Princess Cruises: Cruising Articles http://www.princess.com/news Princess Cruises Articles. en-us 14 Aug 2013 17:00:10 -0700 Princess.com News - Top Stories15841http://www.princess.com/newshttp://www.princess.com/images/news/rsslogo.gif Cruising in the morning, afternoon, evening: A day in the life http://www.princess.com/news/cruisingArticleDetails.do?cruisingArticleId=20120705 Each day brings a new adventure on a cruise vacation, whether setting sail on a New Zealand cruise or heading to Alaska for a salmon fishing excursion. Passengers can live out their getaway with a... Experience a thermal wonderland in Tauranga, New Zealand http://www.princess.com/news/cruisingArticleDetails.do?cruisingArticleId=20120703 The Maori people are among the most kind-hearted natives in all of Polynesia, and are eager to share their land with visitors on New Zealand cruises. Those who live in Tauranga, located in the aptly... Visit the site of the original Olympic Games in Katakolon, Greece http://www.princess.com/news/cruisingArticleDetails.do?cruisingArticleId=20120702 Katakolon, Greece, is the site of the original Olympic Games, which took place in 776 B.C. Passengers on a Mediterranean cruise have the chance to walk through ancient ruins of massive pillars and... Find peace and tranquility during an Asian cruise in Ho Chi Minh City http://www.princess.com/news/cruisingArticleDetails.do?cruisingArticleId=20120629 Ho Chi Minh City is a bustling metropolis along the Mekong River in Vietnam, and although it has been a major international trading port for centuries, much of its cultural traditions are still alive... Tips for getting the best cruise spa treatment http://www.princess.com/news/cruisingArticleDetails.do?cruisingArticleId=20120629a During a World cruise across the high seas, travelers will be surrounded by the salty air and ocean water, which can put a damper on baby-soft skin. Onboard spa treatments cover a wide range of body... Overlooked sights in London, England http://www.princess.com/news/cruisingArticleDetails.do?cruisingArticleId=20120628 If your European cruise is stopping in London, England, you might be overwhelmed at the sheer amount of options you have in terms of things to do. Squeezing in all the major sights in one day can be... The port of Sete offers access to famous French sites http://www.princess.com/news/cruisingArticleDetails.do?cruisingArticleId=20120628a The port of Sete, France, may not have a ton to offer travelers in and of itself, but it's this city's prime location, right on the Mediterranean Sea, that makes it such an attractive option. Once... Sail on a fjord in Bergen, Norway http://www.princess.com/news/cruisingArticleDetails.do?cruisingArticleId=20120627 You'll experience scenic beauty of all different varieties while on your world cruise, but the majestic fjords seen in Bergen, Norway, will measure up with the most memorable sights from any of the... Sail to serene Japan with Princess Cruises http://www.princess.com/news/cruisingArticleDetails.do?cruisingArticleId=20120627a Travelers who have wanted to explore Asia's serenity on a Japan cruise have a number of excursions and destinations to choose from, whether they want to experience the crowded streets of Tokyo or sip... Cruise to Italy's Amalfi coast with Princess http://www.princess.com/news/cruisingArticleDetails.do?cruisingArticleId=20120626 The classic Mediterranean coastline in Amalfi is unlike any other. Homes lining the cliffside seem to defy gravity as they overlook the blue waters and rise upward like a giant sand sculpture on the... Ride on elephants in Ko Samui, Thailand http://www.princess.com/news/cruisingArticleDetails.do?cruisingArticleId=20120626a Your world cruise will afford you the opportunity to take part in some activities that other vacationers can only dream of. Ko Samui, the third largest island in Thailand, is a perfect example of a... Live the high life in Monte Carlo, Monaco http://www.princess.com/news/cruisingArticleDetails.do?cruisingArticleId=20120606a The city of Monte Carlo in Monaco is world famous for the massive and expensive yachts that the rich and famous pilot into the harbor, but you'll feel like old money pulling up in the gigantic ship... Nice, France, is the gateway to the French Riviera http://www.princess.com/news/cruisingArticleDetails.do?cruisingArticleId=20120606 Setting sail on a European cruise will give you a chance to explore one of the most famous vacation regions in the world - the French Riviera. The city of Nice, France, is your gateway to this... See the amazing Swiss Alps and Lake Como on Princess Cruises http://www.princess.com/news/cruisingArticleDetails.do?cruisingArticleId=20120605a While touring Europe on Scandinavian cruises, passengers will have numerous shore excursions to choose from, including the sky-high adventures of the Swiss Alps. Traveling inland by train, visitors... History buffs will love Aarhus, Denmark http://www.princess.com/news/cruisingArticleDetails.do?cruisingArticleId=20120605 One of the best parts of travel is visiting places that might not get a lot of attention, and Aarhus, Denmark, certainly fits the bill. If you have a chance to visit this wonderful city, the second... Cruise to Alaska's "First City" Ketchikan http://www.princess.com/news/cruisingArticleDetails.do?cruisingArticleId=20120604a Alaska cruises with Princess are on the rise and passengers lucky enough to reach Ketchikan will have a truly wild experience. This quirky town boasts a fascinating history waiting to be discovered,... Sourdough and hippies in San Francisco http://www.princess.com/news/cruisingArticleDetails.do?cruisingArticleId=20120604 Whether staying in San Francisco for a few hours or a few days, passengers on a cruise ship will be hard pressed to avoid falling in love with this quaint yet bustling metropolitan city. Whether... Antigua, Guatemala: The jewel of a Panama Canal cruise http://www.princess.com/news/cruisingArticleDetails.do?cruisingArticleId=20120505 The best way to experience Guatemala is to start in Antigua, a Spanish colonial capital and UNESCO World Heritage Site. Filled with museums, parks, shops and restaurants, this historic town is best... Get to know Auckland on a New Zealand cruise http://www.princess.com/news/cruisingArticleDetails.do?cruisingArticleId=20120504a Auckland manages to balance metropolitan living with a charming European-style, and the towns surrounding the city center each have a unique personality. Devonport, with its hilly scenery and... Cruise to the Western Caribbean from Galveston, Texas http://www.princess.com/news/cruisingArticleDetails.do?cruisingArticleId=20120504 Quickly becoming Texas' most cosmopolitan city, Houston's island neighbor of Galveston is teeming with youthful energy and always-friendly locals. The region surrounding the city has been transformed...