Oceania Cruises to christen new cruise ship ‘Riviera’ in Monaco, April 2012

Miami, November 3, 2011 — Oceania Cruises’ new 1,250-guest Riviera will be christened in Monte Carlo on April 19, 2012. The lavish, invitation-only gala ceremony will take place pier-side at Monaco’s Port Hercules overlooking the Mediterranean Sea.    Design plans call for trellises of fresh local flowers, plants and columns to transform the pier into […]

Princess Cruises Offers Veterans Day Sale on Europe and Asia Cruises

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (November 7, 2011) – Princess Cruises is offering a special Veterans Day Sale on a selection of 70 itineraries in Europe and Asia. The holiday promotion, which runs from November 9-14, features savings of up to $1,800 on a balcony stateroom, plus as much as $100 in onboard credit per stateroom. Itineraries […]

Carnival Cruise Lines launches industry first 4/5-day Bahamas sailings from Cape Canaveral today

Carnival Cruise Lines 2,056-passenger Carnival Ecstasy launches year-round service out of Port Canaveral today. Passengers who chose to embark from Port Canaveral will have the option of a four-night voyages sailing to Nassau, Freeport, and Half Moon Cay, Bahamas. The five-night sailings will offer passengers Nassau, Freeport, Half Moon Cay or Key West.   According to Port Canaveral […]

Princess Cruises Completes Fleetwide Rollout of “The Sanctuary”

With the snip of a ribbon aboard Sapphire Princess, Princess Cruises marked the completion of a three-year project to add the line’s signature “pocket of tranquility” – The Sanctuary – across the line’s fleet. The popular adults-only retreat is now available to passengers on 14 of the line’s ships (small ships Pacific Princess and Ocean […]

Florida’s Governor spends day working aboard a Carnival cruise ship

Governor Rick Scott spent some time a the port of Miami last Friday as part of his “Let’s Get to Work” tour.  The tour has him traveling around the state working different jobs. The Governor’s day ended aboard Carnival’s 2,056-passenger cruise ship Carnival Imagination before the ship embarked on a voyage to Bahamas. According to an release issued by the […]

9 things to do in Mazatlan, Mexico

Known for its rich history, culture, and activities, Mazatlan, Mexico offers a lot to cruise passengers who may be calling at the port or doing a land stay. Here are some cool things to experience when visiting Mazatlan, Mexico. 1. Take Surf Lessons: a world-class surfing spot who recently hosted Quicksilver’s Surf Clasico Mazatlan. The instructor […]