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List Of International Cruise Lines
African Safari Club Cruises
- Indian Ocean and African river cruises on smaller
ships. Includes fleet, itinerary and charter flight
American Cruise Lines
- Small cruise line offering cruises on the US Eastern
Seaboard on American-flagged small ships (none larger
than 100 guests).
American Safari Cruises -
Small line with sailings to Alaska, Pacific Northwest
and Mexico on small yachts (12-36 guests each).
Itineraries feature close-up viewing of wildlife.
- Small "deluxe" cruise line positioned below luxury and
above premium. Mid-size ships on European, Caribbean and
Asian itineraries. Includes online booking.
Captain Cook Cruises
- Small ship, destination-oriented line with ships
operating in Australia and the South Pacific. Offers
Carnival Cruise Lines -
Popular, mass-market cruise line with sailings to the
Caribbean, Mexico, Europe and Alaska. Information about
destinations, excursions, and life on board. Direct
Celebrity Cruises -
Premium-priced line with mid to large-size vessels
sailing to the Caribbean, Alaska, Europe, and South
America. Offers online booking.
Clipper Stad Amsterdam
- Tall ship sailing vessel built in modern times but
with traditional sails and ambiance. Dutch-registered,
voyages in Europe and the Caribbean. Charters available.
Compagnie des Īles du Ponant -
French line with modern sailing vessels on exotic
itineraries around the world.
Coral Princess Cruises
- Small cruise line with small-ship expedition cruises
in Australia's Great Barrier Reef, New Zealand and small
South Pacific islands.
Costa Cruises -
Large, "Italian style" contemporary cruise line with
sailings in the Mediterranean and Caribbean. Offers
Cruise West - Small-ship line
(maximum capacity 102 guests) sails in Alaska, the
Pacific Northwest, Mexico, Costa Rica and northern Asia.
Includes a crew and officer blog written from the ships.
- High-end cruise line with mid-size ships sailing
relatively exotic, longer itineraries. Numerous theme
cruises each year. Includes a travel agent finder.
Cunard Line - Luxury line
following British ocean liner tradition. Trans-Atlantic
crossings, around-the-world, Caribbean and European
cruises. Includes historic information and a travel
Disney Cruise Line
- Family-oriented, Disney-themed cruises on modern and
well-appointed ships. Caribbean and Mediterranean
easyCruise - Low-cost cruise
holidays in the Greek islands and Turkey. A la carte
pricing (food is not included), many over-nights in
port, and a young demographic. Offers online booking.
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines
- Premium-priced line catering for British customers
with older small- to mid-sized refit to a good standard.
Relatively longer, exotic cruises. UK customers can book
Great Lakes Cruise Company
- Small-ship cruise line sailing the Great Lakes between
the U.S. and Canada. Owned by Conlin Travel.
Hebridean Island Cruises -
Very high-end Scottish luxury line operating small ships
around Northern Europe, the Med, the Caribbean and South
America. Pricing is more inclusive than most.
Holland America Cruise Line
- Large, premium-priced line known for gracious service.
Mid-sized ships sail to Alaska, Caribbean, Europe and
exotic locations including an annual around-the-world
cruise. Offers direct booking.
Hurtigruten the Norwegian Coastal Voyage
- Exploration-oriented cruise line focused on remote,
beautiful coastlines in Norway, Greenland and
Imperial Majesty Cruise Line
- Offers two night sailings from Fort Lauderdale, FL to
Nassau, Bahamas on the Regal Empress.
- UK-targeted line that sails to the Mediterranean,
Caribbean, trans-Atlantic. Offers online booking
- Small Finnish line with older vessels. Baltic,
Finland, Red Sea, Western Europe and Mediterranean
itineraries. Formerly known as Rannikkolinjat. Available
in English and Finnish
- Adventure cruises and exotic vacations to the
Galapagos, Alaska, and Antarctica. Includes extensive
information on destinations and affiliation with
Louis Cruises -
Mediterranean and Black Sea cruises on older vessels.
MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company
- Italian cruise line with a large, modern fleet
operating in the Mediterranean, Atlantic and Caribbean
North Star Cruises Australia
- Australian wilderness and coral reef diving
itineraries aboard the yacht True North, which features
an on-board helicopter.
Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) -
Mass market line with large ships offering "freestyle"
cruising: no set dining times, no dress codes, numerous
extra-charge restaurants. Sails to the Caribbean,
Mexico, Alaska, and Europe. Also operates NCL America, a
US-flagged subsidiary operating in Hawaii. Offers online
- "Upscale" line positioned below luxury and above
premium. Sails to exotic locations on mid-size ships.
P&O Australia -
Large ship sailings around Australia and in the South
Pacific, departing from Sydney and Brisbane.
P&O Cruises - British line
with worldwide destinations including Europe, Australia,
Caribbean and a World Cruise. Offers online booking.
Princess Cruises - Large,
mid-price cruise line with ships that sail to a wide
range of North American and exotic destinations. Offers
Seven Seas Cruises - Small
luxury line with mid-size ships (under 700 guests each)
that sail on longer cruises to relatively exotic
destinations. Formerly known as Radisson Seven Seas
Royal Caribbean International (RCI)
- Mass-market line known for innovative large ships with
features such as rock-climbing walls and onboard
surfing. Sails to the Caribbean, Mexico, Alaska, Europe,
South America and Asia. Offers online booking.
Sea Cloud Cruises - Two tall
sailing ships in the Caribbean and Mediterranean and
river cruisers operating in European waterways.
Sea Wolf Adventures
- Classic, 12-guest vessel offers natural history and
wildlife adventure cruising in Glacier Bay Alaska,
British Columbia and the San Juan Islands.
Seabourn Cruise Line - Luxury
vacations on large yachts. Known for highly personalized
service, formal atmosphere, and water sports off the
ship's own marina. Sailings to a range of exotic
SeaDream Yacht Club
- Small, high-end line with ships that carry up to 110
guests. Relatively exotic destinations and access to
small ports. Offers charters
Sikumi Alaska Cruises -
Small-ship Alaska cruises on the M.V. Sikumi, a 12-guest
Silversea Cruises - High-end
line with small ships (250-400 guests). Relatively long
sailings to a range of exotic destinations around the
Spirit of Adventure
- Value-oriented discovery and exploration-oriented
cruises on a classic (i.e., older) ship to South
America, Antarctica, Europe, Africa, and the Caribbean.
Offers online booking.
Star Clippers -
Tall ship sailing vessels in the Caribbean, the
Mediterranean and the Far East. Offers charters and a
travel agent finder
Star Cruises - Large Asian
cruise line with modern ships sailings primarily out of
Singapore, Hong Kong, and Malaysia. Offers both
gambling-oriented short cruises and longer voyages.
Travel Dynamics International
- Small line with small ships focused on cultural and
educational travel. Sails to the Mediterranean, South
America and Antarctica. Offers charters as well as
- Small yacht sailings in the Greek Islands and the Red
Viking Star Cruises -
Small-yacht cruises in the Greek islands on sailing and
motor vessels. Focus is on time in port, with an average
of just 4 hours per day at sea.
Voyages of Discovery
- Value-oriented discovery cruises on a classic ship to
exotic destinations including Antarctica, South America,
Northern Europe, and the South Pacific.
Windstar Cruise Line
- Casual-atmosphere luxury cruises on small vessels
(100-200 guests). Ships use sails and diesel power.
Mediterranean, Caribbean and Central America
The World of ResidenSea
- Luxury residences available for condo-style purchase
aboard "The World" cruise liner. Occasionally short-term
rentals are possible.
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