Cruising’s Back: Cruise Line Plans to Sail from Nassau in July

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The first ship (from a major cruise line) to set sail in the Americas since the industry shut down a year ago will be the Crystal Serenity, a 1,064-passenger vessel operated by luxury line Crystal Cruises.  Beginning July 3, 2021, the Serenity will offer a 16-week program of seven-night all-Bahamas itineraries, with a choice to […]

Cunard Cancels Summer Season, Will Offer UK Staycations

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Cunard Line has canceled the majority of its summer 2021 cruise program, but there’s some good news for UK residents, as the iconic Carnival Corporation brand will offer a series of short “luxury staycations” aboard the Queen Elizabeth from Southampton. “With the UK Government confirming that domestic travel is close on the horizon, we are […]

Kick Off 2022 With This Golden Girls-Themed Cruise

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If you’ve always wanted to unleash your inner Blanche Devereaux while sipping cocktails by the pool, have we got the cruise for you. The Golden Girls Fan Theme Cruise will be taking over the brand new Celebrity Apex on January 3, 2022, making it the perfect way to kick off the New Year. “Picture It, […]

Country Singer Lee Greenwood to Perform on Six U.S. River Cruises

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American Queen Steamboat Company has announced that country music legend Lee Greenwood will be performing on six sailings during the 2021 season. Onboard the American Duchess riverboat, Greenwood will take the Show Lounge stage for intimate performances of his iconic hits, including “God Bless the U.S.A.” Greenwood, who lives in favorite riverboat stop Clarksville, will visit with guests before […]

Cruise Radio News Briefs — March 11, 2021 [VIDEO]

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Oceania Cruises Has Best Booking Day in Company History Oceania Cruises has announced that the opening for sale of its exotic 2022-2023 itineraries resulted in the most bookings in a single day in the line’s history. The company reports that the top-selling destinations were Asia, Africa, and South America. The single best-selling voyage was the […]

Pet Cruises on Queen Mary 2: Pet Policy and Bookings

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Cunard is the only major cruise line that allows passengers to bring a pet dog or cat on their cruise vacation — and only aboard one ship: Queen Mary 2. But you can’t just bring Fluffy onboard QM2 and plunk her down on a travel bed in your cabin. Cats and dogs on cruises must […]

Pet Cruises: Are There Any Cruise Lines That Allow Pets?

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Say you want to cruise to Hawaii with your dog, cruise Carnival with your cat, or take a service animal on a vacation at sea. Do any cruise lines allow pets or emotional support dogs and animals to travel with their humans? The answer is, your choices are very limited when it comes to cruising […]

49 Things Carnival Cruise Line Guests are Missing

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Ask cruise lovers what they miss most about sailing, and they’ll likely respond “everything.” Ask Carnival Cruise Line fans in particular what they miss and you’ll get a much more specific response… and it’ll almost certainly include warm chocolate melting cake. Happy Birthday, Carnival Cruise Line As it happens, March 11 is the 49th birthday […]