Archives for January 2010

Princess Cruises Voted “Best Cruise Line in Alaska” by Travel Weekly

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (January 27, 2010) — Princess Cruises has once again received top honors as the “Best Cruise Line in Alaska” in the annual Travel Weekly Readers’ Choice Awards. This marks the sixth time in the past seven years that the company has been recognized with this distinction by the respected magazine’s travel agent… [Continue Reading]

Carnival Destiny to Undergo Dry Dock Next Month to Fix Propulsion Problem

MIAMI, Jan 26: Carnival Destiny will undergo a 7-day dry dock next month to resolve a propulsion problem. The issue is only affecting the vessel’s sailing speed and all other systems are operating normally. The dry dock will take place Feb. 13-20. Carnival is cancelling two cruises that were scheduled to take place during the… [Continue Reading]

Disney Cruise Line Brings Fun in the Sun, Water Play For Little Ones and Goofy’s Golf on the Disney Dream

CELEBRATION, Fla. (Jan. 26, 2010) – An elaborately themed interactive sports deck, whimsical water play area, and relaxing poolside oasis for adults join the first-ever shipboard water coaster – AquaDuck – to provide fun in the sun for guests sailing on the newest Disney Cruise Line ship, the Disney Dream.
These additions, announced today, one year… [Continue Reading]

Mayor Gavin Newsom Gives Cunard’s Queen Victoria a Golden Gate Welcome during Maiden Call to San Francisco

27 January 2010 – Wrapping up her Expedition of the Americas segment, a part of her current world voyage, Cunard Line’s Queen Victoria made her inaugural visit to San Francisco today. Welcoming her to this historic maritime port was the honourable Mayor Gavin Newsom, along with travel agents, media and local dignitaries – including the… [Continue Reading]

Holland America Line Launches a New Look for Mariner Magazine

Seattle, January 26, 2010 – Holland America Line debuts a new look and format for its loyalty magazine directed at members of its Mariner Society, guests who have sailed one or more times with the premium cruise line. Titled Mariner, the newly redesigned 64-page magazine presents a sophisticated, eye-catching design and offers fascinating editorial features… [Continue Reading]