Steve Spears

Steve is a travel and entertainment writer with more than 30 years of cruising experience. He is formerly an editor at the Tampa Bay Times, Florida Travel & Life and Islands magazines and enjoys discovering new theme cruises.

Port of Toronto Completes Record 2023 Cruise Season

The Port of Toronto in Canada completes a record 2023 season with 45 cruise ships and almost 18,000 cruise passengers.

Princess Cruises Appoints Two Captains for Second Sphere Class Ship

Princess Cruises announces two captains for its second Sphere-class cruise ship, Star Princess, which debuts in 2025.

Princess Cruises Details New Alaska Cruisetour

Princess Cruises has created a new Katmai National Park Cruisetour for 2024 that offers guests up-close encounters with Alaska's natural wonders and unique wildlife.

Holland America Opens New Legendary Voyages

Exciting new Holland America Line Legendary Voyages are now available for booking, including Alaska, Hawaii, and South American itineraries.

Viking Opens European River Cruises Early Due to Strong Demand

Due to strong demand, Viking opens 2026 bookings for its European river cruises earlier than expected.

Second Sphere-Class Princess Ship Reaches Construction Milestone

Princess Cruises celebrates the keel laying ceremony of its second Sphere-class cruise ship, Star Princess at the Fincantieri shipyard.
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