Two Holland America Line ships Achieve Perfect Scores of 100 on Recent United States Public Health Inspections

Seattle, Wash., Jan. 14, 2015 — Holland America Line’s ms Noordam and ms Zuiderdam achieved perfect scores of 100 on recent routine United States Public Health inspections conducted by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The unannounced inspection for ms Noordam was held Jan. 5, 2015, during a call at Fort Lauderdale, Fla., at… [Continue Reading]

New Video Series Hosted By Noted Travel Expert Samantha Brown Kicks Off Redesign of Carnival’s Popular YouTube Channel

Popular travel expert Samantha Brown is the star of an engaging new video series on Carnival’s YouTube channel designed to provide “cruise rookies” with all they need to know about the seagoing vacation experience, with helpful information on everything from on-board dining and activity choices to cruising with kids and frequently asked questions.
The “How to… [Continue Reading]

Princess Cruises Unveils North To Alaska! Cruise Vacation Offerings

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (January 13, 2015) – Building on its long-standing recognition as the best Alaska cruise vacation, Princess Cruises today announced the launch of North to Alaska!, a series of new onboard offerings that fully immerse guests in the Great Alaska experience.
Created in partnership with local experts, North to Alaska! features a variety of authentic… [Continue Reading]

Princess Cruises Launches 2015 “Come Back New” Advertising Campaign to Support Company’s 50th Anniversary and Wave Booking Season

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (January 12, 2015) – To ring in the new year Princess Cruises has launched a fresh advertising campaign to remind travelers of the memorable moments they can experience while aboard a Princess Cruises vacation. The multi-million-dollar program comes on the heels of last year’s successful “come back new” marketing campaign that marked the… [Continue Reading]

Headed to Hawaii on Grand Princess Feb 17th, 2015

Here at CruiseTalk we are excited to announce our next cruise blogging opportunity.   We are headed to Hawaii on the 15 day Round Trip to Hawaii cruise on the Grand Princess from Los Angeles.   Here’s a look at the itinerary:

Princess Cruises

Grand Princess

15-Night Hawaiian Islands, Los Angeles R/T


Los Angeles, California – Embark – Times subject to… [Continue Reading]