forecasts as well as exciting cruise industry trends. And we love it when the two worlds come together! Read on to see how incentive cruises check all the boxes for planners. According to the most recent Incentive Travel Industry […]

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