e-Travel Blackboard: Cruise News

By: E-travel Blackboard  05/12/2011
Keywords: cruise news

6 night Singapore roundtrip package on board Voyager of the Seas. Departs 29 May 2012

39 night Buenos Aires to Los Angeles package onboard Star Princess incl Iguazu Falls. Cruise Departs 25 Feb 2013

Balcony suite cabin from – AUD 2199 pp

23 night Beijing to Hong Kong Luxury Cruise Tour with Azamara Quest. Departs 6 Mar 2012

Cunard’s Queen Mary 2 entered the Blohm & Voss shipyard in Hamburg over the weekend for ten days of revitalisation.

Five cruise ships were diverted from their scheduled visit to Grand Cayman today with severe waves in Georgetown Harbour preventing vessels to tender off shore and ferry passengers in.

Costa Cruises has shown their support for the Ligurian port city of Savona by announcing that their 16th ship, Costa Fascinosa, will be named there on 6 May 2012.

9 night Nice roundtrip package onboard Azamara Quest. Departs 21 May 2013

P&O Cruises World Cruising is set to introduce a new policy for tipping across its seven ships from April 2012.

Royal Caribbean, Celebrity and Azamara Club Cruises launch new online training tool

22 night package with River Cloud II. Cruise departs Vienna 28 Jul 2013

Hot on the heels of their lavish movie premiere onboard Allure of the Seas the stars of “Puss In Boots”, Antonio Banderas and Salma Hayek, took to the red carpet in Sydney yesterday.

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19 night South American Luxury Adventure. Departing 19 Nov 2012

P&O Cruises has launched an ‘Events at Sea’ program following the success of ‘Ceremonies at Sea’ launched last year.

The editors of Cruise Critic have awarded ocean cruise line company Voyages of Discovery with the Best Value for Money Award in their 2011 Editors picks.

OFTEN disadvantaged by surcharges, solo cruise passengers can book one of a number of exciting “singles specials” from MSC Cruises with savings of up to $1600.

14 night package onboard Diamond Princess from Sydney to Auckland. Departs 16 Dec 2011

Adelaide-based SeaLink Travel Group has confirmed the settlement of purchase of Sydney tourism operator Captain Cook Cruises yesterday afternoon.

Royal Caribbean will offer passengers an iPad per stateroom as part of the ‘Royal Advantage’ enhancements onboard Splendour of the Seas.

In a statement made to e-Travel Blackboard overnight, Norwegian has become the latest cruise line to cancel parasailing shore excursions on the Caribbean island of St Thomas following the death of a Celebrity Eclipse passenger last week.

Holland America Line has announced that ms Veendam will not be calling into Bermuda for the 2013 summer season.

The stunning Sea Cloud II, the last windjammer ever built on which guests can experience the sails actually being set and marvel at sailing manoeuvres performed by hand without any buttons being pushed will sail the Panama Canal for the first time in January 2012.

The current advertising campaign in mainstream national and metropolitan weekend newspapers featuring the thought provoking headline “It’s like having a cup of tea with God” has been a resounding sales success for Orion Expedition Cruises.

The information in this article was current at 02 Dec 2011

Keywords: cruise news

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