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Caribbean Princess is Eighth Princess Ship to Return to Cruise Service

Nov 29, 2021

Princess Cruises marked the return to service of the Caribbean Princess, the eighth ship in the fleet to resume cruises from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Guests sailing onboard the Caribbean Princess received warm welcome onboard by the crew, senior officers and Princess Cruises President John Padget, before the ship set sail on a 7 Night cruise to the Eastern Caribbean.

Resuming Cruises of Two Princess Cruise Ships in U.S. is Delayed

Nov 24, 2021

Princess Cruises has announced cancellations of 19 voyages scheduled for Crown Princess and Island Princess. Guests who have booked these cruises and travel agents are informed about the latest changes.

New Princess Cruise Ship is Love at First Sight

Nov 10, 2021

On 9th of November, Princess Cruises presented the newest Medallion Class vessel-Enchanted Princess, showcasing the stunning interior designs and many more special features that offer the future guests unprecedented experience. The naming ceremony is to be broadcast on Monday, 13th of December on the Company’s Facebook page, their site and YouTube channels, expecting for many more details about this beauty. 

Diamond Princess Captain Gennaro Arma receives an award for his conduct as leader

Nov 08, 2021

The 39th edition of the "Una Vita per il Mare" (A life dedicated to the sea) award took place at the Sala Nobile, in the Palazzo del Consiglio dei twelve cavalieri di S. Stefano, in Pisa, Italy. The event was organized by the Italian Naval League of Pisa, honoring maritime professionals who have went above and beyond by promoting, safeguarding and protecting the seafaring culture.

Fifth Princess Cruise Ship Restarts Operations From Los Angeles

Oct 15, 2021

Princess Cruises continues to push forward with resuming operations and welcoming guests back on more cruise ships. Today the company announced another big comeback of the Emerald Princess departing from the Port of Los Angeles on a 15-day Panama Canal cruise to Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. The very first guests were welcomed onboard by Emerald Princess teammates with a special ribbon-cutting ceremony.

Carnival Corporation Named World's Best Employers of 2021 by Forbes

Oct 14, 2021

A worldwide independent survey among more than 150, 000 employees in 58 countries working full-or part-time was conducted by Forbes, which they used to determine The World’s Best Employers list. The participants anonymously answered questions, evaluated their current employer, showed their free will to recommend their company to close friends and family and graded their satisfaction of the working atmosphere, salary, potential promotions and other factors.

Stern releases ranking of the most environmentally friendly and safe cruise ships

Oct 14, 2021

The German weekly magazine Stern together with Scope ESG Analysis published a list of the most environmentally friendly and safe cruise ships. The ranking is based 70% on the environmental score and 30% on a safety score, the report said. For the environmental score, it was taken in consideration how much CO2 a cruise ship emits with regard to the climate targets to be achieved. The report shows to what extent the cruise lines miss, achieve or exceed these goals.

Majestic Princess celebrates the arrival and return at the Port of Los Angeles

Oct 08, 2021

Princess Cruises celebrated the arrival and return to service of the Majestic Princess in the Port of Los Angeles.

"We are pleased to welcome guests aboard the Majestic Princess today and celebrate the ship's maiden voyage from the West Coast," said Jan Swartz, President of Princess Cruises.

Sky Princess Arrives in Southampton Ahead the UK Summer Seacation Season

Jul 23, 2021

Today Princess Cruises’ ship Sky Princess arrived In Southampton on a gorgeous summer morning ahead of her debute for the UK Summer Seacation season. At the helm of the ship is Captain Tuvo who, together with all the amazing Princess crew on board, will welcome guests back starting next month.

The Gladiator Captain at the helm of Princess Cruises newest ship Discovery Princess

Jul 22, 2021

Princess Cruises has announced the opening team of senior officers for the newest ship Discovery Princess set to debute in spring 2022. Once the ship is completed by the Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri, Captain Gennaro Arma will officially bring the ship into service from the shipyard in Monfalcone.