Princess Cruises’ “Balcony Bonanza” is a great way to treat yourself

I wanted to pass on some fun information I have just heard. Now through July 24 Princess Cruises is offering a free upgrade to a balcony stateroom. This means that on select cruises vacations you can have balcony staterooms at the same price as oceanview staterooms. Why not treat yourself. Departure ports include locations in … Read more

Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge christens new Royal Princess

On June 13, in Southampton, UK, Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge christened the new ship Royal Princess as she smashed a bottle of Mo├½t & Chandon champagne against it’s hull and pronounced, “I name this ship Royal Princess. May God bless her and all who sail in her.” Alan Buckelew, Princess Cruises president … Read more

Canada/New England cruises via the Royal Princess; Caribbean via the Regal Princess

Here’s an update on what to expect from the latest Royal Caribbean ships: Princess’s new ship, the Royal Princess (premiering next month) will be offering Canada/New England cruises from New York commencing in the fall of 2014. Four seven-day itineraries will be offered on the ship (the largest to sail the route); they will be … Read more

Art and entertainment aboard the Royal Princess

The Royal Princess’s 2013 maiden season includes cruises on the Grand Mediterranean itinerary this summer, followed by Eastern Caribbean cruises in the fall. And while on board, passengers will experience a wealth of culture and entertainment options. Here’s information from the line on what to expect: 1. Four Brand-New Original Production Shows – The Princess … Read more

Royal Princess- Some interesting facts about the new ship

The new ships coming out this year have some new and interesting features, and the Royal Princess, debuting in June, is no exception. There’s lots of information available from the line, so today I’ll provide you with what they’re telling us about the new ship’s accommodations and technology: 1. Princess’ Greenest Ship – Royal Princess … Read more

Princess set for a festive holiday season

Thinking of a holiday cruise? Princess Cruises goes above and beyond for their holiday cruise celebrations, including “snow flurries” in their ship’s multi-storied atriums, holiday d├®cor (including a Christmas tree mounted to the mast), and strolling carolers. The holiday spirit is carried on through the ship with gingerbread house-building competitions, holiday card making, turkey-carving demonstrations … Read more