|Apr 16, 2015||Carnival Corporation & plc Notification of Transaction of Directors/PDMRS|
|MIAMI (April 16, 2015) - Following its annual shareholders' and Boards of Directors' meetings held between April 13 - 15 in London, United Kingdom, Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) has announced grants of restricted shares to non-executive directors and grants of performance-based restricted stock units ("Performance RSUs") to certain executive directors and PDMRs.
Director Share Grants
Effective on April 14, 2015 grants of restri... |
|Apr 16, 2015||Carnival Corporation & plc Declares Dividend|
|MIAMI, April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) has announced that it has declared a dividend of $0.25 per share.
The company's board of directors approved a record date for the quarterly dividend of May 22, 2015, and a payment date of June 12, 2015.
Holders of Carnival Corporation common stock and Carnival plc ADSs will receive the dividend payable in U.S. dollars. The dividend for Carnival plc ordinary shares will be payable in U.S. dollars... |
|Apr 15, 2015||Princess Cruises Announces Largest-Ever Australia Deployment for 2016-2017|
|Five Ships to Sail
Australia, New Zealand and South Pacific
First-Ever Circle South America Itinerary SANTA
CLARITA, Calif. (April 15, 2015) – Princess Cruises has announced it will home
port five ships in Australia to sail the cruise
line’s largest-ever program offering in Australia, New Zealand and the South
Pacific for the 2016-2017 season. Princess Cruises will introduce the
3,082-guest Emerald Princess to the market, with Golden Princess returning
to sa... |
|Apr 15, 2015||Results of Annual General Meeting|
|MIAMI (April 15, 2015) - Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) held its annual shareholders' meetings this week in London, United Kingdom, and has announced that all of the resolutions recommended by the Boards of Directors were passed at the annual general meetings.
The results of the polls conducted at the annual general meetings will be available on the Carnival Corporation & plc web site at www.carnivalcorp.com and www.carnivalplc.com.... |
|Apr 13, 2015||First Steel Cut For Seabourn’s Newest Ultra-Luxury Vessel, Seabourn Encore, Due For Delivery In Late 2016|
April 13, 2015 – Today,
the award-winning ultra-luxury, small ship cruise line Seabourn is now one step closer to the launch
of its newest vessel, Seabourn Encore, with
the commemorative cutting of the first steel. Taking place at the Fincantieri shipyard
in Marghera, Italy, the ceremony was presided over by Seabourn President
Richard Meadows and Antonio Quintano, director of Fincantieri’s Marghera
“The cutting of steel for Seabourn Encore is an important
|Apr 13, 2015||The Royal Mint and P&O Cruises commemorate launch of two iconic Britannias|
Royal Mint and P&O Cruises have commemorated the launch of two iconic
‘Britannias’ in 2015 – a new United Kingdom £2 coin and the cruise ship
Royal Mint revealed that the iconic figure of Britannia will return to rule
over the United Kingdom’s circulating coins in the same week that P&O
Cruises launched its new cruise ship Britannia.
commemorate these two momentous occasions Shane Bissett, The Royal Mint’s
Director of Commemorativ... |
|Apr 13, 2015||Princess Cruises Appoints Brian O'Connor Vice President of Public Relations|
|SANTA CLARITA, Calif., April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Princess Cruises has appointed Brian O'Connor to the role of vice president, public relations, effective June 1. He succeeds Julie Benson who will retire May 29, after 32 years of service. In this role, O'Connor will lead the team accountable for media relations, publicity, social media, community relations, ship introductions and special events. He will drive messaging for product and program launches and be responsible for issues manageme... |
|Apr 13, 2015||Arriba! Princess Cruises Sails Around South America|
|Australian cruisers are set to salsa around South
America, with Princess
Cruises announcing it will sail on its first
circumnavigation of the
colourful continent from Down Under in 2017.
The 84-night Circle South America cruise on Sea Princess
will visit 28
ports across 18 countries including Argentina, Chile,
Brazil, Costa Rica,
Panama, Ecuador and Uruguay, giving travellers ample
opportunity to soak up
the exotic cultures of South America, while enjoying ... |
|Apr 10, 2015||Costa Cruises Inaugurates The 2015 Season From Trieste: First Call Of The Costa Mediterranea|
|Genoa, 10 April 2015 – Today, the Costa Mediterranea (85,700 gross tonnage and 2,680 total guests) kicks off Costa Cruises 2015 season in Trieste (www.costacruise.com).The Costa Mediterranea arrived in Trieste after a transatlantic cruise that departed on 20 March from Miami. She will leave tomorrow, to start her season of cruises in the Adriatic Sea. In total, between today and tomorrow, Costa Mediterranea will carry in Trieste more than 3600 guests, of which about 1400 disembarking and 2200 em... |
|Apr 09, 2015||Seabourn Completes Highly Successful Second Season in Antarctica|
|Elephant seals, killer whales, king penguins and record guest ratings among many highlights of Seabourn Quest's latest turn in the coldest continentClick to Tweet: Explore #cruise journalist @AvidCruiser's Antarctic adventures with @SeabournCruise's new video: http://bit.ly/1gniTs0
Seattle, April 8, 2015 - Seabourn has completed its second Antarctic season with four highly successful voyages that exceeded guests' expectations and delivered unforgettable experiences in the "White Cont... |
|Apr 08, 2015||Pacific Pearl Shines in Auckland During P&O Cruises’ 2016-17 Season|
first short break to Napier’s Art Deco Weekend, a rare cruise call to Stewart
Island and an Easter food and wine voyage are among the highlights of P&O
Cruises’ 2016-17 program which offers New Zealand holidaymakers the largest
range of cruise itineraries and destinations in the region.
part of the exciting new program, Pacific Pearl will be based in Auckland from
February to June 2017 offering 18 roundtrip departures including eight-night
Fiji cruises, a 15-night... |
|Apr 08, 2015||A Whole New World of Cruising in P&O Cruises' 2016-17 Program|
|A tribal Christmas in Papua New Guinea and rocking
music-themed short breaks are among the highlights of P&O Cruises’ new five-ship
program which offers Australian holidaymakers the largest range of cruise itineraries
and destinations in the region.
191 departures and 38 unique itineraries being offered across the cruise line's
five-ship fleet between October 2016 and July 2017, the program continues
P&O Cruises' evolution of modern Australian cruising.
|Apr 02, 2015||Carnival Australia Cruise Passengers First to Go Ashore in Port Vila as Humanitarian Aid Shipments to Vanuatu Continue|
|Passengers departing Brisbane this Saturday on P&O Cruises Pacific
Dawn will become the first to go ashore in Port Vila following the devastation
caused by Cyclone Pam.
Vila has been confirmed as safe for cruise visitors to return as a
result of the determined recovery efforts that have been underway since the
cyclone hit causing widespread damage.
