Happy National Best friend Day!

June 1, 2018 by Alexis De Jesus

BFF – Best Friend Forever
BFFL – Best Friend For Life
LULAS – Love You Like A Sister
LULAB – Love You Like A Brother
BESTIES – Lingo for Best Friends

There are simply oodles of acronyms to send to your best friend to make sure they know they are your best friend. In case you didn’t know Friday, June 8 is National Bestfriend Day. This is your chance to show your bestie how much you adore them. There are many simple things you can …

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Rocking the Yacht More than Ever!

August 16, 2017 by Alexis De Jesus
Rock the Yacht Party Cruise NYC


In case you didn’t notice, summer is well and truly here! And you don’t need us to tell you that New York is surrounded by water… Or that getting out on the water is the perfect way to escape the hustle and bustle, even if it’s only for a couple of hours.

On a good summer’s day NYC is an amazing place to be—but it’s not all roses and sunshine: the smell of trash, the humidity, sauna-like subway stations and rooftop …

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The Best Brunch in NYC! Bubbles, Beats & Brunch

August 7, 2017 by Alexis De Jesus
Bubbles, Beats & Brunch Cruise New York City


You might have heard… there’s already been a lot of buzz. Hornblower has a new cruise: Bubbles, Beats & Brunch.

Sundays will never be the same as we take your day party to the water. We’re aiming to be the best new brunch in NYC… and we think you’ll agree.

It’s got everything you’d expect…. And more!

But let’s start with the important part.

Two words: bottomless mimosas. What better way brunch it up than to sip on Mimosas? Oh! Don’t forget about trying …

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How to Plan the Perfect Proposal

January 12, 2016 by Damian O’Keeffe
How To Propose - Valentine's Day Cruise NYC


Valentine’s Day is on its way and for many, this prompts thoughts of popping the question.

If you missed out on proposing on Christmas Eve, this coming Valentine’s Day is your chance. Quick side note – most women prefer to be proposed to on Valentine’s Day.

But we know that these days, women can propose too, and there’s no reason why you shouldn’t. Who you’re proposing to is probably the most important factor to consider when deciding how to propose.

Even with all …

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Hornblower Unveils New Resident DJ To Bring European Flair to NYC

June 11, 2015 by Damian O’Keeffe
DJ Yanic from France Joins Our NYC Cruises

Hornblower Cruises and Events is thrilled to welcome French sensation, DJ YANiC to our fleet!

Starting this month, Alive After 5 and Rock The Yacht! Cruise will be providing our guests an entertainment experience that is unmatched in the New York nightlife. DJ YANiC and his iconic sounds will set a new standard in sailing, by bringing cool deep house, nu disco and a blend of funk, groove and dance floor classics to the Hudson. Paired with our onboard …

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