Celebrity to set sail to Mexican Riviera

MIAMI -- Celebrity Cruises next year will inaugurate a series of six- to 10-day cruises along the California coast and the Mexican Riviera aboard the 1,870-passenger Mercury.

Celebrity's first roundtrip cruise along the California coast will depart San Francisco on Sept. 28, calling at Monterey, Santa Barbara and San Diego, Calif.; Ensenada, Mexico; and Catalina Island, Calif.

On Oct. 5, 12 and 19, 2003, and March 21 and 28 and April 4 and 11, 2004, Mercury will sail a series of six-day California and Mexican Riviera cruises roundtrip from San Francisco, calling at Monterey and Catalina Island, Calif., and Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. Fares begin at $750 per person, double.

The first all-Mexican Riviera cruise will depart Nov. 17, 2003, with stops in Cabo San Lucas, Mazatlan, Puerto Vallarta, Acapulco, Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo, and Manzanillo, Mexico. Fares begin at $1,050 per person, double.

For more information or reservations, call (800) 722-5941 or visit the Web at www.celebritycruises.com.

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