Pacific Pearl will follow Pacific Dawn into Vila three days later with
both ships continuing to deliver shipments of... |
|Apr 01, 2015||Holland America Line’s new ms Koningsdam to Homeport at Port Everglades for Caribbean Cruises in Winter 2016/Spring 2017|
|Ship to sail four- to 11-day Caribbean itineraries from South Florida
Wash., April 1, 2015 —
Following its inaugural Europe season in 2016, Holland America Line’s new ms
Koningsdam will homeport at Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. The
ship will sail a series of Caribbean voyages and one cruise to the Bahamas from
November 2016 through March 2017. Koningsdam’s Caribbean itineraries
will be available for booking in late spring.
seven-day cruises visit p... |
|Mar 31, 2015||Princess Cruises and Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment Take The Sound of Music Out to Sea|
|Cruise Line and Beloved Film Both Celebrate 50th Anniversaries in 2015SANTA CLARITA, Calif., March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The seas are coming alive with the sound of music.Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150330/195498Beginning mid-April, Princess Cruises will partner with Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment to screen the biggest movie musical of all time, The Sound of Music, onboard all 18 of its cruise ships and feature sing-a-longs, trivia games, and other movie-themed exper... |
|Mar 31, 2015||Holland America Line Launches Anniversary Sale on Select 2015-16 Cruises with Shore Excursion Credits, Dining Package and Savings|
|Bookings must be made by June 1, 2015, to receive special offersSEATTLE, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Holland America Line launched an Anniversary Sale to celebrate the company's 142nd anniversary in April that features a shore excursion credit of up to $400 per stateroom, a dining package, free or reduced fares for third and fourth guests in a stateroom and 50 percent reduced deposits. The Anniversary Sale is valid on a wide variety of the line's summer 2015 through winter/spring 2016 voyages... |
|Mar 27, 2015||Carnival Corporation & plc Reports Significantly Higher First Quarter Earnings |
|Mar 27, 2015||Carnival Corporation & plc Reports Significantly Higher First Quarter Earnings |
|Mar 26, 2015||Carnival Corporation Enters into Strategic Partnerships to Add Nine Cruise Ships to its Fleet over a Four-Year Period Starting in 2019|
|Leading shipbuilders Fincantieri and Meyer Werft to each build next-generation cruise ships for Carnival Corporation through two separate, long-term partnerships
Groundbreaking new ship design will be the most efficient in company history and will further accelerate efforts to deliver an unparalleled cruising experience to millions of guests
MIAMI, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest travel and leisure company, today sig... |
|Mar 25, 2015||Carnival Corporation Names Julia M. Brown to newly formed position of Chief Procurement Officer|
|Brown brings 25 years of leadership and global procurement experience to new role designed to strengthen strategic partnerships with company's network of suppliers around the world
MIAMI, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest travel and leisure company, today named Julia M. Brown to the newly created role of Chief Procurement Officer (CPO) overseeing strategic sourcing and supplier relationship management.
As part of thi... |
|Mar 23, 2015||Carnival Corporation Taps James Chedgey for Vice President of Global Financial Planning and Analysis|
|Chedgey will drive continued growth and development of world's largest cruise company and enhance shareholder value
MIAMI, March 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest travel and leisure company, today named James Chedgey as vice president of global financial planning and analysis, responsible for working with senior management throughout the company to find new ways to enhance shareholder value.
As part of the role, Chedgey will... |
|Mar 23, 2015||Comedic Magician Ben Seidman Chosen as Princess Cruises' Entertainer of the Year|
|Crown Princess Guests Chose Favorite of Four FinalistsSANTA CLARITA, Calif., March 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Guests aboard Crown Princess have voted and selected Comedic Magician Ben Seidman as Princess Cruises Entertainer of the Year. Four finalists were selected from the hundreds of talented performers – comedians, magicians, vocalists, tribute bands and novelty performers – which elate guests on Princess' stages each year. These top artists performed to enthusiastic audiences during the cruise... |
|Mar 20, 2015||Carnival Corporation & plc To Hold Conference Call On First Quarter Earnings|
|MIAMI, March 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) has scheduled a conference call with analysts for 10:00 a.m. (EDT); 2:00 p.m. (GMT), Friday, March 27, 2015, to discuss the company's first quarter financial results which are expected to be released that morning.
A simulcast of the call will be available via the company's Web sites at www.carnivalcorp.com and www.carnivalplc.com.
To view the original version on PR Newswire, visit:http://www.pr... |
|Mar 19, 2015||B.B. King's Blues Club to Rock the Queen's Lounge Stage on Holland America Line's new ms Koningsdam|
|Eight ships in the fleet will now feature the music and sounds of Beale StreetSEATTLE, March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- When Holland America Line's ms Koningsdam sails in spring 2016, guests will be able to let the good times roll in B.B. King's Blues Club -- making it the eighth ship in the fleet to feature the Memphis music experience. Direct from Beale Street, the B.B. King All-Star Band -- an eight-piece group featuring two vocalists backed by rhythm and horn sections -- brings the best of the... |
|Mar 19, 2015||Holland America Line's new ms Koningsdam to Showcase The World Stage Concept with 270-Degree Panoramic LED Screens|
|Innovative staging in the main theater brings guests new and unique experiencesSEATTLE, Wash., March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On Holland America Line's new ms Koningsdam, entertainment meets innovation with a new main theater design that surrounds the audience with a 270-degree LED screen. Breaking from the line's traditionally styled theaters, The World Stage is a flexible space that can have multiple stage configurations, ranging from in-the-round to the more conventional proscenium staging. ... |
|Mar 18, 2015||Holland America Line Partners with Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts to Present Live Music In New Onboard Venue: Lincoln Center Stage|
|World-class musicians to be featured at "Lincoln Center Stage"SEATTLE, March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Holland America Line announced today the launch of Lincoln Center Stage, a new onboard live music venue created in an exclusive partnership with Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts — a leader in artistic programming, arts and education and community relations.Under the exclusive partnership, each Lincoln Center Stage will showcase an ensemble performing chamber music. These world-class musici... |
|Mar 18, 2015||Holland America Line Partners with Billboard for Live Music Venue, Billboard Onboard|
|Club will be part of the Music Walk complex on new ms KoningsdamSEATTLE, March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Holland America Line is using 50 years of chart-topping hits as the framework for a new live interactive music experience called Billboard Onboard that will debut as part of the Music Walk complex on the line's first Pinnacle-class ship, ms Koningsdam. The new programming is in partnership with Billboard, the leading global destination for charts, news, trends and innovations in music.Billboa... |
|Mar 16, 2015||Cunard and The New York Times Collaborate On Enriching Travel Experiences|
|Cunard's award-winning enrichment programme to elevate offerings with New York Times expert speakersSOUTHAMPTON, England, March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Cunard has come together with The New York Times to offer stimulating speakers as part of its long-running, award-winning Insights programme. The exclusive offering will debut on Queen Mary 2 on 3 January 2016 and will be on tap during all East-bound Transatlantic Crossings in 2016. To kick-off the series, the 3 January 2016 cruise dubbed "The N... |
