Archive for February, 2011

Summit pegged for stylish makeover

Monday, February 21st, 2011
Summit pegged for stylish makeover

By Michael Coleman Celebrity Cruises’ 2,034-passenger Summit will begin 2012 with a bold new look having incorporated some of the most popular attributes found on the line’s newer ships. Since 2008 the Celebrity fleet has expanded to 10 vessels with the addition of the much-heralded Solstice, Eclipse and Equinox. Now, fleet-mates like the 2001-built... »

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Oceania Cruises unveils stately Marina

Tuesday, February 15th, 2011
Oceania Cruises unveils stately Marina

By Michael Coleman Oceania Cruises christened Marina this week during a lavish ceremony in Miami. The unveiling brings the vision of Frank Del Rio, the founder of Oceania Cruises and chairman & CEO of parent company Prestige Cruise Holdings, to reality with the line’s first newly-built ship measuring 66,000 tons and accommodating 1,250 guests.... »

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Project Sunshine – Royal Caribbean’s next generation ship to launch in 2014

Friday, February 11th, 2011

Royal Caribbean Cruises has signed a letter of intent with shipyard Meyer Werft to build the first of a new generation of cruise ships. Developed under the code-name “Project Sunshine,” the new vessel design incorporates new and exciting features that take advantage of the best of Royal Caribbean’s experience and imagination. The project is... »

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Entertainment is a big Allure to Royal Caribbean’s newest ship

Wednesday, February 9th, 2011
Entertainment is a big Allure to Royal Caribbean’s newest ship

By Jackie Roseboom Royal Caribbean’s Allure of the Seas is nicknamed the entertainment ship for good reasons. There’s so much to see and do, you’ll have a hard time seeing it all – even on a seven day cruise. But you’ll have fun trying. While its sister ship, Oasis of the Seas, has “Hairspray,”... »

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Disney Dream launches with fanfare and flair

Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011
Disney Dream launches with fanfare and flair

By Matt Roseboom Those of you familiar with Disney theme parks wouldn’t expect their cruise line to launch their third ship with just a boring speech and a small bottle of champagne. The grandest of expectations were met recently during the christening of the Disney Dream with characters, celebrities, singers, dancers, fireworks and a... »

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