Trip Report Day 2: Carnival Vista – Fun Day at Sea

This morning we woke up and headed to the Sea Day Brunch. In the past, this has been one of my favorite things to do, but it was only okay today. The service was much slower than usual. Now, to be fair, we did go at 10:30 a.m., which is basically rush hour. Normally, I […]

Princess Stage Shows Receive Rave Reviews

Two new Broadway-style shows on Princess Cruises ships are receiving rave reviews from guests – “Born to Dance” which is the latest in the line’s partnership with Stephen Schwartz, and “Encore,” based on the opera performance “Bravo.” Born to Dance Created with award-winning composer Stephen Schwartz, “Born to Dance” is the second offering in the […]

Ovation Cruises Canceled For Unscheduled Dry Dock

It looks as if Royal Caribbean’s relatively new Ovation of the Seas has been temporarily sidelined in order to deal with a problem before it can become a serious issue. According to Cruise Industry News, the ship headed this week for an unscheduled drydock in China. What’s the Problem? The site reported that the drydock was […]

Carnival Offering Pre-Purchase Wifi Packages

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Carnival Cruise Line is now offering guests the opportunity to pre-purchase their wifi packages on the line’s website prior to their voyage.  The option is currently available on two ships: Carnival Vista and Fascination and will be rolled out fleetwide by midsummer. Fully booked guests will be able to select from Carnival’s social, value, and premium wifi packages through […]

Menu: Carnival Cruise Line’s Bonsai Sushi Bar

The menu for Carnival Cruise Line’s Bonsai Sushi Bar. This venue is available is on: Carnival Breeze Carnival Dream Carnival Horizon Carnival Legend Carnival Pride Carnival Sunshine Carnival Vista Bonsai Sunshi Bar Menu Appetizers Miso Soup $2 Green Salad – vibrant orange dressing of carrot and fresh ginger $2 Wagyu Kakuni – slow braised wagyu […]