|Mar 12, 2015||Princess Cruises Unveils Industry-First Partnership with Oscar-Winning Composer Stephen Schwartz|
|Four New Shows to Debut in Collaboration with Composer of Broadway-Hit Musicals Wicked, Pippin and GodspellSANTA CLARITA, Calif., March 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Princess Cruises today announced a first-of-its-kind cruise industry partnership with three-time Oscar winner and composer of Wicked, Pippin and Godspell Stephen Schwartz. The cruise line's new relationship with such a major creative talent from Broadway and Hollywood includes a multi-year agreement to oversee the creative development of... |
|Mar 10, 2015||Special Culinary Experiences Highlight Holland America Line's 'Sip, Savor and Sail' Cruises|
|Local chefs and beverage experts enhance select Alaska, Europe and Caribbean VoyagesSEATTLE, March 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Guests looking for a more immersive culinary cruise experience can book one of Holland America Line's "Sip, Savor and Sail" itineraries in the Caribbean, Europe and Alaska. On these five special voyages, guests will be introduced to the finest local cuisine, beverages and specially developed shore excursions. Guest chefs and local vintners, mixologists and brewmasters will ... |
|Mar 10, 2015||Carnival Corporation Launches First of Two New Ships in 2015 as World's Largest Cruise Company Continues to Enhance its Industry-Leading Fleet|
|P&O Cruises UK's Britannia, the biggest ship designed exclusively for Britain, was christened today in official naming ceremony
AIDA Cruises' AIDAprima will begin service later this year, the second of 10 ships scheduled to be delivered to Carnival Corporation's fleet between 2015 and 2018
MIAMI, March 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest travel and leisure company, celebrated the launch of P&O Cruises UK's newest s... |
|Mar 10, 2015||Queen Elizabeth II launches P&O Cruises UK's new flagship, Britannia|
|Mar 09, 2015||Carnival Corporation Names Marie McKenzie to New Global Destinations Services and Sourcing Role|
|As part of new function, McKenzie and team of company's brand experts will manage processes and relationships with tour operators and port services officials around the globe to deliver best possible tour excursion and port experiences for company's guests
MIAMI, March 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation and plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest travel and leisure company, today announced that Marie McKenzie has been named vice president of global destinations services ... |
|Mar 06, 2015||Carnival plc - Voting Rights and Capital|
|At 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time on 28 February 2015 Carnival plc had 216,116,473 issued ordinary shares of US$1.66 each admitted to trading. Carnival plc holds nil ordinary shares in Treasury.
Although Carnival plc has 216,116,473 issued ordinary shares, the 30,848,634 ordinary shares held by Carnival Investments Limited and 1,115,450 ordinary shares held by Carnival Corporation do not carry the right to vote (in accordance with the Articles of Association of Carnival plc).
|Mar 06, 2015||A Milestone Reached for Holland America Line's New ms Koningsdam with Move to Outfitting Dock at Fincantieri Shipyard|
|SEATTLE, March 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Holland America Line celebrated another milestone this week in the construction of ms Koningsdam with the float-out and transfer of the ship from its dry dock to its outfitting dock at Fincantieri's Marghera shipyard in Italy. At the outfitting dock, final construction and interior furnishing will take place until the ship is delivered March 31, 2016. "A ship's construction has many key milestones, and floating it out and moving it to the outfitting dock is... |
|Mar 05, 2015||Princess Cruises Offers Deals on Summer Cruise Vacations|
|Guests Can Save Up to 30% on Summer Cruises plus Book with a 50% Reduced Deposit
SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (March 5, 2015) – Princess Cruises
is getting ready for summer with a special cruise sale on the line’s summer
cruise destinations. The "Summer
Super Savers" sale features up to 30% savings on over 100 summer
on sale include voyages to some of the most intriguing destinations throughout
Europe, including cruises to the Mediterran... |
|Mar 05, 2015||Holland America Line Tops the List of World’s Leading Weather Observing Cruise Ship Companies for 2014|
|Fleet submits 22,281 weather observations over the yearSeattle, Wash., March 5, 2015 — Holland America Line topped the list in 2014 for the World’s Leading Weather Observing Cruise Ship Companies who submitted weather information to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). The Holland America Line fleet of 15 ships sent in a combined total of 22,281 observations during the year, landing them at number one. Holland America Line also was at the top of the list in 2008 and 2006.A... |
|Mar 05, 2015||Annual Report and Accounts|
|MIAMI (March 5, 2015) - Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) announce that copies of the Carnival plc 2014 Strategic Report and IFRS Financial Statements (to which the Carnival Corporation & plc 2014 Annual Report is annexed) and the Carnival Corporation & plc Notice of Annual Meetings and Proxy Statement (which include the Carnival plc Directors' Report, Carnival plc Directors' Remuneration Report and Carnival plc Corporate Governance Report) have been submitted to ... |
|Mar 05, 2015||Inaugural Voyage of Seabourn's Newest Ship, Seabourn Encore, Sells Out In Just Two Days|
|Seattle, March 5, 2015 - The highly anticipated Seabourn Encore, Seabourn's newest, ultra-luxury ship launching in 2016, is proving to be in very high demand. Just two days after open bookings were announced for her maiden season, Seabourn Encore's 10-day inaugural voyage has already sold out and is waitlist only.
"We are thrilled with the overwhelming response we have received for the inaugural voyage of Seabourn Encore," said John Delaney, Seabourn's Senior Vice President, Marketing &... |
|Mar 04, 2015||Discover more with exceptional value on a Princess cruise|
Cruises has reduced prices on over 300 cruises sailing to destinations across
the world including the Mediterranean, Caribbean and Asia.
The savings are
available on select cruises sailing between May, 2015 and April, 2016.
includes voyages on Royal Princess - the 3,560-guest ship launched by HRH, The
Duchess of Cambridge in 2013 - which is returning to Southampton for her first
UK season. Royal Princess is sailing on both Baltic and British Isles
|Mar 03, 2015||Princess Cruises Offers “Sweet” Deals During Suite and Balcony Bonus Sale|
|Special Pricing Features up to $300 Onboard Spending or Free Balcony Upgrade
CLARITA, Calif. (March 3, 2015) – Princess Cruises is offering deals on more
than 100 warm weather cruise vacations, plus the chance to enjoy all of the
onboard offerings during the line’s 50th
anniversary season with the Suite
and Balcony Bonus Sale.
who book a balcony stateroom during the sale will enjoy this signature feature
for the price of an oceanview room. Those who book... |
|Mar 03, 2015||New Seabourn Encore Maiden Season Now Open For Sale|
|Maiden Season Includes Voyages to the South Pacific, Southeast Asia and Arabia & IndiaSEATTLE, March 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Seabourn has opened for sale today the maiden season itineraries for Seabourn Encore, the newest addition to join the ultra-luxury, small ship cruise line. Between December 2016 and April 2017, the ship will sail on a variety of voyages exploring the exotic coasts of Arabia and India, the gilded temples and tropical isles of Southeast Asia, and the incredible natural splen... |
|Mar 02, 2015||Carnival Corporation & plc Announces Exchange Rate For Quarterly Dividend|
|MIAMI, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On January 13, 2015, Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) announced a quarterly cash dividend of $0.25 (U.S.) per share. The dividend is payable on March 13, 2015, to shareholders of record on February 20, 2015.
