Jewel In The Crown


If a godmother is the person who assures a baby has a promising future, then Royal Princess, Princess Cruises’ newest ship, is well blessed.

With pomp, circumstance and royal fanfare, the Duchess of Cambridge (better known to most Americans as Kate Middleton, Prince William’s wife) christened the new 3,600-passenger ship in Southampton last week. “Watching Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, christen the Royal Princess was very special,” acknowledged Van Anderson, co-president, Avoya Travel/American Express. “Her poise and elegance confirmed Kate was the perfect choice by Princess for its also very elegant and beautiful new ship.”

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