Traffic Accident Involving Cruise Passengers in Jamaica

We are sad to report that earlier today, 21 passengers from Independence of the Seas were involved in a four-vehicle traffic accident in Trelawny, Jamaica.  One passenger has passed away, and three others were injured.  Royal Caribbean posted this on their corporate Twitter account earlier this evening: The tour bus was on its way from Dunn’s […]

Fathom Unveils 4 New Social Impact Activities

Carnival Corporation’s 10th and newest brand, Fathom, has announced four more social impact activities for their cruises to the Dominican Republic.  These new additions will focus on the environment, special needs, and education. One unique thing about Fathom is that travelers with the cruise line will have the opportunity to create their own itineraries based […]

Princess Cruises Survey Says Americans Need a Lot More Sleep

Are you one of the people who say you’d rather get more sleep this year than head back to the gym?  You’re not alone!  57 percent of Americans said that they’d rather get more sleep than get in that extra exercise this year, in a survey commissioned by Princess Cruises. The study, conducted by Wakefield Research, […]

Costa’s Kids Programs

Overview: Costa is the leading European cruise line.  Along with its partner cruise lines, AIDA Cruises and Iberocruceros, they have the largest cruise ship fleet in Europe with 26 ships and 3 more on the way. Programs for Babies: While babies under 3 do sail free with Costa, (not counting port fees and taxes) it will be […]

Carnival Inspiration Gets Fun Ship 2.0

Carnival Inspiration will be undergoing a multimillion dollar renovation on January 18, to receive a variety of new additions. During the three week dry dock, which is taking place in Portland, Oregon, the ship will receive some Fun Ship 2.0 enhancements. Additions Include: Guy’s Burger Joint, a free-of-charge poolside venue developed in partnership with Food […]