How to Cruise With Your Powerball Winnings

By The Cruise Web, Inc.

Powerball JackpotDo you have the Powerball fever? Have you picked your numbers and bought your ticket? If you have, then you are probably already having fun planning how to spend your $500 million jackpot – just like some of us here at The Cruise Web .

We’ve scoured all of our wonderful, luxurious and exotic cruise itineraries and have come up with these three Powerball-worthy trips to take with our winnings.

Keep reading to check them out.

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November 28, 2012   No Comments

Crystal Cruises Previews 2015 World Cruise

By Austin Gambino, The Cruise Web, Inc.

Courtesy of Crystal Cruises.

Serene, isn't it?Ever been interested in seeing the world, but the logistics are just too complex for transportation, hotels, meals and activities?  Well, if you are a cruise connoisseur, and have 108 available days, Crystal Cruises is giving you the opportunity to plan way ahead of time. [Read more →]

July 27, 2012   3 Comments

Seabourn Announces Guest Speakers for World Cruise

Courtesy of Seabourn Cruise Line.

Seabourn has recruited a diverse and expert team of guest speakers to entertain and inform passengers on their upcoming 2013 World Cruise on the Seabourn Quest. The sailing leaves from Ft. Lauderdale in January and reaches its final destination of Venice, Italy in May. In between, the ship will visit Australia, India, the South Pacific and countries surrounding the Mediterranean Sea. [Read more →]

July 18, 2012   No Comments

Re-Exploration & Discovery

By The Cruise Web, Inc.

CompassThis month we’re channeling our inner explorers and looking at ways to re-discover our world. Fortunately for us, many cruise itineraries imitate the routes charted by some of history’s greatest explorers. So if you’re feeling adventurous, pull out your compass, gather your bearings and set out to recreate these famous explorations. Or just find a cruise that will do the hard part for you – leaving you with all of the fun and none of the scurvy.

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November 17, 2010   1 Comment

Princess Cruises Passengers to Explore the Globe with World Cruises in 2011 and 2012

Courtesy of Princess Cruises.

Princess Cruises will offer adventurous passengers two opportunities in 2011 and 2012 to experience one of travel’s most grand voyages — the World Cruise. Sailing to multiple continents and encompassing dozens of the globe’s treasured places, these fascinating itineraries will give travelers the unique opportunity to experience the world while enjoying Princess’ famed style and service.

Princess BalconyJust announced, the intimate Pacific Princess will sail on a 107-day journey from Ft. Lauderdale to Venice, departing January 13, 2012, offering the line’s popular small-ship cruising experience. For an Australian-style world cruise, Dawn Princess will sail roundtrip from Sydney on May 25, 2011.

Travelers on these voyages will be able to experience numerous UNESCO World Heritage Sites — such as Fiordland National Park in New Zealand, the Hiroshima Peace Memorial, and historic Cairo — and can opt to travel beyond the ports in some locations with overland excursions to such must-see destinations as the Great Wall of China and Angkor Wat, Cambodia. Pacific Princess will also introduce three new ports for Princess — Santa Marta, Colombia; Puerto Quepos, Costa Rica; and Manama, Bahrain. [Read more →]

June 17, 2010   4 Comments

Holland America Offers Exciting New 2010 World Cruise Overland Adventures

Courtesy of Holland America Line

Holland America - Sunset at SeaHolland America Line is offering exciting new World Cruise tours and Overland Adventure tours in some of the world’s most exotic locations: South America, Africa, India and the Far East.

Overland Adventures allow guests to extend their holiday or Grand World Voyage with an in-depth exploration of regions such as India, the Far East, Africa and South America. The adventures range from two- and three-day tours to eight-day explorations.

“More cruise guests are looking to fully immerse themselves in the culture they’ve flown thousands of miles to see,” said Richard D. Meadows, CTC, executive vice president, marketing, sales and guest programs for Holland America Line. “By prearranging and offering these unique tours, we’re making it simple for our guests to take full advantage of their time.”

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August 11, 2009   No Comments

Big Itinerary: World Cruise

By Brandon Biss, Senior Cruise Consultant, The Cruise Web.

After reading one of The Cruise Web’s last postings, “Homeports:  Busting the Myth”, I rushed to my hometown to get my Philly cheese steak fix.  I walked into Jim’s on South St. and ordered the usual:  whiz without, with mushrooms and sweet peppers.  The steak was gigantic and I couldn’t help but think, “Man, sometimes bigger is just better.”  This is true of many things:  a big Terps basketball win over Duke, a big bone-in rib eye on the Emerald Princess, and the big brand-new Oasis of the Seas.

While these things are wonderful to me, a BIG VALUE is something we can all appreciate.  This is why we all enjoy cruising!  One of the biggest values that many cruisers do not know about is the WORLD CRUISE. Almost every cruise line offers their own version of a world cruise.  World cruises sail between January and May for between 90-120 days.  These voyages visit the world’s most well-known sites and offer the convenience of an around-the-world voyage while only unpacking once!  [Read more →]

June 17, 2009   5 Comments