Princess Cruises

Sun Princess on her sea trials starting to sail

The search is on for an Aussie cruise celebrity like Pitbull

We are searching for an Aussie Pitbull Prosecco as Princess Cruises serves up drinks names after stars

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Jun 7 2024
Diamond Princess sailing in Kagoshima

Asia is the hot new destination with lines offering great new deals

Asia is the hot new destination with Princess Cruises extending its Japan itineraries for the 2025-26 season.

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Jun 4 2024
Holland America Line last to stub out balcony smoking

Where cruise lines stand on the Big Debate: should smoking be banned

Should smokers be allowed to light up on board a cruise ship? It's a big debate among cruisers

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . May 16 2024
Princess' 2026 Europe season with the Sky Princess

Princess’ 2026 Europe season will have five ships sailing

Princess Cruises has revealed its 2026 European season with a staggering five ships to be based in Europe to sail over 222 cruises.  

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . May 13 2024
The Grand Princess ship will not sail in Australian in 2025/26 cruising on the water

Shock as Princess opts to homeport only two ships in Australia and axes scores of cruises

Princess Cruises, one of Australia's favourites, has just two ships in Australia in 2025 after cancelling Grand Princess sailings

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . May 10 2024
Royal Caribbean has lined up short cruises from Brisbane for 2024.

Short cruises from Brisbane offered for as low as $249 pp

Several major cruise lines line up several short cruises from Brisbane for all seasons of 2024 ranging from two to five-nights.

WORDS BY Nuelan Magbanua . May 2 2024
Royal Caribbean offers short cruises from Sydney onboard Ovation of the Seas.

Cruise lines offer short cruises from Sydney for as low as $238pp

Major cruise lines are highlighting short cruises from Sydney for travellers who are looking for a quick getaway to provide themselves the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

WORDS BY Nuelan Magbanua . Apr 26 2024
Hannah Waddingham Sun Princess

Hannah Waddingham christens Sun Princess

Celebrating the launch of Sun Princess, the ship was officially welcomed by her new godmother, British actress Hannah Waddingham.

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Apr 24 2024
Royal Caribbean's Quantum of the Seas in Singapore as part of the line's Southeast Asia cruises.

2025 Best cruises from Southeast Asia from $462pp for five nights

Recognizing the potential of the region as a promising market for the cruising industry, major cruise lines like Royal Caribbean, Princess Cruises, and Norwegian Cruise Line are increasing their number of cruises in Southeast Asia.

WORDS BY Nuelan Magbanua . Apr 16 2024
Coral Princess in docked in Port Melbourne
Cruise Consumers

Is Coral Princess Australia’s favourite ship?

There has been an outpouring of love and affection for the highly-rated Coral Princess as its second season sailing out of Brisbane comes to a close.

WORDS BY Grant Jones . Apr 4 2024
Coral Princess in docked in Port Melbourne

Exclusive: Record season, but price rises on the way, says survey

Australia’s cruise season, which ends in just a few short weeks, has proved to be the biggest yet, but price rises are likely on the way for next season.

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Mar 28 2024