Two Former Carnival Cruise Ships Being Scrapped [PHOTOS]

Two ships that formerly sailed as part of the Carnival Cruise Line fleet — the Holiday and Celebration — are in the process of being scrapped. Ironically, even as the original Celebration is being torn apart and sold for scrap, Carnival has begun construction on a new ship bearing the same name. The original Celebration, […]

Fun Things to Do During a Port Call in Seattle

norwegian bliss in seattle

Set on Elliott Bay in Puget Sound, Seattle is the portal to the Pacific. It’s the gateway not only to Alaska and Asia, but also to beautiful mountain ranges and forests. All of this nature envelops a bustling metropolitan area that’s now home to nearly 4 million people.  Seattle was settled in 1851, near a […]

Europe-Based MSC Cruises Plans Cruising’s Biggest Expansion

Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve Bahamas island

After years of growing excitement as a parade of ever more innovative and thrill-packed ships joined the global fleet, cruising was riding a wave entering 2020. Then in March, the industry ran aground on the shores of a global health crisis. Instead of breathless coverage of the next-big-thing to hit the water, for much of […]