Archive for January, 2010

Details on Disney Dream’s sports and water decks

Tuesday, January 26th, 2010
Details on Disney Dream’s sports and water decks

An elaborately themed interactive sports deck, whimsical water play area, and relaxing poolside oasis for adults join the first-ever shipboard water coaster — AquaDuck — to provide fun in the sun for guests sailing on the newest Disney Cruise Line ship, the Disney Dream, when it launches early next year. Goofy’s Sports Deck On... »

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Ship Review: Silver Spirit offers sophisticated charm, elegance

Sunday, January 24th, 2010
Ship Review: Silver Spirit offers sophisticated charm, elegance

It’s been almost nine years since ultra-luxury cruise operator Silversea unveiled a new ship but guests will soon agree that the wait has been worth it. The 12-deck, 540-passenger, all-suite ship is Silversea’s first newly-constructed vessel since 2001. Click Here to read the full review. »

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Silversea christens Silver Spirit at Port Everglades

Thursday, January 21st, 2010
Silversea christens Silver Spirit at Port Everglades

By Michael Coleman FORT LAUDERDALE, FL., Jan. 21, 2010 — Silver Spirit, Silversea Cruises’ elegant new vessel, was formally christened here today before 450 guests and dignitaries at Port Everglades. The ship’s godmother, Silvia Lefebvre, sister of Silversea chairman Manfredi Lefebvre, presided over the festivities. 

 “Today is a proud day for Silversea as... »

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Onboard: Watch for our report on Silver Spirit’s christening ceremony

Wednesday, January 20th, 2010
Onboard: Watch for our report on Silver Spirit’s christening ceremony

Cruise News Weekly Editor Michael Coleman is aboard Silver Spirit and will be reporting on Silversea Cruises’ new flagship this week including tomorrow’s christening ceremony at Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale. »

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MSC Magnifica completes her sea trials – will be christened on March 6

Wednesday, January 20th, 2010
MSC Magnifica completes her sea trials – will be christened on March 6

MSC Magnifica — the fourth Panamax cruise ship in the MSC Cruises Musica class — successfully completed her sea trials on Sunday, returning to the Forme Joubert, Saint-Nazaire, France dock after 72-hours on the open seas. Despite inclement weather and 50-knot winds, MSC Magnifica performed to the satisfaction of the MSC Cruises’ team. The... »

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