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Luxury Cruising – Don’t Let The Cruise Lines Define YOUR Luxury (Millennials, Are Your Listening?)

Last week was Cruise Shipping Miami, the largest cruise industry convention in the world…and known as “Where the Cruise Industry Does Business”. For me it is a gold mine of information, perspectives…and questions.  The biggest question annually for me involves the world of luxury cruise travel.  Whether it is “What is it?”  “What are the

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Goldring Travel Cruising on SeaDream Yacht Club – Italy and Corisca 2014 – Part IV (Calvi, Monaco, Portofino, Porto Azzurro…and Stale Bread)

Stale bread.  Portofino on SeaDream II I need to take a moment to discuss “travel”.  Since Bonafacio SeaDream Yacht Club’s SeaDream II has been to Calvi, Corsica (not a great port), Monaco and Portofino (a great port…read on), but today we are in Portoferraio on the island of Elba.  (Our itinerary has changed, eliminating Portovenere/Cinque

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Pam Conover Named SeaDream Yacht Club’s CEO

Pam Conover, former President of Seabourn Cruise Line, has been named the Chief Executive Officer of SeaDream Yacht Club and its two 56 cabin “yachts”.  This seems like a great fit to me.  The SeaDream ships are, in fact, also former Seabourn hardware (its smallest) though Pam was, I believe, working for Carnival at that time

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Atle Brynestad-Related Companies File for Bankruptcy – SeaDream Yacht Club Supposedly Unaffected and Doing Well

Last year was rather tumultuous for SeaDream Yacht Club.  The financial problems of the person controlling its interest, Atle Brynestad, resulted in Larry Pimental (now heading up Azamara Club Cruises – formerly a part of Celebrity Cruises, but now operated as a separate brand under the Royal Caribbean flag) departing purportedly as a result of

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