Episode: Carnival Triumph detained 2012 + Cruise News

[smart_track_player url=”https://traffic.libsyn.com/cruiseradioshow/EPI134APR212Mixdown.mp3″ title=”Carnival Triumph Detained” artist=”Cruise Radio” ]Maritime attorney Jim Walker joins us to talk about the Carnival Triumph that got detained in Galveston, Texas over the weekend by the feds.  Travel writer Chris Owen weighs in on the consumer side of this weekend’s debacle. Cruise Guy is giving us the latest cruise news on […]

Shore excursion booking site caters to cruise passengers

San Francisco based excursion company Viator, Inc. recently expanded into the cruise market. Viator expects their prices to be up to 60% cheaper than the cruise lines excursion rates. What makes this most appealing is their worry-free guarantee, if you miss the ship through one of their tours, they will pay your transfer to the […]

Norwegian Cruise Line to extend Wave Season

Norwegian Cruise Line is extending its popular “Norwegians Take it to the Next Level” sales event through Sunday, April 15, 2012, providing guests with an additional opportunity to take advantage of spectacular cruise savings. All new cruise reservations on all ships booked through April 15, 2012, will receive a free upgrade within the same stateroom […]

Azamara ship makes it to land after fire, guests disembark

After suffering an engine room fire, Azamara Journey made it safely to land where crew and guests were able to disembark. Guests aboard had the option of staying on the ship or being transferred to a local hotel. No guests were injured during the fire but one crew member was severely injured and transferred to […]