Cruise Biz Buzz – Cruise News from Social Media for 11.13.12

Cruise Biz Buzz – Cruise News from Social Media for 11.13.12


Cruise News from Social Media for November 13, 2012. Roundup of cruise news via social media sites: Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram. Keep reading to discover what’s buzzing on the ships.

It’s good to be home

After a glorious 9-day cruise on Silversea’s Silver Spirit (read my complete iVoyage recap report here), I am back to the land of broadband and uninterrupted Internet.

You, dear reader of our social media recaps of top news in the cruise industry as reported in social media can catch up on all the latest  cruise buzz below.

    Top Facebook Posts

Looking for a list of cruise lines on Facebook? >>> find Facebook links for cruise lines

From the ships….

I have to give props to Paul Gauguin Cruises for posting this photo on their Facebook page. It reminded me of star gazing while sailing in French Polynesia on their ship earlier this year. I loved the guided narration of the night sky near Moorea.


Paul Gauguin Cruises Facebook post.


Azamara Quest enters drydock.Fans will be happy to know that the refurbishment is ahead of schedule and cruise passengers scheduled to sail on her will certainly appreciate the “big upgrades”. You can spot one of the upgrades already: check out the hull it is now Azamara Blue….

   Tweet Buzz

Looking for a list of cruise line’s Twitter account? >>> Cruise Line Twitter Handles

From the ships….


  crystalcruises crystalcruises@crystalcruises

Take a bow @CTGLA for ruling the nite @ LA’s Ovation Awards! 13 trophies AND Best Season?! We’re thrilled 2 work w/ u!

  Paul Gauguin Cruises Paul Gauguin Cruises@PaulGauguin

From Cruise Director Michael: I have just returned to Paradise and what a great time to arrive. I just…

  Uniworld Cruises Uniworld Cruises@UniworldCruises

DID YOU KNOW: Champagne is probably the most famous wine in the world. Situated about 100 kilometers slightly…


   Interesting on Pinterest

If you have not had a chance to check out my Silversea Silver Spirit pinboard, you can click here….


    Top Video

Rolling down the river…. Viking River Cruises shows us what their river cruise experience is like.

This is a great video because it gets me all excited for my upcoming Holiday Markets cruise on the Rhine in a couple of weeks.

Buzz it up

Have you seen some cruise buzz I should know about? Remember, I am counting on you to help me find it. If you see something on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Google+, LinkedIn, YouTube or who-knows-what new social network, leave me a comment with a link so I can add it to the Cruise Biz Buzz roundup.

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