Holders of Carnival Corporation common stock or Carnival plc ADSs will receive a dividend payable in U.S. dollars. The dividend for Carnival plc ordinary shares will be payable in sterling unless shareholders elected to receive the... |
|Mar 02, 2015||P&O Cruises Celebrates Britannia Naming Ceremony Featuring Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II|
|Global audience invited to view live-streaming naming event Produced for P&O Cruises by Chicago’s UNDER THE RADARCHICAGO & SOUTHAMPTON, England--(BUSINESS WIRE)--P&O Cruises invites the world to view the naming of the Britannia, Britain’s largest and most glamorous cruise ship. The lavish ceremony will begin streaming live at 11:30 a.m. GMT – (6:30 a.m. ET) March 10, 2015 at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X6OqF5BIipY and http://youtu.be/X6OqF5BIipY when Her Majesty... |
|Feb 26, 2015||Carnival plc Block listing announcement|
|Application has been made to the Financial Conduct Authority and the London Stock Exchange for a total of 50,000 Ordinary shares of $1.66 each ("shares") to be admitted to the Official List.
Admission of the shares is expected on 3 March 2015
These shares are being reserved under a block listing and will be issued as a result of share awards granted pursuant to the following scheme:
P & O Executive Share Option Plan
When issued these s... |
|Feb 24, 2015||Holland America Line's 2015 Alaska Land+Sea Journeys Combine the 'Seldom Seen' and the 'Must See' in Denali and the Yukon|
|Simplified program offers 13 Alaska cruise plus land journey optionsSEATTLE, Feb. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Holland America Line's popular Land+Sea Journeys combine an Alaska cruise with an overland exploration, and in 2015 guests will have more ways than ever to see this remote and off-the-beaten path part of the world. The line is the only cruise company to weave the must-see sights such as Denali National Park — the centerpiece of every Land+Sea Journey — with the seldom-seen sights such as Da... |
|Feb 24, 2015||Carnival Corporation's Online "CRUISE-A-NALITY" Tool Generates Nearly a Quarter of a Million Visits|
|Industry-first tool from world's largest travel and leisure company helps consumers discover their cruise persona - and which cruise lines are right for them
65 percent of quiz participants were women, and close to 40 percent of consumer CRUISE-A-NALITY personas were "Captain Spontaneous" or "The Free Spirit"
MIAMI, Feb. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest travel and leisure company, today announced it attracted nearly a quart... |
|Feb 23, 2015||Moving Tribute to Mark the Centenary of Gallipoli Campaign as Queen Elizabeth visits Auckland en route to Gallipoli|
|Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth will form the backdrop
of a moving tribute to New Zealand’s Anzac heroes in Auckland this Friday
(February 27) as the ship visits the city before sailing to Gallipoli as part
of her world voyage.
The cruise line is inviting travel agents and the travel community to join
Aucklanders in paying their respects by leaving a red poppy in a two-metre high
Queen Elizabeth Poppy Wall in remembrance of the Anzacs, which will be at the
Queens Wharf Entrance from 6am on... |
|Feb 23, 2015||Cruise Critic Names the Best Ships for 2015 in the 5th Annual Cruisers' Choice Awards|
World's largest cruise reviews site announces the highest ranked ships of the year, based entirely on passenger feedback
PENNINGTON, N.J., Feb. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Cruise Critic®, the world's leading cruise reviews site and online cruise community, has announced the winners of the 2015 Cruise Critic Cruisers' Choice Awards. The awards name the best cruise ships of the year, based entirely on consumer reviews posted to the Cruise Critic website.
For the third yea... |
|Feb 19, 2015||Carnival Corporation Announces Grand Prize Winner of Yearly Cruise for Life|
|Bette Shapiro to receive yearly cruise for life on Carnival Corporation's Carnival Cruise Line, Holland America Line or Princess Cruises for participating in World's Leading Cruise Lines Marketing Challenge
World's largest travel and leisure company also gives away 100 days of cruising to winner of the #LoveCruising Twitter contest featuring reasons people love cruising as a great vacation, at a great value
MIAMI, Feb. 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYS... |
|Feb 18, 2015||Carnival Corporation Expands Presence in Caribbean with $85 Million Port in Dominican Republic, with Six of its Global Brands Adding Amber Cove to World's Most Popular Cruising Region|
|By October 2015 new Amber Cove port - a filming site for the original Jurassic Park movie located on island's north coast near the city of Puerto Plata - begins welcoming AIDA Cruises, Carnival Cruise Line, Costa Cruises, Cunard, Holland America Line and P&O Cruises (UK) to newest port in Caribbean
New destination, representing the largest cruise industry investment ever made in Dominican Republic, will open expanded itinerary options in the Caribbean, feature one of most extensive shore ... |
|Feb 16, 2015||Carnival Launches Mystery Island Tours|
|After five years of community consultation, Carnival Australia has launched the first shore excursions at one of the Pacific’s most popular destinations – Mystery Island. Cruise passengers will now be able to try four experiences during a visit to the picturesque Vanuatu destination including a glass bottom boat tour over the aqua waters, a guided snorkel safari on the reef, a glass bottom kayak excursion and stand up paddleboarding along the beautiful bay between the uninhabited Mystery Island ... |
|Feb 14, 2015||The 100 day countdown to Cunard's Three Queens on the Mersey Liverpool Salute begins on Valentine's Day!|
|SOUTHAMPTON, England, Feb. 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The 100 day countdown to the most spectacular gathering of the Cunard fleet officially gets underway on Valentine's Day, Saturday 14 February. Just 100 days later, on 25 May, up to one million spectators are expected to gather as Cunard's three Queens perform a magnificent salute to its 'spiritual home' of Liverpool. The official 100 day digital countdown clock was unveiled by the Chair of Merseytravel, Councillor Liam Robinson at the Mersey Fe... |
|Feb 13, 2015||Notification of Transaction of Director/PDMR|
|MIAMI, February 13, 2015 -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) announced today that Micky Arison, Chairman of the Board of Carnival Corporation and Carnival plc, has advised Carnival Corporation that an entity wholly owned by a trust organized for his benefit executed a block sale of 10,000,000 shares of Carnival Corporation common stock, nominal value of US$.01 per share (the "Shares"), at a price per share of $43.37 on February 13, 2015. Arison indicated that he is selling f... |
|Feb 13, 2015||Carnival Corporation & plc Announces a Block Trade by a Trust for the Benefit of its Chairman|
|MIAMI, February 13, 2015 -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) announced today that Micky Arison, Chairman of the Board of Carnival Corporation and Carnival plc, has advised Carnival Corporation that an entity wholly owned by a trust organized for his benefit executed a block sale of 10,000,000 shares of Carnival Corporation common stock, nominal value of US$.01 per share (the "Shares"), at a price per share of $43.37 on February 13, 2015. Arison indicated that he is selling f... |
|Feb 13, 2015||Notification of Major Interest in Shares|
|Feb 13, 2015||View Video Highlights from the 5 February Cunard Royal Rendezvous between Queen Elizabeth and the Queen Mary, Long Beach, CA|
|SOUTHAMPTON, England, Feb. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On 5 February, Cunard kicked off the company's 175th Anniversary celebrations in the U.S. by paying homage to the Queen Mary when Queen Elizabeth docked in the port of Long Beach, California for the first time. Enthusiastic well-wishers turned out for the festivities which featured an emotional speech read by the Queen Mary's Commodore Everette Hoard to the gathered crowd about the history of the Queen Mary, currently celebrating her 80th year ... |
|Feb 13, 2015||Princess Cruises “Denali on Sale” Offers Deals to the Heart of Alaska|
|Alaska Land and Sea Vacations Begin at $99 per Day
SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (February 13, 2015) – Guests can experience the awe-inspiring sights Alaska has to offer by land and sea at a special price. Princess Cruises’ “Denali on Sale” event offers fares as low as $99 per day with refundable deposit.
