Caribbean Princess Offering Many New Dining Options

On April 6, Princess Cruises’ ship Caribbean Princess will be debuting following a dry dock renovation, and it will have completed the largest food and beverage makeover to ever take place during a dry dock. The new dining options onboard include: World Fresh Marketplace World Fresh Marketplace is replacing Horizon Court on deck 14 with a new look, […]

Florida Port Welcomes Azamara Quest

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Port Tampa Bay executives and staff welcoming the 600-guest luxury ship Azamara Quest at Cruise Terminal 2 last week, for a one-time port of call for the cruising season. Paul Alfonso, executive VP and chief commercial officer, headed up a small group of staff to greet the captain and crew when they arrived.  As is a maritime […]

New Norwegian Cruise Ship Starts Journey

Norwegian Cruise Line’s first ship custom-designed for the Chinese market, Norwegian Joy, began her journey to her homeport of Shanghai from the shipyard in Germany this week.  The first leg took approximately 14 hours along the Ems River to the Netherlands. The vessel’s river journey marks another milestone in its highly-anticipated delivery.  Joy is the second in the […]

Review: Carnival Cruise Line’s BBQ Joint

Back in 2012, Carnival Cruise Line used Carnival Breeze to launch a venue that their guests were longing for – an outdoor barbecue restaurant. The venue, then named Fat Jimmy’s Seaside BBQ, would be open on sea days and serve up a variety of meats and home-cooked side dishes. Since then, Carnival has expanded their BBQ experience […]

Menu: Carnival’s Ol’ Fashioned BBQ

BBQ Menu Pork Butt  bone in butt, dry-rubbed, slow braised and pulled Chicken dry rubbed and grilled Smoked Beef low and slow cooked beef, thin sliced Sides Mac N Cheese Potato Salad Scratch-Made Slaw Molasses Baked Beans Soft Bun BBQ Sauces Brown Sugar Kansas City Spicy Sriracha BBQ Sauce You can find a review of […]

Cruisers Hysterical Reactions To Royal’s Dress Code Confusion

As a whole, we cruisers aren’t necessarily great at dealing with change. So it’s probably not surprising that when word began to spread that Royal Caribbean had updated their dress code to indicate that on casual nights, shorts and tank-tops were acceptable in the main dining rooms, people had a lot to say! And although […]

Royal Caribbean Looking for Thrill-Seeking Instagrammers

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Royal Caribbean International is on the lookout for the “World’s Mosts Adventurous Squad” through an Instagram contest.  In the end, a group of up to four friends will be crowned with the title, and win trips anywhere Royal Caribbean sails. How It Works Those looking for a shot at social media fame and worldwide adventure […]