Princess Cruises Brand to Enter Japanese Market with Largest Deployment Ever by a Global Cruise Line

More than 18,000 Passengers Expected to Cruise Aboard Sun Princess April to July 2013
Formation of Carnival Japan Underscores Commitment to Growing Local Cruise Market
SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (March 27, 2012) — Responding to the growing interest for cruising in Japan, Carnival Corporation & plc is introducing the largest deployment ever by a global cruise line in… [Continue Reading]

Princess Cruises Puts Denali on Sale March 5-15

Lowest Alaska Cruisetour Fares of the Season Begin at $799
SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (March 2, 2012) — With Princess Cruises’new Denali on Sale promotion, passengers can take advantage of the lowest Alaska cruisetour fares of the season. The sale, which runs from March 5-15, features special rates on land and sea vacations to the state’s… [Continue Reading]

Princess Cruises Named “Best Cruise Line in Alaska” by Travel Weekly

Line Voted Best in Alaska for Fifth Straight Year at Magazine’s Readers’ Choice Awards
SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (December 29, 2011) — Princess Cruises has once again received top honors as the “Best Cruise Line in Alaska” in the annual Travel Weekly Readers’ Choice Awards. This marks the fifth year in a row, and the eighth time,… [Continue Reading]

Cruise Lines Increase Automatic Gratutity Charges and Recommended Tipping

Prompted by the recent announcement that Carnival has updated their tipping information on their web page with an increase from $10 a day per person to $11.50 per day per person, Cruise Talk had made a complete update to all of our listed cruise companies tipping policies and rates.
Lines with increases since… [Continue Reading]

Princess Cruises Honored by Port of San Francisco for Environmental Efforts

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (August 25, 2011) — Sea Princess has been honored by the Port of San Francisco with its annual “Cruise Ship Environmental Award.” This distinction was earned for the ship’s outstanding record in San Francisco during the 2010 season for air emissions reduction, advanced wastewater management, and recycling and disposal programs. This is… [Continue Reading]