The CLIA Podcasts are a series of interviews and conversations with some of the leaders of the ocean cruise and river cruise industries. The leaders share valuable insights into their cruise priorities now and for the future.


Eithne tells us all about the journey into her current role at Princess Cruises, as well as what makes Princess Cruises special. As an exciting 2024 builds up speed, Eithne has lots to share about "Princess Medallion" as well as what's instore for guests on Sun Princess when she sets sail in the Med in February. She also shares exciting news for agents looking to see Sun Princess in the UK.

CLIA Cruise Podcast · Episode 122 - Andy Harmer Talks With Eithne Williamson From Princess Cruises


Andy Harmer talks with Paul Melinis (Managing Director UK & Europe) at APT Travel Group to hear about his journey into travel from a young age and the path that took him to his current role. Paul shares how he introduced the "APT Difference" which first started as a term used internally, becoming something guests refer to when posting their travel experiences on social media. As a big foodie and wine connoisseur Paul has a big part in driving how APT continue to elevate their dining offerings. They also discuss what's coming up in 2024, including their newest ship launching on the Douro.

CLIA River View Podcast · In conversation with Paul Melinis from APT Travel Group