MSC Divina – Live Blog – Day 2

Today, we had a sea day aboard MSC Divina, one of the two sea days that we’ll have this cruise. Let’s get right to the first sea day. Breakfast Our first full day onboard was a sea day. First thing on the agenda for the day was a ship tour. Since I was up early […]

Florida Port Welcomes 2 Millionth Cruise Passenger

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The Jacksonville Port Authority welcomed their 2 millionth cruise passenger through the North Jacksonville terminal earlier today. The lucky 2 millionth passenger was Carina Alejandro, from North Carolina.  There was a small ceremony for the milestone with Jaxport officials and Carnival Elation‘s Captain Gaetano Gigliotti, and they presented her with gifts and a commemorative plaque.  It’s her […]

Royal Caribbean Offers Cruise to Good Samaritan

Good things oftentimes will come back around to those who do good, and this story is a perfect example of that. According to the Boston Globe, cab driver Raymond “Buzzy” MacCausland picked up a passenger who was moving from a homeless shelter to a nearby hotel.  When he left the cab, he accidentally left a […]

Costa Rica Excursion Goes Green

The Veragua Rainforest Eco-Adventure has gone green in an effort to conserve energy and the beautiful rainforest that surrounds it.  They’ve installed a $160,000 solar power system that has been supplying almost all of the private nature preserve’s electricity since March. Located in the central mountains less than an hour from Costa Rica’s Caribbean coast, […]

Photo Tour: Carnival Sunshine

We’ve rounded up some of our favorite photos of Carnival Sunshine, taken by us, of course! 1. Exterior 2. The Iconic Whale Tale Funnel 3. WaterWorks 4. Havana Bar 5. Serenity 6. RedFrog Pub 7. Kid’s Area 8. Liquid Lounge 9. Alchemy Bar 10. Sunshine Atrium 11. Mini Golf 12. Lido Deck 13. Punchliner Comedy […]