Queen Victoria to Undergo $54 Million Refurbishment

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Cunard has announced they will be entering Queen Victoria into dry dock for a $54 million refurbishment.  The vessel will head to Palermo, Italy on May 5 for the one-month makeover, which will see the addition of 43 new Britannia Club staterooms with their own dedicated restaurant, a redesign of the liner’s Grand Suites and Penthouse Suites […]

Celebrity Cruises Reveals New ‘Top Chef’ Digital Series

Bravo Media and Celebrity Cruises has announced a new element of their multi-year partnership with the launch of a new video series, called Isaac Takes On.  The digital show follows “Top Chef” fan favorite Isaac Toups as he travels around the Caribbean aboard Celebrity Reflection, competing against tastemakers in a variety of culinary challenges. The award-winning ship […]

Carnival Cruise Line Expands Fun Hub App

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Carnival Cruise Line has recently added the Fun Hub app to Carnival Dream and Carnival Liberty. Currently, the Fun Hub app is available on 24 Fun Ships, the only ship without is San Juan-based Carnival Fascination. What is the Fun Hub app?  Even before passengers board, the app comes in handy, as it happens to […]

Review: Carnival’s Seafood Shack

It seems like the most natural fit in the word: a seafood shack aboard a ship cruising through the ocean. But does the reality live up to the idea? I had a chance to sample the food at Carnival’s Seafood Shack when it debuted on the Carnival Vista last year. With the eatery being introduced […]