Princess Cruises Press Releases http://www.princess.com/news/releases.jsp Princess Cruises Press Release Articles en-us Tue, 01 Jan 2013 07:59:07 GMT 2013-01-01T07:59:07Z en-us Princess Cruises Red, White and Blue Sale Offers Cruise Deals http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1250 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (June 28, 2012) -- Princess Cruises is starting July with a bang with the "Red, White and Blue Sale" from July 2-9, featuring cruise deals on North American departure... Thu, 28 Jun 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1250 2012-06-28T07:00:00Z Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Officially Opens New Carnival Japan Office http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1249 TOKYO (June 27, 2012) -- A celebratory ribbon-cutting ceremony officially opened the new Carnival Japan office in Tokyo today, marking the expansion of one of the largest vacation companies in the... Wed, 27 Jun 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1249 2012-06-27T07:00:00Z Princess Cruises Blog Reaches Halfway Milestone By Revealing Reason to Cruise #26: To Sail the Open Seas Again http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1248 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (June 26, 2012) -- Princess Cruises has reached the halfway point of its year-long blog, "Inspired to Cruise" by revealing the 26th reason to cruise submitted by the line's... Tue, 26 Jun 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1248 2012-06-26T07:00:00Z Princess Cruises "Inspired to Cruise" Blog Showcases More Reasons to Cruise http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1247 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (June 20, 2012) -- Princess Cruises' blog, "Inspired to Cruise: A Year of Reasons to Get Away From the Everyday" has chronicled an additional five reasons to cruise, offering... Wed, 20 Jun 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1247 2012-06-20T07:00:00Z Princess Cruises Bartender to Compete for Prestigious Diageo Reserve WORLD CLASS Bartender of the Year 2012 Award in Rio de Janeiro http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1246 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (June 19, 2012) -- Matias Grosso, Star Princess bartender, will be competing for the prestigious title of Diageo Reserve WORLD CLASS Bartender of the Year at the competition... Tue, 19 Jun 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1246 2012-06-19T07:00:00Z Princess Cruises Offers Father's Day Cruise Deals http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1244 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (June 12, 2012) -- Princess Cruises is celebrating Father's Day with a special five-day cruise sale from June 14-18. Passengers will find cruise deals perfect for Dad to... Tue, 12 Jun 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1244 2012-06-12T07:00:00Z Princess Cruises Honored for Environmental Efforts by Ports of San Francisco and Victoria http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1243 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (June 6, 2012) -- Princess Cruises has been honored by the ports of San Francisco and Victoria, BC, Canada, with awards for the cruise line's environmental efforts. The... Thu, 07 Jun 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1243 2012-06-07T07:00:00Z Princess Cruises Art Connoisseur Voyages Showcase Top Contemporary Artists http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1242 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (May 25, 2012) -- Princess Cruises is showcasing some of today's top contemporary artists and lecturers in a series of special Art Connoisseur Cruises designed for both avid... Fri, 25 May 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1242 2012-05-25T07:00:00Z Princess Cruises Announces Winners of "1,000 Memories at Sea" Photo Contest http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1241 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (May 23, 2012) -- After sorting through the more than 57,000 cruise vacation photos that were submitted to the Princess Cruises "1,000 Memories at Sea" photo contest, judges... Wed, 23 May 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1241 2012-05-23T07:00:00Z New Princess Cruises Video Introduces the Interior Designers Behind Royal Princess http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1240 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (May 22, 2012) -- Princess Cruises today released the latest in its series of videos previewing the new Royal Princess . In this most recent installment, the interior... Tue, 22 May 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1240 2012-05-22T07:00:00Z Princess Cruises Memorial Day Sale Offers Cruise Deals http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1239 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (May 21, 2012) -- Princess Cruises is marking Memorial Day with a six-day sale offering cruise deals on sailings departing from U.S. shores. The May 24-29 sale features savings... Mon, 21 May 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1239 2012-05-21T07:00:00Z Princess Cruises "Inspired to Cruise" Blog Showcases More Reasons to Cruise http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1238 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (May 15, 2012) -- Princess Cruises' blog, "Inspired to