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Head to head: Celebrity and Princess to show off their best in 2023

Two of Australia’s favourite cruise lines will be sailing head-to-head next year in a bid to woo the highly valuable premium cruiser. Princess and Celebrity Cruises will be bring their best ships: the new Celebrity […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Apr 28 2022
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Princess reveals its 2023/24 season with 40 Aussie cruises and 30 New Zealand voyages

Princess Cruises today announced their 2023/24 cruise program, which includes the longest ever roundtrip cruise from Sydney. The 110-day world cruise will depart in late April 2024. Bookings for the 2023/24 season will open in […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Nov 23 2021
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Princess Cruises cancels sailings on Sapphire and Royal Princess through till March 2022

Princess Cruises has revealed it would be cancelling sailings in Australia and New Zealand till January 27, 2022. As a result of the pause extension, Coral Princess voyages through January 17 are cancelled and Royal […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Sep 22 2021
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Princess Cruises pulls out of South Pacific cruises as pandemic ravages the region

Princess Cruises has left the South Pacific off its early 2022 season lineup as it concedes that COVID restrictions will prevent it from cruising to some planned destinations. But the line has promised to increase […]

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . Jul 22 2021
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Cruise on your favourite ship and destination from $169pp per night

It’s killing two birds with one stone – cruising on your favourite Royal Princess to your favourite destination, New Zealand. Starting from Sydney, you will take in the joys of visiting Melbourne, Hobart, cruising through […]

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Apr 19 2021
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Royal Princess cruise to Auckland with free balcony cabin upgrade for just $169 a night

This is your chance to experience the popular Royal Princess when she spends her inaugural season Down Under and sails to Australians’ favourite destination – New Zealand. You will practically walk on water when you […]

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Feb 9 2021
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Princess Cruises returns to New Zealand with a host of new experiences

The breath-taking beauty of New Zealand has always been close to the hearts of Australian cruisers. As the country’s favourite line returns Down Under next year, it will do so with some of the most […]

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Nov 16 2020
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Alaska seaplane crash – what went wrong?

Canadian air crash investigators are expected to interview the pilot of one of the seaplanes which crashed in Alaska, causing the deaths of five Princess Cruises passengers and a pilot on a shore excursion. They […]

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . May 17 2019
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Royal Princess heads to Alaska in 2019

Princess Cruises has today announced that Royal Princess will make her maiden voyage to Alaska in 2019. As the largest Princess ship to cruise Alaskan waters, the arrival of the 330 metre-long, 141,000 ton liner will mark 50 Years of Alaska […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Dec 5 2017
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Love Boat cast named godparents of Princess Cruises’ Regal Princess

The original cast members of US TV show, The Love Boat, have been appointed godparents to Princess Cruises’ newest ship, Regal Princess. Gavin MacLeod (Captain Stubing), Fred Grandy (Gopher the chief purser), Ted Lange (Isaac […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Aug 14 2014
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Princess Cruises orders a new cruise ship

Princess Cruises is expanding its fleet, with a brand new ship scheduled to enter service in 2017. The 143,000-tonne ship will be built by Italian company, Fincantieri, and will have similar features and design to […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Jul 31 2014