CLIA North West & Canada Cruise News – November

DOLPHIN EXTENSION AT OGDEN POINT CRUISE TERMINAL TO SUPPORT VANCOUVER ISLAND TOURISM AND ECONOMIC GROWTH  Investing in trade and transportation infrastructure is critical to boosting tourism, helping businesses move their goods to domestic and international markets efficiently, and building a strong economic future for all Canadians. Marco Mendicino, Parliamentary Secretary to the

2018-11-30T22:31:34+00:00

CLIA North West & Canada Cruise News – October

VICTORIA OGDEN POINT CRUISE TERMINAL WRAPS SUCCESSFUL CRUISE SEASON  The final cruise ship call at the Ogden Point Cruise Terminal in Victoria, BC took place on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018. The Greater Victoria Harbour Authority (GVHA) welcomed close to 640,000 passengers and 260,000 crew on 250 ship calls. A highlight of the season

2018-11-14T23:12:19+00:00

CLIA-NWC Hawaii Newsletter – October 2018

HAWAII VISITED BY RADIANCE OF THE SEAS & GOLDEN PRINCESS AS CRUISE SEASON BEGINS In addition to the regularly scheduled Pride of America cruises that sail year-round in Hawaiian waters, Hawaii recently welcomed two other cruise lines heading into the upcoming cruise season. The Radiance of the Sea, made a port call to

2018-10-15T22:48:57+00:00

CLIA North West & Canada Cruise News – September

VANCOUVER WELCOMES LARGEST SHIP TO DATE NORWEGIAN BLISS The Norwegian Bliss is one of the world’s biggest cruise ships and making its only Vancouver stop September 30th. The enormous ocean liner has made round trip voyages to Alaska all summer long, the ship docked at Canada Place early in the morning on Sunday,

2018-10-05T22:21:53+00:00

CLIA North West & Canada Cruise News – August

CANADA'S MINISTER OF TOURISM VISITS VANCOUVER'S CANADA PLACE  On August 20th, the Honorable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Tourism toured Canada Place Cruise Terminal and was welcomed on-board the Disney Wonder. On August 21st the Minister joined speakers from Tourism Vancouver, Destination British Columbia, Rocky Mountaineer and Indigenous Tourism BC at a Vancouver Board

2018-09-10T18:10:35+00:00

CLIA North West & Canada Cruise News – July

PACIFIC NORTHWEST ECONOMIC REGION SUMMIT 2018 Over 500 regional business leaders, legislators, and key decision makers attended the PNWER Annual Summit July 22 - 26 in Spokane, exploring shared challenges in the region, discuss best practices, promote regional relationships, and develop an action plan for addressing these challenges in the coming year. For

2018-08-08T20:15:59+00:00

CLIA North West & Canada Cruise News – June

BUILDING STRONG COMMUNITY RELATIONS IN THE CITY OF VICTORIA  Grade 4 and 5 students from the James Bay Community School  recently got a first hand look at the cruise ships that visit Ogden Point. Hosted by Royal Caribbean’s Explorer of the Seas and the Grand Princess students, teachers and accompanying parents visited the bridge

2018-07-26T22:57:17+00:00

CLIA North West & Canada Cruise News – February

NANAIMO CONCENTRATES ON ‘WHITE GLOVE SERVICE’ With 10,366 passengers and 4,450 crew last year, David Mailloux, manager of communications and public affairs for the Nanaimo Port Authority, said he was expecting similar numbers this year. Among the callers will be the Explorer of the Seas, one of the largest ships in the Alaska

2018-02-28T22:55:05+00:00