Hopes are high the six-star Scenic Eclipse will soon be sailing in Australian waters.
Singapore is testing the waters for the return of cruising.
After a year of isolation and lockdowns, four months on a ship is looking pretty good to cruise super fans.
Cruise passengers are keen to dip their toes into the water.
Farmers are feeling the pinch of docked ships, with the massive volumes of meat normally purchased by cruise lines no longer required.
One of the world's largest cruise lines is considering whether to make vaccination against Covid-19 a requirement for boarding.
The Royal Caribbean cruise was one of the company's first sailings since it halted global operations in March due to the pandemic, but it abruptly ended when a passenger tested positive.
The enforced pause has provided time for an embattled cruise industry to rethink and regroup.
Drone images show the striking effects of coronavirus on the cruise industry as ships are broken up for scrap.
If boarding a flight to nowhere to live out the good old days of travel is not attractive, how about a round-trip cruise sailing to nowhere?
Forget the tequila shots, straw markets and jewellery stores. If cruise lines are allowed to resume operations anytime soon, passengers won't be permitted to roam freely around port cities.
All sailings of the Princess Cruises ships Sun Princess and Sea Princess for this summer and next year have been cancelled after the cruise line announced both ships would be sold.