Month: April 2010

Caribbean, Royal Caribbean

Follow us onboard Oasis of the Seas

The world’s largest cruise ship may have entered service late last year but this coming week will mark the first time Oasis of the Seas sails into Western Caribbean waters. Royal Caribbean’s engineering marvel begins a 7-night itinerary to Labadee, Haiti; Costa Maya, Mexico; and Cozumel, Mexico, Saturday, May 1, 2010. Cruise...

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Seabourn Sojourn poised for debut

By Michael Coleman A series of spectacular shore adventures in Northern Europe, from kayaking in the Baltic Sea to cycling among former imperial residences in Russia, will mark the maiden sailing season aboard Seabourn Sojourn. The ship will operate a 14-day inaugural voyage from London to Dover on June 6, visiting Scotland, the Faroe...

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Celebrity iLounge will allow guests to use and purchase Apple products onboard

By Matt Roseboom Celebrity Cruises will begin offering a variety of Apple products in their new Celebrity iLounge for guests to learn about, use and purchase. As the only authorized Apple reseller at sea, Celebrity will begin offering iPods, MacBooks and other Apple accessories. It’s essentially an Apple store at sea. Celebrity...

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Ship Review: Beauty and entertainment highlight MSC Poesia

The MSC Poesia is a very modern ship with all the creature comforts. Its Italian feel may be a little different than what most Americans are used to, but it doesn’t take away from a great cruising experience. Click Through to continue reading about the MSC Poesia – including a photo gallery and video....

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Silver Spirit world cruise to host distinguished speakers

By Michael Coleman Silver Spirit, the world’s newest ultra-luxury, all-suite ship, will embark on a 119-day world cruise next January with a roster of highly-acclaimed onboard speakers. “The enrichment program is an integral part of our World Cruise experience and is designed to appeal to luxury travel’s most discerning...

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Alaska, Excursions, Princess

Princess to offer new Alaska tours

By Michael Coleman Princess Cruises will debut nine new land excursions for passengers in Alaska this year. Overall, look for the line to offer 96 choices from easygoing to exhilarating — including cultural tours, nature hikes, kayak adventures and flightseeing tours. Land excursions operate from each of Princess’ own wilderness...

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