Cruise Podcast: Carnival Splendor Mexico Review 2018 + Cruise News

Carnival Splendor

[smart_track_player url=”″ title=”Carnival Splendor Review + Cruise News” artist=”Cruise Radio” social_email=”true” ] We get a review of Carnival Cruise Line’s Carnival Splendor. This was a seven-night cruise from LA. We talk about the ship, the ports of call, and the entertainment offered. Sherry Laskin has cruise news:  FEMA chartered a cruise ship for hurricane relief […]

Cruise Line Creates Largest Sushi Roll at Sea

Just when you think you’ve seen it all when it comes to cruise lines… well, something you’ve definitely never seen before. In honor of National Sushi Day, Holland America Line created a sushi roll that measured nearly 50 feet in length, declaring it the largest ever served at sea. What Was In It? Dubbed the […]

Carnival Ship Wins Prestigious Award

carnival elation

One of Carnival Cruise Line’s ships won an exciting award at the TravelAge West WAVE Awards on June 15. Carnival Elation was honored with Best Refurbished Ship (ocean-going) this year. The vessel underwent a multimillion dollar renovation in October 2017 that included the addition of 38 new cabins, 98 balconies to existing cabins, and a variety […]

New Azamara Club Cruises Ship Godmother Named

azamara quest

In anticipation of its christening this August, Azamara Club Cruises has named the godmothers of their new ship Azamara Pursuit. EVP, Chief Revenue Officer of AFAR Media Ellen Asmodeo-Giglio and Editor-in-Chief of Travel Weekly UK Lucy Huxley will share the role of godmother for the vessel. At the forefront of the travel industry, the women are […]

Fifth Viking Ocean Ship Named in Italy

Viking has named their fifth ocean ship during a celebration in Livorno, Italy. The ship was delivered last week, and is currently sailing her maiden voyage with her godmother, retired NASA astronaut Dr. Anna Fisher. Viking Orion was named after the constellation, and in honor of Dr. Fisher’s work on NASA’s Orion exploration vehicle project. The […]

Carnival Horizon: Pools, Hot Tubs, and More

When Carnival Cruise Line was designing the Vista class ships – of which Carnival Horizon is the second – one of their big goals was to help people connect to the sea. So it makes sense that there is not only a whole lot of well-utilized deck space all around the ship, but also tons […]