Sun Princess Enters Drydock For Upgrades

Following the launch of the Royal Princess last month, Princess Cruises has turned its attention on the smaller Sun Princess, with the ship embarking on a drydock enhancement in Singapore. Built in 1995 at Italian shipbuilders Fincantieri, her makeover will add new signature features and Asian-inspired touches in preparation for her year-round deployment in Japan. … Continue reading

Sapphire Princess To Homeport In Singapore For Winter 2014

Leading premium cruise line Princess Cruises has announced the deployment of the 116,000-GRT Sapphire Princess to Singapore, in response to growing interest for cruising in Southeast Asia. During her 4-month stay in the region, the ship will offer 15 roundtrip departures ranging from 3 to 11 days that can be combined for 25 distinct itineraries of … Continue reading

Princess Cruises Grows Presence In Japan, Unveils Preview Sailings For New Ship

Princess Cruises, a division of Carnival Corporation, has revealed plans to grow its presence in Japan with the deployment of a second ship to the market. The line has also announced 2 preview cruises for the upcoming Royal Princess, designed to allow cruises a taste of the new ship before its official inauguration.   Second Ship … Continue reading

Princess Cruises Plans New Japan Deployment

Princess Cruises is preparing to expand in Japan with the announcement that it will send a ship to the country next year. The 2,022-passenger Sun Princess will be based out of Kobe and Yokohama from April 2013 to operate a series of 9 cruises in what is arguably the largest ever deployment by a global cruise line in the … Continue reading

Princess Cruises Reveals 2012/2013 Pacific Ocean Itineraries

Santa Clarita-based Princess Cruises has unveiled its Pacific Ocean cruise programme for the 2012/2013 season. 8 of the line’s award-winning ships will sail on 56 voyages, ranging from 10- to 35-days covering 10 itinerary choices visiting Hawaii, Tahiti and the South Pacific.   Hawaiian Roundtrips Sailing from Los Angeles and San Francisco, the Golden Princess, Grand Princess, Sapphire … Continue reading