Why Does Celebrity Still Name its Ships after Popular Automobiles?

It has been a while since I had thought about it, but there was an old review online about Celebrity that poked a little fun a the cruise line for “naming all of their ships after cars”. Ship names like Horizon, Mercury, Infinity, Summit and Century come to mind. However it wasn’t until… [Continue Reading]

Celebrity Cruises Presents a Stylish Combination of Getaways & Offers With “Celebrity’s Caribbean, Designed For You” Promotion

MIAMI, April 30: Celebrity Cruises, the cruise brand known for designing unforgettable cruise vacations, has created a new booking promotion, “Celebrity’s Caribbean, Designed for you,” in celebration of its extensive variety of Caribbean cruise offerings. Featured in the promotion are seven stunning ships and 27 itineraries sailing between May 2010 and April 2011. Discerning cruisers… [Continue Reading]

Celebrity’s Newest Ship Celebrates Inaugural Voyage

Celebrity’s newest ship the, Eclipse celebrated her inaugural voyage, a 2 day “cruise to nowhere” out of Hamburg. Though most of us couldn’t be be on board to enjoy this beautiful ship, we can still get a terrific glimpse of what the new ship looks like, thanks to cruise ship photography enthusiast, Andreas Depping…. [Continue Reading]

Celebrity Cruises’ New Celebrity Eclipse to be Named by Courageous Ocean-Racing Yachtswoman

Miami – (April 12, 2010 ) – Celebrity Cruises today announced the appointment of Emma Pontin, an inspirational UK-based yachtswoman, to serve as Godmother of Celebrity EclipseSM , the third in a series of five stunning Solstice Class ships. Pontin will name the ship in Southampton, England, during the ship’s formal naming ceremony April… [Continue Reading]

What is a Hot Glass Show and What’s it Doing on a Cruise Ship

One of the more interesting enrichment features of the Celebrity Solstic Class ships has been the Hot Glass Show by the Corning Museum of Glass on the the Solstice decks of the ship. Located right next to the Lawn Club, the show features glass artisans, called gaffers, making imaginative glass pieces right in front… [Continue Reading]