Trip Report: Viking Sky Embarkation Day

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After traveling for about 24 hours, I’ve finally arrived at Viking Sky anchored in the Thames River in Greenwich, London. We took a flight from Charlotte, North Carolina directly to Heathrow on American Airlines, which went smoothly. Customs was an absolute nightmare once we got there; it took us over two hours to get through. We used […]

Cruise Radio News Headlines | Week of July 1, 2018


Every week we bring you the latest cruise news stories, articles we’ve published, our latest Cruise Radio podcast, and recent YouTube videos. 1. On July 1, the Carnival Glory rescued a man overboard from Norwegian Getaway over the weekend off the coast of Cuba.  According to a statement from Carnival, the man was found drifting in […]

Spectrum of the Seas Construction Update [PHOTOS]

Royal Caribbean recently released more construction photos of their upcoming Spectrum of the Seas cruise ship. This first Ultra Quantum-class cruise ship is currently being built at Meyer Werft Shipyard in Papenburg, Germany. In November, the keel was laid for Spectrum of the Seas. The keel-laying signifies the beginning of the ship’s physical construction. During the […]