A WORLD AWAY
See the world in 2019 on an epic 106-day Sydney-toSydney global cruise calling at 39 destinations across 32 countries with the elegant comfort of Princess Cruises. Sea Princess will embark on the world voyage through the Indian Ocean, Mediterranean Sea, Baltic Sea, Atlantic Ocean, Panama Canal and Pacific Ocean, with access to visit more than 15 UNESCO World Heritage Sites such as Stonehenge.
Princess Cruises’ Australia and New Zealand vice-president Stuart Allison said the line’s 2018 World Cruise from Australia is already at capacity, reflecting the demand by Australians for cruise holidays to explore the globe.
“For World Cruise 2019, we’re inviting guests to make the most of each port destination with three overnight stays in Dubai, St Petersburg and New York,” he said. “We’re also encouraging more immersive experiences with 13 More Ashore calls in popular destinations including Barcelona, London (Dover), Cobh where guests can join in the port’s World Cruise Australia Day celebrations, Charleston, Lima (Callao), and Papeete.”
Fares for Sea Princess’s 2019 world cruise go on sale on Thursday at 9am EST, with fares for the full 106-day roundtrip voyage departing Sydney on May 14, 2019, priced from $22,999 a person twin share. PH 13 24 88, PRINCESS.COM
FLEET KEEPS GROWING
Viking Cruises continues to expand with an order for seven new river ships to debut in 2019.
Six award-winning Viking longships will sail on the Rhine, Main and Danube rivers, while one vessel will be specifically designed for Portugal’s Douro River.
Just days until fares for Sea Princess’s 2019 world cruise go on sale (main); European river exploration and adrenaline-inducing activities are in the line-up for other exciting sails.