Archives for August 2010

Cunard’s Queen Victoria Begins Debut Americas Season with Transit Through the Historic Panama Canal in Early 2011

24 August 2010 – Coming off the heels of Cunard Line’s historic Royal Rendezvous on 13 January 2011, when all three Queens – Queen Mary 2, Queen Victoria and the newly launched Queen Elizabeth – will sail into New York harbour on the same day, Queen Victoria debuts her Americas Season for sailings through… [Continue Reading]

Holland America Line Offers Grand Experiences with Fall 2011 and 2012 Grand Voyages

Seattle, Wash., August 18, 2010 — In fall 2011 and early 2012, Holland America Line again will offer grand voyages that touch all seven continents. The ms Amsterdam and ms Prinsendam each sail two itineraries designed to discover and explore remarkable destinations — from famous landmarks to smaller, lesser-known ports.
Amsterdam sails a 70-day Grand Asia… [Continue Reading]

Carnival Unveils Carnival Magic’s Online Home and Invites Fans to Offer Personal Touches to ‘Make The Magic Yours’

Let the magic begin! As Carnival Cruise Lines unveils new details about its newest “Fun Ship,” Carnival Magic, fans and fun-seekers can now learn more and join in the fun, well before the ship sets sail next year.
Carnival today launched a new, interactive online home for Carnival Magic ( that showcases the ship’s… [Continue Reading]

Celebrity Cruises “massages” convenience and pampering into new pre-cruise spa, salon and personal fitness appointment booking tool

Miami – (August 18, 2010 ) – Celebrity Cruises is adding spa, salon and personal fitness appointments to its ever-growing line-up of onboard experiences available for pre-cruise booking. In today’s fast-paced world, vacationers are looking to make the most of their time away from daily pressures, and Celebrity aims for this latest offering to… [Continue Reading]

South Africa’s Cape Grace Hotel Added to Crystal’s 2011 Pre-/Post-Cruise Program

Cape Town’s chic, contemporary Cape Grace Hotel is now available as a pre- or post-cruise “Classic Plus” Hotel Program with Crystal Cruises’ ultra-luxury cruises to and from South Africa in the spring 2011. With “Classic Plus,” Crystal guests can enjoy five-star hotel accommodations before or after their cruise, private car transfers, meet and assist… [Continue Reading]