Carnival Cruise Line Hosts a Kickoff to Summer

Carnival Cruise Line and the Houston Texans held the first-ever Summer Kickoff event yesterday for the Havard Boys & Girls Club in Houston. The celebration of the sunniest season of the year also included a $10,000 donation from Carnival to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston.  Additionally for every Houston Texans Bear sold […]

Norwegian Joy Christened in China

Norwegian Cruise Line’s first custom-designed ship for the Chinese market was christened yesterday during an onboard ceremony in Shanghai.  Norwegian Joy‘s godfather, Wang Leehom, delivered an over-the-top performance during the lavish affair. Holding 3,883 guests, the vessel features an innovative design, elegant finishes, and amenities tailored for Chinese guests.  Of course it also boasts the line’s […]

Celebrity Introduces Jaw-Dropping New Lounge

Remember when the most innovative thing you expected to find on a cruise ship was a water slide? This week, Celebrity Cruise Lines announced plans for Eden, a huge, glass-enclosed space aboard the currently-under-construction Celebrity Edge which will offer everything from a restaurant to an interactive show. “It will have performance, it will have food […]

Carnival Considers Updating VIFP Loyalty Program

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Carnival Cruise Line believes that, just like in a marriage or a strong friendship, loyalty matters. So it’s not surprising that when Skift’s newly revamped Business of Loyalty Newsletter talked to several big wigs at the cruise line, they found out that the company monitors its loyalty program very carefully…  and just might be making […]