Tuesday, 17 June 2008

Windstar Cruises named 'World's Most Romantic'


Enjoy unsurpassed romance and luxury, starting at $1991 per person, twin share

Travel the World is pleased to announce that Windstar Cruises has been named 'Most Romantic Cruise Line' by Porthole Cruise Magazine. With a three-ship fleet of luxury motor yachts, Windstar transports guests to the legend and romance of some of the most sought after settings in the world, including the Greek Isles, the Caribbean and South America.

A favourite of honeymooners and couples worldwide, Windstar offers guests the kind of true peace, solitude and relaxation that only days away at sea can bring. Its intimate size and personal service make guests feel as if they're on their own private yacht. Windstar's popular 'Romance Under Sail' option is an unforgettable way to celebrate a special occasion – whether it's romantic picnics on the beach, rejuvenating spa treatments or private shore excursions for two.

"It is our honour that guests choose to celebrate their special occasions with us," said Diane Moore, President, Windstar Cruises. "Our relaxed attitude, picturesque destinations and pampering service help ensure that the romance of Windstar Cruises endures."

Being named the 'World's Most Romantic Cruise Line' is just the latest in a series of accolades for Windstar. The cruise line earned top honors in Travel + Leisure's World's 2007 Best Awards and was voted among 'The World's Best Small Ships' by Condé Nast Traveler readers in 2007. Windstar was also recognised as the best small-ship cruise vacation by readers of Celebrated Living and named 'Best Tall Ship' by Porthole Cruise Magazine in their 9th Annual Readers' Choice Awards.

Experience Windstar's award-winning product on one of its spectacular voyages aboard msy Wind Spirit, msy Wind Star and msy Wind Surf. Travel the World have fantastic last minute 2008 Europe Specials offering a variety of 7-night cruises to Monte Carlo, Rome, Barcelona, Venice, Dubrovnik, Athens and Istanbul, with savings of up to $2,389 off the brochure price. Prices start at $1991 per person twin share (taxes and fuel supplements are additional). Departures on select itineraries are available from 20 July 2008 until 31 August 2008.

Those looking to spend a little longer on their Windstar voyage can enjoy a fabulous selection of 14-night cruises onboard msy Wind Surf. With departures from 13 July 2008 to 24 August 2008, these cruises depart and sail to such romantic destinations as Rome, Monte Carlo, Venice and Barcelona. Prices start from $2,688 per person twin share (taxes and fuel supplements are additional). Guests can save up to $7,498 off the brochure price with these special fares.

Travel the World can assist you with international flights, pre- and post-cruise accommodation, transfers and other travel arrangements. For further information or to make a booking with Windstar, contact Travel the World on 1300 766 566 or visit www.traveltheworld.com.au.