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July 2002

News: July 16-31, 2002

  • Crystal Harmony to Undergo Scheduled September Drydock For Multimillion Dollar Refurbishment
  • Royal Caribbean Firmly Committed to P&O Merger
  • Featured on Imagination's New 5-Day Cruises to Belize are Cave Tubing/Rainforest Tours & Barrier Reef Scuba Diving
  • Holland America Line Captures Prestigious NACOA Award for Customer Service
  • AARP Members Enjoy Special Savings on Carnival "Fun Ship" Cruises
  • Holland America Line Named the Top-Rated Major Cruise Line for 3rd Year In Travel & Leisure 'World's Best' Awards
  • Crystal Cruises' Fall Lineup Features Six Themes on 13 Sailings to More Than 40 Ports of Call
  • Special Early Booking Discounts Available for 2002 'Fun Ship' Christmas Cruises
  • Carnival Corp Orders Fourth 'Conquest-class' Vessel for Carnival Cruise Line
  • Fore! New Computerized Golf Simulator Now Featured Aboard Carnival's Inspiration

  • Silversea Cruises Introduces PERSONALIZED VOYAGES

  • Royal Caribbean Expresses Disappointment Over Merger Decision By EU Commission

  • Carnival Offers Advance Reservations Option for European Shore Excursions Aboard New Carnival Legend

  • Silversea Cruises Named 'Number One' Small-Ship Cruise Line in Travel + Leisure's 2002 Readers' Poll

  • Crystal Cruises Wins Travel + Leisure's 2002 'World's Best' Award for Seventh Year in a Row With Highest Score Ever

  • Celebrity Cruises To Sail From Two Ports To Bermuda In 2003
  • Carnival Named NACOA's 'Cruise Line of the Year' for Sixth Consecutive Year

  • From Snorkeling to River Rafting, Seabourn's Panama, Belize & Costa Rica Cruises Are Action-Packed and Ultra Luxurious

  • Discovery's Kids Free Summer Program's Success Prompts Cruise Line To Offer Year Round Special Rate

  • Carnival Corporation Declares Third Quarter Dividend

  • Holland America Offers Wealth of Choices on 2003 Panama Canal Cruises

  • Royal Caribbean to Hold Conference Call on 2nd Quarter Earnings

  • Shows Aboard New Carnival Legend Continue Line's Tradition of Unforgettable Evenings of Entertainment

  • Lifting Travel Ban to Cuba Would Generate $1.18 Billion to $1.61 Billion for U.S. Economy

  • Royal Olympic Sails to Over 115 Different Ports on Four Continents This Winter

News: July 1-15, 2002

  • Carnival to Feature Belize on New 5-Day Itinerary from Miami

  • Celebrity Cruises Expands 2003 Alaska Vacation Opportunities

  • Junior Activities Program Gets New Playroom Aboard Crystal Harmony

  • 1.7 Million Cruisers Sail in First Quarter; Industry on Pace to Carry 7.4 Million Passengers in 2002

  • Royal Caribbean's Statement Regarding American Antitrust Institute Comments on Proposed Merger With P&O Princess

  • Dame Judi Dench to Serve as Carnival Legend Godmother

  • NCL Adds Parasail Adventure to Great Stirrup Cay Dive-In Program

  • Smoke-Free Carnival Paradise to Offer Six "Stop Smoking Caribbean Cruises in 2003

  • Seabourn Introduces "Personal Valet" Luggage Shipping

  • Around the World in 108 Days With Holland America; Now at Special Reduced Fares

  • Royal Caribbean's Brilliance of the Seas Delivered for July 15 Maiden Voyage

  • SeaDream Yacht Club Announces 2003 Itineraries & Pricing

  • Complimentary 'Double Upgrades' Available on a Variety of 2002 'Fun Ship' Departures

  • Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. Responds To Carnival Travel Agent Letter & Press Release

  • Carnival Corp Clarifies Position on FTC Filing & Issues Letter to Travel Agents in Response to Royal Caribbean's Lobbying Efforts

  • Holland America Line to Include Haines, Alaska, on Select 2003 Itineraries

  • Go Paperless with Royal Caribbean

  • Up Periscope - A Sneak Peek at Brilliance of the Seas

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