Cunard Highlights World Voyages with Video Series

When Cunard’s liners set sail in 2014 for their annual World Voyages, they will cover some 116,000 nautical miles across six continents and visits to 85 unique ports of call in 40 countries. To highlight such worldly voyages the cruise line has launched a series of videos (see below) showcasing some of the world cruise […]

Best Things to Do in Sitka, Alaska

Located in southeast Alaska, the small town of Sitka is mostly known for its wildlife, stunning views and tribal culture. With a population under 10,000, there are many opportunities to get out and explore Sitka when visiting. While doing excursions with the cruise line are always a great way to do an organized tour, sometimes […]

National Geographic Expedition Add New Voyage

Adventure and fables go hand in hand on Lindblad Expeditions-National Geographic’s newest itinerary for 2013, The Fabled Lands of the North: Greenland, Baffin Island, Newfoundland & Labrador.   Set for departure on August 24, 2013 aboard the 148-guest National Geographic Explorer, the 15-day itinerary will navigate from western Greenland’s fjords and the ice floes of Baffin […]

Carnival Drops Future Cruise Certificate Program

Due to “low economic performance” Carnival is going to eliminate their Future Cruise Certificate Program fleetwide starting September 27, 2012, this reported by Travel Pulse. Under the Future Cruise Certificate Program guests could pick their sailing up to two years after purchasing a $100 certificate. All outstanding Future Cruise Certificates will be honored until the […]

Protests in Egypt Divert Cruise Ship

Royal Caribbean issued a statement to their travel agents that they are closely monitoring the protests in Egypt and as a precaution have canceled an upcoming sailing into Alexandra, Egypt. “In an abundance of caution, Royal Caribbean International has decided to cancel Mariner of the Seas’ next port call to Egypt.  Mariner of the Seas, […]

Photos: Carnival Dream Dry Dock

Carnival Dream is slowly starting to take shape in a Bahamas shipyard as she gets fitted for her Fun Ship 2.0 enhancements. As you can see from the photos below, most of the enhancements are happening on the Lido deck where the RedFrog Rum Bar and BlueIguana Tequila Bar are being installed, making way for […]