If you are looking to take a relaxing break at snail's pace, with spacious and attractive rooms, Star Princess is not only a worthy choice but a destination in its own right.
As part of a trio with the Grand and Golden Princesses, the Star is staggeringly big and has a variety of onboard facilities to suit all tastes. Combining traditional cruising with modern needs, there is an entertainment Piazza, an on-site bakery, an adults-only padded lounge, a wine and sushi bar, an Internet Cafe and more independent boutiques and snazzy stores than you can shake a stick at.
Very much like its sisters, the vessel offers something for all types of travellers, whether it be its kids programme or multi-generational activities. Comprising of 13 decks and weighing 109,000 tonnes, this is one vessel that is hardly subtle in its offerings.
For those wishing to get active, get yourself involved in a game of basketball or burn it off on the golf simulators and jogging track, while those who want to take it a bit easier, they can soak their stresses away in a soothing hot tub. If that's not relaxing enough, the Lotus Spa, gym and fitness area boasts personalised spa treatments, fitness classes and a professional beauty salon. And while mum and dad relax, kids can watch movies, play video games or even partake in some karaoke at the teen centre. The art gallery and library, meanwhile, will interest, whatever age you are.
Whether you are a foodie or don't know your chips from your bourguignon, the menus on this vessel are sure to tantalize your taste buds. Traditional fixed dining in the Amalfi Dining Room offers a formal experience for families wanting to spend some quality time together. Anytime dining in the Portofino and Capri Dining Rooms are there if you get a tad peckish at any time of the day, while Specialty Dining chooses carefully sourced ingredients for scrumptious dishes.
Beyond all of that, there is also a 24-hour international food court, an ice-cream parlour and casual dining restaurants to satisfy any cravings.
And if all of that was not enough, let's not forget the entertainment on offer, with a series of live performances at the Princess Theatre and Vista Show Lounge, while the Explorers Lounge and Skywalkers Nightclub keep the party going until the wee hours of the morning.
For those feeling a bit lucky, flutter away in the snazzy casino, with your usual game tables and slot machines.
So what are you waiting for? Book yourself a cruise today on the Star Princess!