Virgin Voyages Starts Work on New Cruise Ship

Hard to believe it was way back in June of 2015 that Sir Richard Branson first announced his plans to launch a whole new cruise line, Virgin Voyages. Finally, our anticipation is paying off as today, cruise fans watched — via a Facebook live feed — as Branson’s team officially cut the first steel which […]

Royal Caribbean Reveals 2018 European Itineraries

Royal Caribbean has unveiled their 2018 European deployments, headlined by the line’s newest and largest ship Symphony of the Seas.  The cruise company will also introduce a new port of call for the 2018 summer season: Holyhead on the Isle of Anglesey, Wales.  Destinations returning to the line’s itineraries after a hiatus include Flam, Molde, and […]

Carnival Cruise Ship Earns Perfect Health Score

One of Carnival Cruise Line’s ships has earned a perfect score of 100 during a recent United States Public Health inspection. Carnival Elation was inspected recently while in Jacksonville, Florida; this marks the second time in a row that the vessel has earned a perfect score. To earn a 100, cruise ships must receive perfect marks […]

Princess Cruises is Paying Gratuities During Sale

It seems as if every time we turn around, another cruise line is raising the daily rate they charge passengers to cover gratuities to members of the staff who work so hard to make our vacations awesome. But as part of their “Come Back New” sale, Princess Cruises is currently offering to cover that cost […]