Royal Caribbean Group has named Dr Calvin Johnson as its global head of public health and chief medical officer. In the newly-created role, he will lead the cruise giant’s global health and wellness policy across its brands Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises, Azamara and Silversea. Johnson will manage the group’s public health and clinical practice, […]
It hasn’t been easy for travelers in 2020. Most of us have been confined to our homes due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. You may have gotten by with day trips here or there, socially distant excursions with safety top of mind. You’ve lived vicariously through travelers in documentaries and TV shows. You’ve read books that convey […]
During Carnival Corp.’s business update last week, a Wall Street analyst asked whether the brands that were particularly tarnished by media coverage in the early days of the pandemic, such as Princess Cruises, were suffering more in terms of bookings. The answer was no. CEO Arnold Donald said that not only was Princess not doing […]
We were in Pennsylvania for part of the week – despite the heat and humidity, I managed to get some walking in. I even convinced Paul to join me on a hike along the Appalachian Trail one morning – the picture accompanying this post is from that hike.
What does the Indianapolis Speedway, Miami Beach, and Lincoln Highway have in common? They are all the brainchild of one man. Carl Fisher had an idea for a coast to coast highway back in 1912. You have to remember that back then there weren’t many paved roads. Definitely not many spanning the massive distances between […]