Princess Cruises celebrates major milestones for three new ships

Princess Cruises has celebrated significant milestones for each of its three ships currently under construction. In an industry-first, events took place at Fincantieri shipyard in Monfalcone, Italy, to mark the construction progress for each of the 3,660-guest Sky Princess, Enchanted Princess and a sixth Royal-class ship yet to be named. For Sky Princess, which will [...]

Sail through a summer of sport on Sapphire Princess

Princess Cruises has revealed it will broadcast a range of major sporting events on its UK-based ship, Sapphire Princess, this year. The 2,670-guest vessel will sail on a series of voyages from Southampton to the Mediterranean, northern Europe and Canada & New England between April and October. Events being shown include: · Premier League football [...]

SHORE EXPLORER APPRENTICE-SHIP, PAYING THE EQUIVALENT OF A SIX-FIGURE SALARY FOR CANDIDATES TO TRAVEL THE WORLD AS A GLOBAL EXPERIENCE HUNTER

Royal Caribbean® International launches search for a new Shore Explorer ‘apprentice’ to embark on an all-expenses-paid world trip. Applications are open to both consumers and agents. Itinerary to include Japan, Alaska, Europe, the Middle East, and Perfect Day at CocoCay – Royal Caribbean’s exclusive private island opening in May. London, UK: Royal Caribbean International has [...]

Princess Cruises completes renovation of Japan-based ship

Princess Cruises’ 2,670-guest ship, Diamond Princess, has received a multi-million pound two-week refit. The ship now includes enhanced entertainment capabilities and an upgraded spa and gym. Diamond Princess will be based in Japan throughout 2019-20 - including during the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games - with roundtrip departures from Tokyo and Kobe sailing to 50 [...]

ROYAL CARIBBEAN MARKS CONSTRUCTION MILESTONE FOR SECOND QUANTUM ULTRA CLASS SHIP

World’s Most Innovative Cruise Line Celebrates Steel Cutting of Odyssey of the Seas London, UK, Feb. 4 2019 – Royal Caribbean International marked an important milestone on Friday as the first piece of steel was cut for its second Quantum Ultra Class ship at the Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg, Germany. The 27th ship in [...]

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 to introduce largest balconies at sea

Princess Cruises has announced its two newest ships, Sky Princess and Enchanted Princess, will have the largest balconies ever offered by a cruise line. The two ‘Sky Suites’ will be centrally located on the ships’ top decks, with one measuring 1,012 square feet and the other 947 square feet, each around the size of half [...]