Adventure Cruise Line Satisfies Alaska Craving in 2013

InnerSea Discoveries will dedicate three Alaska Unleashed sailings in the summer of 2013 for those adventurers seeking more hiking and kayaking. The 36-guest Wilderness Adventure will explore the remote wilderness of Southeast Alaska on June 8, July 13 and August 10, 2013. These sailings aren’t for wimps, the cruise line recommends guests on these sailings […]

Episode: Cruise Ship Tracker + Port Parking Tips 2012

[smart_track_player url=”https://traffic.libsyn.com/cruiseradioshow/EPI152AUG712Mixdown.mp3″ title=”Cruise Ship Tracker” artist=”Cruise Radio” ]Brian Shalton of CruiseCal.com joins us to talk about the cruise/port ship tracker he developed eight year ago and how people can use it. This is a pretty cool tool to track ships all over the world and see what ship is in what port. Best things of […]

TripInsurance launches new website

Popular travel insurance website TripInsurance.com now has a new look and feel. The site, which first launched in 2011,  gives travelers a side-by-side comparison of travel insurance coverage. “Buying travel insurance was too complex, so we decided to simplify the process,” said Dan Skilken, CEO and founder of TripInsurance.com. “By grouping our plans based on the […]

Carnival Tests New Cruise Embarkation Program

Carnival Cruise Lines announced today that their testing out a new cruise embarkation program to let guests board the ship and get their stateroom earlier. It’s being coined “Faster to the Fun” – this will allow guests to embark the ship earlier, grant early access to staterooms (typically not ready until 1:30p), and express luggage […]

Survey Says — No Sign of Cruise Industry Downturn

A recent survey conducted by Harris Interactive shows that the American population still plans to cruise in spite of the events that led to the sinking of Costa Concordia this past January. “Among those travelers that have cruised in the past or plan to in the future, two-thirds (65%) shared that they are no more […]

Coast Guard Day Brings Donation by Industry Charity

The charity funded by Cruise Line International Association (CLIA)  member cruise lines, Cruise Industry Charitable Foundation, announced a $5,000 donation to Coast Guard Mutual Assistance over the weekend to commemorate Coast Guard Day . “The cruise industry today thanks and honors the thousands of men and women that make up the U.S. Coast Guard for […]