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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Princess Cruises confirms 2020 Japan programme

Princess Cruises has announced its full 2020 Japan programme is now on sale and available to book. Throughout the year the 2,670-guest Diamond Princess will sail round trip from Tokyo and Kobe on over 50 departures to more than 50 destinations in 11 countries. The voyages range from 5 - 28 days and offer guests [...]

Princess Medallion all set for next ship

Princess Cruises has announced it is preparing the 3,560 guest Regal Princess as the second ship fully-activated with the Princess Medallion. All Regal Princess’ guests will have full access from February 17, 2019, during the ship’s current Caribbean season. The Medallion is the same size as a 10p piece, is fully-automated and has no visible [...]

Regal Princess To Head Down Under

Regal Princess to head down under from the UK as Princess Cruises announces largest ever Australia season in 2020 Princess Cruises has revealed that the 3,560-guest Regal Princess will embark on a 56-day cruise from Southampton to Sydney in October 2020. The ‘Four Continents Grand Adventure’ will span Europe, the Middle East and Asia before [...]

MSC Cruises First Seaside Evo Ship Named

MSC CRUISES NAMES FIRST SEASIDE EVO SHIP MSC SEASHORE AS FIRST STEEL IS CUT AT FINCANTIERI SHIPYARD  Entering service in spring 2021, the first Seaside EVO ship will become an even larger and richer sister ship in the Seaside Class Geneva, Switzerland / Monfalcone, Italy, 26 November 2018 – MSC Cruises, the world’s largest privately-owned cruise company and [...]