Carnival’s Big Booze Change

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If you’re not following John Heald on Facebook, you really should be. Why? Because you’re unlikely to find a better source of information about Carnival Cruise Line than you will the social media page of their senior cruise director. The charismatic, up-front guy regularly answers questions posed by followers and, more importantly, routinely drops huge […]

Win A Free Cruise On World’s Largest Ship

What’s better than cruising? How about cruising for free. And what’s even better than that? Cruising for free on a brand new ship. That’s the grand prize up for grabs in Royal Caribbean’s Ticket To Adventure contest, running now through November 5th. Oh, and if you don’t win the grand prize, never fear… because First […]

6 Criteria for Picking a Cruise Partner

Not everyone cruises with a significant other or with family. Tons of cruisers share their vacations with friends – whether it’s a reunion, special event, or just an excuse to get away and have some fun. However, there are some things to consider when picking your cabin buddy. 1. What’s their budget? This is arguably […]

Carnival’s 24 Hour Sale Ends at Midnight

Carnival Cruise Line is having a 24-hour sale that ends at midnight on Monday, April 25. A quick search found sales on Carnival Vista, Carnival Sunshine, Carnival Breeze, Carnival Dream, Carnival Triumph, and Carnival Victory. Rates: 2 – 5 days: $299 6 + days: $519 Details: Book by midnight (EDT) Save by letting Carnival choose […]

Cunard Offering New York Sailings Deal

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Cunard is offering a sale on select sailings departing from New York City.  It features up to 35 percent savings on various transatlantic crossings, New England and Canada, Caribbean, Grand Voyages, and Exotic Voyages aboard Queen Elizabeth and Queen Mary 2. New bookings on select voyages made until May 31 are a part of the […]

Carnival Vista Countdown, Day 6: Seafood Shack

Carnival Vista will be here in less than a week and as if the ship doesn’t have me excited enough, the Seafood Shack onboard has me doing back flips! Debuting on the Carnival Vista, a New England-inspired eatery, Seafood Shack is a casual indoor/outdoor dining venue near the Lido Marketplace. This seafood-lovers’ paradise will feature a […]

Carnival Vista Serenity Menu

Here is the menu in Carnival Vista’s adults-only Serenity area – it’s full of healthy salad options so that you can feel your best while relaxing in your sunny (or shady!) spot on your cruise. Fresh Creations Your Way Choose Your Greens Radicchio Baby Spinach Belgium Endive Boston Lettuce Ice Berg Mesclun Hearts of Romaine […]