Archives for January 2015

Our Pricing is so good on Celebrity Solstice Alaska for June 19th, 2015, I’ve got to get word out!

While I usually reserve this blog for news and opinion and try to keep my travel agency business separate, I am going to make a bit of an exception to shamelessly plug one of my group cruises.  The reason is that I locked in the low pricing on this cruise with a travel agent’s group… [Continue Reading]

Difference Between My Experience on Royal Caribbean, Vision of the Seas vs My Experience on Ten Celebrity Cruises

With Royal Caribbean Cruise Line and Celebrity Cruises being sister brands, both separate divisions of Royal Caribbean International, people often ask what the difference is between the two brands.   Quite often the pricing between the two companies can be very similar.   Some Royal Caribbean ships, like the Oasis, Allure, and Quantum are often price higher… [Continue Reading]

Christine Duffy Named President of Carnival Cruise Line

Posted on: December 17th, 2014
Carnival Corporation & plc., the world’s largest travel and leisure company, today announced that Christine Duffy has been named president of Carnival Cruise Line, with 24 ships, making it the largest of Carnival Corporation’s nine distinct cruise brands.
Duffy, currently president and CEO of Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), will assume the… [Continue Reading]


MIAMI – December22, 2014 – Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE/OSE: RCL) will retrofit 19 of its ships with advanced emissions purification (AEP) systems, underscoring its commitment to meet or exceed important environmental standards. These systems, also known as scrubbers, will remove more than 97% of the sulfur dioxide emissions generated by the ships’ diesel engines.
The… [Continue Reading]

Celebrity Cruises Reveals 2016-2017 Caribbean Cruise Vacations

Earlier than ever before, Celebrity Cruises has revealed its new lineup of cruise vacations in the Caribbean. Celebrity’s Captain’s Club members have the first opportunity to choose and book from more than 100 modern luxury getaways that set sail October 2016 – April 2017.
The premium brand’s season offers vacationers visits to 31 destinations in paradise… [Continue Reading]