Cruise Guide: Cupid eyes high seas romance

Weddings at sea and a host of romance packages are being offered by many of the world’s leading cruise lines. Image courtesy of Princess Cruises
Weddings at sea and a host of romance packages are being offered by many of the world’s leading cruise lines. Image courtesy of Princess Cruises

By Michael Coleman

cruiseguideheadersmallSome of the top mass market, premium and luxury cruise lines are playing cupid.

Here’s a sampling of the top cruise lines and how they’re taking romance to new heights on the high seas. Continue reading “Cruise Guide: Cupid eyes high seas romance”

Cruise Guide: Weddings at sea gaining in popularity

By Michael Coleman

cruiseguideheadersmallTying the knot at sea is as old as cruise travel itself but at no time in the history of modern cruise travel has the opportunity for romance been greater at sea than today.

More and more cruise lines offer shipboard wedding packages, amenities and wedding planning services, including legal marriages performed by ships’ captains virtually anywhere in the world.

More and more landlubbers are learning that a cruise can be the setting for an ideal destination wedding — an easily planned, fully-personalized marriage ceremony, reception and honeymoon all rolled into one convenient package.

The options are boundless: Continue reading “Cruise Guide: Weddings at sea gaining in popularity”

Book Costa and stay free at Planet Hollywood

Throughout March, guests who book a European cruise with Costa will automatically receive a two-night complimentary stay at Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, based on availability from Sunday through Thursday. The offer is valid on all FIT sailings booked in March 2009 on seven- to 14-night Europe sailings that depart in 2009. Continue reading “Book Costa and stay free at Planet Hollywood”