Celebrity Cruises and the deal with tips

by Cruise Ship News When you are new to cruising then it might seem strange when you find out about cruise ship gratuities, which some people call cruise tips, and service charges. The first reaction to most new cruisers is complete surprise and things become more confusing when there is a mix of fixed charges, and service charges. Each cruise … Read more

Celebrity Cruises Adds Features to Concierge Class Service

TravelPulse Celebrity Cruises has added new features to the services offered under the line’s “Concierge Class” accommodations. In addition to the personal service of a professional concierge and other amenities, guests will now receive hand-delivered, customized courtesy cards with which guests can directly contact the concierge at any time during the cruise. In addition, priority debarkation services have been enhanced to … Read more

Celebrity Cruises to launch first roundtrip voyages out of Istanbul

By Gene Sloan, USA TODAY The Celebrity Constellation, operated by Celebrity Cruises. Courtesy Celebrity Cruises   Celebrity Cruises has announced plans for roundtrip voyages out of Istanbul — a first for the line. The fast-growing company says it will offer three 12-night sailings from the Turkish city in the fall of 2011 on the 2,034-passenger Celebrity Constellation. The new “Greek … Read more