Entries by Phil Beach

FROM EMERALD WATERWAYS / Emerald Harmony, the newest star on the Mekong

This message contains graphics. If you do not see the graphics, click here to view. Emerald Harmony, the newest star on the Mekong Innovatively designed to allow sailing into the heart of Ho Chi Minh City, this spectacular 5-star luxury, boutique Star-Ship will exceed all of your expectations. With a 1-to-2 staff-to-guest ratio, you’ll enjoy impeccable service and […]

WITH A BOLD NEW REFRESH, THE BEST SHIP IN THE GALAPAGOS ISLANDS JUST GOT BETTER

WITH A BOLD NEW REFRESH, THE BEST SHIP IN THE GALAPAGOS ISLANDS JUST GOT BETTER The award-winning Celebrity Xpedition receives upgrades from bow to stern as THE CELEBRITY REVOLUTION moves full-speed ahead  MIAMI – September 20, 2018 – The award-winning Celebrity Xpedition has emerged from a stunning seven-day makeover in Panama, surrounding guests in upgraded comforts as they explore the extraordinary Galapagos Islands. […]

Shore Excursion Choices Highlight Tauck’s New Alaska Cruise

Shore Excursion Choices Highlight Tauck’s New Alaska Cruise “Cold is Hot” at Tauck, with New Alaska and Svalbard Itineraries, plus Expanded Capacity in Iceland, Antarctica and Norway WILTON, CT (September 18, 2018)  Tauck is launching a new “Alaska’s Inside Passage” cruise for 2019 that will be highlighted by up to six daily shore excursion choices, with […]

OF SPECIAL INTEREST TO OUR 2 MILLION PLUS FOLLOWERS OF SHIPBOARDCRUISER.COM

Experience an Epic Arctic Journey in Comfort. Our maiden voyage September 2019, will mark the first time a Luxury Expedition Passenger cruise ship will cross the frozen north between Greenland and Canada’s Hudson Bay via Nunavut. With a crew of 140, our spacious cabins, and enough amenities to rival a small hotel, our cruise is […]

CELEBRITY CRUISES UNVEILS THE GRAND PLAZA, THE BREATHTAKING EPICENTER OF CELEBRITY EDGE

 CELEBRITY CRUISES UNVEILS THE GRAND PLAZA, THE BREATHTAKING EPICENTER OF CELEBRITY EDGE Design duo Jouin Manku bring their iconic touch to more revolutionary spaces on Celebrity Edge  MIAMI – September 13, 2018 – With Celebrity Edge less than three months from delivery, Celebrity Cruises completes the final chapter of the ship’s transformational design story, with the reveal of iconic spaces designed […]

Eight Holland America Line Ships Set to Soak Up the Sun on Caribbean Cruises from Fort Lauderdale and Tampa in 2018-19

Eight Holland America Line Ships Set to Soak Up the Sun on Caribbean Cruises from Fort Lauderdale and Tampa in 2018-19 Sailings offer most diverse ports and award-winning private island; Nieuw Statendammakes Caribbean debut  Seattle, Wash., Sept. 10, 2018  — Travelers looking to cruise to the idyllic, sun-drenched beaches of the Caribbean will have more than 100 Holland […]

OF INTEREST TO OUR TWO MILLION PLUS VISITORS TO SHIPBOARDCRUISER.COM The Secret Language of Cruise Travel Lingo From CruiseCompete.com A Comprehensive Guide of Cruise Industry Terms

The Secret Language of Cruise Travel Lingo From CruiseCompete.comA Comprehensive Guide of Cruise Industry Terms DETROIT (September 10, 2018) – Insiders know that there’s a secret language in cruising; these terms provide information on the ships taking them to limitless private islands, various ports of call and destinations, plus the definitions of various amenities offered […]

Cunard Announces Exciting New Insights Program Experts and authors in Alaskan Native history; fishing and cooking

Cunard Announces Exciting New Insights Program  Experts and authors in Alaskan Native history; fishing and cooking; and ecosystems round out Cunard’s Insights Program when Queen Elizabeth sails to Alaska Naturalist Dr. Rachel Cartwright Chef LaDonna Rose Gundersen Alaska Native Voices Heritage Guides VALENCIA, Calif., September 10, 2018 – Luxury cruise line Cunard today announced culturally-rich onboard programming for 2019 voyages as the legendary brand returns to Alaska to offer its iconic experience in ‘The Last Frontier.’ Queen Elizabeth will sail four 10-night roundtrip Alaska voyages out of Vancouver departing May 21, 31, June […]

AQUA EXPEDITIONS WAIVES SINGLE SUPPLEMENT AND LAUNCHES NEW AGENT PORTAL SERVICE

AQUA EXPEDITIONS WAIVES SINGLE SUPPLEMENT AND LAUNCHES NEW AGENT PORTAL SERVICE New York – September 7, 2018: Aqua Expeditions, one of the world’s leading luxury river cruise lines, has announced an exclusive new offer for solo travelers. For select Aria Amazonand Aqua Mekong departures, the single supplement for solo guests will be waived. With a small-ship capacity of only […]

BAHAMAS PARADISE CRUISE LINE PARTNERS WITH FIT BODIES, INC.

BAHAMAS PARADISE CRUISE LINE PARTNERS WITH FIT BODIES, INC. TO BRING FREE FITNESS CLASSES ON BOARD STARTING THIS SEPTEMBER  Deerfield Beach, FL. September 7, 2018– Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line(BPCL) has announced a new partnership with Fit Bodies, Inc. to provide guests 16 and older with free exercise classes from certified fitness, Zumba and yoga professionals onboard the Grand Celebration starting […]