New York Plays Host to Extended Stay Ships
|Princess Cruise Sun Princess (left) and Peaceboat's Ocean Dream (right) in NYC|
This weekend saw 2 unique visitors to New York, Each ship offered extended, multi-day stays in the Big Apple.
First was Princess Cruises Sun Princess arriving in New York Friday Night as part of her World Cruise. Passengers were treated to two glorious days in New York. The Weather was perfect - Sunny, dry and clear making the stay enjoyable.
The second ship was the Japanese chartered Ocean Dream (aka the Peaceboat) also spent 2 days in New York bringing tourist to New York on a mission of peace and goodwill. The Peaceboat began her career as Carnival Cruises' first new ship - the Tropicale.
Both ships stayed very late, providing passengers the opportunity to enjoy an extended stay in NYC. The Peaceboat/Ocean Dream left the Manhattan Cruise Terminal shortly after 11:00 PM and the Sun Princess departed at approximately 12:45 PM.
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