Carnival Cruise Lines Cancels Additional Voyages of Carnival Splendor as Repairs Continue

Carnival Cruise Lines has cancelled additional departures of the Carnival Splendor including the January 16, 23, 30 and February 6 and 13, 2011 voyages to allow for additional repair time following an engine room fire aboard the vessel in November. The ship is now scheduled to re-enter service February 20, 2011.
As repairs have progressed… [Continue Reading]

Sea Princess Stars in National Geographic Channel’s Hit Series “World’s Toughest Fixes”

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (June 1, 2010) — The immense job of drydocking Sea Princess will be featured in the June 3 episode of National Geographic Channel’s (NGC) top-rated show, World’s Toughest Fixes. TV viewers can go behind the scenes as host Sean Riley follows the entire process from the time the Princess Cruises… [Continue Reading]

Silversea Cruises’ Silver Whisper Completes Major Refurbishment

Ft. Lauderdale, FL, May 27: Silversea Cruises’ Silver Whisper sailed from Rome this week on her first voyage following a successful 14-day dry-dock project in Genoa, where extensive renovations were made to most areas of the ultra-luxury ship.
“The enhancements aboard Silver Whisper represent our ongoing commitment to delivering a luxury travel experience that is unsurpassed,”… [Continue Reading]

Newly “Solsticized” Celebrity Constellation sets sail with style First of four Millennium Class ships completes eagerly anticipated refit

Miami – (May 10, 2010 ) – Celebrity Cruises coined the word “Solsticized” in January, and yesterday, the meaning behind it became reality for guests embarking on Celebrity Constellation in Amsterdam.
Following an ambitious 15-day drydock and revitalization period, Celebrity Constellation now boasts some of the most popular venues found on the line’s widely-heralded Solstice… [Continue Reading]

Holland America Line’s ms Statendam Completes Signature of Excellence Upgrades

Seattle, April 14, 2010 – Holland America Line’s ms Statendam departed Fort Lauderdale, Fla., April 11 for a 14-day southern Caribbean voyage, fresh from a stem-to-stern, multi-million dollar Signature of Excellence dry dock at Freeport, Bahamas. The 1,260-guest ship received a host of new facilities and features including new stateroom furnishings and bathroom upgrades; Canaletto,… [Continue Reading]