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Cruise News Archive

News Headlines: December 1-31, 2009 (click date for complete story)

  • Seven Seas Navigator Emerges From Refit
  • Crystal Cruises Celebrates 20th Anniversary With Billecart-Salmon Bubbly
  • Silversea's New Silver Spirit Welcomes Guests For Maiden Voyage
  • Costa Group Invests 66 Million Euros in Fleet Ships
  • Royal Caribbean Announces Allure of the Seas Financing
  • Celebrity Cruises Celebrates Winter Solstice by Revealing Name of Fourth Ship in Award-Winning Solstice Class
  • Set Sail For Elvis' 75th Birthday
  • Rotterdam Latest Holland America Ship to Receive Signature of Excellence Enhancements
  • Norwegian Surprises Ellen DeGeneres Show Audience With 7-day Freestyle Cruise Giveaway
  • Oceania Cruises' Marina to Feature Lalique Grand Stairway
  • Cunard Line’s Queen Victoria Sets Sail for San Francisco Maiden Call
  • Kids Sail Free on Select Crystal Symphony Summer Voyages
  • AARP Selects MSC Cruises as a Preferred Cruise Line
  • Holland America Line Launches Annual View & Verandah Sale
  • A Holiday Gift from the Heart: Romantic Getaway on MSC Poesia for “Valentine’s Day” Caribbean Cruise
  • Adventures by Disney & Disney Cruise Line® Come Together to Create the Ultimate Mediterranean Vacation for Summer 2010
  • Seabourn Offers New Optional Pre- & Post-Cruise Seabourn Journeys Land Packages in Asia
  • Windstar Cruises Debuts Yachtsmen's Discovery Wine Program
  • Azamara Club Cruises, Celebrity Cruises & Royal Caribbean Intl Take ChoiceAir to the Next Level
  • Bedouin Camp, Belly Dancers & Birthday Celebrations Set for 2010 Crystal President's Cruise
  • Singles Can Cruise the Caribbean on MSC with Special Rate
  • Norwegian Celebrates 10 Years of Freestyle Cruising; Declares 2010 ‘The Year of the Freestyle Vacation’
  • Oceania Cruises' New Marina to Feature First Suites at Sea Designed by Tocar Featuring Furnishings From Ralph Lauren Home
  • Disney Villains Cast a Comical Spell on New Stage Spectacular Aboard Disney Cruise Line Ships
  • Norwegian Gem Returns To New York For Winter Cruise Season
  • Costa Kicks Off Fourth Cruise Season In Dubai
  • Royal Princess to Leave Princess Cruises Fleet & Join British Sister Line P&O Cruises
  • Holland America Line Announces Europe and Alaska Cruises for Summer 2011
  • The Spa Aboard Silversea's New Silver Spirit to Offer Unique Blend of Luxury & Wellness
  • Cruise West Offers Exclusive Land Tour to the Oberammergau Passion Play
  • Azamara Cruises Becomes “Azamara Club Cruises”
  • Wellness Cruise Offers Crystal Guests 'Indian Ocean Insight'
  • Disney Cruise Line Introduces Family-Friendly Port Adventures for 2010 Mediterranean & Northern Europe Sailings
  • Holland America Line Features Microsoft Surface in New Mix Lounge on Several Ships
  • Costa Deliziosa Completes Successful Sea Trials
  • Celebrity Cruises Launches Sweepstakes for “Eclipse of a Lifetime”
  • Silversea Announces Silver Spirit's Inaugural World Cruise 2011
  • The Yachts of Seabourn Embarks Upon Triple Refurbishment
  • Carnival Dream Launches Year-Round Service From Port Canaveral Today
  • New Adventures Abound at Royal Caribbean’s Labadee Beach Destination
  • Princess Cruises Ship Receives New Name & First-Ever Virtual Christening
  • Mahogany Bay Cruise Center in Roatan Officially Opens
  • Royal Caribbean Intl Celebrates Naming of Oasis of the Seas
  • Windstar Cruises Signature Collection Host Series Welcomes Jay Schuppert of Cuvaison Estate Wines
  • Seabourn Offers Free Business Class Air for Eight Departures in 2010
  • New 130,000-ton Cruise Ship Ordered for Carnival Corporation's Carnival Cruise Lines Unit
  • Wild Encounters in Store for Crystal Symphony Guests

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