Cruise Lines Cleared to Return to Grand Turk

Last month Carnival Cruise and Holland America canceled calls to a Carnival-built pier in Grand Turk because cruise passengers were turning up with norovirus, a gastrointestinal virus, after returning to the ship. In response, Grand Turk Cruise Center, in full coordination with local public health officials, immediately established a task force to perform extensive tests […]

Windstar Cruises Gives Attractive Booking Incentives

Windstar Cruises is offering the last Sail & Stay promotion of the year for 2013 European voyages with 2-for-1 cruise fares, plus two complimentary hotel nights. This exceptional offer which ends at midnight Saturday, April 27 features two nights in one of Windstar’s hand-picked luxury hotels in some of Europe’s most wonderful cities. The two […]

More ‘Dancing with the Stars’ at Holland America

With Holland America Line’s recently launched “Dancing with the Stars: At Sea”  program, guests don’t have to be a celebrity or professional dancer to earn an opportunity to compete with some of the best dancers afloat. “Dancing with the Stars: At Sea” features a dance competition that culminates with 15 talented guests — one representing […]

Five Ways to Prevent Seasickness

Seasickness. Just the word sounds yuck – and if it strikes you during a sailing it’s even worse. While there isn’t a way to 100-percent trick your body out of seasickness there are ways around it. Here are Five Ways to Prevent Seasickness: 1. Cabin location. It all starts before you even get on the […]

Video: Carnival Sunshine Drydock Update

Here is the latest look at Carnival Sunshine drydock process as she is undergoing the $155-million transformation in Italy. This video features the drydock crew and the folks that are helping the ship change from Carnival Destiny to Carnival Sunshine. The made-over ship will surface in May and spend the summer in the Mediterranean. Carnival […]