Category Archives: Uncategorized

Carnival signs pop star Nick Jonas to perform on two ships

Singer/song writer will do shows on Carnival Victory and Liberty By Patti Pietschmann Teen favorite and multi-platinum and Grammy-nominated recording artist and award-winning songwriter will be performing for Carnival Cruise Line passengers this fall while the ships are docked in Nassau as part … Continue reading

Posted in Celebrities on cruise ships, cruise news, Shipboard entertainment, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Edie and the jets

Crystal Cruises CEO/president gets keys to spiffy new Boeing 777  It’s luxury travel provider Crystal Cruises latest extravagance. An amazing, over-the-top  swank aircraft that will fly the friendly skies with  Crystal AirCruise.    Edie Rodriguez took possession of her company’s spirited … Continue reading

Posted in cruise news, Crystal Cruises, Edie Rodriguez, luxury cruises, Private jets, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Buy Carnival cruise with 3 easy payments

Photo by Richard Pietschmann Carnival Cruises, already one of the most affordable in the industry, is making it easier for passengers to pay for their trips with Carnival EasyPay which allows bookers to pay for cruises in three monthly installments. You must … Continue reading

Posted in cruise news, cruise bargains, Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Silversea Silver Cloud prepares to ‘break ice’

Little luxury liner converting to deluxe ice-class expedition ship By Patti Pietschmann We not only sailed on the Silver Cloud during her formative years and later, we ere among a small group of journalists flown to Italy for a hard … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Lazy days on chic Crystal Cruises(photos)

Nothing like sailing on the open sea on Crystal Symphony or Serenity with nothing to do to but.. By Patti Covello Pietschmann with photos by Richard Pietschmann Love days at sea? Most seasoned cruisers do. Some of us  actually more … Continue reading

Posted in butlers on ships, cruise news, Crystal Cruises, luxury cruises, penthouses at sea, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Carnival Corp. signs MOA with China to build new ships

This just in by Patti Pietschmann The world’s biggest operator of individually branded cruise lines such as Princess, Holland America, Seabourn, Fathom, Costa etc, is growing even larger with the pending addition of new ships that will be built in … Continue reading

Posted in cruise news, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

A Silversea Cruises photo recall

The Grand Suite Life on Silversea (Reprinted  from 2009) By Patti Pietschmann Photo of Silver Whisper courtesy of Silversea I squealed with glee as the steward let us into our Grand suite—a 1,434 square foot concert of marble and mahogany … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment