Carnival Cruise Line to Remain in Jacksonville, Florida

Jaxport and Carnival Cruise Line have reached an agreement to extend Carnival’s cruise service from Jacksonville through at least May 2021, and potentially through 2027. Carnival Elation will continue offering year-round sailing to the Bahamas from the North Jacksonville Cruise Terminal. The contract extends the line’s service from Jacksonville for three years, with three additional two-year […]

Win a Seven Day Cruise on New Holland America Ship

To celebrate the upcoming debut of their newest ship in December 2018, Holland America has launched the “Nieuw Statendam Sets Sail” sweepstakes. Entrants will have the chance to win a seven-day cruise for two in 2019 aboard the new vessel. To enter the sweepstakes, participants must visit HALNieuwStatendamSweeps.com and fill out the entry form. Once […]

Princess Kicks Off 2018 Alaska Cruising Season

Princess Cruises has officially kicked off the start to their 2018 cruising season in Alaska. This summer, the line has seven ships sailing the region, including the newly enhanced Golden Princess. Guests will be able to experience the newly designed space and menu at Sabatini’s Italian Trattoria, kids will enjoy the Camp Discovery youth center, and guests […]

Carnival Hosts Date Day for Military Couples

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Carnival Cruise Line joined forces with their partner Operation Homefront on Sunday to host a “day date” event for 100 military couples aboard Carnival Miracle at Port Tampa Bay. The red carpet was rolled out for the couples, who came onboard for a day-long escape that included lunch and a comedy show. To honor the attendees for […]

Trip Report: Carnival Horizon – Day 6

When I woke up today, the Carnival Horizon was docking in Livorno on the Tuscan Coast. It’s hard to believe how quickly this cruise is flying by. I’m not used to only having one sea day on a seven-night cruise, since you typically start and end each cruise with a day at sea. That gives […]