Princess Ships Start Plugging into Shore Power at Port of Vancouver

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (August 31, 2009) — Today Island Princess helped inaugurate the Port of Vancouver’s new shore power facility by turning off its engines and instead “plugging in” to clean hydroelectric power from shore.
The new shore power technology at the Canada Place cruise ship terminal enables Princess Cruises’ ships, and other equipped vessels, to… [Continue Reading]

Princess Cruises Details Short Getaway Sailings for 2010-11

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (June 11, 2009) — The spring and fall cruise seasons in 2010-11 bring opportunities for Princess Cruises passengers to escape on the line’s short West Coast sailings. Ranging from an overnight cruise to a week-long journey, these “coastal” getaways offer passengers the chance to sample the Princess experience as they explore the… [Continue Reading]

Princess Rolls Out Red Carpet for New Leonard Maltin Movie Club and Movie Channel

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (May 28, 2009) — Five years after revolutionizing movie-going at sea with its innovative Movies Under the Stars screens, Princess Cruises has teamed with celebrated film critic and historian Leonard Maltin to bring passengers yet another new way to experience movies onboard — an exclusive Leonard Maltin Movie Club. Debuting fleetwide, the… [Continue Reading]

Golden Princess Emerges From Three-Week Drydock with Line’s Signature Features

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (May 12, 2009) — A transformed Golden Princess has emerged from the most extensive drydock ever undertaken by Princess Cruises, one that was followed closely by thousands of cruise aficionados around the world. Throughout the three-week makeover, a daily online photo journal offered a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the dramatic amount of work… [Continue Reading]

Princess Ships Spotlight Alaska Culture This Summer for State’s 50th Anniversary Year

SANTA CLARITA, CA, May 8: When Princess Cruises ships begin their Alaska season this weekend, the line will offer passengers more local tastes and culture onboard than ever before, giving them a rich “Great Land” experience not only on land, but also while at sea.
“Alaska’s 50th anniversary year is the perfect time to celebrate the… [Continue Reading]