Disney Cruise Line Doubles the “Aloha” with Second Hawaiian Cruise – Disney Wonder Bound for the West Coast in 2012


CELEBRATION, Fla. (Sept. 22, 2011) – Based on an overwhelming response to its first Hawaiian itinerary, Disney Cruise Line is adding a second Hawaii cruise to its 2012 schedule. The addition of a second Hawaiian voyage complements a diverse array of Disney Cruise Line itineraries departing from the West Coast, including cruises to the… [Continue Reading]

Australia/New Zealand: The New “Hot” Cruise Destination & Market for Mainstream US Cruise Lines


Is Australia the new “Hot” destination and market in the cruise industry? If you ask the American cruise lines the answer would be a resounding “yes.” More and more mainstream American owned cruise lines who have only dipped their toe into this market previously, are now diving head first and making either year round or… [Continue Reading]

Sydney and South Pacific: Here We Come!


We wanted to take a cruise that would take us to some the the most fascinating and romantic places on earth for our 20th wedding anniversary.We think we have found the perfect way to celebrate this milestone with an 18 day Celebrity Solstice cruise from Sydney to Honolulu with stops in French Polynesia in April  of … [Continue Reading]

Princess Cruises Passengers to Experience the Flavor and Culture of Hawaii on Sailings to the Islands


SANTA CLARITA, Calif. — The “Islands of Aloha” have a special appeal as a cruise destination, and Princess Cruises is offering a choice of more than 50 sailings to the Hawaiian Islands in the 2011-12 and 2012-13 seasons. These culture-filled cruises depart from both Los Angeles and San Francisco, offering time to relax on… [Continue Reading]

Mary Alyce Reports from Hawaii and the Zaandam


Contributor, Mary Alyce, and her husband Jim are currently on board the Zaandam doing a San Diego to Hawaii round trip. Mary Alyce is a frequent cruiser, have clocked in over 500 cruise days, with as many as 5 or 6 cruises a year, most often on Holland America Line. She… [Continue Reading]