travel42 Cruise Ship Review: Princess Cruises Sapphire Princess

Sapphire Princess travel42 Professional Ship Review

Sapphire Princess entered service in May 2004. Constructed by Mitsubishi in Japan, she is a sister to the Diamond Princess (March 2004) and part of an enlarged Grand Princess class, with all the same amenities and wide range of public rooms.

The 2,670-passenger Sapphire Princess had a major, monthlong renovation in January 2012. The ship has a new atrium, the adults-only Sanctuary area, two dining venues and a large outdoor movie screen. The upgrades were completed at the Victoria Shipyard in...

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