Archives for August 2010

Avoiding Permanent Weight Gain from Cruising

A recent Swedish medical study indicates that even a few weeks of over indulging, binge eating with little activity, can lead to permanent weight gain. For those of us who love to cruise, a cruise with unlimited food and days spent laying by the pool may sound all too similar to the… [Continue Reading]

Huge New Penthouse & Verandah Savings for 2011 Crystal Voyages

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 26: Crystal Cruises is offering substantial new savings, up to $3,000 per couple on luxurious, butler-serviced Penthouse accommodations and up to $2,000 per couple on plush Verandah staterooms, on ten exotic 2011 voyages.
For bookings by Dec 31, 2010, guests can enjoy even greater value with the line’s ultra-luxury vacations in 2011, including… [Continue Reading]

Queen Elizabeth’s Royal Spa Features Soothing and Revitalizing Treatments

27 August 2010 – Cunard Line’s tradition of providing guests with the ultimate luxury experiences at sea continues on board with Queen Elizabeth’s Royal Spa. The tranquil 13,000 square-foot modern spa space features stunning décor in line with the art deco style of the new Cunarder, and includes two levels for treatment rooms, and… [Continue Reading]

Captain Giovanni Cutugno to Serve as Master of New Carnival Magic

Posted on 27 August 2010 – Captain Giovanni Cutugno, whose maritime career has spanned more than three decades, has been named master of Carnival Cruise Lines’ newest ship, the 130,000-ton Carnival Magic. The Torre Faro, Sicily, native will oversee all operations of the 3,690-passenger vessel which is set to debut in Europe in May 2011.
Carnival… [Continue Reading]

Royal Caribbean Expands Relationship With Internationally Acclaimed Artist Romero Britto

MIAMI, Aug. 23: As Royal Caribbean Intl prepares for the December 2010 launch of Allure of the Seas, the world’s next largest and most revolutionary cruise ship, the global cruise line continues to unveil surprising new features and amenities that will distinguish Allure from her sister-ship, Oasis of the Seas. After announcing an integrated partnership… [Continue Reading]