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 to Feature Largest Australia and New Zealand Deployment of Any North American Cruise Line in 2012-13


Highlights Include a Special Solar Eclipse Cruise and a New Cruisetour Featuring a Historic Train Ride Into the Outback
SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (October 26, 2011) — Featuring the largest Australia deployment of any North American line in the region, Princess Cruises’ 2012-13 season of “Down Under” cruising offers intriguing new routes, a special solar eclipse cruise,… [Continue Reading]

New Silversea Mid-Voyage Land Adventures Bring the World Closer to You


(17 November 2010) Seven new land adventures are among dozens of extended mid-voyage excursions Silversea Cruises is offering in 2011. Unlike a partial-day shore tour, these single- or multiple-day inland adventures offer travellers a more intimate, in-depth and personal encounter with the local people, history, wildlife and natural attractions that lie just beyond the ports… [Continue Reading]

Princess Cruises Details “Down Under” Cruises and Cruisetours for 2011-2012


SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (July 7, 2010) — Among the world’s most unique destinations, Australia and New Zealand hold a special allure for travelers who hope to journey “down under” at least once in their lives. Drawn by some of the world’s most beautiful landscapes, exciting cities, unique native cultures and a population of… [Continue Reading]

Ceremonies Mark the Float Out of the World’s Newest Queen


5 January 2010 – Special ceremonies at Fincantieri’s Monfalcone shipyard near Trieste, Italy, were held today to mark the float out of Cunard’s newest liner, Queen Elizabeth. Cunard’s President and Managing Director, Peter Shanks, was joined by 79-year-old Florence (Dennie) Farmer, who served as guest of honour at the event. Dennie’s husband, Willie Farmer, joined… [Continue Reading]