Carnival Splendor earns 100 percent health score

The 113,000-ton Carnival Splendor earned 100 percent score on its recent USPH (United States Public Health) inspection in Long Beach, California last week. According to the company, “The unannounced inspections, which are conducted twice each year and required for any cruise ship with an international itinerary calling on a U.S. or Canadian port, encompass a […]

Cruise terminal gangway named in Saint John

  In a special event hosted by the Port of Saint John earlier this month, the new $3 million dollar gangway was named which connects guests from the Marco Polo Cruise Terminal to the cruise ships. The gangway, “Loyalist Landing” was named by 2nd grader, Adon Irvine, with Carnival Glory as a backdrop. Following the […]

Olympic Torch Event goes to Port of Dover this week

The Olympic Torch Relay is coming to Dover on 18th July and Dover Harbor Board is proud to be supporting Dover District Council in delivering the event for the local community. The event will consist of the Torch Relay, stage show and firework finale and the Port of Dover is working to help the Council […]

Oceania Cruises’ Riviera Makes North American Debut in November

Riviera, Oceania Cruises’ newest ship in the upper-premium cruise segment, arrives at her homeport of Miami on November 29 for her inaugural winter season. Riviera will sail five Caribbean voyages over 12 departure dates featuring ports of calls from the exotic Eastern to the deep Southern Caribbean. Guests can enjoy the sun-drenched beaches, natural wonders […]

Holland America offers a broad range of European itineraries

This fall, Holland America Line is offering an extensive selection of cruises that explore ports of call that span from Turkey to the Canary Islands and across the Atlantic. Setting sail after the bustling summer months, these idyllic itineraries showcase the best of the region at a beautiful time of year. Ranging from a 7-night […]

CEO Daniel Hanrahan of Celebrity Cruises resigns

After 13 years of successful service with Royal Caribbean Cruise Ltd., Daniel Hanrahan, President and CEO of Celebrity Cruises, announced last week that he will be leaving at the end of July to take an exciting new opportunity with hair care company Regis Corporation. “While leaving Celebrity isn’t easy for me, I am very proud […]

5 Tips for a Canada/New England Cruise

Bar Harbor Maine Cruise

When you think of Canada/New England in the summertime you may think of scorching hot temps (like everywhere else in the country) and have the mindset of a Caribbean cruise itinerary, but it’s a lot different. Here are five things I learned on my latest cruise to Canada and New England on Carnival Glory. 1. […]