Cruise: A Year of Reasons to Get Away From the Everyday" has chronicled another five reasons to cruise, offering readers... Tue, 15 May 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1238 2012-05-15T07:00:00Z Statement on Star Princess http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1237 All of us at Princess Cruises are deeply saddened that two Panamanian men perished at sea after their boat became disabled. We are very sorry for the tragic loss of life. As soon as we became... Mon, 14 May 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1237 2012-05-14T07:00:00Z Mother's Day Cruise Deals from Princess Cruises http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1236 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (May 8, 2012) -- Princess Cruises is celebrating Mother's Day with a sale on great family cruise destinations from convenient home ports. The May 10-14 sale offers special... Tue, 08 May 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1236 2012-05-08T07:00:00Z Princess Cruises Senior Vice President of Commercial Affairs Tony Kaufman Assumes Responsibility for Shore Operations http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1235 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (May 7, 2012) -- Princess Cruises Senior Vice President of Commercial Affairs Tony Kaufman has assumed responsibility for the line's worldwide shore operations function. The... Mon, 07 May 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1235 2012-05-07T07:00:00Z Princess Cruises to Base Ship Year Round in San Francisco http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1234 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (May 3, 2012) -- Princess Cruises announced today that for the first time it will base a ship in San Francisco year round, beginning in May 2013. The extensively renovated... Thu, 03 May 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1234 2012-05-03T07:00:00Z Princess Cruises Opens the Books on 2013-2014 Exotics and Americas Sailings http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1233 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (May 3, 2012) -- Princess Cruises today opened its 2013-2014 Americas and Exotics cruises for booking, offering a variety of vacation options from close-to-home cruises to... Thu, 03 May 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1233 2012-05-03T07:00:00Z Princess Cruises Raises the Curtain on New Royal Princess Entertainment Venue http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1231 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (April 25, 2012) -- Princess Cruises today raised the curtain on Princess Live!, a new type of cruise ship entertainment venue that passengers will enjoy aboard the new Royal... Wed, 25 Apr 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1231 2012-04-25T07:00:00Z Princess Cruises "World of Savings" Sale Offers Special Deals on Global Sailings http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1229 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (April 18, 2012) -- For five days only, beginning April 19, Princess Cruises is offering special cruise deals to destinations around the world, including cruises to Europe, the... Wed, 18 Apr 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1229 2012-04-18T07:00:00Z Comedian Carlos Oscar Chosen as Princess Cruises' First-Ever Entertainer of the Year http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1228 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (April 17, 2012) -- Passengers aboard Ruby Princess have voted, and have picked comedian Carlos Oscar as the first-ever Princess Cruises Entertainer of the Year. Five finalists... Tue, 17 Apr 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1228 2012-04-17T07:00:00Z Princess Cruises "Inspired to Cruise" Blog Showcases Reasons to Cruise 11-15 http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1227 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (April 10, 2012) -- Princess Cruises' blog, "Inspired to Cruise: A Year of Reasons to Get Away From the Everyday" has chronicled its next five reasons to cruise, offering... Tue, 10 Apr 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1227 2012-04-10T07:00:00Z Princess Cruises Brand to Enter Japanese Market with Largest Deployment Ever by a Global Cruise Line http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1225 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (March 27, 2012) -- Responding to the growing interest for cruising in Japan, Carnival Corporation & plc is introducing the largest deployment ever by a global cruise line in... Tue, 27 Mar 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1225 2012-03-27T07:00:00Z Brian O'Connor Named Vice President of North American Sales for Princess Cruises and Cunard Line http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1226 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (March 26, 2012) -- Brian O'Connor has been named vice president of North American sales for Princess Cruises and Cunard Line. In this role, O'Connor will oversee the... Mon, 26 Mar 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1226 2012-03-26T07:00:00Z Princess Celebrates Record-Breaking Bookings for New Royal Princess http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1224 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (March 20, 2012) -- Princess Cruises had the biggest booking day in its history