- About Us
- Image Gallery
Published on : Tuesday, November 5, 2013
SuperStar Aquarius called at Manila, the Philippines for the first time on Saturday (2 November). The 51,309-tonne luxury liner received a warm welcome from government officials and locals at Pier 4 of Manila North Harbor. The ship is on route to her new homeport in Kota Kinabalu, the city capital of Sabah, Malaysia.The Department of Tourism of the Philippines (DOT) showcased exceptional hospitality to the passengers by welcoming them with traditional dance and music performances and showering them with local souvenirs.
It was the second maiden call of a Star Cruises ship to the city in a month. Mr. Michael Hackman, Senior Vice President and Country Head—Philippines, Star Cruises, said, “We’re excited to be back here again, this time bringing SuperStar Aquarius to Manila for the very first time from Kaohsiung, Taiwan. We’re especially happy to have 1,200 international passengers, from Taiwan, Hong Kong, Australia, China and Southeast Asia, on this 8D7N special cruise. During their overnight stay in Manila, passengers have visited Resorts World Manila, our world-class, one stop, nonstop entertainment and leisure hub and explored top tourist destinations in this city to experience the hospitality that Filipinos are well known for.”
Following her two-day stay in Manila, SuperStar Aquarius will make her first visit today
to Boracay, one of the world’s most beautiful islands. She will begin her inaugural
homeport deployment in Kota Kinabalu on Wednesday (6 November).
Source:- Star Cruises