Archives for April 2012

PortMiami and Norwegian Cruise Line Announce Miami Will Be Home to New 4,000 Passenger Cruise Ship

Beginning spring 2014, Norwegian Getaway will be the largest ship to homeport year-round in Miami
Miami – Apr 17, 2012 —
PortMiami and Norwegian Cruise Line announced today that Norwegian Cruise Line’s new state-of-the-art 4,000 passenger ship, Norwegian Getaway, will make Miami her year-round home port. Norwegian… [Continue Reading]

Choosing Between Two Cruise Lines: Gather Facts Not Just Opinions

No matter what cruise review site you visit you will find both negative and positive reviews of the same cruise line. I have always said that when reading cruise reviews, you have to do a little “reading between the lines” to fully understand how the information in a particular review would apply… [Continue Reading]

Norwegian Cruise Line Launches Kids Free Shore Excursions

Children under 12 receive free shore excursions* with new 2012 cruise reservations through May 13
Miami – Apr 16, 2012 —
Just in time for summer vacation planning, Norwegian Cruise Line (“Norwegian”) is launching an exciting offer for families who book a 2012 cruise from today through… [Continue Reading]

Cruise Industry Announces Three New Safety Policies At EU Conference

Latest Best Practice Identified Through Cruise Industry Operational Safety Review — April 24, 2012
WASHINGTON, DC – On behalf of the global cruise industry, Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) and the European Cruise Council today announced that the cruise industry has adopted three new safety policies which are to be implemented with immediate effect. The… [Continue Reading]

ABOARD OCEANIA CRUISES’ ‘RIVIERA,’ CASUAL ELEGANCE MEETS STYLE AND SOPHISTICATION

MIAMI, April 19, 2012 – Design details aboard Riviera, Oceania Cruises’ newest entry in the upper-premium category launching in May, reveal a seamless blend of the line’s signature country club casual atmosphere with the sophisticated elegance of a private yacht. Two of its most noteworthy design features are visible from the moment guests embark in… [Continue Reading]