for a new ship's inaugural season with the anticipated debut of Royal Princess . Opening the... Tue, 20 Mar 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1224 2012-03-20T07:00:00Z Princess Cruises "Spring into Savings" Sale Offers Special Fares on 2012 Europe and Alaska Cruises http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1223 Princess Cruises is celebrating the arrival of springtime with special fares on favorite summer destinations -- Europe and Alaska. The "Spring into Savings" sale begins on the first day of spring,... Fri, 16 Mar 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1223 2012-03-16T07:00:00Z Princess Cruises Announces 2013 Europe and Alaska Cruise Seasons http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1222 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (March 15, 2012) -- Princess Cruises today opened the books on its 2013 Europe and Alaska cruise seasons. Featuring the debut of the new Royal Princess in the... Thu, 15 Mar 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1222 2012-03-15T07:00:00Z Caribbean Princess Update http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1221 Caribbean Princess experienced a problem with the port propulsion motor which necessitated the ship returning to San Juan yesterday to evaluate the situation. After further review by technical... Thu, 15 Mar 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1221 2012-03-15T07:00:00Z Princess Cruises Unveils Main Dining and Specialty Restaurant Features Aboard New Royal Princess http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1220 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (March 13, 2012) -- Princess Cruises today revealed more details about several of the main dining room and specialty restaurant options that will be available aboard Royal... Tue, 13 Mar 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1220 2012-03-13T07:00:00Z Princess Cruises "Inspired to Cruise" Blog Showcases Reasons to Cruise 6-10 http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1219 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (March 7, 2012) -- : Princess Cruises'new blog, "Inspired to Cruise: A Year of Reasons to Get Away From the Everyday" has chronicled its second five reasons to cruise,... Wed, 07 Mar 2012 08:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1219 2012-03-07T08:00:00Z Princess Cruises Puts Royal Princess Inaugural Cruise Tickets up for Auction http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1216 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (March 2, 2012) -- As time nears for bookings to open on Princess Cruises' highly anticipated new ship, Royal Princess, the line is holding an unprecedented charity auction for... Fri, 02 Mar 2012 08:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1216 2012-03-02T08:00:00Z Princess Cruises Puts Denali on Sale March 5-15 http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1218 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (March 2, 2012) -- With Princess Cruises' new Denali on Sale promotion, passengers can take advantage of the lowest Alaska cruisetour fares of the season. The sale, which runs... Fri, 02 Mar 2012 08:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1218 2012-03-02T08:00:00Z Princess Cruises Announces Entertainer of the Year Finalists http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1215 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (February 27, 2012) -- Princess Cruises, with the help of fans on Facebook, has determined the five finalists that will compete for the cruise line's first-ever title of... Mon, 27 Feb 2012 08:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1215 2012-02-27T08:00:00Z For One Day Only Princess Cruises Leap Day Sale Offers a Free Day in Alaska http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1214 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (February 24, 2012) -- It only comes once every four years, and Princess Cruises is marking February 29 with a special Leap Day Sale. This one-day-only sale offers passengers... Fri, 24 Feb 2012 08:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1214 2012-02-24T08:00:00Z Princess Cruises Unveils Inaugural Itineraries of New Royal Princess http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1213 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (February 14, 2012) -- Princess Cruises today marked Valentine's Day by unveiling the maiden season itineraries of its highly anticipated Royal Princess debuting in June 2013,... Tue, 14 Feb 2012 08:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1213 2012-02-14T08:00:00Z Globe-Trekking Couple Sets Sail with Princess Cruises on a Mission to Reach 50 Countries on Six Continents in 424 Days http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1212 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (Feb. 13, 2012) -- For the next 14 months the globetrotting team of Darren and Sandy Van Soye will be trekking the planet on a global adventure to raise awareness about world... Mon, 13 Feb 2012 08:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1212 2012-02-13T08:00:00Z Princess Cruises Offers Special Fares to Europe's Most Romantic Destinations With The Love Boat Sale from February 13-20 http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1211 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (February 10, 2012) -- Just in time for Valentine's Day, Princess Cruises