Norwegian Makes Big Changes

If there’s one thing we hate about sailing out of Miami, it’s when we find ourselves in a mad dash to get from the airport to the dock before our ship sets sail without us. As of this spring, passengers heading for the Norwegian Escape won’t have to feel quite so frantic, as the ship […]

Carnival Gears Up for Annual Tom Joyner Cruise

For the fourth year in a row, Carnival Cruise Line continues their partnership with the Tom Joyner Foundation to present the 2016 Tom Joyner Fantastic Voyage.  Dubbed ‘The Ultimate Party with a Purpose,’ the voyage will take place on Carnival Breeze with a unique 8-day itinerary to the Caribbean.  It will depart on April 23 […]

Princess Offers Leap Day Sale with $1 Booking Deposits

Princess Cruises has announced a Leap Day sale offering an extremely low $1 deposit on cruises booked today only with their “Twice as Nice” sale. Details $1 deposits Double onboard spending money Available on 6+ days to all destinations, sailing  summer 2016 to spring 2017 Search Princess Cruises The “Twice as Nice” sale offers guests […]

Norwegian Names Their First Chinese Ship

Norwegian Cruise Line has announced the name of the world’s first purpose-built cruise ship for the Chinese market.  In English, it’s called Norwegian Joy, and here it is in Chinese: 喜悦号 (Xǐ Yuè Hoo).  The name “Joy” puts an emphasis on the fact that the ship will allow guests to “Experience Paradise on the Sea.” The new […]

5 Cool Cabin Features on Anthem of the Seas

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Anthem of the Seas has 20 types of staterooms and is the first cruise ship to roll out studio balcony rooms. But not everything has to be high tech to be cool. There are some features in Anthem of the Seas’ staterooms that are pretty cool. Before you start reading this, note that some of […]

Carnival Sensation Rescues 16 Refugees


Over the weekend while Carnival Sensation was en route from Key West, Florida, to Cozumel, Mexico, the ship stopped to rescued 16 individuals (15 males and one female) from a vessel in distress approximately 50 miles off the northern coast of Cuba. Pittsburg Steelers linebacker James Harrison was on the ship for a fan cruise and […]