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 [...]

Keep In Touch Princess

Princess Cruises announces expansion of onboard WiFi Princess Cruises has announced that its high-speed onboard WiFi, MedallionNet, will be available on ten of its ships - more than half the line’s fleet - by the end of 2019. MedallionNet is currently available on four ships: Caribbean Princess, Regal Princess, Royal Princess and Ruby Princess. The [...]

Princess Cruises offers free spending money or flight savings

Princess Cruises is offering up to $250 per person onboard spending money on 15 Europe-based sailings or up to a £400 flight discount on 140 Caribbean and North and Central America voyages. All cruises depart in 2019 and 2020 with the deal running from March 1 - April 30, 2019. The onboard spending money applies [...]

Princess Cruises to introduce a dozen new ports of call this year

Princess Cruises has announced 12 maiden ports of call for this year, complementing the 380 destinations the line currently sails to across all seven continents. For British guests there is the opportunity to make an inaugural visit to Rockland, Maine, directly from the UK via a 24-night Canada & New England voyage sailing roundtrip from [...]

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 [...]