New Pacific Coast Voyages Added to Crystal Spring Calendar

LOS ANGELES, August 11, 2010 – Luxury specialist Crystal Cruises announces two brand new seven-day getaways exploring the Pacific Coast for April 2011. Sailing between Los Angeles and Vancouver aboard the award-winning Crystal Symphony, the northbound and southbound “Pacific Escape” and “Coastal Exploration” itineraries visit Santa Barbara and San Francisco, California; Seattle, Washington; Astoria,… [Continue Reading]

Mayor Gavin Newsom Gives Cunard’s Queen Victoria a Golden Gate Welcome during Maiden Call to San Francisco

27 January 2010 – Wrapping up her Expedition of the Americas segment, a part of her current world voyage, Cunard Line’s Queen Victoria made her inaugural visit to San Francisco today. Welcoming her to this historic maritime port was the honourable Mayor Gavin Newsom, along with travel agents, media and local dignitaries – including the… [Continue Reading]

Norwegian Pearl Earns Environmental Award from Port of San Francisco

Miami – Jun 3, 2008 – Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) announced that Norwegian Pearl recently received the Port of San Francisco’s Cruise Ship Environmental Award. In 2007, Norwegian Sun was honored with the same award. The Port’s program recognizes annually those cruise ships whose on-board environmental systems help decrease air and water pollution. The three… [Continue Reading]

Silver Shadow to Be Only Ultra-Luxury Cruise Ship In Alaska this Summer

Ft. Lauderdale, FL — January 22, 2008) This summer, Silversea’s all-suite, 382-guest Silver Shadow will be the only ultra-luxury cruise ship exploring Alaska. Boasting a crew-to-guest ratio of 1 to 1.29 and a space ratio of 74.0 (or 7,400 cubic feet of space per guest), Silver Shadow offers a level of personalized… [Continue Reading]

Princess to Offer More Sailings From “The City by the Bay” Than Any Other Cruise Line in 2008

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (December 11, 2007) – Nearly 40 years after Princess Italia set off from San Francisco on its first Alaska cruise, Princess is marking its long history of sailing from the city with more than 20 departures in 2008.
In addition to yearly favorites such as the breathtaking beauty of Alaska and the fun… [Continue Reading]