New, Reduced Airfare to Cruise ‘Europe Your Way’ with MSC Cruises

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (March 3, 2010) – MSC’s newly released airfare program features reduced airfare for cruises throughout the Mediterranean onboard MSC Magnifica, the latest fleet addition, MSC Splendida, MSC Fantasia, and MSC Musica. Airfare prices start from just $369.*
This offer allows guests to experience the vacation of a lifetime with Mediterranean cruise itineraries featuring… [Continue Reading]

Cruise Talk Readers Rarely Miss The Boat

It looks like our cruise talk readers are “on the ball” and rarely miss their cruise ship’s initial departure. Thus far, we have had 70 responses to our survey that asked “Have you ever been delayed and missed your cruise ship on embarkation day?”. Of those that responded only 4%, 3 cruisers,… [Continue Reading]

Don’t Miss the Boat – Arrive At Your Port City a Day Early

One of the most heartbreaking situations in which cruisers can find themselves is “missing the boat”. Cruisers can almost always avoid this situation by planning to stay in the port city the night before the cruise. If you arrive the day of your cruise you are depending on your airline, other… [Continue Reading]

Princess Bids Farewell to Traditional Disembarkation Process; Rolls out New, Streamlined Experience for Passengers

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (January 31, 2008) – The traditional “hurry up and wait” disembarkation process that has long been a cruise industry tradition is now history aboard Princess ships, as the line introduces a new, streamlined farewell process for passengers.
Contrasted with the typical end-of-cruise departure where passengers listen to public address system announcements for their… [Continue Reading]