In fact it was the Russian Waterways cruises that sparked the renewed interest in river cruising
about a decade ago.
Called Personal Choice Cruising
, the concept is centered around a special dining plan that allows passengers to eat dinner whenever they wish between 5:30 and 10 p.
Perceptions about cruising
have changed," says Denine Rodney, vice president for Accent Travel and Tours, a black-owned travel agency in New York City.
One of the best-known names in cruising
, Princess Cruises is a global cruise and tour company operating a fleet of 15 modern ships renowned for their innovative design and wide array of choices in dining, entertainment and amenities, all provided in an environment of exceptional customer service.
But because it romanticized cruising
, people are not hung up on the tragedy.
NCL's Freestyle Cruising
turns traditional cruising
on its head and is characterized, in particular, by having no fixed dining times, no formal dress codes, relaxed disembarkation, up to 10 different restaurants and even more lounges, bars, theatres and other entertainment and activity options.
industry's good news - that bookings are stronger in this fall season, which traditionally is soft - may not be so beauteous for passengers.
The relationship allows us to combine the beauty of cruising
the world's oceans and the relaxing atmosphere of our yachtlike ships with time-honored and unique spa treatments to offer our guests a total sense of renewal through a very special and memorable spa experience.
When it comes to cruising
in style, ultraluxury ships float in a pretty rarified realm.
The new ships, with the project name "F3", will incorporate a world of new features and will represent NCL's third generation of Freestyle Cruising
ships, a further evolution of NCL's progressive dismantling of the structure, regimentation, and constraints of the traditional cruise experience.