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Monday, January 26, 2015

Happy Birthday Princess Cruises!

princess cruises rose parade floatOn New On y, Princess Cruises kicked off its 50th anniversary celebration with its debut in the 126th Rose Parade

he cruise line's float, "50 Years of Inspiring Travel," was awarded the Craftsman Trophy for Exceptional Achievement in Showmanship and Dramatic Impact.
The six original cast members of The Love Boat television show rode on the ship’s bow down the five-and-a-half mile parade route. In addition to paying tribute to the television show that made Princess Cruises famous, the Rose Parade float depicted the line’s newest cruise ship, Regal Princess.