Many of you may be following the investigation into the disappearance of George Smith IV from the Brilliance of the Seas last July. As that anniversary approaches, there have been new developments in the dealings of Royal Caribbean with Smith's widow and his family....read more»
Industry experts say that Alaska is one of the most popular cruise destinations. Yet Holland America is offering a one-week sale on these supposedly top-selling sailings. Procrastinators, thank your lucky stars and take advantage of these last-minute deals....read more»
Italian line MSC Cruises took delivery of the MSC Musica on June 19, and the new ship will make her official debut on June 29 in Venice. The ship will then set sail from Venice for her inaugural Mediterranean cruise, with calls in Greece, Turkey, and Croatia....read more»
Carnival has introduced a new service aboard its ships that allows guests to use their cell phones anywhere in the world. All cell phones on all plans can access this onboard feature. The catch: "International roaming fees apply to all shipboard cell phone calls."...read more»
Whatever your interests, you can find a cruise that caters to you. For example, Seabourn will host its fourth "Great American Food and Wine Festival" cruise in October, and Regent Seven Seas will offer special pilates and yoga programs on eight Baltic sailings....read more»
It's not too late to book your summer Alaska cruise, and Holland America is offering low rates for just one week. Through June 23, you can book an Alaska cruise from $699, a cruisetour from $1,049, or a cruise with a two-night land package from $849.
The AP reports that New Jersey's attorney general sued Royal Caribbean yesterday over a cruise to Bermuda that was rerouted to Canada. The cruise line reportedly refused to issue refunds to passengers. The lawsuit claims RCCL violated the Consumer Fraud Act....read more»
The newest trend in onboard spa treatments is aimed at men. And the latest line to target guys as spa customers is Crystal with its new "Time for Men" spa therapies at the Elemis Spa....read more»