Cruise Biz Buzz – Cruise News from Social Media for 8/7/12

Cruise Biz Buzz – Cruise News from Social Media for 8/7/12

Cruise Biz Buzz – Cruise News from Social Media for August 7, 2012. Roundup of cruise news via social media sites: Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Pinterest. Keep reading to discover what’s buzzing on the ships.

Highlights include cruise news and updates from:

  • Crystal Cruises
  • Princess Cruises
  • Norwegian Cruise Lines
  • (the official State of Alaska vacation and travel site)

    Top Facebook Posts

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

From the ships….

Princess Cruises announced that the results from the 2012 Relaxation Report are in. I have compiled a list of interesting stats from the report. If you missed the Relaxation Report results, catch up on the news here.

Crystal Cruises expresses their condolences about the passing of Marvin Hamlisch, an avid cruise fan of the luxury brand.


Making more waves on the social media front via Crystal Cruises was an announcement about their new YouTube channel. Since I am an big fan of the brand, I am really excited to see what they air….


   Tweet Buzz

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

It seems like we are winding up Alaska and starting to redirect our thoughts to warm water and winter Caribbean cruises. Do you agree?


  Interesting on Pinterest

Just in time for my Live Voyage on Holland America Line (missed the alert? Read more here), I have a note from one of my Twitter followers to check out their Alaska pin board.

And if you go to the Alaska Travel Pinterest board, this is what you will see: 8 boards and 206 pins. All the images will help you get motivated to plan your next great Alaska cruise adventure.


    Top Videos

This video from the Norwegian Cruise Line’s Facebook fans Alida & Randy who documented their Bermuda cruise on Norwegian Dawn. Hip, fun, and lively, check it out.

NCL: Boston to Bermuda 2012 cruise overview and tour


In celebration of Crystal Cruises new YouTube channel, I will post one of their videos, take a look.

Other Buzz

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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