‘Newly weds’ and the ‘nearly dead’ are terms often used to describe the cruise passenger demographic by a scorning media. Yet numbers from a recent Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) survey cite rising interest from millennials and Gen-Xers, especially for river cruises, as being one of the top industry trends of 2017.
Worth $39.6 billion globally, according to Cruise Market Watch, the industry is clearly pinning its hopes for growth on the wealthy millennial generation, who also happen to be the most tech-savvy.
Source: Eye For Travel
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