New Series Focuses on Pain of Cruise Shutdown, Excitement of Planned Return

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We’re not quite there yet, but the restart of the cruise industry is growing closer, and a new five-part video series produced by Norwegian Cruise Line offers a behind-the-scenes look at the extensive preparations being made for a healthy return to sailing. The first episode of Embark — The Series, entitled “The Great Cruise Comeback,” can […]

NCL To CDC: ‘Respond To Our Restart Plan Please’

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Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings CEO Frank Del Rio says he hasn’t even received acknowledgment from the Centers for Disease Control for the company’s suggested plan to resume cruise operations from U.S. ports in July. On April 5, NCLH, which operates the Norwegian Cruise Line, Oceania Cruises, and Regent Seven Seas Cruises brands, sent a proposal […]

Carnival Releases Another Cruise-Themed Board Game

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It seems as though Carnival Cruise Line is really trying to make its mark on the board game business. Just a few months after releasing a Carnival-themed Monopoly game with Mardi Gras prominently featured on the top of the box, Carnival is back with another cruise-themed board game iteration — Family Feud: Carnival Edition. You […]

Cruise Radio News Briefs — April 16, 2021 [VIDEO]

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Politicians Urge CDC to Keep ‘Conditional Sailing Order’ in Place While the cruise industry and its supporters have made a great deal of noise about allowing ships to resume as soon as possible, opposition voices are beginning to make their case for keeping the Conditional Sailing Order in place. Two longtime critics of the cruise […]