Royal Caribbean Ship to Homeport in LA Sooner Than Expected

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Previously, Royal Caribbean had announced that — for the first time in a decade — it would be homeporting a ship on the west coast in 2022. But it looks like California won’t end up having to wait quite that long now. Navigator of the Seas’ Los Angeles schedule has just been moved up. In […]

Norwegian Cruise Line Finds New Way to Help Passengers “Embark” When Sailings Resume

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As Norwegian Cruise Line prepares for its return to service beginning July 25, it announced today the premiere of “EMBARK — The Series,” a docuseries that will revolve around the line’s return to sea. The first episode, “Great Cruise Comeback,” will focus on the continuing measures for a healthy and safe return to sailing, including […]

Carnival CEO Calls Current CDC Guidance ‘Almost Unworkable’

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Carnival Corporation CEO Arnold Donald says holding the cruise industry to a “zero-risk” standard while other travel sectors are treated differently is a “very burdensome and almost unworkable” approach. “Americans can fly, take a cruise, and return home without being vaccinated, but can’t get on a cruise ship in the U.S. even if fully vaccinated,” […]

Cruise Radio News Briefs — April 7, 2021 [VIDEO]

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Norwegian Announces Three New Itineraries For Summer 2021 Following Royal Caribbean’s lead, Norwegian Cruise Line announced on Tuesday morning that it will begin sailing outside of the U.S. in July with three cruise ships.  Norwegian Jade will sail the Greek Isles from Athens starting July 25. Norwegian Joy will sail seven-night Caribbean cruises from Montego […]