7 Reasons to Follow Carnival’s John Heald on Facebook

If you’re like us, you probably spend a lot of time on Facebook. Not during work hours, of course. We would never do such a thing… if the boss was watching over our shoulder. So if there’s one person on Facebook (aside from Cruise Radio, of course) we’d recommend following, it has to be Carnival […]

If You Can’t Afford to Tip, Don’t Cruise

Like moths to a flame, some cruise passengers line up at guest relations the last day to remove their gratuities. The $12.95 per-day gratuity, on average, seems better removed than given to some people. This isn’t a cruise line demographic problem; it’s an industry wide issue. Gratuities are designed to reward the stateroom stewards, the […]

Carnival Sunshine: Day 6 – Halifax

Today we docked in Halifax, Nova Scotia. I’ve been to Halifax a couple of times so I knew the lay of the land and what I wanted to do when I got there. Leaving the Ship Disembarkation started at 9 am, but I didn’t get off the ship until noon because I wanted the crowds […]