Cruise News 30 December 2008

There are some excellent deals coming up at the moment. Here are a couple to whet your appetite…

  • Costa Cruises, Classica, has berths on their 5-night cruise from Shanghai, China to Fukuoka, Japan, on to Cheju, south Korea and back to Shanghai. Deal includes return economy airfares with Singapore Airlines from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane or Adelaide and one night at the Hyatt on the Bund in Singapore. From $1,799.00 . Sailings 28 August, 16 September and 6 October.
    Email me for a PDF flier with more info – put Japan & Korea in the subject line please. martin@travelchoice.com.au
  • The Athena is using Fremantle and Adelaide as home ports. There are 16 cruises, the first left on December 20, taking in Asia, Bali, WA coast, Kangaroo Island and a new 5-night cruise around Tasmania, docking at Devonport, Port Arthur and Hobart.
    The 16,200 ton Athena takes 600 passengers and has a wrap-around promenade deck, a pool, gifness centre, five bars and lounges, cinema, formal and casual restaurants.
    Please ask me for more information, the 2009/2010 brochure will be out in January but meanwhile I can send you a PDF… just put Athena in the subject line. For a photo of the Athena and more technical info check out shipspotting
    martin@travelchoice.com.au