Review: Carnival’s BlueIguana Cantina

Another one of Carnival’s popular venues onboard is the BlueIguana Cantina, found on most Carnival ships. This fun, casual dining experience is located outdoors on the Lido deck. The BlueIguana Cantina serves up freshly made tacos and burritos stuffed just the way you like them. With fresh homemade tortillas and a self-serve salsa bar, this […]

Princess Cruises Takes Delivery of New Majestic Princess

Carnival Corporation has officially taken delivery of their brand Princess Cruises’ newest upcoming ship, Majestic Princess.  It happened during a handover ceremony at Fincantieri shipyard in Italy yesterday, March 30. Majestic Princess is the cruise line’s first international luxury ship specifically built for the Chinese market. She will begin her inaugural season in Europe before repositioning to her […]

Trip Report, Day 2: Christening the MS Miguel Torga River Cruise Ship

Once my body finally kicked the jet lag, I was able to face the day. There was an open-seating breakfast from 7:00 to 9:00 this morning in the main dining room. The feel of the meal was very French, with an array of eggs, sausages, croissants, cheeses, meats, and fruits. Today was the ship’s christening. […]

15 Tips for Half Moon Cay

In 1996, Carnival Corporation purchased Little San Salvador Island for $6 million in the Bahamas, or as we know it now, Half Moon Cay. This 2,400-acre paradise is located 100 miles southeast of Nassau, Bahamas and is used as port stops by Carnival Cruise Line and Holland America Line. Rarely are the two cruise lines there together. […]