Costa Cruises outlines plan to refloat sunken Concordia

Today Titan-Micoperi, the winner of the bid to refloat Costa Concordia presented their plan to remove the wreck from the coast of Giglio Island. The operation will begin in a few days and is expected to take up to 12-months. Operations will be divided into four basic stages: After stabilizing the ship, a subsea platform […]

Royal Caribbean wins consecutive Power of Partnership Award

At’s 14th Annual National Conference and Trade Show, held aboard Royal Caribbean International’s Oasis of the Seas, the cruise line was recognized with its seventh consecutive Power of Partnership Award in the Contemporary Cruise Line category from the largest travel services marketing organization in North America. “Royal Caribbean is proud to receive this honor […]

Norwegian launches three-day sale on Alaska cruises

Norwegian Cruise Line is launching an Alaska Bonus Weekend limited time sales event beginning today, offering incredible savings on Norwegian’s once-in-a-lifetime cruise vacations to Alaska. Guests who book a 2012 Alaska sailing today through Sunday, May 20, 2012, will receive $100 per stateroom to spend on board towards exciting Alaska shore excursions; treatments in Norwegian’s […]

Costa Victoria launches maiden voyage from Shanghai

Costa Cruises held a launch ceremony yesterday for Costa Victoria at Shanghai Wusongkou International Cruise Terminal. Costa Victoria will have a unique on-board designer boutique concept, selling top brands at duty-free prices, featuring a large array of high-end fashion stores plus a fashion show modeling on-board wares. With the support and encouragement from the Chinese […]

Cruise Line Blog Continues With Reasons To Cruise

Princess Cruises’ blog, “Inspired to Cruise: A Year of Reasons to Get Away From the Everyday” is a great example of a cruise line that knows exactly who they are and where they want to go.  The year-long series is featuring stories from passengers that will explore the celebrations, accomplishments, milestones and other inspired reasons […]