Princess Cruises

Princess Cruises Updates Its Beverage Package

October 17, 2017

Although it’s from a Princess cruise I took three years ago, this post: Is the All-Inclusive Beverage Package on Princess Cruises a Good Deal? remains popular with readers of this blog. There is an update. On September 20th, 2017 Princess Cruises announced changes to its on-board beverage offerings, introducing the cruise line’s new Premier Beverage Package. […]

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Princess Cruises to Raise Gratuities Starting January 1, 2016

October 9, 2015

Princess Cruises announced today that it will increase its daily gratuity charge on all voyages departing on or after January 1, 2016. The new daily gratuity amounts for Princess cruise guests will be as follows: • US$12.95 per guest per day for regular staterooms (interior, oceanview and balcony) — an increase of $1.45. • US$13.95 […]

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“The Voice of the Ocean” is Coming to Princess Cruises

August 5, 2015

Princess Cruises is bringing the excitement of TV’s popular international singing competition The Voice onboard some of it ships with “The Voice of the Ocean” as a live, in-person entertainment event starting this fall. The vocal competition debuts aboard the Regal Princess in October, 2015. In November, The Voice of the Ocean will be aboard the Royal Princess and Caribbean Princess.  Eight additional ships will […]

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Is the All-Inclusive Beverage Package on Princess Cruises a Good Deal?

November 17, 2014

NOTE: On Sept. 20th, 2017 Princess Cruises changed to the new Premier Beverage Package. Learn about the changes in this post. On two different cruises during the past year, we’ve tried out the pay-one-price drink packages on Holland America Line and Royal Caribbean.  For comparison, I checked out the relatively new All Inclusive Beverage Package […]

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