Alaska land and sea vacations combine the cruise line’s popular seven-day Voyage of the Glaciers Alaska cruise, which includes scenic cruising through pristine Glacier Bay National Park, with... |
|Feb 12, 2015||Princess Cruises Debuts New Love Boat-Inspired Drink Onboard Cruise Ships "The Isaac" Cocktail Pays Tribute to World's Most Famous Bartender|
|"The Isaac" Cocktail Pays Tribute to World's Most Famous Bartender
SANTA CLARITA, Calif., Feb. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Princess Cruises, the cruise line made famous as the backdrop of the iconic Love Boat television series, debuted a new cocktail today in time to sweeten Valentine's Day celebrations on the high seas. Original Love Boat cast member Ted Lange, who played Isaac the bartender, created the amorous concoction, drawing inspiration from his character's signature grin-and-point mov... |
|Feb 12, 2015||Holland America Line Launches ‘Seas the Day’ Promotion on Exotic Voyages Featuring Savings, Reduced Fares and Onboard Credits|
|Voyages to Australia, Asia, South America and more are
available to book
Seattle, Wash., Feb. 12, 2015 — Holland America Line
recently launched “Seasthe Day,” a special promotion featuring savings up to 50
fares for third/fourth guests in a stateroom and up to
$400 per stateroom
onboard credits on several of the line’s exotic voyages
when booked before
March 31, 2015.
Eligible itineraries include select 2015 fall – 2016
spring Australia and
New ... |
|Feb 11, 2015||Holland America Line’s ms Koningsdam to Feature New, Innovative and Reimagined Culinary Experiences|
|Culinary venues come to life through detailed renderings on www.hollandamerica.com
Seattle, Wash., Feb. 11, 2015 — When ms Koningsdam joins the Holland America Line fleet in February 2016, the ship will debut the cruise line’s evolving culinary vision with new dining and eatery concepts, reimagined venues and innovative features that incorporate the essence of the line’s renowned and award-winning dining experience.
Although the ship is still under construction, travelers already can co... |
|Feb 11, 2015||Princess Cruises' To Make Heart-Stopping Entrance to Sydney on Valentine’s Day|
|Princess Cruises “Love Boat” Pacific Princess will make a heart-stopping entry into Sydney this Saturday lighting up the Harbour with a giant, beating heart.
In honour of her namesake, the original Love Boat, Pacific Princess will wear her heart on her bow, letting love guide her into port on the most romantic day of the year.
Believed to be the largest at sea, the 4.5m LED illuminated heart will form part of a love-filled salute as the 30,000-tonne ship and its 680-guests kickstart Sydney's... |
|Feb 11, 2015||P&O Cruises Puts Victorian Coastal Towns on Cruise Map|
|Australia’s leading cruise line P&O Cruises is putting two picturesque Victorian towns on the cruise map with the first cruise ship visits to Portland and Mornington later this month.Pacific Pearl is set to become the first cruise ship to call at Victoria’s thriving food and wine haven, Mornington Peninsula, on Tuesday February 24 followed by its maiden call to Portland on the Great Ocean Road on Wednesday February 25. With a focus on regional coastal towns, the ship’s new eight-night roundt... |
|Feb 11, 2015||P&O Cruises’ Pearl Set to Shine on NSW Sapphire Coast|
|Eden will enhance its reputation as a cruise destination when Pacific Pearl makes P&O Cruises’ inaugural visit to the picturesque New South Wales’ port later this month.Set to arrive on Sunday February 22, Pacific Pearl’s call will be the first of five visits to Eden from three P&O Cruises’ ships between February 2015 and February 2016, injecting about $2 million into the local economy. The Sapphire Coast visits add to P&O Cruises’ growing array of regional ports.Pacific Pearl’s 1800... |
|Feb 10, 2015||Princess Cruises and Houston Texans Team Up for First-Ever Jr. Training Camp@Sea|
|Local Boys & Girls Club Children Hosted Aboard Emerald Princess
in Port of Houston
SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (February 10, 2015) – Princess Cruises and the Houston Texans proudly hosted a group of local Boys & Girls Club youth for a first-ever Jr. Training Camp@Sea aboard Emerald Princess in Houston over the weekend.
This special event offered 20 local kids the chance to meet Houston Texans two-time Pro Bowl player Chris Myers and experience what it’s like aboard a cruise ship. The kids enj... |
|Feb 09, 2015||Princess Cruises Draws on Real Cruise Stories to Show Australian Travelers How to Come Back New|
|(February 9, 2015) -- Princess Cruises has unveiled its first Australian-produced advertising campaign showcasing the transformative power of a cruise through real life passenger stories of mateship, family life and major lifetime events.
Developed locally by Princess Cruises in association with MediaCom and Parliament Films, the online video campaign is the first to use real guests. Launched today, the series is an evolution of the cruise line’s Come Back New campaign, which launched last ye... |
|Feb 09, 2015||Holland America Line's ms Eurodam Achieves Eighth Consecutive Perfect Score of 100 on United States Public Health Inspection|
|First time in company history that ship gets eight scores of 100 in a rowSEATTLE, Feb. 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On a recent surprise United States Public Health inspection conducted by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, ms Eurodam became the first ship in Holland America Line's history to achieve eight consecutive perfect scores of 100. The ship was inspected Feb. 1, 2015, at Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., at the start of a seven-day Caribbean cruise. Prior to this in... |
|Feb 09, 2015||Carnival plc - Voting Rights and Capital|
|At 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time on 31 January 2015 Carnival plc had 216,106,383 issued ordinary shares of US$1.66 each admitted to trading. Carnival plc holds nil ordinary shares in Treasury.
