Rocky Point (Puerto Peñasco) Sees Its First Cruise Ship Set Sail

Astoria  (Photo Courtesy Cruise & Maritime Voyages)After much anticipation and planning, the first cruise liner departed Thursday, Jan. 9, from Puerto Peñasco, Mexico, commonly known in the United States as Rocky Point. The Astoria Cruise Liner, owned and operated by Cruise and Maritime Voyages, is currently sailing around the Sea of Cortez and returning back to Rocky Point Jan. 20. (