New smoking rules clear the air aboard cruise ships

Travelers who loved vacationing on the Carnival Paradise, which once was a cruise ship entirely cigarette smoke free among passengers and crew, have reason to cheer. As 2011 draws toward a close, second-hand smoke at sea is dissipating. With this year’s trend toward prohibiting smoking in cabins and in most gathering spots aboard ships, cruise lines slowly are catching up to the lifestyles of their passengers at home, where work places, public areas, restaurants, and bars are …

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Azamara Club Cruises partners with perfumer Oliver Decoster

The always exclusive Azamara Club Cruises has added another special amenity to its line; it has become the only cruise line to introduce the European ‘About Rose’ collection of toiletry products on its ships, the Azamara Quest and Azamara Journey. Created by master-perfumer Olivier Decoster, ‘About Rose’ blends rich product  and fragrance formulations to offer superior hair, bath and body products for both men and women.  Catered to the discerning traveler, these products will provide a spa-quality …

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Azamara Club Cruises teams with master perfumer Oliver Decoster to provide signature ‘About Rose’ amenities

Azamara Club Cruises introduces the European ‘About Rose’ collection of toiletry products on its two intimate ships, Azamara Quest and Azamara Journey. From master-perfumer Olivier Decoster, ‘About Rose’ offers guests a new range of toiletry products to enjoy during their voyage with Azamara. The signature collection, available now, blends rich product formulations and unique fragrance compositions to offer spa-quality hair, bath and body products for both men and women. “Up-market travelers on a destination-immersive voyage with Azamara Club …

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Azamara offers 2-for-1 fares and up to a $2,000 air credit on Europe 2011 sailings

Azamara Club Cruises is offering two-for-one fares, included gratuities and up to $2,000 air credit per couple for new bookings on Europe 2011 sailings made by Dec. 31. The company also offers 50 percent savings on advance reservations for most shore excursions. Travelers who book a Club Ocean-view, Veranda and Continent Suite stateroom will receive $500 air credit per person toward airfare from more than 70 North American gateways, while Club World Owner and Ocean Suite guests …

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Azamara’s All-Inclusive Gets More Inclusive!

Azamara Club Cruises have made some changes to their policies.  This translates to good news for the passenger, as Azamara is adding a number of things into their all inclusive fare!  Effective 4/1/10, guests will see the following changes: Drinks are included: sodas, bottled water, coffees and wine are now included in the fare. No need to tip: gratuities are now included. Suite guests will now receive complimentary dining in Azamara’s specialty restaurants, and English butler service in …

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