Holland America Receives Environmental Award

Holland America certainly knows how to celebrate Earth Day.  For the seventh time in a row, the cruise line has received the Green Gateway Award from the Port of Seattle. The port cited Holland America’s environmental stewardship initiatives that exceed industry regulations and standards, including the use of shore power while in Seattle, biodegradable cleaners […]

Carnival Horizon Will Debut a New Water Park

Carnival Cruise Line announced that Carnival Horizon will expand their Seuss at Sea program with a Dr. Suess WaterWorks water park. Located on Deck 12, Carnival Horizon’s Dr. Seuss WaterWorks will offer two distinctly different slides. New Water Park on Carnival Horizon  The Cat in the Hat slide will feature an enclosed raft slide offering more than […]

RCR 033: Adventures by Disney 2017 European River Cruise

When people think of Disney, they don’t normally think of a European river cruise. Thanks to a partnership that AmaWaterways has with Adventures By Disney, Disney now has you covered with ocean and river cruises. We first spoke with the owner of AmaWaterways a few weeks ago to talk about the program; now we’re getting a […]

5 First Impressions: Harmony of the Seas

Royal Caribbean’s Harmony of the Seas has arrived at her home base in Fort Lauderdale. After boarding the ship for a two-night sailing, here are my first impressions of the ship. What I thought of Harmony of the Seas 1. Massive size but great passenger flow You board in the Promenade, which resembles a shopping mall. […]