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Cruises confirm their positive contribution to the European and Italian economy. In particular, the Costa Group, a leader in this sector, both in Europe and China, with 3,2 million guests, generated a total economic impact in 2018 of EUR12,6 billion in Europe, creating over 63,000 full-time equivalent jobs.

The third edition of the Fighting Cancer with Music event took place at Limassol Marina with great success.

The Cypriot delegation, under Savvas Perdios, deputy minister of tourism, received encouraging messages during their presence at the important, specialised Seatrade Europe cruise fair which was recently held in Hamburg.

Research carried out on behalf of Princess Cruises has revealed that 70 percent of UK tourists have said they frequently struggle to get a good night’s sleep while on holiday.

Following the recent news that Venice will stop cruise ships weighing more than 1,000 tons docking in its historic center, Ralph Hollister, associate tourism analyst, GlobalData, offered his view on whether this measure will achieve the aim of protecting the city’s centuries-old buildings.

The sea is the best feature of the Maltese Islands, being so close to every corner of little Malta, it should come as no surprise that sea activities are very popular in the Maltese Islands, such as cruise ships and diving.