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84 www.cruisepassenger.com.au www.cruisepassenger.com.au 85 PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARDS PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARDS Vote in the 2014 Readers’ Choice Awards BEST OCEAN CRUISE LINE OVERALL (tick 1box) We are looking for the best of the best. Across the board, cruise lines are pulling out all stops to offer their guests the best possible experience. But which is the standout? Azamara Club Cruises Carnival Cruise Lines Celebrity Cruises Costa Cruises Cunard Line Disney Cruise Line Holland America Line Hurtigruten MSC Cruises Norwegian Cruise Line Oceania Cruises P&O Cruises Princess Cruises Royal Caribbean International Seabourn SeaDream Yacht Club Silversea Voyages of Discovery Other BEST LUXURY CRUISE LINE (tick 1 box) Nominated by you as the crème de la crème, these cruise lines are designed to pamper you in style. Compagnie du Ponant Crystal Cruises Hapag-Lloyd Cruises Regent Seven Seas Cruises Sea Cloud Cruises Seabourn WHY YOUR VOTE HELPS MAKE CRUISING EVEN BETTER Australia’s cruise industry continues to grow, making our consumer awards all the more important. They are your way of helping to ensure that the industry’s high standards are maintained. We, and cruise companies, know that the most vigilant inspectors are you, the cruise passenger. That ’s why all the major cruise lines acknowledge that a vote from a client is worth far more than awards that poll industry peers and professionals. You voted in record numbers last year, but this year we are hoping to hear from even more of you about your favourite cruise lines, their ships and their service. We’ve expanded our range of awards to cover the increasing emphasis on fine food, wellness and onboard activities. Voting in the Cruise Passenger 2014 Readers’ Choice Awards is live on our website. It will only take a few minutes, so do your bit for the cruise line you love and vote now! The categories of Luxury, Premium and Mid-Range are based on the star ratings of the majority of ships operated by the cruise lines according to the independent Berlitz Complete Guide to Cruising & Cruise Ships 2014. Luxury is 5-star and above; Premium is 4-star and above; Mid-Range is 2.5-star to 4-star. Voting closes on November 7, 2014 THE QUESTIONNAIRE SeaDream Yacht Club Silversea Other BEST PREMIUM CRUISE LINE (tick 1 box) Great service, food and ambience is still important, but value for money is significant in this group. Azamara Club Cruises Celebrity Cruises Costa Cruises Cunard Line Holland America Line Oceania Cruises Princess Cruises Voyages of Discovery Other BEST MID-RANGE CRUISE LINE (tick 1 box) Couples with kids, multigenerational families and real value for money mark out this popular and important group of lines. Carnival Cruise Lines Disney Cruise Line MSC Cruises Norwegian Cruise Line P&O Cruises Royal Caribbean International Star Cruises Swan Hellenic Cruises Other BEST ADVENTURE CRUISE LINE (tick 1 box) The adventure cruise market is growing, with a number of new entrants this year. APT Aurora Expeditions Captain Cook Cruises Compagnie du Ponant Hapag-Lloyd Cruises Hurtigruten Island Escape Cruises Lindblad Expeditions Star Clippers Silversea Un-Cruise Adventures Windstar Cruises Other BEST RIVER CRUISE LINE OVERALL (tick 1 box) Enormous growth this year has meant even more competition in this popular form of cruising. But who is the best? American Queen Steamboat Company APT Avalon Waterways CroisiEurope Evergreen Tours Pandaw River Cruises Silversea Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection Viking River Cruises Other BEST FOR ONBOARD ENTERTAINMENT (tick1box) From circus acts to Broadway productions, cruise lines now present an amazing array of acts. But who does it best? Carnival Cruise Lines Celebrity Cruises Cunard Line Disney Cruise Line Holland America Line MSC Cruises Norwegian Cruise Line P&O Cruises Princess Cruises Royal Caribbean International Scenic Tours Other BEST FOR FAMILIES (tick1box) Family cruises are a fast-growing sector, and most ships now recognise the need for great entertainment for the young. Which one is your kids’ favourite? Carnival Cruise Lines Celebrity Cruises Disney Cruise Line Holland America Line MSC Cruises Norwegian Cruise Line P&O Cruises Princess Cruises Royal Caribbean International Other BEST FOR ACTIVITIES (tick1box) From rock-climbing to The Edge, thrills, spills and experiences are now all part of the activities offered on board a modern cruise ship. But who does it best? Carnival Cruise Lines Celebrity Cruises Cunard Line Disney Cruise Line MSC Cruises Norwegian Cruise Line P&O Cruises Princess Cruises Royal Caribbean International Other BEST CRUISE AGENT When you’re booking a cruise you want your agent to be helpful and well-informed, as well as to find you a great deal. Tell us who helped make your holiday go smoothly. Readers' Choice AWARD S 2 014 cruıse passenger Scenic Tours Tauck Travelmarvel Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection Victoria Cruises Viking River Cruises Other BEST FOR WELLNESS/SPA (tick1box) A cruise isn’t complete without a visit to the onboard spa. So who provides the best? Carnival Cruise Lines Celebrity Cruises Crystal Cruises Cunard Line Hapag-Lloyd Cruises MSC Cruises Norwegian Cruise Line Princess Cruises P&O Cruises Royal Caribbean International Seabourn Sea Cloud Cruises Silversea Regent Seven Seas Cruises Other BEST CRUISE LINE FOR FOOD (tick1box) Dining options are becoming five-star with celebrity chefs and small restaurants taking the place of set dining or buffet. Who offers the best? Carnival Cruise Lines Celebrity Cruises Crystal Cruises Cunard Line Disney Cruise Line Holland America Line MSC Cruises Norwegian Cruise Line Oceania Cruises P&O Cruises Princess Cruises Regent Seven Seas Royal Caribbean International Seabourn ENTER HERE www.cruisepassenger. com.au/2014/06/reader- choice-awards to vote now. Tell us the reason for your vote in the Best Cruise Line category.
ASEAN Yearbook 2015