Month: June 2010

Carnival, Celebrity, Mexico

In Port Today: A Celebrity and a Legend in Cozumel

The Carnival Legend and Celebrity Solstice docked in Cozumel, Mexico on June 23, 2010. Photo by Matt Roseboom...

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Caribbean, Carnival, Mexico

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Live updates from the Carnival Legend

We’re sailing out of Tampa, Fla. for a seven night cruise starting Sunday, June 20 and you can follow along via our Twitter and Facebook accounts. Each day during the cruise, (when Internet access is available) we’ll be posting live photos, videos and information right from the ship and ports. We’ll be visiting Grand...

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Small ships packing big wallop

By Michael Coleman Romance or just sheer family adventure awaits passengers on three distinctive, small-ship cruise lines. Star Clippers’ Caribbean The Star Clippers’ fleet — Royal Clipper (227 passengers), Star Clipper (170 passengers) and Star Flyer (170 passengers) — is offering 45 per cent off select seven-and 14-night...

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Deals, Europe, Luxury, Seabourn

Luxurious Seabourn Sojourn debuts

By Michael Coleman British supermodel Twiggy was among the 700 attendees during christening ceremonies for the new 450-guest Seabourn Sojourn, which debuted in London last week. Sojourn is the second of three new luxury cruising vessels to join Seabourn’s fleet. Sister Seabourn Odyssey was unveiled last summer in Venice. Seabourn Quest...

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Royal Caribbean


Shrek, Madagascar and other characters sailing soon on Royal Caribbean

By Jackie Roseboom DreamWorks Animation and Royal Caribbean are joining forces to bring fairy tales to life at sea. Many of the fun characters from DreamWorks Animation movies will be newest entertainment on Royal Caribbean ships. Young (and young-at-heart) cruisers will be able to meet favorites such as the characters from...

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Silver Whisper receives makeover

By Michael Coleman Ultra-luxury Silversea Cruises’ Silver Whisper sailed from Rome this week on her first voyage following a successful 14-day dry-dock. 

 “The enhancements aboard Silver Whisper represent our ongoing commitment to delivering a luxury travel experience that is unsurpassed,” said Amerigo...

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