Cruise Biz Buzz June 30, 2012, Crystal Cruises and Norwegian Breakaway top stories

Cruise Biz Buzz – Cruise News from Social Media for June 30, 2012: Crystal Cruises and Norwegian Breakaway top stories

A glance about what this week’s top stories are in the social media sphere.


Are cruise guests on Crystal Cruises’ ready for Hollywood?

I am so excited to discover that Crystal Cruises has partnered with film industry experts from USC to offer digital filmaking classes on Crystal Symphony. The series will surely give cruise passengers a good reason to get a new iPad (or use the one they already have).  The course teaches filmmaking techniques to create one’s own films, from pre-production to final cut. All I can say is “sign me up!”  Learn more.

Norwegian Cruise Line Breaks Away

Norwegian Cruise Line made a splash this week by teasing us with the promise of a BIG Announcement followed by news that Norwegian Breakaway will be overflowing with entertainment that includes music, dining and new experiences. Check out their Top Facebook Post below that chronicles the new features on Norwegian Breakaway: ROCK OF AGES to BURN THE FLOOR to a completely redesigned CIRQUE DREAMS JUNGLE FANTASY Dinner Experience and the new partnership with Celebrity Chef and Food Network star Geoffrey Zakarian for Ocean Blue, the  new seafood restaurant on Norwegian Breakaway.


    Top Facebook Posts

Lights, Camera, Action on Crystal Cruises

Crystal Cruises Facebook Update

Breakway with Norwegian Cruise Line

Norwegian Cruise Line Facebook Post


  Top Tweets



Lights. Camera. Action. Bring your iPad on Crystal Cruises and learn how to use iMovie to make a film.

From Cruise Director Michael: A beautiful day in Moorea in Opunohu Bay. Remarkable.

From Cruise Director Michael: A beautiful day in Moorea in Opunohu Bay.

Dear @MickyArison: We hope your birthday is a bit like Carnival Breeze… 130,000 tons of fun! – All of us at Carnival

Have you ever taken the plunge? The polar bear plunge…into Alaska’s icy water? We always get a few who do! #Alaska

Dying to see the newly renovated Wind Star in person? Here’s your chance!

Three Generations Fishing in Ketchikan … Priceless: #HALcruises #travel #Alaska

Tomorrow’s Norwegian Breakaway announcement will receive a huge standing ovation! RT if you cant wait to hear what we have in store!

  Top Videos

Hard at Work: Harbor pilots boarding Silversea Shadow.

If you thought your commute to work is hard, check out what it takes for these three pilots to board a moving cruise ship – and yes that is a rope ladder they have to scale. Video shot from balcony on Silversea Cruises Silver Shadow in China. These guys work hard for the money.

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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