Carnival announces return to Boston in 2013 with a cruise ship makeover

Carnival Cruise Lines and Cruiseport Boston announced today that the 2,974-passenger Carnival Glory will be returning to Boston in 2013, offering four to seven-night Atlantic Canadian Cruises. Carnival Glory’s 2013 schedule from Boston will encompass four-day cruises to Saint John, New Brunswick, departing Sundays and five-day voyages to Saint John and Halifax, Nova Scotia, departing […]

Costa Cruises announces ‘Kids Sail Free’ program

  Now through Nov. 24, 2012, Costa Cruises is featuring a “Kids Sail Free” program where junior cruisers ages 17 and under can take a cruise vacation and only pay government taxes and fees when sailing as the third or fourth guest in a cabin. Available on most cruises on 11 ships in Costa’s fleet, […]

Princess Cruises raises curtain on upcoming Royal Princess entertainment venue

Princess Cruises today raised the curtain on Princess Live!, a new type of cruise ship entertainment venue that passengers will enjoy aboard the new Royal Princess. Taking the audience behind the scenes to share the excitement of a working television studio, the high-tech Princess Live! will showcase live television broadcasts, intimate performances from musicians, and […]

Episode: Listener Questions April 2012 + Cruise News

[smart_track_player url=”″ title=”Listener Questions” artist=”Cruise Radio” ]This week we take your emails, calls, tweets and Facebook messages – and toss them to the experts. Travel writer Chris Owen will answer questions on staying connected at sea, short cruises, and what to pack on a river cruise. Dan Skilken, CEO of Trip Insurance answers the mysterious […]

Disco Queens On The High Seas set to sail

The Disco Queens on the High Seas Cruise sets sail from Port Canaveral on Royal Caribbean’s Freedom of the Seas for 7 nights in September.  But this is not your run-of-the-mill disco drag queen cruise.  On board will be celebrity drag queens who will host and judge the very first Miss High Seas 2012 Drag […]