Monthly Archives: August 2013

Norwegian rewards cruisers with even more perks

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offer on Sunday, August 25, 2013, giving guests the opportunity to earn a variety of on board amenities valued at up to 0, when they book a new five-day or longer cruise vacation to one of Norwegian’s popular destinations, including Europe, Alaska, Bermuda, Hawaii View the Original article

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Norwegian offers bonus for booking newest ship

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, offering guests who book any seven-day Eastern Caribbean sailing on Norwegian Getaway a 0 on-board credit, regardless of stateroom category. Guests who take advantage of this limited time offer before August 24, 2013, can use the credit towards an array of shore excursions in the Caribbean; treatments in the ship’s award-winning Mandara spa; dinner in any of Norwegian Getaway’s delicious specialty restaurants, including Ocean Blue by Geoffrey Zakarian, and much more. Additional offers such as free upgrades, AARP and …

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Mantis signs up for RMS St Helena voyage

4 2 Share5 days ago One of only two ocean-going vessels in the world to still carry the venerable title of Royal Mail Ship, RMS St Helena was built in 1989, specifically to supply the island of St Helena, a British Overseas Territory deep in the tropical South Atlantic. Hotel group Mantis has now added the vessel its growing Boutique Cruises portfolio, as in addition to being a working ship; she is also a passenger vessel, transporting her guests with …

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Norwegian Cruise Line launches new UK campaign

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Norwegians Love Destinations. The promotion will showcase a different destination each month between August and December, highlighting the products whilst providing agents with insight and information to help them to sell cruise destinations to customers, as well as giving them a chance to win destination themed prizes. The View the Original article

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Norwegian Cruise Line introduces senior officers

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Norwegian Cruise Line captain Rune Myre Norwegian Cruise Line has announced that two seasoned captains, Rune Myre and Tommy Stensrud, will take the helm of Norwegian Getaway, the largest ship to homeport in Miami year-round launching in February. In addition, Norwegian announced the additional senior officers that will deliver the line’s newest ship: staff captain Niklas Persson, chief engineer Carsten Forsbo, chief engineer Oeystein Undrum and hotel director Sean Wumhoeringer. View the Original article

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American Cruise Lines introduces Grand Ole Opry

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American Cruise Lines, the largest U.S. cruise company, announced today the introduction of its newest cruise offering on the Mississippi River View the Original article

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Thamesjet by City Cruises launches in London

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and most extreme – adrenaline fuelled speedboat experience: Thamesjet by City Cruises. Thamesjet is the only military grade, jet engine boat available for commercial use on the Thames and promises to turn tighter, stop harder and go faster than any other RIB ride available in London. A Thamesjet experience is anything but a gentle boat ride. Propelling its passengers to speeds of up to 40mph, the only jet-powered RIB on the river merges classic London sights with a high octane …

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Seychelles launches its biggest and fastest high speed ferry

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Inter Island Boat Company of Seychelles has this week launched its new high speed ferry on the route Mahe to Praslin Islands. The company has now ensured that Seychellois and tourists alike can enjoy the one hour crossing in total luxury. The Cat Cocos – Isle of Mahe has been built in Australia, and it arrived in Seychelles aboard a special cargo ship. For the Inter Island Boat Company this latest acquisition represents an investment of over one hundred million …

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Princess Cruises brand enters China market

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Today Carnival Corporation & plc announced it is introducing its Princess Cruises brand to China in 2014, naming Shanghai as home port for Sapphire Princess during a four-month season expected to carry 70,000 passengers. The new roundtrip cruises, which begin next May, will bring a brand-new premium cruise experience to the rapidly growing China vacation market. Princess will offer the quality and comfort sought by discerning Chinese travelers, delivered by the largest premium cruise line in the world. Quickly expanding …

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Norwegian Cruise Line launches Caribbean Bonus Week in the UK

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Norwegian Cruise Line has announced the details of its Caribbean Bonus Week. Starting Wednesday 28 August, the campaign will offer up to 0 on board spending money per stateroom on selected 2013/14/15 cruises. The bonus will be available for customers booking between 28 August and 3 September 2013 and customers can choose from five Freestyle Cruising ships, including Norwegian Getaway, Norwegian Breakaway and Norwegian Epic, the newest members of the fleet. Norwegian Getaway, the newest ship in Norwegian’s fleet, will …

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