Title

Looking Ahead: The Future of Cruising

Document Type

Book Chapter

Publisher

CABI

Faculty

Business and Law

School

Marketing, Tourism and Leisure

RAS ID

5139

Comments

This chapter was originally published as: Dowling, R. K. (2006). Looking Ahead: The Future of Cruising. In Ross K. Dowling (Ed.), Cruise Ship Tourism (pp. 414-434). Wallingford, Oxfordshire: CABI. Original book available here

Abstract

This chapter presents a brief review of the cruise industry and what its future holds. It explores the future of cruise ships, passengers, destinations and types of cruises, and discusses several industry issues including sustainability, new innovations, accountability, safety and security.