Cruise line private islands bracing for Hurricane Irene

Like the main cruise destinations in Freeport and Nassau, Bahamas, cruise lines, also have their own private destinations. Coco Cay Royal Caribbean’s own little slice of heaven in the Bahamas. Located just 55 miles north of Nassau, this is one of the Berry islands. Cruise ships have to dock on the north side of this […]

Cruise destinations on track for direct hit by Hurricane Irene

Princess Cruisese, Disney, Celebrity Cruise Lines, Holland America, Norwegian Cruise Lines, Carnival and Royal Caribbean cruise schedules are all affected. Below are the current itinerary changes due to Hurricane Irene: Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Fasincation who’se scheduled for a 5-night Bahamas cruise out of Jacksoville, Florida will drop Freeport in exchange for a Fun Day at sea. […]

Port Canaveral Moves Forward with Welcome Center & Cove Development

In an unanimous vote during its August Board meeting, the Canaveral Port Authority approved construction of a new Welcome Center and development of an entertainment district on the south-side of Port Canaveral. The $16.6 million Canaveral Cove project is scheduled for completion in June 2013. GWWO, Inc. of Baltimore, Maryland, will design the 15,000-square foot […]

Cruise port lawsuit in Charleston escalates to Supreme Court

The City of Charleston, the South Carolina State Ports Authority and Carnival Cruise Lines on Monday filed a joint petition asking the South Carolina Supreme Court to rule on and dismiss a lawsuit filed by the Coastal Conservation League and others against Carnival. The filing explains how the unprecedented lawsuit filed against Carnival, a valued […]