Cruise Like a Norwegian: Embarkation Day

Today I embarked on a four-night cruise aboard Norwegian Cruise Line’s Norwegian Sky, a ship that’s based year-round in Miami offering three and four night sailings. This sailing is going to take me to Freeport, Bahamas; their private Great Stirrup Cay, and Nassau, Bahamas. The weather was nasty all day, really bad. Just see the […]

Cruise Line Offer Honors Vets more than ever

Cruise lines appreciate the military and in honor of Memorial Day have some extra values just for them…and up to about 11 of their friends. Carnival is bringing back its juiced-up version of the Military Discount they offer on every ship and every sailing. (see details below)  Far from sailing, it usually is down at […]

Carnival promotes military discount during May

With Memorial Day right around the corner, Carnival Cruise Lines is running a promotion that allows former and active military members to book up to three staterooms at discounted rates for themselves, family members and friends. Reservations must be made between May 1-31, 2012,and available on three-to eight-day cruises. The cruise may be taken between […]

Norwegian unveils exciting concepts for upcoming cruise ship

When Norwegian Breakaway debuts in April 2012 she’ll have more exciting features like an Aqua Park, outdoor sports complex, ropes course and a new mini-golf area. “Norwegian Breakaway’s outdoor decks will offer spectacular fun and thrills for the entire family,” said ceo Kevin Sheehan, at industry conference Cruise3sixty in Fort Lauderdale on Friday. New concepts: […]

Cruise line sustainability program eliminates bad choice seafood

The idea of a Sustainable Seafood Program is focused on helping consumers understand and recognize unsustainable and environmentally destructive seafood harvesting, and to encourage people to purchase sustainable seafoods in restaurants and markets.  Now, cruise lines are joining in with programs of their own. About a year ago, Holland America Line announced its Sustainable Seafood […]