PCT’s Chris Grum Inducted Into CLIA Hall of Fame as “Elite Cruise Counsellor of the Year”

During the annual Cruise360 conference in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, the CLIA Hall of Fame Cruise Industry Awards are one of the highlights of the event. During that black tie evening, three awards are given to some of the top leaders in the cruise industry. Those awards include Lifetime Achievement Award, Agency Innovator of the Year, and the Elite Cruise Counsellor of the Year, the highest award given to an individual agent each year.

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Breaking Down the New CDC Cruise Order

On Friday, the CDC announced it would be allowing the No-Sail Order to expire at the end of October. With that announcement came a list of requirements that cruise lines and ships would have to meet to resume sailing. In today’s blog, we will take a deeper dive into those requirements and when cruising might resume. The full document we are referencing below can be viewed here (PDF file).

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A Preview of Cruising’s New Protocols

This morning, the Royal Caribbean Group (Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises, Azamara, Silversea, Hapag-Lloyd Cruises, and TUI Cruises), working in conjunction with Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings, Ltd. (Norwegian Cruise Line, Oceania Cruises, and Regent Seven Seas Cruises) released their “Healthy Return to Sailing” plan and submitted it to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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