Viking Ocean Cruises Christens New Ship, Announces First World Cruise

A year after its debut with the Viking Star, Viking Ocean Cruises continues its aggressive expansion with the introduction of a second ship and the unveiling of details for the company’s first world cruise.   Viking Sea Named in London with Norwegian Flair The River Thames in Greenwich was the scene of maritime and Norwegian tradition … 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

Oceania Cruises Offers Southern Hemisphere Voyages In Winter 2011/2012

Cruising in the southern hemisphere received another boost earlier this week with the announcement that Oceania Cruises will offer new itineraries in Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific for the winter 2011/2012 season. The luxury line will deploy its 684-guest Regatta to the region following the conclusion of her voyages in the Caribbean and … Continue reading

Paul Gauguin Cruises To Cruise New Zealand In 2010

Renowned South Pacific luxury cruise operator Paul Gauguin Cruises has announced it is to offer cruises to New Zealand, the first-ever sailing to the country by the ms Paul Gauguin. On 6 and 21 November 2010, the ship will embark on 2-week itineraries exploring French Polynesia and exotic New Zealand, with the line’s President and CEO Richard … Continue reading