Carnival Cruise Line Details New Area of Mardi Gras [PHOTOS]

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Carnival Cruise Line found the perfect way to celebrate National Pizza Day by unveiling details about Mardi Gras‘ La Piazza zone, where passengers will find several new venues as well as an expanded version of the popular Pizzeria del Capitano. Welcome to The Italian Zone One of six zones which will make up Mardi Gras’ […]

Senior Officers Named For New Holland America Ship

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Holland America Line has announced who the senior officers will be aboard its new ship, Rotterdam, when it is delivered in July 2021. The line has appointed Staff Captain Kevin Beirnaert, Hotel Director Wessel van Oorschot, Chief Engineer Peter Massolt, Staff Chief Engineer Wim Akkerman, and Environmental Officer Michael Brown. The officers will lead Rotterdam‘s […]

Mexico Invites Cruise Lines to Sail from Cozumel

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Tired of waiting for the U.S. to allow cruise lines to once again sail in Caribbean waters? The Mexican island of Cozumel is reaching out to Europe-based cruise lines and promoting itself as a home port. The tourism-dependent island with a population of 100,000 is located 12 miles off the eastern coast of the Yucatan […]

180-Night World Cruise For 2023 Sells Out in a Single Day

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Oceania Cruises has announced that its 2023 Around the World in 180 Days voyage sold out within one day of opening for sale to the general public on January 27, 2021. “The response to our epic 2023 around the world voyage clearly illustrates the enthusiasm that experienced travelers have for immersive and memorable travel experiences,” […]

How to Plan a Successful Embarkation Day for Your Family Cruise

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The cruise boarding process and first day chaos can be frustrating for adults, who just want to be on vacation already dammit! But for over-excited kids, it can be downright excruciating. Long lines, long waits, crowds, and lots of standing breed meltdowns faster than you can say “muster drill.” Your best defense is to come […]

Cruise Radio News Briefs — February 9, 2021 [VIDEO]

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Carnival Backtracks on Protocols Announcement Carnival Cruise Line is backtracking after releasing a list of onboard protocols that the line now says is not actually finalized. In a statement to us, a spokesperson stated that “As we have said previously, guests should expect [mask-wearing], testing, distancing, and other protocols. We intend to provide more details […]