March 7-17, 2012

11 day Emerald Princess® Southern Caribbean cruise with

Lisa Bongean and

An incredible journey at sea awaits as we will visit the Caribbean's most exotic and inspirational ports, including: Fort Lauderdale, Princess Cays,
St. Thomas, Dominica, Grenada, Bonaire and Aruba.


Register between November 1 and 15 to receive $100 off per person (1st two per cabin) offer applies to new bookings only.

Join World of Quilts Travel and Lisa Bongean, owner of Primitive Gatherings, for this 11 day, one-of-a-kind adventure on Princess® Cruise’s beautiful Emerald Princess®. We will visit the ports of: Fort Lauderdale, Princess Cays, St.Thomas, Dominica, Grenada, Bonaire and Aruba, and our “at sea days” classes will feature original designs from Primitive Gatherings.  You will not want to miss this opportunity for some hand’s on quilting fun while visiting some of the most beautiful islands on earth! The projects will be of Lisa's choosing, please see below to read more about her work with wools and reproduction fabrics.

Our ship, the incredible Emerald Princess features the latest in Princess style cruise comfort which will enhance your overall travel experience on every level. Activities for all ages and interests abound, so consider bringing the family as this cruise is not just for quilters.  Capacity for this cruise is limited, please register early to avoid disappointment.  We will sell out fast!

Read more about Lisa and Primitive Gatherings


Day Port
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
5:00 PM
Princess Cays, Bahamas
9:00 AM
4:00 PM
Fun day at sea
St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands
8:00 AM
5:00 PM
9:00 AM
6:00 PM
7:00 AM
2:00 PM
12:00 PM
7:00 PM
7:00 AM
5:00 PM
Fun day at sea
Fun day at sea
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
7:00 AM



See Lisa's Cruise Classes Here!!


Download Registration Forms Here 


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Terms and Conditions
apply once registration is received


Passports are required and must be valid for 6 months after return from the cruise.



Insurance Coverage - please email with questions


Pricing below does not include port taxes or surcharges of approximately $74 per person.  Insurance coverage does not include independently purchased airfare, and quotes are subject to change prior to the final payment deadline.  For air coverage, purchase coverage at the time you purchase your air.  This quote was made in January 2011 and is subject to change before final invoicing.

Cabin Double occupancy Single 3rd or 4th person in  cabin Insurance per person for 2, 3 or 4 in cabin Insurance Single
Inside 1249.00 1949.00 869.00 100.00 150.00
Obstructed Window 1499.00 2299.00 969.00 110.00 160.00
Window 1729.00 2599.00 1069.00 150.00 200.00
Balcony 1999.00 3849.00 1169.00 175.00 250.00
Mini-Suite 2399.00 4599.00 1569.00 190.00 275.00

Prices begin at only
$1,249per person
based on double occupancy
upgrades are available.

Your cruise includes:           

 - All shipboard accommodations

 - All shipboard meals and entertainment

 - All classes and workshops

 - Welcome Reception

 - Show and Tell Gathering

 - 24 hour complimentary room service

 - Sit and Stitch

 - World of Quilts Travel Bag & surprise gifts 

 - Entry into 2011/2012 cruise give-away

By US law, you  must have a passport valid for 6 months after your return from this cruise in order to participate.

See our
Emerald Princess Video

Fare(s) in USD, per person, based on double occupancy, cruise only, subject to availability, are capacity controlled, may be limited by residency.  Government fees and taxes up to $73.59 are per person and are additional. Princess reserves the right to impose a fuel supplement of up to $10 per person per day on all passengers if the NYMEX oil price exceeds $70 per barrel, even if the fare has already been paid in full. See the applicable Princess brochure or visit for terms, conditions and definitions that apply to all bookings. Passport fees, shore tours and insurance are not included in the above pricing. Other restrictions may apply. Princess Cruises and Deb Roberts Tours are not responsible for omissions or typographical errors. Flexibility during cruise port time is allowed so each passenger may enjoy the area at their leisure.  As port time is often quite limited, unless specified on this website, escorted trips to quilt shops or group activities are not planned while on shore so that one has control of their own time in each port. 

©2011 Princess Cruises. Ships of Bermudan registry.

To participate in the included activities and receive the above inclusions - the cruise must be booked through Deb Roberts' Tours.

Due to unforeseen circumstances, there may be times when tours, teachers, itinerary, inclusions, projects, special offers and schedules may need to change or be canceled without notice. Such incidents do not negate our cancellation policy.  In order to participate in related activities, all cruises and tours offered through World of Quilts Travel or HandCrafted Retreats must be booked through Deb Roberts Tours.  We cannot make exceptions, thank you for your understanding.  Deb Roberts' Tours is not responsible for typographical errors or omissions.

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