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Expertise

I've travelled on over 50 cruises and have experienced a wide variety of cruise lines and ships.

Experience in the area

I was the National Sales Consultant in Canada for ECSC for 8 consecutive years. In 2004 I started my own travel company and over the years have won numerous top sales awards with such suppliers as Royal Caribbean Cruise Line, Celebrity Cruises, Carnival Cruise Line, Holland America Line, Regent Seven Seas Cruises, Norwegian Cruise Line, Costa Cruises, MSC Cruises, and Encore Cruises. I have cruised over 55 times on numerous cruise lines and destinations.

Publications

Vancouver Sun, Hello West Travel Magazine

Education/Credentials

MCC (CLIA's Master Cruise Counsellor Certification); Certified Alaska Specialist; Tahiti Tiare Agent; Certified Europe Specialist; Crystal Cruises Specialist; Regent Seven Seas Cruise Specialist; Celebrity Cruises Five Star Agent; Holland America Academy Graduate; Princess Cruises Expert/Commodore Certification; Princess Alaska Expert Certification; Norwegian Cruise Line Freestyle Certification; Carnival Cruise Specialist; Paul Gauguin Cruises Pearl Specialist.

Awards and Honors

I was the National Sales Consultant in Canada for ECSC for 8 consecutive years. In 2004 I started my own travel company and over the years have won numerous top sales awards with such suppliers as Royal Caribbean Cruise Line, Celebrity Cruises, Carnival Cruise Line, Holland America Line, Regent Seven Seas Cruises, Norwegian Cruise Line, Costa Cruises, MSC Cruises, and Encore Cruises.

What do you like about this subject?

I enjoy reading, yoga, power walking, movies, and travelling the globe!

What do you still hope to achieve/learn in this field?

I am currently enrolled in the Elite Cruise Counsellor Certification course.

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John09/09/15101010I did a similar (weekend) cruise many .....
David McKenzie02/15/12101010Have dealt with Denise before and appreciate .....
Roseyposey09/02/11101010Thank you I had an idea there .....
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Recent Answers from Denise Blackmore

2015-09-08 Long Beach-to-San Francisco-to-Ensenada *:

Hello John,    There are two cruises with Princess Cruises that sail 7 nights roundtrip Los Angeles (San Pedro) that include both San Francisco and Ensenada. Below are the details:    Crown Princess October

2013-10-17 Cruise leaving from Israel:

Dear Isadora,    Thank you for your question! I did some research and found only one cruise offered departing from Israel and ending in Greece in 2014. The details of this cruise are below:    Cruise Line:

2012-09-06 Bermuda and the Hurricane:

Dear Andrew,    I understand how nervous you may be. Please don't worry, the safety of all passengers and crew is very important so the cruise line will avoid the bad weather and rough seas as best they

2012-08-21 Cruise Upgrades:

Hello Andrew,    In my experience as a cruise traveller (47 cruises to-date) and as a travel professional (16 years specializing in cruises) the best way to get an upgrade is prior to boarding the ship

2012-07-25 Cruise Details:

Hello Andrew,    Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) has two ships offering Bermuda cruises in 2012. The Norwegian Dawn sails 7 nights roundtrip Boston, MA and the Norwegian Star sails 7 nights roundtrip New York

 

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