Archive for Cruise News

Arcadia Fresh from her Multi-million pound Refit

Jan 29, 2009 No Comments

A new section of staterooms with private balconies has been added to the aft end of the ship. This has resulted in the creation of an enlarged deck area and enhanced entertainment venue around the already popular Aquarius Pool. To further enhance this area, a larger and more stylish, new bar has been created. New […]

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Cruise Sales Person of the Year ~ Winner 2008

Dec 05, 2008 2 Comments

WOW! 24 hours have now passed since I was awarded the very prestigious title of Cruise Sales Person of the Year 2008 at yesterdays UK Cruise Awards for P&O Cruises, Princess Cruises, Cunard and Ocean Village. Im pictured here receiving my award from Giles Hawke, Sales Director, and Mark Pilkington, Head of Sales, for all four […]

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And The Winner is………

Dec 04, 2008 4 Comments

I have just returned from a most enjoyable day at Stoneleigh Abbey in Warwickshire attending the UK Cruise awards, sponsored by the Daily Mail, for P&O Cruises, Princess Cruises, Cunard and Ocean Village. I am delighted to tell you that I have been named UK Sales Person of the Year 2008! Amongst other things I […]

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P&O Azura is to launch with Added Spice!

Nov 26, 2008 2 Comments

Click here to view the brand new Azura website and learn more about her exciting features Britain’s newest superliner to launch with added spice A number of new innovations combined with a refined and modern interpretation of the classic cruise experience will be the defining qualities for the latest superliner from P&O Cruises, Azura, set […]

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P&O Ventura Update

Nov 14, 2008 6 Comments

Ventura has now completed her inaugural summer season and is starting her first winter season in the Caribbean. Since her launch in April P&O have welcomed on board over 57,000 passengers. Nigel Esdale, P&O Managing Director commented” As anticipated, her first year of operation has seen large numbers of our past passengers wanting to experience […]

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Ruby Princess Christened in Fort Lauderdale

Nov 07, 2008 No Comments

7 November 2008 – In a “ruby red” themed ceremony celebrating romance, Princess Cruises named its newest ship, Ruby Princess, yesterday in Fort Lauderdale.  America’s reigning reality couple, Trista and Ryan Sutter of the hit US series, ‘The Bachelorette’ did the honors, breaking the traditional bottle of champagne to mark the ship’s launch, and their […]

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Cruise News: New P&O ship Name Announced

Oct 27, 2008 1 Comment

Construction begins for Britain’s newest cruise ship A ceremony marking the keel-laying for the newest superliner for P&O Cruises will be held today at the Monfalcone shipyard of Fincantieri near Trieste, Italy. One of the two largest ships ever built for P&O Cruises and for the British cruise market, the new ship will be named […]

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Cruise News: Star Princess emerges from drydock with new signature features

Oct 22, 2008 No Comments

Passengers Can Now Enjoy a New “Piazza” with International Café and Vines, plus Adults Only Sanctuary and Movies Under the Stars. 16 October 2008 – Star Princess set sail this weekend after a three-week drydock that dramatically transformed several spaces onboard, including turning the ship’s atrium into a vibrant street café-like piazza, adding the company’s […]

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