Archives for May 2007

Mercury 11-Night Mexican Riviera Cruise – Nov 20th, 2006

Back Ground
This was my 9th cruise over the course of about 30 years (I started young). The Celebrity Mercury Mexican Riviera cruise certainly ranks up there as one of my best cruises ever. Three years ago, my husband and I took this same itinerary and ship for our 10 year anniversary. Last year we considered… [Continue Reading]

World’s Oldest College Graduate to Make a Special Appearance on Crown Princess

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (May 24, 2007) – When 95-year-old Nola Ochs graduated from the Fort Hays State University in Kansas earlier this month, she broke the Guinness World Record for the world’s oldest college graduate. Her next goal? “To be a storyteller on a cruise ship.”
In June, she’ll get her wish as she will regale… [Continue Reading]

Making Cruise Videos

I have been hard at work all this week editing my video from our Mexico Cruise last November. This is a long process but definitely worth it when I get to show friends and family the finished product. I wrote an article here at Cruise Talk last year about… [Continue Reading]

Disney Cruise Line Arrives In Europe, Begins First-Ever Mediterranean Cruises

BARCELONA, Spain (May 24, 2007) — Thousands of colorful fireworks filled the nighttime sky over Barcelona this evening as, for the first time, the Disney Magic cruise ship approached the Spanish port city nestled along the Mediterranean coast, signaling Disney Cruise Line’s first-ever foray into the European cruise market.
In grand Spanish style, the 2,700-passenger ship… [Continue Reading]

First-Ever Elvis Cruise Scheduled to Set Sail Aug. 30, 2007 on Carnival Cruise Lines’ Celebration

MIAMI (May 24, 2007) – Carnival Cruise Lines and St. Louis, Mo.-based Jazz Cruises, LLC, a provider of full-ship charter music cruises, have partnered to offer “The Elvis Cruise,” the first authentic, fully licensed specialty cruise that celebrates the music and life of the legendary Elvis Presley. The four-day cruise is scheduled to depart from… [Continue Reading]