Although Carnival plc has 216,106,383 issued ordinary shares, the 30,848,634 ordinary shares held by Carnival Investments Limited and 1,115,450 ordinary shares held by Carnival Corporation do not carry the right to vote (in accordance with the Articles of Association of Carnival plc).
|Feb 06, 2015||Princess Cruises Celebrates Love with Insights on Soulmates|
|Valentine's Day Survey Says 76% of Americans Believe There's a Soulmate for Everyone; But More than One in Three (36 percent) Still SearchingSANTA CLARITA, Calif., Feb. 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- With Valentine's Day around the corner, it's that time of year when people around the world wonder if 2015 will be the year for true love. According to the Princess Cruises Outlook On Love: The Soulmate Survey, many Americans still feel they are missing the boat when it comes to finding that special someon... |
|Feb 05, 2015||Bookings Open Feb. 6 for 2016 Summer Europe Cruises on Holland America Line's Newest Ship ms Koningsdam|
|Guests can reserve summer cruises roundtrip Amsterdam and the ship's official Christening Cruise departing May 9SEATTLE, Feb. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting Friday, Feb. 6, guests can make bookings for the summer 2016 European cruises of Holland America Line's newest ship, ms Koningsdam, launching in February 2016. In addition, the line has announced details of the ship's 13-day Christening Cruise, departing May 9, 2016, from Civitavecchia, Italy, to Amsterdam, the Netherlands, which also will... |
|Feb 05, 2015||Carnival Corporation Wins Second Consecutive Clean Tech Award from The New Economy|
|World's largest travel and leisure company honored with Best Marine Solution for commitment to sustainability and environmental technology
MIAMI, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest travel and leisure company, was awarded Best Marine Solution in the Clean Tech category of The New Economy Awards 2014 for the second year in a row. This award recognizes Carnival Corporation's long tradition of making sustainability and environme... |
|Feb 04, 2015||Holland America Line Tops $4.3 Million Donated for Cancer Support|
|'On Deck' events on every cruise raise funds for the global fight against cancerSEATTLE, Feb. 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of World Cancer Day, Holland America Line is proud to announce that to date, the guests and employees of the company have raised more than $4.3 million for cancer support through "On Deck" programming that began in 2006. Currently, the "On Deck for a Cause" program benefits six international cancer organizations located in the United States, Canada, Australia, Netherland... |
|Feb 04, 2015||Acclaimed Actress, Artist, Author and Philanthropist Jane Seymour to Share Insights and Painting Lessons Onboard Cunard's Queen Mary 2|
|SOUTHAMPTON, England, Feb. 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Cunard is thrilled to welcome multi-talented artist and Emmy® and Golden Globe® winning actress Jane Seymour aboard Queen Mary 2 for a special Transatlantic Crossing from New York to Southampton on 3 June 2015. During the Crossing, Seymour will share her insights with guests during two Q&A sessions with Queen Mary 2's Entertainment Director, as well as participate in a screening of one of her many films. In addition to her starring roles on ... |
|Feb 03, 2015||Cunard and Blue Note Records Announce Musical Partnership|
|Cunard to host first-ever Blue Note jazz themed cruise onboard 29 October Queen Mary 2 Transatlantic CrossingSOUTHAMPTON, England, Feb. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Cunard and venerable jazz label Blue Note Records are proud to announce an exciting entertainment partnership, which will debut on Cunard's flagship, Queen Mary 2, on October 29, 2015. Guests onboard will embark on a very special Transatlantic Crossing, featuring intimate jazz performances by the Blue Note 75th Anniversary All Star Band, ... |
|Feb 02, 2015||Notification of Transaction of Director/PDMRs|
|MIAMI (February 2, 2015) – Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) was notified on January 30, 2015 that on January 29, 2015 Michael Thamm, Chief Executive Officer of the Costa Group, exercised options to purchase 5,700 ordinary shares with a nominal value of US$1.66 per ordinary share of Carnival plc (the “Shares”) at £29.90 per Share. The options were scheduled to expire on February 27, 2015. Upon exercise, Mr. Thamm sold all 5,700 Shares on the London Stock Exchange at a sale ... |
|Feb 01, 2015||Carnival Corporation Takes People ‘Back to the Sea’ in First-Ever Super Bowl TV Commercial|
|60-second spot features speech given by President John F. Kennedy and stunning images to convey the emotional power of the sea and how cruising reconnects people to each other and the world
New ad from world’s largest cruise company -- created by BBDO-Atlanta and directed by Academy-Award® winner Wally Pfister – conveys why cruising is such a special vacation for millions of people around the world
MIAMI (February 1, 2015) – Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: ... |
|Jan 30, 2015||Miller Named Vice President of Nautical and Safety Operations for Carnival Cruise Line|
|MIAMI (January 30,
2015) – Richard Miller, who served in the U.S. Navy for more than 25 years and
possesses extensive experience in shipboard and shoreside global marine
operations, has been named vice president of nautical and safety operations for
Miami-based Carnival Cruise Line.
In this capacity,
Miller oversees all aspects of maritime safety and nautical operations for the
company’s 24-ship fleet, including marine compliance, quality assurance,
environmental functions and operati... |
|Jan 29, 2015||Costa Group Strengthens Organization|
|Genoa, Italy, January 29, 2015 – Michael Thamm, CEO of the Costa Group, today announced a number of changes to strengthen the leadership team and the company’s organizational structure.Effective February 1st, 2015, the current Senior Vice President Hotel Operations & Product Development, Neil Palomba, will be appointed President of Costa Crociere, Genoa. He will be responsible for managing the Costa brand, as well as for the structure and design of products, sales and customer care at Europe... |
|Jan 28, 2015||Cunard Royal Rendezvous: Queen Elizabeth and The Queen Mary meet as Queen Elizabeth Makes Maiden Call to Long Beach on 5 February 2015|
|Queen Elizabeth Call Marks First-Ever Cunard Stop to the Port of Long BeachSOUTHAMPTON, England, Jan. 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On 5 February 2015, Cunard's Queen Elizabeth will meet her royal relative, the legendary Queen Mary, in a Cunard Royal Rendezvous when Queen Elizabeth docks in Long Beach for the first time ever. This historic maiden call is particularly significant, not only because it is the first time a Cunard vessel has ever called at Long Beach, but because both Cunard and the Quee... |
|Jan 28, 2015||Seabourn Unveils Names Of Its Newest Ships: Seabourn Encore And Seabourn Ovation|
|Seabourn reveals Seabourn Encore via imagery and updates on a new, exciting, dedicated micrositeSEATTLE, Jan. 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The award-winning ultra-luxury, small ship cruise line Seabourn has unveiled the names of its two new ships, both inspired by its current fleet. Announcing Seabourn Encore and Seabourn Ovation - the first will launch in late 2016 and the second in spring 2018.The line has revealed renderings and updates about Seabourn Encore via a new dedicated microsite: http://... |
|Jan 27, 2015||Costa Cruises' 'March Medness' Promotion Features Cruise Fares as Low as $499 on Select Spring 2015 Sailings|
|Savings, onboard credits up to $400 per cabin and reduced third/fourth rates are available on two of the line's newest shipsHOLLYWOOD, Fla. (Jan. 27, 2014) -- Costa Cruises is
turning March Madness into "March Medness" with offers that make a Mediterranean
cruise this spring irresistible. The Italian cruise line is offering fares as
low as $499 per person, up to $400 in onboard credits per cabin and reduced
rates for third and fourth guests in a cabin on seven-night cruises aboard Costa Fasc... |
|Jan 27, 2015||Holland America Line Features Robust Canada and New England Cruise Options for Summer and Fall 2015|
|Three ships to sail 39 cruises from five turnaround portsSeattle, Wash., Jan. 27, 2015 — With 39 cruises throughout Canada
and New England in 2015, Holland America Line offers an extensive array of
cruises in the region that range from seven to 15 days. The voyages carry guests in
elegant comfort aboard ms Eurodam, ms Maasdam or ms Veendam.
