Archives for September 2009

Cunard’s Queen Victoria Welcomes Famed Boston Chef Todd English during Maiden Call to His Native City

29 September 2009 – As part of her Autumn Colours voyage, which features maiden calls through the New England and Canada coasts, Cunard’s Queen Victoria made her inaugural visit to Boston yesterday. Joining the festivities was celebrity chef Todd English, whose at-sea eponymously named restaurants are exclusively featured aboard both Queen Victoria and flagship Queen… [Continue Reading]

Princess Cruises and Cruise Critic Announce Winning Real Life Love Story

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (September 29, 2009) — “Someone e-mailed me today and told me that Princess was hosting a contest for the best romantic on-board love story … ?Well, that sounds nice,’ I said to myself, and thought about entering the contest … But I don’t think I’m going to.”
Despite what she wrote, Tracey Pettit… [Continue Reading]

Costa Offers European Sailings Complete With Air Beginning At Just $128 Per Person A Day

MIAMI (September 30, 2009) – Savor unique European destinations while enjoying La Dolce Vita this winter with Costa, Europe’s Number One Cruise Line. New packages begin at just $1,408 per person and include cruise fare, air fare, air tax, transfers and a one-night post hotel stay, if necessary.
Beginning at $1,408 per person for a 10-night… [Continue Reading]

Holland America’s New Lanai Staterooms

For those of us who have had state rooms on the Promenade deck who have often said “if only I had a door right on to the promenade it would almost be like a balcony and I could enjoy this deck so much more”, Holland America has the answer. They have added sliding glass… [Continue Reading]

Norewegian Epic, Great for Families?

Depending on how you look at it the soon to debut Norwegian Epic will be either one of the best or one of the worst cruise ships for families.
Positives for Families:
On the positive side the ship will features many family friendly amenities. The accommodations will include family sized state rooms that… [Continue Reading]