Small Ship Cruising in Alaska: 4 Safe & Healthy Ways to Explore Alaska in 2021 – Even with the Canadian Cruise Ban

by Joyce Landry

    Big Land, Small Ships, Unlimited Adventure! With its astonishing glaciers, abundant wildlife, rugged beauty, and native culture, a cruise in the Great Land of Alaska is on the top of many must-see travel lists. The pandemic has put most travel plans on hold, but your wait is almost over!  Editor’s Note: This post, originally published […]

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    A Return to Safe Cruising

    by Joyce Landry

      As COVID-19 continues its global impact, cruise lines are busy rolling out detailed health and safety protocols and preparing to safely set sail again. 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 Post-COVID world will look […]

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      Sustainable Cruise Ships: 2021 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 ship 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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        New Report Forecasts Safe, Sustainable Cruising in 2021

        by mmckeon
          Lindblad's National Geographic Venture expedition cruises

          Despite a challenging year for the cruise industry in 2020, new research from Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) reveals resiliency and optimism on the horizon. The 2021 State of the Cruise Industry Outlook report highlights the extraordinary steps the industry took to develop and implement enhanced public health protocols while continuing to focus on sustainability, […]

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          Journey to Sustainability: An Interview with Joyce Landry

          by mmckeon

            During the early months of the pandemic shutdown and “no sail” orders, Landry & Kling saw an opportunity to become a catalyst for positive change. We wanted to address another pressing issue – the cruise industry’s growing role in protecting our oceans, preserving our environment, and promoting sustainable practices both onboard and ashore. In May […]

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            Amadeus River Ships Now Sailing in Europe – 2021 Cruise Special!

            by Joyce Landry
              Amadeus River Cruise

              Safe River Cruising and Peace of Mind Assured Ready for a safe and healthy travel escape? Why not discover Europe while sailing peacefully down one of its calm rivers or waterways on a privately chartered boutique-style ship?  Amadeus River ships have been cruising safely and successfully in Europe since July and have already achieved proof […]

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              The Landry & Kling Team is Giving Back

              by Joyce Landry

                As we move forward through the pandemic and into the “new normal” this holiday season, many of us feel inspired to support our communities and help those in need. Giving back has always been a fundamental component of Landry & Kling’s company’s culture. We believe that in order to change the world, you must lead […]

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                Spotlight on Cruise Sustainability, Post-Covid

                by Joyce Landry
                  sustainable cruising protecting the oceans

                  The cruise industry is committed to reducing its carbon footprint through innovative green initiatives and state-of-the-art technology. But while sustainable cruising has been in the spotlight for several years, attention has now shifted to advanced health protocols as ships prepare to set sail safely in a post-Covid world. How can we ensure that their hard […]

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