Archives for July 2006

MSC Cruises Announces Kids Sail Free Promotion

FORT LAUDERDALE – July 26, 2006
MSC Cruises special œKids Sail Free holiday offer has proven so popular that the line is extending it to nearly all of its winter 2006-07 Caribbean season sailings.
Å“The ËœKids Sail Free program combined with special promotional rates makes this an incomparable family vacation value and a trip the whole… [Continue Reading]

Dance Competition or Cruise Which is a better value???

I always find it interesting to compare other types of vacations to a cruise. I truly feel that cruising is quite often the best value in a vacation. This is one of the reasons that cruising has has a huge growth in popularity in the last 30 years. So here’s a little comparison.
Last weekend my… [Continue Reading]

Friendships with Crew Members

One of the wonderful parts of the cruise experience is the high level of friendly service provided by the crew members.
Recently in a cruise chat room that I frequently visit, a poster wanted to know how it was that many other member often bond with the service staff of the ship. He said that… [Continue Reading]

Princess Confirms Crown Princess Mishap Due to Human Error

7/24/2006 – Princess Cruises
A Letter to Our Passengers Regarding Crown Princess
Dear Passenger,
We at Princess Cruises would like to take the opportunity to comment about the incident of last week, when Crown Princess experienced a strong list following her departure from Port Canaveral, Florida. We express our sincerest apologies for this regrettable event, and fully understand… [Continue Reading]

Carnival Extends Contract With Mobile

MIAMI, July 24 /PRNewswire/ — Carnival Cruise Lines, the world’s largest cruise operator, has extended its contract with the City of Mobile, Ala., for another year, thus allowing the line’s 1,452-passenger Holiday to continue operating its popular four- and five-day Mexico cruises from the Alabama Cruise Terminal.
Carnival launched the first and only year-round cruise program… [Continue Reading]