Costa announces details on new cruise ship and debut date

More details were released today on Costa Cruises latest build. The 114,500 ton and 3,800-passenger Costa Fascinosa, the 16th ship in the Costa Cruises fleet, which is currently being fitted out in Italy at Fincantieri’s Marghera shipyard, is set to debut May 2, 2012. The new ship boasts a lot of features including: Bow to […]

Bad weather in Caribbean forces port closure in Grand Cayman

The Port Authority of the Cayman Islands shut down cruise traffic today as rough waves battered the coast. (pictured right) Voyager of the Seas, Norwegian Sun, Carnival Valor, Carnival Legend, and Disney Magic were the ships schedule to call in Grand Cayman today. Grand Cayman is a tender port meaning ships do not dock along […]

American Cruise Lines to Feature Lewis and Clark Theme Cruises aboard Queen of the West

GUILFORD, CT – November 29, 2011 – American Cruise Lines, the leader in small ship cruising, announced today the planned offering of Lewis and Clark theme cruises aboard the magnificent Queen of the West, an authentic 120-passenger paddlewheeler operating on the Columbia and Snake Rivers of the Pacific Northwest. Available this April, between Portland, Oregon […]

The Muppets debut on Disney’s newest cruise ship Disney Fantasy

PORT CANAVERAL, Fla. (Nov. 29, 2011) – The Muppets make their debut on Disney Cruise Line in a new adventure game aboard the Disney Fantasy, the new Disney ship setting sail in March 2012. Throughout the Disney Fantasy, guests will discover creative and whimsical technical innovations – whether it’s mealtime, playtime or bedtime. “Paintings” spring […]