$50M renovation of Oceania Ships

  Oceania Cruises has recently announced that it will spend $50 million refurbishing its three 684-passenger ships— the Regatta, Insignia and Nautica.   Oceania plans to overhaul it suites, staterooms and public spaces, an match the color schemes and decor of the line’s newer ships, the Marina and Riviera.  Owner’s and Vista suites will be given new bathrooms, adding new showers and vanities.   The Terrace Cafes will each get a new and improved grill, and the …

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Windstar’s new look and exciting land tours for 2013

If you are not familiar with Windstar, let me give you a little information about this lovely line.  They offer a unique yachting experience aboard their three tall ships, and the relatively small size (just 148 to 312 passengers) affords them access to small ports and hidden coves that many larger ships cannot visit. Windstar has, over the past year, been in the process of a series of renovations their fleet, and completed work on the last …

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Change has come… To Paul Gauguin!

News from Paul Gauguin- guests aboard the line’s lovely ship will now find themselves on a  thoroughly updated and redecorated  vessel,  allowing  them to enjoy even more luxury and comfort! Paul Gauguin Cruises has proudly revealed the completion of a $7 million renovation, which took place during the ship’s 10-night crossing from Tahiti to Brisbane, Australia, as well as during the 11-night dry dock that followed. Extensive improvements were made to both the interiors and exteriors of The …

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Royal Caribbean Updating Older Ships With New Features

In 1988 Royal Caribbean introduced a new era of cruising with its ship Sovereign of the Seas, which is considered the industry’s very first mega-ship.  Since then, they have built themselves into the second largest cruise line with the addition of numerous ships that cruise both the Caribbean and beyond. This successful line has kept their ships in the water for many years, and has decided it’s time for a major overhaul on a number of the …

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