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rock and roll at sea

Rock & Roll @ Sea Cruise

Are you ready to rock? At sea, that is. On the Rock & Roll at Sea cruise to the Caribbean aboard Princess Cruises’ Emerald Princess. Rock & Roll @ Sea is a 7-day cruise to the Caribbean that departs Fort Lauderdale on March 26, 2015 and returns on April 2nd. It features The George Brothers Band from Michigan playing the best of classic rock & roll, in between adventures on white sand beaches and in crystal blue waters. Ready to get the party started? Read on to find out what you Read more [...]
Regal Princess

Regal Princess

Have you heard about the cruise ship with the glass-bottom, over-the-ocean-hanging SeaWalk attraction? The attraction that USA Today called one of the “Top Gee-Whiz Features at Sea?” Its on the Regal Princess, a Princess Cruises ship that offers many exciting and innovative features in addition to SeaWalk. Want to hear more? Here’s the scoop on Regal Princess. Read more [...]
costco cruises

Costco Cruises with the Grand Princess

A couple of months or so ago, the Grand Princess offered one of Costco's top-selling cruises. At the moment, this is no longer the case, but the Grand Princess is still a very popular ship that Costco members have rated highly. Because of its once (and perhaps future) top-selling status, we decided the Grand Princess needs its own article. Below we supply an overview of the cruises you can take with the Grand Princess, as well as explain how to book Grand Princess cruises through Costco Travel. Read more [...]
The Love Boat and Princess Cruises

The Love Boat and Princess Cruises

Princess Cruises is sometimes called the "Love Boat cruise line," which is completely inexplicable unless you're familiar with The Love Boat television series and Princess Cruises' role therein. Princess Cruises played an essential role in The Love Boat, and Princess Cruises came to prominence largely because of its role in the hit television series; in fact, cruising itself came to prominence in part because of the show. Below we explain the precise connection between Princess Cruises and The Love Boat. If anyone ever asks you why Princess Cruises is called the "Love Boat cruise line," you'll have a ready answer. Read more [...]
Princess Cruises

Princess Cruise Lines: An Overview

We have written this article and given it the title "Princess Cruise Lines" primarily to clear up a confusion. There is actually no Princess Cruise Lines - plenty of people search for it, but technically no company goes by that name - but there is a Princess Cruises, the "Love Boat" cruise line because one of its ships was used for the television show. Princess Cruises is owned by Carnival Corporation & PLC, an enormous enterprise that operates several distinct cruise lines. Perhaps people simply think Princess Cruises is called Princess Cruise Lines, or it might be that people are mixing up a single cruise line (Princess Cruises) with the company that owns it, mistakenly thinking that the cruise line conglomerate Carnival Corporation is called Princess. Whatever the confusion, we set everything straight below. Read more [...]

Princess Cruises

Princess Cruises is a cruise line based in Santa Clarita, California. The cruise line is owned by Carnival Corporation & PLC, the world’s largest cruise ship operator. Although Princess Cruises is based in America, with its executive control being handled by Carnival Corporation’s American division, it is a British-American owned cruise line. It is, in other words, a dual listed company that is registered in both the United States and Britain. Among other things, this means that some of Princess Cruises’ business operations, like marketing in the United Kingdom, are handled in Britain. Read more [...]