Norwegian Cruise Line’s island ‘Great Stirrup Cay’ set to reopen after hurricane damage

Norwegian’s private island ‘Great Stirrup Cay’ will re-open for ship calls on September 1 after Hurricane Irene delivered a lashing last week. The island, located approximately 55 miles north of the Nassau, Bahamas received some structure and landscaping damage from the hurricane. Spokeswoman Amanda Graham told us, “As a result of Hurricane Irene, Great Stirrup […]

Port Canaveral breaks ground for new cruise terminal

With a ceremonial toss of dirt, construction officially began Friday on a $60 million new cruise terminal facility at Port Canaveral, slated for completion next July. The $26.6 million Terminal 6 will feature a sleek, modern design with two-story atrium and be able to simultaneously embark and disembark passengers. It will include a 1100-seat waiting area and […]