exploring the area during the summer when the skies shine blue or in the fall
when the leaves put on an incredible display of jewe... |
|Jan 27, 2015||Boston Market Offers Guests A Delicious Escape From The Cold With 2 For $20 Meal Deal|
|Home Style Chain Also Teams Up with Princess Cruises® to Offer Guests a Chance to Win a Dream Cruise in Its "Cruise in to Win" SweepstakesGOLDEN, Colo., Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The winter doldrums may be upon us, but the comfort and warmth of a hot, home style meal (for two) is just around the corner at your nearest Boston Market. The restaurant –famous for its fresh, never frozen rotisserie chicken – today announced its limited time only "2 for $20 Complete Meal Deal," as well as the laun... |
|Jan 27, 2015||Queen Mary 2 and Queen Victoria to Support Magna Carta's 800th Anniversary|
|Rare facsimile of Salisbury Magna Carta to be carried on boardSOUTHAMPTON, England, Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- A rare facsimile of arguably one of the most important documents in English history, the Magna Carta, will be going on display on board Cunard's flagship liner, Queen Mary 2 and sister ship Queen Victoria between May and September 2015, as the 'Great Charter' sealed by King John in 1215 celebrates its 800th anniversary year. As the shipping line continues to celebrate its 175th anniv... |
|Jan 26, 2015||Carnival Corporation and China Merchants Group Sign Memo of Understanding for Two Potential Joint Ventures to Help Expand the Cruise Industry in China|
|MOU will explore both Port & Destination Development and Ship-Owning joint ventures with the goal of potentially launching China's first world-class domestic cruise brand
Potential joint ventures build on Carnival Corporation's efforts in the past year to help China realize its goal to become one of the top cruise markets in the world
MIAMI, Jan. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest travel and leisure company, today signed... |
|Jan 26, 2015||Tripping Cool Named Carnival Cruise Line's First ‘Tour Operator of the Year’|
|MIAMI (January 26,
2015) – Tripping Cool – which hosted thousands of Carnival Cruise Line guests
on exciting and memorable shore excursions over the past year – has been named
the cruise line’s first-ever “Tour Operator of the Year.”
Cool was selected from hundreds of tour operators who work in tandem with
Carnival to provide guests with unforgettable landside experiences throughout
the Caribbean, Bahamas, Mexico, Canada, and the U.S.
Carnival Cruise Line’s
|Jan 26, 2015||Carnival Cruise Line Offers Special Carnival Vista Europe Group Promotion Through February 28|
|Offer Features 50 Percent Reduced Deposits on Sailings and Increased Amenity Points for Travel Agents MIAMI (January 26, 2015) – With
reservations now open for the new Carnival Vista, which debuts in May 2016 with
eight- to 13-day Mediterranean itineraries, Carnival Cruise Line is hosting a
special promotion offering reduced initial deposit requirements for group
bookings by 50 percent, as well as an enhanced amenity points program for
travel agents, through February 28, 2015.
|Jan 26, 2015||2014 Another Award-Winning Year for Seabourn|
|Readers' Polls, Critics and Travel Industry Professionals On Board with Top RankingsSeattle,
January 26, 2015 - 2014 continued to be another award-winning and
highly-successful year for Seabourn as the ultra-luxury, small ship cruise line
was honored again with many prestigious awards and prominent accolades in the
well-respected travel trade publication Travel Weekly named Seabourn the
"Best Luxury Line" for the fourth year in a row in its 12th annual
|Jan 26, 2015||Holland America Line's ms Veendam Rescues Pilot Who Ditched His Aircraft in the Pacific Ocean Off the Coast of Maui, Hawaii|
|SEATTLE, Jan. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, at 5:21 p.m. local time while en route to Lahaina, Hawaii, Holland America Line's ms Veendam answered a request for assistance from the United States Coast Guard to rescue a pilot who had ditched his single-engine Cirrus SR-22 after he experienced a mechanical issue with the fuel system. The pilot was located approximately 225 nautical miles off the coast of Maui, Hawaii.In partnership with the U.S. Coast Guard, Veendam was able to... |
|Jan 24, 2015||Princess Cruises Salutes Seattle Seahawks Super Fan PJ Ledorze for his 12s Spirit|
|Surprises him with Invitation to Set Sail on First- Ever Seahawks Fan CruiseSANTA CLARITA, Calif., Jan. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Princess Cruises, the Official Cruise Line of the Seattle Seahawks, honored Seattle Seahawks fan PJ LeDorze for embodying the spirit of the 12s and presented him with an invitation to cruise aboard its first-ever "Sail with the 12s Seahawks Fan Cruise" over Father's Day this June. LeDorze performed a random act of kindness following the Jan. 18 conference champi... |
|Jan 23, 2015||Queen Victoria Debuts a Dazzling Re-Fit on 2015 World Voyage Departure|
|QV Sets Sail with Celebratory Fireworks Commemorating Cunard Line's 175th AnniversarySOUTHAMPTON, England, Jan. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Queen Victoria sailed past a fusillade of fireworks to mark the start of her 2015 World Voyage and show off her stunning new look. The ship set out from Southampton in tip-top form having just returned from an intensive 20 day refurbishment at the Blohm & Voss shipyard in Hamburg. You can view footage of Queen Victoria's refurbishment here.Nine brand new s... |
|Jan 23, 2015||Carnival Corporation Launches Shipboard Mobile Gaming Solution For Mid-Cruise Wagering Powered By Scientific Games|
|Guests can wager on their personal mobile devices throughout the ship while in international waters
MIAMI and NEW YORK, Jan. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc, the world's largest travel and leisure company, is using the award-winning iGaming Mobile Platform from Scientific Games to offer its adult guests the ability to wager on their mobile devices throughout its ships while in international waters.
The game offerings available on Carnival's Mobile Casino include a host... |
|Jan 22, 2015||Time is Running Out to Win a Free Cruise for Life from Carnival Corporation|
|World's largest travel and leisure company encourages consumer input at World's Leading Cruise Lines site and YouTube's "Ad Blitz" channel to help select one of four potential TV commercials to kick off winter sales season
More than 80,000 consumers have already shared feedback on TV commercial concepts with only two weeks left to be entered to win a yearly cruise for life
MIAMI, Jan. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest travel... |
|Jan 21, 2015||Cunard Announces The Grills Suites Inclusive Package in Honour of the Line's 175th Anniversary|
|175th Celebration Package with Complimentary Balcony Upgrades Also AvailableSOUTHAMPTON, England, Jan. 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- To celebrate Cunard Line's 175th Anniversary and the storied Queens Grill and Princess Grill Suites tradition, the company announces The Grills Suites Inclusive Package, featuring an array of complimentary amenities, elevating what is already an unsurpassed level of elegance at sea aboard flagship Queen Mary 2, Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth. The Grills Suites Inc... |
|Jan 21, 2015||P&O Cruises’ Guests Deliver New Medical Facility to Remote Vanuatu Island|
|P&O Cruises’ Pacific Partnership with Save the Children has delivered a desperately-needed medical facility to remote Vanuatu Island Aneityum replacing a run-down pre-1970s building with a new dispensary offering modern medical equipment and solar powered electricity. The new dispensary raises healthcare standards on the island with features including a waiting area, a maternity delivery room plus separate consultancy, in-patient and treatment rooms, and new storage facilities and equipment.... |
|Jan 20, 2015||Holland America Line Reveals Summer 2016 European Itineraries for Newbuild ms Koningsdam|
|Ship to homeport at Amsterdam and explore Norway, the Baltic and Iceland
SEATTLE, Jan. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In summer 2016, Holland America Line's newest ship, ms Koningsdam, will debut a series of northern Europe and Baltic cruises as part of the premium line's robust Europe season that features seven ships sailing throughout the region. Koningsdam's summer itineraries — and all of Holland America Line's 2016 summer Europe sailings — will be available for booking in early February. Follo... |
|Jan 19, 2015||Shipload of Fans Sail to the Australian Open|
|It’s game-on for 1800 cruise passengers today, as P&O Cruises’ Pacific Pearl superliner departs Sydney to sail to the Australian Open in Melbourne.
