Archives for September 2010

Two Recent Man Overboard Incidents

“Oscar, Oscar, Oscar” is the ship emergency code for “Man Overboard”. This is not something you want to hear while on your cruise vacation. However, two recent man overboard incidents had ship’s crews scurrying to the rescue but ended with very different results. A man presumed to be intoxicated jumped from… [Continue Reading]

MSC Cruises Offers ‘The More the Merrier’ Rates On MSC Poesia’s Caribbean Christmas Sailing

FORT LAUDERDALE, SEPT 24: Because MSC Cruises believes holidays are meant to be shared with families and friends, the cruise line is offering a special “The More the Merrier” rate with significant savings on the Christmas sailing of MSC Poesia in the Caribbean. The special rate is available on MSC Poesia’s Dec 19, 7-night Western… [Continue Reading]

Celebrity Cruises celebrates autumnal equinox by naming fifth ship in widely heralded Solstice Class fleet

Miami – (September 23, 2010 ) – In light of the images of sun and shadow conveyed in the names of Celebrity Cruises’ stylish Solstice Class ships, the world’s top-rated premium brand is marking autumnal equinox by announcing the name of the fifth in its ‘Xceptional’ series: Celebrity Reflection.
“Selecting the name of the fifth… [Continue Reading]

Celebrity Cruises raises another glass to its guests’ love of wine

Miami – (September 21, 2010 ) – Premium vacation brand Celebrity Cruises, employer of one of the world’s largest staff of sommeliers, will illuminate its extensive onboard wine program later this year when it launches its second annual “Wine Harvest Celebration.” Guests on Celebrity’s cruises departing November 1 to December 11, 2010 – the… [Continue Reading]

Royal Caribbean And Usa Today Kick Off “Reporters At Sea: Family Style” Contest

MIAMI (September 22, 2010) – Calling all families! Royal Caribbean International and USA TODAY announced today a search for America’s best and brightest family to cover the unveiling of Allure of the Seas, which will share the title of the world’s largest and most revolutionary cruise ship along with sister ship, Oasis of the… [Continue Reading]