Princess Cruises Blog Update: Reason to Cruise #6 Revealed: To Visit Family Far Away

Princess Cruises has revealed story #6 on its blog “Inspired to Cruise”, featuring a family that found their loved ones who had moved overseas weren’t as far from home as they thought.

In the story, “Our Cruise to Visit Family Living Far Away”, found at, Patricia Martin of Glasgow, Scotland tells of a cruise to Australia to visit her niece, who was a bit homesick after relocating Down Under. Little did they know that the Scottish flags they packed to hang on their balcony would take on special meaning on this voyage.

Each week during 2012 the blog will feature a new reason to cruise, gradually sharing a total of 52 inspiring passenger stories about what compelled them to take a cruise holiday.

The blog also showcases a short “Escape Inspiration” video about a favourite moment at sea. This week’s video, introduced by Master Chef Alfredo Marzi, showcases the creation of Princess’ famous pizza.

Read the new blog at