A press event has been hosted at the Hippodrome Bar & Lounge in Winford Hotel, one of the leading 5-starred hotels located in the heart of Manila, where members of the press got the news first-hand from senior executives of Star Cruises. SuperStar Virgo, the flagship of Star Cruises will return to her well-loved Manila homeport in December with consecutive holiday concept cruises that cater to a wide spectrum of holidaymakers.
Among the guests in attendance were celebrity chef Sandy Daza and world-renowned Manila Symphony Orchestra, who will both make their cruise debuts with SuperStar Virgo in the month of December. With exclusive sales promotions of Cruise One, Take One or 3rd/4th Guest Free offers, holidaymakers wilt have more reasons to take their vacations aboard this December, thanks to the spectacular line-up of theme cruises on SuperStar Virgo, with 5-night journeys to the sandy beaches in Southern China, as well as idyllic destinations in Vietnam.
Mr. Michael Goh - Senior Vice -President of Sales for Genting Cruise tells more about what they prepare for the coming holiday this December. According to him, this is the best time to visit Sanya China (Hawaii Beach of the East) and Halong Bay Vietnam because of the good weather condition and that's why they bring this two hotspot to their package.
"Star Cruises has given the chance to take on a cruise this time during the holiday season. The most wonderful time of the year, as they "say" is also the best time for family reunions, friendly gatherings, and even for personal recollection which is perfect as we been Superstar Virgo back to homeport in Manila shared by Ms. Andrea Manzano - Assistant to the Vice-President for Sales and Marketing Genting Cruises
Destinations: Ho Chi Minh and NhaTrang, Vietnam
Celebrity Chef Sandy Daza, also known as host of W shows Footprints and Casa Daza, will host cooking demonstrations on how to perfect his signature dishes specific for the holiday family festivities with guests onboard SuperStar Virgo. As a toting dad of four young adults, Chef Daza will also share personal tips on how to bond with children over the love of food and cooking, as cruises also sail through the wondrous country of Vietnam.
Vacation at Sea with Bro. Bo Sanchez
Departure date: December 19 to 24, 2018
Destinations: Ho Chi Minh City and Nha Trang, Vietnam
Presented in partnership with Executive Resources, Inc., world-renowned best-selling author,' entrepreneur, and preacher, Bo Sanchez will bring a unique flavour to this holiday sailing to. Vietnam with inspirational sessions aimed to bring out the best you during the most wonderful time of the year. Guests onboard will also be treated to special daily masses mirroring the Filipino Simbang Gabi tradition scheduled throughout the cruise.
Celebrations at Sea
Departure dates: December 24 to 29, 2018 and December 29, 2018 to January 3, 2019
Destinations: Ho Chi Minh City and Nha Trang, Vietnam
Treat yourself and your family the ultimate gift of a magical Christmas and New Year's festive cruises with SuperStar Virgo. Make merry and memorable your family celebrations on the high seas, as the ship wilt not just be decked out in full-on festive designs, but also be providing once-in-a-year onboard activities fit for the biggest holiday celebration at sea!
Vacationers can also choose to embark from Manila to explore amazing tropical destinations with SuperStar Virgo, with the special 5-Night Coron / Puerto Princesa / Kota Kinabalu grand finale cruise with a single departure on 3 January 2019 to commemorate the completion of her seasonal deployment in the Philippines early next year.
Star Cruises is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Genting Hong Kong, a leading global leisure, entertainment and hospitality corporation. A pioneer in the Asia Pacific cruise industry, Star Cruises has been operating its fleet since 1993, taking on the bold initiative to grow the region as an international cruise destination with a fleet of five vessels including SuperStar Virgo, SuperStar Gemini, SuperStarAquarius, Star Pisces and The Taipan.
Star Cruises' commitment in offering best-in-class services and facilities is reflected in a host of recognitions and accolades received over the years. These include being inducted into the prestigious Travel Trade Gazette's "Travel Hall of Fame" for the tenth consecutive year in 2017 in recognition of winning "Best Cruise Operator in the Asia-Pacific" for 10 consecutive years. Star Cruises was also recently voted "Asia's Leading Cruise Line" at the World Travel Awards for the sixth year in a row in 2017.
About Superstar Virgo
The 13-storey SuperStarVirgo is equipped with 935 cabins, including sea-view cabins and balcony, suites. Offering a wide variety of dining, shopping and entertainment choices, her facilities embr^ee Chinese, international and Japanese restaurants, an alfresco bar, foot reflexology salon and spa, gym, steam and sauna rooms, hairdressing salon, two-level theatre, duty-free shops, a 100-metre mega water slide, outdoor swimming pool, mini golf course, karaoke room, children's activity centre and more. A calendar of themed entertainment constantly refreshes the onboard fun and excitement, ensuring every voyage is a brand new enjoyable experience.
About Winford Manila Resort and Casino:
Located at the heart of historical San Lazaro Tourism and Business Park in Manila is Winford Manila Resort and Casino, your newest gateway to rest and recreation.
With a three-level entertainment and gaming area, 128 deluxe rooms, MICE-ready facilitie swimming pool, gym and spa, coffee shop and fine dining, retail outlets, and ample parking space. this new $8-billion, 5-star hospitality and entertainment hotel serves as an oasis filled with leisure and luxury alternatives for everyone to enjoy.
Official Website: https://www.starcruises.com
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