Princess Cruises returns to Tahiti for autumn 2020 season

Princess Cruises has announced it will return to Tahiti in autumn 2020. Sailings will be available on the 670-guest Pacific Princess. Tahiti and French Polynesia cruises go on sale on April 17, 2019, allowing holidaymakers the opportunity to discover the region’s unspoilt lagoons and white-sandy beaches on five 10-day Tahiti & French Polynesia departures. Pacific [...]

Princess Cruises and Fincantieri sign contracts for the largest ships ever built in Italy

Princess Cruises and Fincantieri shipbuilding company announced today the signing of the final contracts for the construction of two next-generation cruise ships, which will be the largest ever built so far in Italy. Delivery for the 4,300-guest, 175,000-tonne vessels is scheduled for late 2023 and spring 2025 respectively. The announcement follows the initial signing of [...]

MSC SEASIDE TO STAR IN FEATURE-LENGTH DOCUMENTARY ON CHANNEL 5

The 90-minute fly on the wall documentary, ‘Secrets of the Mega Cruise Ship’ will tell the story of life onboard MSC Seaside as she sails around the Caribbean from Miami The documentary will air on Monday 18th February at 9pm on Channel 5 MSC Cruises, the world’s largest privately-owned cruise line, is once again coming [...]

Princess Cruises to launch top-deck family zone on Caribbean-based ship

Princess Cruises has announced that a new family-friendly, interactive top-deck area, The Reef Family Splash Zone, will open on its 3,140-guest Caribbean Princess ship. The enhancements will be available from June as the ship sails the Caribbean. The Reef will comprise: · A water playground with a splash pool, assorted sprays and showers, and an [...]

ITV’s The Cruise, Scott Grayson reveals all about life onboard with Princess Cruises.

For those of you that love cruising, and I'm assuming you do, otherwise why else would you be visiting my blog? You're in for a real treat, for I have been nosing around in the one and only - Scott Graysons daily life. If you don't know who Scott is then you should probably stop [...]

Princess Cruises celebrates 50 years in Alaska 

Princess Cruises has announced a range of new Alaska-based shore excursions and themed onboard activities to mark 2019 as its 50th year sailing to the region. Seven Princess ships will sail in Alaska from May to September this year, the largest deployment in the line’s history. The shore excursions will offer guests more opportunities to [...]

Princess Cruises announces expansion of Medallion-activated ships

Princess Cruises has announced that three more of its ships - Royal Princess, Crown Princess and Sky Princess - are to be fully Princess Medallion-activated, meaning a total of five ships in the fleet will feature the award-winning technology. The Medallion will be available on the 3,080-guest Crown Princess in July as she sails the [...]