Archives for September 2011

Carnival Ropes Course Featured in Photo Contest

Carnival Cruise line is encouraging fans to vote for a dramatic photo of Carnival Magic’s ropes course as part of an on-line contest to select the next cover image of Porthole Cruise Magazine.
Shot by professional photographer Andy Newman, the stunning image of a child traversing the suspended cables of the cruise industry’s first-ever ropes… [Continue Reading]

Princess Cruises 2012 Europe Program is Company’s Largest Ever

More than 50 Itinerary Choices Will Take Passengers to Mediterranean, Holy Land, Northern Europe, Scandinavia and Russia
SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (September 28, 2011) — Whether it’s the timeless cities of the Mediterranean, the splendor of Scandinavia and Russia or the intriguing ports of the continent’s northern reaches, Princess Cruises passengers may have a hard time choosing… [Continue Reading]

New Australian Overland Adventures Let Crystal Guests Get Up Close with Kangaroos, Koalas, and Culinary Arts

LOS ANGELES, September 26, 2011 – Ultra-luxe Crystal Cruises is offering two new four-day overland adventures that intimately explore the unique natural beauty and history of South Australia’s picturesque outback and 170 year-old wine country. During Crystal Serenity’s February 7 Sydney to Singapore voyage, guests can venture to Kangaroo Island, considered the Galapagos of… [Continue Reading]

Stage and Screen Legends Slated for Crystal’s 2012 Film & Theatre Cruise

LOS ANGELES, September 20, 2011 – With Crystal Cruises’ 2011 “Film & Theatre Festival” recently wrapping to rave reviews, the ultra-luxe cruise line announces a rousing program for 2012’s theme sailing. Tippi Hedren, Kate Burton, members of the Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles, and “Edith Head” are among the talented “cast” scheduled for… [Continue Reading]

NCL Annouces Online and Mobile Service through Groundlink

Norwegian Cruise Line today announced a new partnership with GroundLink, the first online and mobile private car service, to provide an exclusive and luxurious transportation experience to and from its cruise ships. Guests now have the freedom and flexibility to book a variety of transfer options online from airport or home to pier and vice… [Continue Reading]