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Princess Launches Sports Betting at Sea. Why Non-Gambling Cruisers Should be Happy

Princess Ocean Sportsbook Princess Cruises' drink packages program allows for a range of high-tech enhancements to the guest experience, including contactless payments, high-speed internet, easy entry, and now even sports betting at sea.  Of course those who like to put their money where their jersey is will enjoy this new option, but we think there is also good reason for those who don't partake to be happy about the news.... read more

3 Night Princess Cays - Princess Patter

Three night sailing on Sky Princess right after her very first arrival to her home port of Port Everglades. This sailing was scheduled to go to Princess Cays, but that call was cancelled due to weather, so you can see two Princess Patters for that day - one for Princess Cay (including a destination map and guide), and another for the sea day.

Princess Cruises 'Best. Sale. Ever.' - Drinks, WiFi, and Gratuities on All Destinations and Staterooms

Princess Cruises Best Sale Ever

It's been popular lately for lines to bundle things like drinks and WiFi, and they often make for great deals.  The difference with this promotion from Princess is not restricting these sales to certain room types, they're not just for a small number of sailings, and, the benefits are so good that it may make sense even for people not super excited about drinks and WiFi - we did the math...

March 2020 - Sail the Western Caribbean on the New Sky Princess $569pp

Sky Princess

Usually when new ships come out it means paying a premium to sail on them.  While casually browsing though, we found that the March 8 Wester Caribbean Sky Princess sailing has insides starting at just $569 per person.  That's $81 per person per night for a new ship on a premium line.  CruiseHabit contributor Ric just got off Sky Princess and was wowed by the quality of ingredients in the food, the number of great spaces in The Piazza, as well as the friendly service.  If you don't have the vacation time to make this happen, you'll be glad to know that Sky Princess has MedallionNet, part of the new Ocean Medallion technology initiative, so the internet is fast, reliable, and surprisingly inexpensive (starting at just $9/day).

Shipboard Internet Gets Faster & More Affordable on More Ships

Princess MedallionNet - High-Speed Internet at SeaMedallionNet, Princess Cruises' high speed shipboard internet/WiFi service, part of the Ocean Medallion program is itself picking up steam.  While available only on Regal Princess just months ago, the service, allowing guests fast and affordable internet access, as well as a number of guest experience enhancements, is now available on four Princess ships, and will soon be available on a total of ten ships - nine of them before the end of 2019... read more