Princess Cruises Honored by Port of San Francisco for Environmental Efforts

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (May 24, 2010) — Three Princess Cruises ships — Sapphire Princess, Sea Princess and Star Princess — have just been named as gold-level winners of the Port of San Francisco 2009 Cruise Ship Environmental Award. The awards honor the ships’ “outstanding record in safeguarding the environment and protecting the air and water… [Continue Reading]

Princess Cruises Announces Largest Europe Program Ever for 2011

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (March 10, 2010) — Princess Cruises has unveiled its most extensive Europe season ever for 2011, with more ships, departure choices and itinerary options than in previous years. In total, seven vessels will offer 42 itinerary choices, including seven new routes, with calls at more than 135 ports.
More than half of these… [Continue Reading]

Star Princess in Valparaiso, Chile – Update

We have appreciated your patience over the past few days. We wish to confirm that Star Princess will sail from Valparaiso on Thursday, March 4 at 12:00 noon. We have made the decision to delay embarkation in order to provide additional time for our passengers to reach the ship. Embarkation will begin 8:00am on Thursday,… [Continue Reading]

Princess Revives Nostalgic Cruising Tradition with New Bon Voyage Experience

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (February 11, 2010) — Reviving a signature tradition from the early days of cruising, Princess Cruises is debuting an innovative, new program giving passengers the opportunity to invite their friends and family aboard their ship on embarkation day to wish them “bon voyage” and get a taste of the onboard experience.
Called the… [Continue Reading]

Princess Ships Deliver Needed Supplies and Funds for Tsunami Relief to Samoa

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (October 14, 2009) — When Star Princess and Sun Princess called in Apia, Samoa and Pago Pago, American Samoa this past weekend, the ships brought along some much needed relief supplies and more than $10,000 in donations for the region that was recently hit with a powerful tsunami.
The ships off-loaded pallets of… [Continue Reading]