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News Headlines: October  1-31, 2014 (click date for complete story)

  • MSC Divina Celebrates the Holiday Season Caribbean Style
  • Onboard Costa Diadema an Authentic Italian Holiday, Full of Taste in the Name of Italy's Finest
  • Exclusive Effy Onboard Jewelry Stores to Debut on Princess Cruises Ships
  • CLIA Commends Carnival, Public Health Officials On Carnival Magic's Smooth Return To Port
  • Princess Cruises Launches Honeymoon Wishes Online Registry
  • More Than 2,200 Norwegian Jewel Guests Visit Banana Coast
  • Free Wi-Fi In New York Subway Stations Marks 25 Day Countdown To Arrival Of World's First Smartship
  • Keel-Laying Ceremony Held For New Carnival Vista
  • Host of Celebrity Guest Stars to Participate in Love Boat Reunion Aboard Regal Princess
  • Carnival Corporation & Largest Chinese Shipyard Sign Memo of Understanding Aimed at Growing the Cruise Industry in China
  • Viking Ocean Cruises Announces Captain Of Viking Star
  • Royal Caribbean Raises the Bar on Oasis-Class Ships with Royal Advantage Enhancements
  • Two New Dance Pros Added to Holland America Line’s Remaining 2014 ‘Dancing with the Stars: At Sea’ Theme Cruises
  • Costa Cruises Announces Costa Diadema's Godmother
  • Carnival Cruise Lines Announces Spring 2015 'Carnival Live Concert Series' Artists
  • Cruise Alaska with Celebrity Cruises & Boston College Athletics
  • Three Holland America Line’s Ships Offer a Premium Experience in Mexico & Hawaii From Fall 2014 Through Spring 2015
  • Princess Cruises to Mark 50th Anniversary with Onboard Celebrations Throughout 2015
  • American Queen Salutes River Traditions with Upcoming Themed Sailings
  • Regent Seven Seas Cruises Brings Luxury to All Corners of the World
  • Guy Fieri To Join Carnival Cruise Lines For Gameday Fun at the Dallas Cowboys October 19 Game
  • Silver Galapagos Completes Final Phase of Renovations
  • Carnival Corporation Finalizes Land Purchase in the Netherlands, Will Officially Begin Development of New State-of-the-Art Training Facility
  • Princess Cruises Launches 50th Anniversary "Inspiring Stories" Contest
  • Banana Coast to Welcome First Mega Cruise Ship Oct. 15
  • Make Time for Tea with SeaDream Yacht Club
  • American Cruise Lines Introduces the Complete Mississippi Cruise
  • Queen Mary 2 to Bring Home a Very Special Cargo
  • Carnival Cruise Lines Partners with Renowned DJ IRIE to Create New 'Spin U' DJ Academy For Teens
  • Holland America Line Donates $25,000 to Seattle Children’s Hospital as Part of the ‘K’s for Kids’ Program with the Seattle Mariners
  • Carnival Corporation Multi-Year Fuel Conservation Program Expected to Save More Than One Billion Gallons of Fuel & Reduce Carbon Emissions by 12 Billion Kilograms by End of 2014
  • Crystal Symphony Emerges From Dry Dock With New Innovations & Plush Finishes
  • Carnival Miracle Will Be First Cruise Ship to Return to Cabo San Lucas Following Hurricane Odile & Will Deliver Relief Supplies Next Week
  • Un-Cruise Adventures Offers Adventure Savings On Cruises in Pacific Northwest, Hawaii & Baja, Mexico

News Headlines: September  1-30, 2014 (click date for complete story)

  • Norwegian Escape to Feature Popular 678 Ocean Place & The Waterfront
  • Cunard Line Announces “Flagship Collection” Premium Hotel Stays for Worldwide Cruise Holidays
  • Princess Cruises Introduces Free Mobile App Feature on Regal Princess
  • MSC Cruises Launches New ‘Inclusive Experiences’
  • Lyle Lovett Joins Sandy Beaches Cruise
  • Carnival Cruise Lines  To Provide Pre-Game Rascal Flatts Performance For Dallas Cowboys Fans On Oct 19
  • Costa Cruises' Costa Diadema to Feature New Production Shows & Entertainment Venues
  • American Cruise Lines Introduces New Referral Program
  • Norwegian Hosts First Annual Poker Challenge With Celebrity Player Joe Cada
  • Princess Cruises to Celebrate 50th Anniversary with First-Ever Float in The Rose Parade® on Jan 1, 2015
  • Spectacular Ship Replica Cake Comes To Queen Mary: Over 1000 Guests to be Served in Honor of Ship's 80th Anniversary
  • Seabourn's UNESCO Partnership Brings World Heritage Experts Onboard
  • Norwegian Escape Keel Laying Held at Meyer Werft
  • Three of a Kind: Ovation of the Seas to Join Quantum Class As Third Smartship
  • Crystal Cruises' Top Brass Of Past & Present Headline 2015 Silver Anniversary Theme Cruises
  • Oceania Cruises Announces Culinary Director Jacques Pépin & Family to Host Exclusive 2015 Sailing
  • Silversea Unveils Expansive 2016 Voyage Collection
  • Carnival Cruise Lines Renews Its Industry-Leading 'Great Vacation Guarantee' Through 2015
  • Costa Cruises' Contest to Name Costa Diadema's Godmother Draws More Than 500 Applicants
  • Holland America Line Names 2016 Pinnacle Class Ship ms Koningsdam
  • Princess Cruises Launches New "Seawitch" Craft Beer Series with Exclusive 50th Anniversary Blend
  • Holland America Line's 2014-15 Caribbean Season Features Diverse Options For Premium Cruising
  • SeaDream Yacht Club Announces New Wine Education Certification at Sea
  • Oceania Cruises Unveils Winter 2015-2016 Season
  • MSC Armonia Enlarged at Fincantieri Shipyard
  • Celebrity Cruises to Offer Kate Spade, Cole Haan & Barbara Rihl Fine Leather Goods
  • SAVEUR Partners with Windstar Cruises to Highlight Culinary Destinations Around the World
  • Costa Cruises Releases Results of Its Three-Year 'Sustainable Cruise' Project Aboard Costa Pacifica
  • Oceania Cruises Enhances Onboard Experience By Including Free Internet To Upper Categories
  • Un-Cruise Adventures Plans a ‘Best of The Best’ Cruise in Mexico’s Sea of Cortés
  • Carnival Cruise Lines & KHOU 11 Announce 'Battle of the High School Marching Bands' Competition in Houston
  • Pearl Seas Cruises Announces 2015 Canada/New England Schedule
  • Princess Cruises Announces Strategic Partnerships with San Francisco 49ers, Houston Texans, Seattle Seahawks & Chicago Bears
  • American Queen Steamboat Company Celebrates Upcoming Inaugural Nashville Sailings
  • Holland America Line's Statendam & Westerdam Achieve Perfect Scores on United States Public Health Inspections
  • Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. to Sell Celebrity Century to Ctrip
  • Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd Agrees to Acquire Prestige Cruises International, Inc
  • Silversea Completes Inaugural Expedition Through The Famed Northwest Passage
  • Costa Diadema's Modern Art to Complement Its Innovative Design
  • Carnival Cruise Lines Hosts the 2015 Tom Joyner Foundation Fantastic Voyage

August  1-31, 2014 Headlines

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