Cruise Radio interviews MSC Cruises USA ceo Rick Sasso

While attending a MSC Cruises press conference at cruise3sixty in Fort Lauderdale in April, we had a couple words with the ceo of MSC Cruises USA, Rick Sasso. Rick told us all about the MSC Cruises brand in the North American market and about upcoming MSC Divina. Video:   Subscribe to our Cruise News Updates. […]

Norwegian Cruise Line offering up to $1000 air credit on Europe sailings

Norwegian Cruise Line is offering up to $1,000 air credit ($500 per person) on select European sailings for 2012 from select North American gateways through May 21, 2012. Norwegian Jade, Norwegian Epic, Norwegian Sun and Norwegian Spirit are offering these air credits with sailings in the Baltic, Canary Islands, Eastern Mediterranean, Western Mediterranean and Greek Isles. Gateways include: Atlanta, Boston, […]

Celebrity cruise ship emerges from dry dock with new features

The 1,950-passenger Celebrity Millennium sailed out of the dry dock in Freeport, Bahamas last week with a more than average overhaul. Celebrity Millennium was the forth Celebrity Cruises ship to get the line’s $140-million “Solsticizing” refurbishment, adding a host of venues found on the lines Solstice-class ships including more AquaClass staterooms in addition to specialty venues Qsine […]

Upcoming Carnival cruise ship completes sea trials

Carnival Cruise Line’s 3,690-passenger Carnival Breeze successfully complete sea trials in the Adriatic Sea and is now on schedule for her inaugural sailing out of Venice, Italy on June 3, 2012. The 130,000-ton vessel was staffed with techs, marine officers and engineers, putting the ship to the limits and testing all controls. Carnival Breeze will offer […]

Cruise Line Culinary Council Likes Veggies, Loves Variety

Holland America Line continues to be an industry leader in culinary initiatives that include an evolving menu featuring vegetarian dishes, recent development of its Culinary Council and exclusive partnership with the famed Le Cirque restaurant. Let’s take a look at some recent key developments: The Holland America Line Culinary Council is composed of celebrated chefs […]