Cruise Talk: Is Bigger Always Better?

There’s nothing like getting away for a lovely, relaxing cruise. You and your loved ones… and, if you’re sailing on one of the newest ships to hit the high seas, around 4,500 strangers. Given the size of ships like Royal Caribbean’s Anthem of the Seas or Norwegian’s Escape, is it any wonder that it can […]

MSC Completes Renaissance Program

MSC Cruises has announced the completion of their “Renaissance Program,” where four of their ships, Lirica, Opera, Armonia, and Sinfonia were enlarged and renovated. Renovations & Updates The Renaissance Program, begun in August 2014, was carried out with families in mind.  The four ships that were renovated now have five separate kids and teen club areas, including two designed […]

Costa Signs Memorandum for Sustainable Development

The municipality of Savona, the Port Authority of Savona, and Costa Cruises signed a three-year memorandum of understanding for sustainable development in the cruise sector in Savona on Tuesday. The agreement calls for joint initiatives in the cruise industry to head responsible growth in Savona, which was Italy’s fourth busiest cruise port in 2014.  The […]

Royal Caribbean Kicks Off Early Wave Season

Royal Caribbean International has kicked off this year’s wave season a little bit early with the release of the BOGO-Getter 2016 Wave Season promotion.  The early start is in celebration of the US arrival of their newest ship, Anthem of the Seas, to Cape Liberty in Bayonne, NJ. Vacationers who make new reservations before the end of […]

Carnival Vista Update

Carnival Vista has completed another major milestone in her construction at Fincantieri shipyard in Italy. This time, she’s receiving her staterooms. Cruise ships are assembled in pieces and most of them are built in factories and transported to the shipyard via trucks or train. One of latest additions to Carnival Vista is the installation of the prefabricated 1,968 […]

Disney Premieres ‘Tangled: The Musical’ Stage Show

The characters we all know and love from the movie Tangled are enchanting audiences once again.  This time around, they’re part of a Disney Cruise Line stage spectacular aboard Disney Magic – the first time the film has been adapted for the stage. “Tangled: The Musical” immerses audiences in Rapunzel’s world through lavish numbers and […]

Episode: Anthem of the Seas 2015

[smart_track_player url=”https://traffic.libsyn.com/cruiseradioshow/EPI348NOV815.mp3″ title=”Anthem of the Seas” artist=”Cruise Radio” social=”false” ]This week we are broadcasting from Royal Caribbean’s brand new Anthem of the Seas. This ship is hands down the smartest ship in the world! From robotic bartenders, indoor skydiving and bumper cars. Hear a comprehensive Anthem of the Seas review. Resources Mentioned: Cruise Radio Insider […]

MSC Divina Welcomed Back to Miami

This evening, MSC Cruises will celebrate the arrival of MSC Divina in Miami.  The ship is one of the company’s newest of most ultra-modern ships, and she will sail year-round to the Caribbean from PortMiami. MSC Divina spent this past summer in the Mediterranean, following her inaugural season sailing to the Caribbean from Miami from November 2013-April 2015. […]

Carnival Donates $75,000 for Coral Reef Conservation

The philanthropic arm of Carnival Corporation – Carnival Foundation, has made a $75,000 donation to the Cayman Islands-based Central Caribbean Marine Institute.  The funds will help the institute continue research in the Cayman Islands that will double the growth and restoration of globally endangered coral species. The outcome of the research funded by Carnival will […]

MSC Teams Up with Cirque du Soleil

MSC Cruises announced on Monday a new long-term partnership with the Quebec-based world leader in entertainment, Cirque du Soleil.  In a first at sea, brand new Cirque du Soleil shows will be created specially for MSC guests aboard their next-generation Meraviglia ships in a multi-million dollar entertainment and dining venue, designed in the collaboration between […]