Princess Cruises formed a partnership with master chocolatier and pastry designer Norman Love to create 'Chocolate Journeys,' featuring custom-crafted desserts, chocolate and wine pairings, and chocolate bites created by one of the top names in artisan chocolate.
Norwegian Cruise Line added more choices and flexibility at its complimentary dining venues, including new menus and a Chocoholic Night once per cruise. Moreover, passengers can now make main dining reservations up to 90 days in advance.
Star Cruises plans celebrations for four national days on board its ships during August, commemorating the Independence Day for Singapore (Aug. 9), India (Aug. 15), Indonesia (Aug. 17) and Malaysia (Aug 31).
Capitalizing on the growing popularity of craft beer in the US, Carnival Cruise Lines forged an exclusive agreement to offer Tampa-based Cigar City Brewing’s craft beers on all of its Florida-based ships.
Seabourn Sojourn's 11-day 'Best of the Riviera Food & Wine Cruise' offers daily culinary events, 'Shopping with the Chef' excursions in local markets, cooking demonstrations by celebrity guest chefs and tastings of local specialties.
Un-Cruise Adventures’ 88-passenger S.S. Legacy will sail a new wine-centric itinerary on four departures along the Columbia and Snake Rivers in 2015. Sailing round-trip Portland, Ore., the cruise blends the scenery of four rivers with visits to nine wineries.
2015 theme cruises at American Cruise Lines range from 'Savories of the South' to 'Civil War Eastern Theater' and 'Puget Sound Food & Wine.' Jazz and lobster are featured, too.
Cunard Line celebrity chef and partner Todd English will join Queen Mary 2's US Independence Day cruise from New York to Boston. Aboard the July 1 voyage, English is to develop a new menu with the ship's culinary team that will debut later this summer.
Celebrity Cruises UK & Ireland has teamed with food and recipe website, Great British Chefs. The rapidly growing website, with over 100 featured chefs boasting 120 Michelin Stars between them, is one of Britain’s leading authorities on cooking providing recipes, tips and how-to videos.
Paul Gauguin Cruises is offering a variety of shore excursions for food and wine connoisseurs in connection with this summer's seven-night Europe voyages.