Archives for August 2006

Holland America to Explore Europe with Five Ships in 2007

Seattle, August 30, 2006 ” 2007 will mark the longest European cruise season in recent history for Holland America Line with sailings over the course of nine months. A fleet of five ships will embark on one third more sailings next year with 46 different itineraries. Sailings to Europe begin March 12 and run through… [Continue Reading]

Crystal Symphony to Enter Dry Dock for Enhancements

LOS ANGELES, August 30, 2006 – Ultra-luxury cruise specialist Crystal Cruises is spending $23 million to enhance the award-winning Crystal Symphony in what will be the cruise line’s largest-ever dry dock. In just two weeks, from October 31 through November 12, 2006, nearly 1,300 people will work around the clock on more than 150 separate… [Continue Reading]

Disney to Introduce H2O Plus Spa Products in Rooms

CELEBRATION, Fla. — Disney Cruise Line guests soon will be able to absorb the enriching benefits of the ocean while sailing on the high seas. Beginning in October, the cruise line is introducing H2O Plus Spa bath and shower products to all 877 guest accommodations on the Disney Magic and Disney Wonder. These high-end products,… [Continue Reading]

Cruise Talk Central Site Enhancements

If you have visited us before, you probably immediately noticed some of the changes.
First, I have overhauled the look and appearance of Cruise Talk Central for enhanced viewing. The theme and layout is completely different. Information is more readily available without having to scroll down a long ways. The new theme takes… [Continue Reading]

Ten Night Celebrity Mercury Mexican Riviera Cruise

With the help and advice of Travel Agent, Tim Lewis of Cruise One, my husband and I enjoyed a near perfect cruise vacation on the Celebrity Mercury for our 10 year anniversary in 2003.

What Did We Want in a Vacation?
We wanted a vacation that would provide fun and activities, but also provide plenty of opportunity… [Continue Reading]