Archive for May, 2007

Cruise Guide: Downs to speak aboard Seabourn Spirit

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2007

By Mike Coleman Legendary broadcaster Hugh Downs, one of television’s most familiar and highly-regarded personalities, will be a special guest speaker onboard the luxurious 208-guest Seabourn Spirit during a 14-day Southeast Asia voyage later this year.  Downs will join guests Dec. 6 on a Singapore-to-Hong Kong journey. Highlights include calls at Bangkok and Ko... »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Cruise Guide, Entertainment, Seabourn | No Comments »

Cruise Guide: Redford, Hanks, Ford narrate Cunard space shows

Wednesday, May 16th, 2007

By Mike Coleman Cruise lines are renowned for providing over-the-top amenities for their guests, but now – believe it or not – one company will give you the stars and heavens above. Cunard’s Queen Mary 2, in partnership with the Hayden Planetarium, has introduced two new space shows in its very own, 150-seat planetarium... »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Cruise Guide, Cunard, Entertainment | No Comments »

Cruise Guide: Gourmet cuisine expanding on the high seas

Tuesday, May 1st, 2007

By Mike Coleman Just when you thought gastronomic opportunities could not possibly get any better on the high seas, cruise lines go back to the drawing board and roll out more intriguing options.  Take, for instance, what’s happening at Crystal Cruises, Princess Cruises and Celebrity Cruises. Some of the hottest names in food –... »

Tags: ,
Posted in Cruise Guide, Dining | No Comments »