Windstar Cruises World's Best Luxury Cruise Line
Luxury cruise vacations by Windstar Cruises offers its guests the finest cruises to the most desirable destinations. Greek Islands Cruises will take you to the intimate ports of the Mediterranean and Aegean seas.
Caribbean Cruises visit the most enticing ports to be found in the crystal clear Caribbean waters.
Costa Rica Cruises can only be described as breathtaking as you sail under the Caribbean blue skies, walk on sandy beaches, explore lush rainforests and make discoveries of a lifetime.
Luxury Honeymoon cruises for the most demanding travelers that bring romance to life. The cruises of a lifetime await you on Windstar Cruises.
Windstar has been recognized by some of the most notable names in the travel world. Windstar was recently awarded "Favourite Small-Ship Cruise Line" in the U.K.'s Condé Nast Traveller's 2008 Readers' Travel Awards. Windstar received the highest score of any cruise line in the poll and was also only one of three cruise lines in Condé Nast Traveller's list of the "Top 100 of the Best the Travel World has to Offer." Celebrated Living, American Airlines' prestigious publication for first class passengers, named Windstar Cruises "Best Small-Ship/Mid-Ship Cruise Line" on their 2009 Platinum List for the third time in a row. Readers of Porthole Cruise Magazine awarded Windstar "Most Romantic Cruise Line" and "Best Tall Ship" in the 2008 10th Annual Readers' Choice Awards. Windstar has also earned top honors in Travel + Leisure's World's 2008 Best Awards and was lauded among "The World's Best Small Ships" by Condé Nast Traveler.
Windstar Cruises operates three sailing yachts known for their pampering without pretense and their ability to visit the hidden harbors and secluded coves of the world's most treasured destinations. Carrying just 148 to 312 guests, the luxurious ships of Windstar cruise to nearly 50 nations, calling at 100 ports throughout Europe, the Caribbean and the Americas.
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Carnival to sell Windstar brand to Ambassadors for $100M
Carnival PLC Ambassadors International Inc
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) - Carnival Corp. said Thursday it signed a definitive agreement to sell its Windstar Cruises brand to Ambassadors International Inc. for $100 million. Carnival, Miami, said the purchase price includes $40 million cash and the assumption of liabilities, and Carnival will provide mortgage financing for the remaining $60 million. Windstar Cruises operates three vessels and is a unit of Carnival's Holland America Line subsidiary.
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