Archives for March 2007

Princess Details Its Most Expansive Europe Season Ever for 2008

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (March 29, 2007) — An unprecedented selection of European cruises awaits Princess passengers in 2008, presenting travelers with a delightful dilemma. Should they luxuriate among the sun-drenched shores of the Greek Islands, or lose themselves in the splendor of a czar’s palace? Do they want to walk where gladiators once marched or… [Continue Reading]

Norwegian Dawn to Undergo Unscheduled Dry Dock

Miami – March 30, 2007 — Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) today announced that Norwegian Dawn will be entering a previously unscheduled dry dock on May 29 to conduct necessary repairs on a thrust bearing in the ship’s ABB-manufactured azipod propulsion system. During routine inspections, Norwegian Dawn’s engineers identified localized wear in the thrust bearing and… [Continue Reading]

MSC Cruises: Full Steam Ahead with Contract for a Fourth MSC Musica Class Ship: MSC Magnifica

MSC Cruises continues its era of expansion with the announcement that the Company is exercising its option to build a fourth Musica class Panamax ship, MSC Magnifica, thereby increasing the Company’s fleet to 12 ships within the next three years. Since 2003 MSC Cruises is taking delivery of one vessel a year. This makes MSC… [Continue Reading]

Swing Through Europe, the Caribbean and Mexico with Silversea’s “Silver Links” Golf Program

Ft. Lauderdale, FL — March 29, 2007) — A golfer’s dream come true, Silversea’s 2007 Silver Links program offers golf enthusiasts the chance to combine their love of luxury travel with their passion for golf on 15 diverse itineraries aboard Silver Shadow and Silver Whisper, featuring over 45 challenging courses in more than 25 countries… [Continue Reading]

Norwegian Cruise Line Partners With Nintendo to Feature Wii on Board its Fleet

Miami – March 29, 2007 – Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) today announced it is the first cruise line to offer guests a chance to experience Nintendo’s red-hot Wii” video game system on board its ships. Since its launch in November 2006, the Wii system from Nintendo has become one of the most popular game systems…. [Continue Reading]