Cruise Line Hires a Guest Services Robot

The future is definitely upon us, in a very real and tangible way.  No, I’m not talking about global warming (although hello warmth on the East Coast in December!) or package delivering drones.  I’m talking about a robot that can actually read primary human emotions.  His name is Pepper, and he’s headed out to sea. […]

Norwegian Reveals Summer 2017 Itineraries

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Norwegian Cruise Line announced their schedule for summer of 2017, featuring an exciting selection of various itineraries with Norwegian’s trademark freedom and flexibility onboard.  The new itineraries will go on sale this December 22 for Latitudes Rewards guests and travel partners, and on December 23 for the public. Alaska Cruises to Alaska will range from […]

Carnival Glory Rescues 16 Refugees

On Friday, December 11, Carnival Glory was heading back to Miami after a seven night Caribbean sailing when it came across 16 Cuban nationals on a boat that was stranded at sea. According to Carnival, The United States Coast Guard (USCG) was notified; all 16 Cubans were rescued on board and provided clothes, food and […]

Princess Unveils ‘Princess Luxury Bed’

The New Bed Princess Cruises has teamed up with HGTV star Candice Olson and “The Sleep Doctor” Dr. Michael Breus for an out-of-the-ordinary enhancement to their ships.  They’ve unveiled a new bed that will be rolling out across the fleet through 2018, deemed the “Princess Luxury Bed.” Developed by one of the leading hotel bed […]

Sales Open for MSC Seaside

MSC Cruises’ newest upcoming ship, MSC Seaside is now open for booking.  Known as “the ship that follows the sun,” it is currently under construction at Fincantieri’s shipyard in Monfalcone, Italy and will debut in December 2017. MSC Seaside will sail year-round from Miami with seven-night western Caribbean itineraries to Jamaica, the Cayman Islands, Cozumel, and the Bahamas. […]

7 Places to Chill on Norwegian Escape

1. The 5 O’Clock Somewhere Bar Taking cues from the popular Jimmy Buffet song, this bar lets you kick back and imagine you’re in the tropics – even though you’re on a ship.  Enjoy the sounds of the islands while sipping a margarita at the outdoor bar in The Waterfront.  When the evening approaches, the […]