Nov 17 – Following Queen Mary 2â€™s recently completed refurbishment, there is now increased connectivity throughout the ship. In these days of instant communication, guests can now access their emails or websites while aboard the ship as easily as in the comfort of their own home. This makes a voyage on Queen Mary 2, and… [Continue Reading]
Seattle, November 13, 2008 â€” Windstar Cruises, which operates a three-ship fleet of luxury yachts that explore the hidden harbors and secluded coves of the worldâ€™s most treasured destinations, is offering cell phone service at sea on Wind Star and Wind Spirit. Wind Surf already offers this service.
Wind Star will have the service… [Continue Reading]
(Ft. Lauderdale, FL — May 10, 2007) Ultra-luxury Silversea Cruises announced today it has expanded wireless Internet access to 100% coverage throughout its four ships, enabling guests with Wi-Fi-enabled laptops and PDAs to surf the Internet and check e-mails from the comfort of their suites as well as public areas.
“We’re pleased to be… [Continue Reading]
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 10 — Following the debut of the luxury line’s wireless Internet service in September, Crystal Cruises plans to launch cell phone service later this month aboard Crystal Symphony and Crystal Serenity. “Quiet zone” technology enhances the new cell service, allowing select areas of the ship to be cell phone-free. The service is… [Continue Reading]
Holland America Line ships are adding the capability that will allow passengers to use their own cell phones and personal digital assistants (PDAs) while cruising.
The service is currently available on the Volendam and will be operational on all ships by March. Guests will simply make and receive calls and use text messaging as they would… [Continue Reading]