Carnival Vista Live Blog – Day 4 – Havana Retreat!

colosseum rome

Today we were in Rome and boy, was it a long day. If you ever do a Mediterranean cruise, I highly recommend doing a Rome tour – but make sure you’re prepared for a long day. Rome on Your Own We wound up doing the Rome on Your Own tour where the only thing the […]

Carnival Vista 2 Launched Today

Carnival passed another milestone today in the construction of Vista 2 (she is currently unnamed) when they launched a 300 foot section of the upcoming ship into the water at Fincantieri shipyard in Naples, Italy. From Naples, the piece (which is actually deck 0 of the cruise ship) will be towed to meet her other section […]

Cruise Line Buys Jet

For most cruisers who aren’t homeporting, getting to the ship can be highly stressful. Maybe you’re driving to the port and have to figure out where to park for a week without paying an arm and a leg. If you’re flying, you have to choose between arriving the same day and hoping there are no […]

MSC Seaside Grand Voyage on Sale

Want to head out on a 20-night adventure aboard MSC’s newest upcoming ship? If so, you’re in luck!  The Grand Voyage for MSC Seaside is now on sale.  Departing November 30, 2017 from Venice, the ship will stop in Valletta, Malta, Palma de Mallorca, Spain; Barcelona, Spain; Cadiz, Spain; and Funchal, Portugal, before crossing the […]