will be offering special fares on cruises to Europe -- with The Love Boat Sale from February 13-20.... Fri, 10 Feb 2012 08:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1211 2012-02-10T08:00:00Z Sapphire Princess Begins Service After Extensive Makeover http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1209 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (February 6, 2012) -- Sapphire Princess set sail this weekend after an extensive three-week makeover to add a host of signature Princess Cruises' signature features to the... Mon, 06 Feb 2012 08:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1209 2012-02-06T08:00:00Z Princess Cruises "Inspired to Cruise" Blog Showcases First Five Reasons to Cruise http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1217 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (February 3, 2012) -- Princess Cruises' new blog, "Inspired to Cruise: A Year of Reasons to Get Away From the Everyday" has chronicled its first five reasons to cruise,... Fri, 03 Feb 2012 08:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1217 2012-02-03T08:00:00Z Award-Winning Princess Cruises Blog Hits the Bookshelves http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1208 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (February 2, 2012) -- The inspirational travel stories featured on Princess Cruises' award-winning blog "50 Essential Experiences -- The Travel Bucket List" have been gathered... Thu, 02 Feb 2012 08:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1208 2012-02-02T08:00:00Z Princess Cruises Sizzlin' Summer Sale Offers Special Fares on Europe and Alaska Cruises http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1207 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (February 1, 2012) -- Princess Cruises is offering special fares on cruises to Europe and Alaska with a Sizzlin' Summer Sale beginning today and running through February 28.... Wed, 01 Feb 2012 08:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1207 2012-02-01T08:00:00Z Princess Cruises Launches Call for Passenger Photos to be Permanently Showcased Aboard New Royal Princess http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1206 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (January 31, 2012) -- Princess Cruises is looking for 1,000 passenger-submitted cruise vacation photos to permanently showcase aboard its new Royal Princess when the ship... Tue, 31 Jan 2012 08:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1206 2012-01-31T08:00:00Z A Message from Princess Cruises President and CEO Alan Buckelew Regarding the Costa Concordia Tragedy http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1205 All of us at Princess Cruises continue to be deeply saddened by the grounding of the Costa Concordia and the tragic aftermath. We are stunned that this incident occurred, and our hearts go out to... Fri, 20 Jan 2012 08:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1205 2012-01-20T08:00:00Z Princess Cruises Community Foundation Partners with Susan G. Komen for the Cure to Fund Two Breast Cancer Research Grants http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1204 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (January 11, 2012) -- The Princess Cruises Community Foundation and Susan G. Komen for the Cure have announced a new three-year partnership for two research projects supporting... Wed, 11 Jan 2012 08:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1204 2012-01-11T08:00:00Z Sapphire Princess Enters Drydock to Add Signature Princess Cruises Features http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1203 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (January 9, 2012) -- Sapphire Princess arrives today at the Victoria Shipyards drydock in British Columbia to begin a dramatic, four-week transformation. The drydock continues... Mon, 09 Jan 2012 08:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1203 2012-01-09T08:00:00Z Princess Cruises' 2012-2013 Hawaii, Tahiti and South Pacific Program Offers More Cruises to Hawaii, Plus Favorite Routes to French Polynesia and Samoa http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1202 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (January 6, 2012) -- Mention "paradise" and most people will conjure up images of pristine beaches and lush, tropical islands. Princess Cruises passengers can make paradise a... Fri, 06 Jan 2012 08:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1202 2012-01-06T08:00:00Z Princess Cruises Launches New Blog Chronicling Inspiring Reasons to Cruise http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1200 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (January 4, 2012) -- Following on the heels of its award-winning blog ("50 Essential Experiences"), Princess Cruises today launched a new blog called "Inspired to Cruise: A Year... Wed, 04 Jan 2012 08:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1200 2012-01-04T08:00:00Z Princess Cruises Balcony Bonus Sale Offers Special Fares on Europe and Alaska Cruises http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1201 SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (January 4, 2012) -- Princess Cruises is offering special fares on cruises to Europe and Alaska -- with a Balcony Bonus Sale through January 31. Passengers who book during... Wed, 04 Jan 2012 08:00:00 GMT http://www.princess.com/news/article.jsp?newsArticleId=na1201 2012-01-04T08:00:00Z