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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    Cruising to the Forefront of Sustainability

    by Joyce Landry

      Due to the pandemic, the world that we once knew has made a 180-degree shift and many are suffering. But here at Landry & Kling Global Cruise Services, we choose not to dwell on the negative but focus on finding opportunities in our industry for positive change.  Early on, as cruise lines began to comply […]

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      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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