Holland America Line Launches Annual View & Verandah Sale with Exceptional Savings


Seattle, Wash., Dec. 2, 2010 –Holland America Line has just launched one of its most popular sales offered each year. The View & Verandah sale runs through Feb. 28, 2011 and features special savings on ocean-view and verandah staterooms.
Cruisers can save up to 50 percent on select cruises and also take advantage of reduced deposits… [Continue Reading]

Queen Mary 2 Balcony Upgrades Available on Cape Town to New York Segment of 2010 World Voyage


15 October 2009 – Cunard announces a special offer on the final segment of Queen Mary 2’s 2010 World Voyage: the 21-day Great Atlantic Odyssey from Cape Town to New York, 25 March-15 April. Guests may reserve a Balcony Stateroom (Category B6) for the price of an Inside Stateroom (Category D8), promo code: RDK. The… [Continue Reading]

MSC Cruises’ Fall Promotion Offers Complimentary Balcony Upgrade on Select Caribbean Cruises


MSC Cruises is offering a complimentary balcony stateroom upgrade from an interior stateroom on select Caribbean cruises for bookings made by October 16, 2009, providing savings up to to 60 percent on a Caribbean cruise vacation.
Rates for this special “Fall Promotion” begin at $899 per person when booking an interior stateroom. Guests booking this promotion… [Continue Reading]

Tragic Incident: Woman Falls From Norwegian Dawn


Most of us have seen the news reports about the tragic incident of a woman falling from the Norwegian Dawn on Sunday night. Initially there was some speculation that foul play might have been involved, but NCL reports that they have surveillance video showing that the woman was alone at the time of the… [Continue Reading]

Virtual Tours Are Great, But They Don’t Always Show You Everthing You Need To Know

I know this is really nitpicking, but I really wish that the virtual tours of cruise ships cabins provided by cruise lines provided more detailed information. Specifically, many ships have several rooms within a category or class that have different configurations or lay outs from the standard rooms in that category…. [Continue Reading]