The special cruise will deliver a shipload of tennis fans to the Victorian capital to enjoy two days of the tournament, in a visit expected to inject around $1 million into the State economy.
The passengers will represent one of the biggest single groups to attend the Open on any one day.
P&O Cruises Senior Vice President Tammy Marshall said... |
|Jan 15, 2015||Music Legends Crosby, Stills & Nash Announced as Headline Act aboard Queen Mary 2 on Transatlantic Crossing 4 September 2015|
|SOUTHAMPTON, England, Jan. 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Cunard is proud to announce that Crosby, Stills & Nash will perform a series of exclusive concerts on board the company's Flagship, Queen Mary 2, during her 4-11 September Transatlantic Crossing.The Grammy® Award winning trio, who first performed together at the now legendary Woodstock Festival over four decades ago, will perform three exclusive concerts for passengers on board Queen Mary 2 during the seven-night Transatlantic Crossing from New... |
|Jan 14, 2015||Notification of Transactions of Directors / PDMRs|
|Jan 14, 2015||Two Holland America Line ships Achieve Perfect Scores of 100 on Recent United States Public Health Inspections|
|SEATTLE, Jan. 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Holland America Line's ms Noordam and ms Zuiderdam achieved perfect scores of 100 on recent routine United States Public Health inspections conducted by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The unannounced inspection for ms Noordam was held Jan. 5, 2015, during a call at Fort Lauderdale, Fla., at the start of a 10-day Caribbean cruise. Zuiderdam was inspected Dec. 19, 2014, during a call at Fort Lauderdale at the start of a seven-night C... |
|Jan 13, 2015||Carnival Corporation & plc Declares Dividend|
|MIAMI, Jan. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) has announced that it has declared a dividend of $0.25 per share.
The company's board of directors approved a record date for the quarterly dividend of February 20, 2015, and a payment date of March 13, 2015.
Holders of Carnival Corporation common stock and Carnival plc ADSs will receive the dividend payable in U.S. dollars. The dividend for Carnival plc ordinary shares will be payable in U.S. do... |
|Jan 13, 2015||Princess Cruises Unveils North To Alaska! Cruise Vacation Offerings|
|New "Like a Local" Culinary and Interactive Experiences Bring Authentic Flavors and Culture Onboard
SANTA CLARITA, Calif., Jan. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Building on its long-standing recognition as the best Alaska cruise vacation, Princess Cruises today announced the launch of North to Alaska!, a series of new onboard offerings that fully immerse guests in the Great Alaska experience.
Created in partnership with local experts, North to Alaska! features a variety of authentic Alaska culina... |
|Jan 09, 2015||Micky Arison Takes Helm of FCCA Executive Committee|
|PEMBROKE PINES, Fla., Jan. 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) proudly announces the appointment of its new Executive Committee Chairman—Micky Arison, Carnival Corporation & plc Chairman. He takes the reins from Kevin Sheehan, past president and CEO of Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd., who served as FCCA Chairman for the last five years and proved crucial to growing the FCCA Platinum Membership program and further developing relationships with destinations ... |
|Jan 08, 2015||Carnival plc - Voting Rights and Capital|
|At 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time on 31 December 2014 Carnival plc had 216,016,600 issued ordinary shares of US$1.66 each admitted to trading. Carnival plc holds nil ordinary shares in Treasury.
Although Carnival plc has 216,016,600 issued ordinary shares, the 30,848,634 ordinary shares held by Carnival Investments Limited and 1,115,450 ordinary shares held by Carnival Corporation do not carry the right to vote (in accordance with the Articles of Association of Carnival plc).
|Jan 08, 2015||Holland America Line's ms Zuiderdam Rescues Eight Crewmembers From Sinking Vessel in the Caribbean|
|ms Zaandam also assists seven crewmembers from the yacht Polonus in Antarctica
SEATTLE, Jan. 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- At 2:10 a.m. Jan. 3, 2015, while en route to Oranjestad, Aruba, Holland America Line's ms Zuiderdam answered a distress call from the Bahamian inter-island vessel Excalibur that was sinking with eight crewmembers onboard. Zuiderdam was approximately 15 miles away and the closest ship in the area.
Zuiderdam altered course and was able to successfully execute a nighttime resc... |
|Jan 08, 2015||Princess Cruises Announces Seattle Seahawks Fan Cruise|
|Seattle Seahawks Aboard Crown Princess Sailing to Alaska, June 20 - 27, 2015
SANTA CLARITA, Calif., Jan. 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Princess Cruises, the Official Cruise Line of the Seattle Seahawks, has announced "Sail with the 12s – A Seahawks Fan Cruise," featuring a seven-night Alaska cruise over Father's Day, departing from Seattle, Wash., on Crown Princess on June 20, 2015.
Guests will enjoy the ultimate in player interactions and onboard fan activities including:
Meet and greet ... |
|Jan 07, 2015||Princess Cruises Announces Finalists for Fourth Annual Entertainer of the Year Competition|
|Guests Can Vote for Top Performer during Upcoming Crown Princess Cruise
SANTA CLARITA, Calif., Jan. 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Princess Cruises will soon crown the top guest entertainer for 2014 during the cruise line's fourth annual Entertainer of the Year competition. Four talented finalists have been carefully chosen from the vast array of onboard performers — including vocalists, comedians, magicians, tribute bands and other specialty acts — who delight guests each year, and will compete for... |
|Jan 01, 2015||Princess Cruises Kicks Off 50th Anniversary Year with First-Ever Float in The Rose Parade®|
|Original Love Boat Cast Stars on Float During Iconic New Year's Day Parade
SANTA CLARITA, Calif., Jan. 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The first day of the new year marked Princess Cruises' first-ever debut in the iconic 126th Rose Parade, kicking off the cruise line's 50th anniversary celebration. The float, themed "50 Years of Inspiring Travel" was awarded the prestigious Craftsman Trophy for Exceptional Achievement in Showmanship and Dramatic Impact.
As a special feature the six original cast ... |