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Princess Cruises Celebrates 50th Anniversary With “The Love Boat” Cast

On December 3, 2015, Princess Cruises celebrated the 50th anniversary of their maiden sailing in 1965. Since Princess’ first sailing aboard Princess Patricia, the cruise line has grown significantly, sailing with a fleet of 18...

Carnival Corporation Places Order For 9 New Ships

Earlier this week, Carnival Corporation signed agreements with Fincantieri and Meyer Werft for the construction of nine new ships to enter service through 2022. Five of the new ships are slated to be constructed by...

A Big Ship, Yet A Regal Difference

The cruise industry seems to be moving towards a “big ship” design. Ever since Voyager of the Seas debuted in 1999, the cruise industry has built larger and larger ships to both meet demand...

Princess Cruises Unveils New Open Air Night Club For Regal Princess

Debuting this November, Regal Princess is set to offer guests a unique, South Beach style night club located in the ship’s Sanctuary Retreat pool. The new club, known as The Night Sky Lounge, will...

Princess Cruises Signs Agreement For Third Royal Class Ship

Princess Cruises has signed an agreement with Fincantieri for the construction of a new 143,000 ton ship to be delivered in 2017. The new ship will share a similar design to sister ships Royal...

Royal Princess & Celebrity Xpedition Celebrate Major Milestones

Today, two vastly different cruise ships celebrated two important milestones of their career. Princess Cruises’ newest and largest ship, the Royal Princess, celebrated her first birthday today while sailing towards her next port of...

Regal Princess Sets Sails On Inaugural Sailing

Princess’ newest ship and sister to the highly acclaimed Royal Princess, Regal Princess, debuted today in Venice, Italy for her inaugural sailing through eastern Europe. The Regal Princess, which recently completed construction at Fincantieri’s...

Discover: Princess Cruises’ Ruby Princess

Princess Cruise’s Ruby Princess is truly a ship for those looking for a romantic, relaxing, premium cruise experience. After spending almost a week aboard the ship earlier this February, I can easily say this...

Updates: Oil Spill Delays Cruise Ships In Galveston & Houston

Following a major oil spill within the Galveston Bay last evening, both Carnival’s Carnival Magic and Royal Caribbean’s Navigator of the Seas are currently unable to return to their berths in Galveston, Texas. Princess’...

NewsBrief: Dance Hostesses Join Crystal, Sanctuary Fee Increase, & More

Crystal Adds Dance Hostesses A first for the cruise industry, Crystal Cruises has expanded it’s dancing program with the addition of female dance hosts for male guests. The Ambassador Hostesses will join the line’s...

Princess Announces 2015 Alaska & Europe Deployments

Today, Princess Cruises announced their Europe and Alaska deployments for the 2015 cruise season. The new year will see a number of Princess ships sailing in new markets and the addition of larger ships...

Diamond Princess Begins Extensive Drydock In Singapore

Today, in preparation for Princess Cruise’s Diamond Princess’ second sailing season in Japan, the ship began a three week drydock at the Sembawang shipyard in Singapore. During the extensive $30 million drydock, the Diamond Princess...