Archives for December 2008

Cruise West Waives Fuel Surcharge & Extends Alaska Early Booking Promotion

SEATTLE, WA, Dec 29 – Cruise West, the global leader in small-ship exploration voyages and the largest American-owned cruise line, is extending the Alaska early booking discount and waiving the fuel surcharge for guests who book and pay in full by January 30, 2009. In addition, to encourage new guests to book any Cruise West… [Continue Reading]

Crystal Returns To Alaska for the First Time in Three Years

LOS ANGELES, December 29, 2008 – Crystal Cruises returns to Alaska for the first time since 2005 with a single early season itinerary departing Yokohama April 16. The 22-day voyage also marks the first time Crystal Serenity has ever visited the Great Land, with calls at Dutch Harbor, Kodiak, Seward and Ketchikan. Crystal Adventures will… [Continue Reading]

Oceania Cruises Celebrates Its Fifth Anniversary With Uprecedented Savings

Miami, FL, December 29, 2008 – On January 7th Oceania Cruises will launch its largest promotion ever with unprecedented price reductions on more than 40 voyages. To celebrate its Fifth Anniversary, exceptional savings will be offered on the lines most alluring voyages in Europe, Asia, Australia & New Zealand, South America and the Caribbean.
The Celebration… [Continue Reading]

Windstar’s Wind Surf Assists in Rescue Efforts of a French Catamaran Off the North Coast of Guadeloupe in the Caribbean Sea

Seattle, December 24, 2008 – Windstar Cruises, which operates a three-ship fleet of luxury yachts that explore hidden harbors and secluded coves of the world’s most treasured destinations, assisted in the rescue of the French catamaran Sofrane off the North Coast of Guadeloupe in the Caribbean Sea on the evening of Dec. 23, 2008.
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Carnival Dream Showcased With New Image Gallery, Entertaining Blog by Senior Cruise Director John Heald

Carnival has unveiled a new series of never-before-seen renderings of the 130,000-ton Carnival Dream – the largest “Fun Ship” ever constructed set to debut Sept. 21, 2009 – along with an entertaining and informative new blog by Senior Cruise Director John Heald who recently toured the ship during its construction at Italy’s Fincantieri shipyard.
The new… [Continue Reading]