Cruise Countdown: It’s Now or Never For Alaska’s 2021 Season

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If there is to be any hope of even a shortened Alaska cruise season this year, the U.S. House of Representatives needs to take action by the end of this month. That’s the word from Vicki Freed, SVP of Sales, Trade Support and Service for Royal Caribbean Group. The executive issued the warning while speaking […]

Celestyal Cruises Announces 2022-2023 Schedule

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Greece-based Celestyal Cruises has announced that its new flagship, Celestyal Experience, will set sail beginning March 5, 2022 with a seven-night “Three Continents” itinerary. Three Continents Itinerary The flagship was added to the fleet in 2020, and was originally scheduled to debut this year. The Three Continents itinerary stops in Athens and Rhodes, Greece; Kusadasi, Turkey; Ashdod, […]

Disney Wish To Feature Toy Story-Themed Water Playground

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Disney Cruise Line has announced details on a fun feature aboard its upcoming ship, Disney Wish. One of the vessel’s upper decks will play host to the Toy Story Splash Zone — a water playground featuring Woody, Buzz, and friends reimagined as larger-than-life rubber bath toys that move and spray water. The water playground is inspired […]

Carnival’s Ship Mardi Gras to Arrive in Florida on June 4

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Carnival Cruise Line’s newest and very much anticipated ship Mardi Gras is set to arrive at her new home in Port Canaveral, Florida on June 4, 2021. When she arrives, she will be flying the Bahamian flag instead of the Panamanian one to designate the new ship registry for the first liquefied natural gas-powered ship to […]

Cruise Radio News Briefs — May 19, 2021 [VIDEO]

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Florida and CDC Ordered Into Mediation After hearing deliberations on May 12, the district judge in charge of the lawsuit between Florida and the CDC has ordered the opposing parties into mediation in an effort to resolve the issue. Rather than grant Florida the injunction against the CDC’s Conditional Sailing Order, the judge wants the […]