Norwegian Breakaway To Have Fireworks

By: Sarah Phillips When the brand new Norwegian Breakaway debuts in New York City this summer, she’ll launch with a “bang” – over and over again. Norwegian Cruise Line announced today that the new ship will feature a brand new fireworks show on every sailing. The environmentally-friendly pyrotechnics display will dazzle guests on the second […]

Cruise Planners Executive Team Buys Out Company

By: Sarah Phillips The Cruisitude Revolution marches on as Cruise Planners – American Express Travel announces today that CFO Tom Kruszewski and newly appointed COO Vicky Garcia join CEO Michelle Fee as owners of the company.  After completing the purchase from Palm Beach Capital, a private equity investment firm, on December 31st, the trio now […]

Episode: Pride of America 2013 Review + Cruise News

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[smart_track_player url=”https://traffic.libsyn.com/cruiseradioshow/EPI_174_JAN_8_13_Mixdown.mp3″ title=”Pride of America Review” artist=”Cruise Radio” ]This week  we are joined by Editor in Chief of World of Cruising Magazine, Simon Veness, who just took a seven-night sailing aboard Norwegian Cruise Line’s Hawaii-based Pride of America. Hear a full review of the ship and some great pre-cruise destinations when visiting Hawaii. You can […]

Princess Cruises Scores Big Award For Alaska Sailings

  For the sixth year in a row, Princess Cruises has earned top honors as the “Best Cruise Line in Alaska” in the annual Travel Weekly Readers’ Choice Awards. The awards, given by the respected magazine’s travel agent readers, recognized the line for the quality of its Alaska cruises and cruisetours. “Alaska is a special […]

Cunard Line Announces Wave of Savings for 2013 Transatlantic

For those looking to get an early start on planning this year’s travel holidays, Cunard Line today announced significant savings on select Transatlantic Crossings aboard Queen Mary 2, and European cruises  on board Queen Elizabeth and Queen Victoria.  In addition, substantial savings on airfare – up to $1000 per couple – are available on select […]

Know Before You Go: Cruising for First Timers

Within the cruising community, it’s often said that once a cruiser, always a cruiser. It could be the variety of activities and entertainment, the five-star service and food, or possibly the pure luxury of waking up somewhere new everyday without having to drive or fly anywhere. Whatever your reasons for cruising, welcome to the club. […]