American Cruise Lines Unveils 2019 Holiday Schedule

by Daniel McCarthy

American Cruise Lines (ACL) is preparing for the 2019 Holiday Season by releasing its schedule of sailings for Thanksgiving, Christmas, and the New Year.

ACL will sail the cruises starting in November 2019 with three of its eight-day Thanksgiving cruise (Memphis to New Orleans, Charleston to Jacksonville, and roundtrip Jacksonville) and will follow it with eight-day Spirit of the Season (roundtrip New Orleans, Jacksonville to Charleston and back, and roundtrip Jacksonville), eight-day Christmas (Jacksonville to Charleston and roundtrip New Orleans), and eight-day New Year’s (roundtrip New Orleans and Charleston to Jacksonville) themed sailing on the lower Mississippi and the Southeast Coast.

The line will also sail one special Colonial Christmas Cruises over both Christmas and New Year’s, an 11-day sailing that travels round-trip from Baltimore in Chesapeake Bay and includes a stop in Washington D.C.

On all of the themed sailings, guests can enjoy decorated ships, holiday décor, seasonal meals, cocktail parties, and more events to get them into the season both onboard and onshore.

 

  0
  0
TMR Recommendations
Top Stories
First Look at Virgin Voyages' Bimini Beach Club

Set to open in April 2020, the getaway will offer cruise guests yoga, pool parties, watersports, locally inspired food, and exclusive enclaves.

Royal Caribbean’s Allure of the Seas Docks in San Juan After Canceling Two Ships

Cruise lines continue to monitor the situation, but for now, port stops in San Juan remain as scheduled.

Royal Caribbean Cancels Call in Puerto Rico Due to Protests

Cruise lines are carefully monitoring the situation and rerouting port calls as needed to ensure the safety of guests and crew.

Cruise Lines Reroute Canceled Cuba Itineraries

Following the government travel ban, Royal Caribbean announced last week new itineraries for ships previously sailing to Cuba, joining Carnival and Norwegian.

Carnival Cruise Line to Operate Largest Bermuda Season Ever

The 2019/2020 season will be the cruise line’s largest to Bermuda, with more than 40 voyages planned to set sail to the island. 

Quark Takes Polar Exploration to New Heights with Ultramarine

New interior renderings highlight Ultramarine's spacious suites as well as a range of public spaces.

News Briefs
Tip of the Day

As travel advisors, we have to be curious. Curiosity leads to impactful connections that pave our road to success. - Jenn Lee, VP of Sales and Marketing, Travel Planners International

Daily Top List

Tips for Reaching $1 Million in Sales

1. Be consistent in your marketing.

2. Create systems and follow them.

3. Use your consortium’s marketing services.

4. Listen for personal details and use them.

5. Leverage your CRM.

Source: TMR

TMR Outlooks
Advertiser's Voice
AmaWaterways - Christmas Markets