Most-Traveled Cruise Passenger Christens New Royal Princess in Portofino

PORTOFINO, Italy (June 15, 2007) — Princess Cruises’ new Royal Princess was christened yesterday in the picturesque harbor of Portofino by the most-traveled cruise passenger, Lorraine Arzt, who has in total spent more than 11 years sailing aboard Princess ships. With the words, “I name this ship Royal Princess, may God bless her and all… [Continue Reading]

Royal Princess to be Named on June 14 in Picturesque Portofino

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (May 1, 2007) – The christening ceremony for the newest addition to Princess’ fleet, Royal Princess, has been re-scheduled for June 14 in the picturesque port of Portofino, Italy. Originally to have been held in Santorini in a double naming ceremony with Emerald Princess on May 12, the event was changed out… [Continue Reading]

Royal Princess Debuts with Inaugural Voyage from Barcelona

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (April 19, 2007) – Royal Princess, the newest ship to join the Princess fleet, welcomed its first passengers today, as it set sail on its maiden voyage from Barcelona, Spain under the command of the line’s senior master, the recently appointed Commodore Michael Fatchen.
The intimate 710-passenger vessel, which takes the name of… [Continue Reading]