Mardi Gras Behind The Scenes: How Carnival’s First LNG Ship Fuels Up

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The first cruise ship in the Americas powered by environmentally-friendly liquefied natural gas (LNG) refueled for the first time at Port Canaveral. Carnival Cruise Line’s newest ship, Mardi Gras, arrived to her new homeport of Port Canaveral on Friday, marking her grand debut in the United States. Now, the vessel has refueled there for the first time, […]

12 Key Tips For Great Car Rental Deals

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Rental cars are often popular options for shuttling between Florida’s airports and cruise ports, taking pre- and post-cruise road trips, and exploring destinations on independent shore excursions. If you’re planning on booking a rental vehicle for your next cruise vacation, however, you need to be aware of what’s going on with car rentals this year. […]

Cruise News Today — June 9, 2021 [VIDEO]

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Carnival Announces Summer Cruise Directors Carnival Cruise Line has announced who the cruise directors will be on its four initial ships that are set to resume sailings this summer. Jonathan “Cookie” Adams will be on Carnival Breeze out of Galveston.  Kyndall “Fire” Magyar will be on Carnival Vista from Galveston. Chris “Donkey” Salazar will be […]

Disney Cruise Line Cancels More 2021 Sailings, Updates Navigator App

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Disney Cruise Line has canceled more sailings through August, September, and November on all of its cruise ships. The cancellations are as follows: All Disney Dream cruises are canceled through August 6 All Disney Fantasy sailings are canceled through August 28 All Disney Wonder voyages are canceled through September 19 All United States-based cruises aboard Disney Magic are canceled through November 4 […]

Celebrity Millennium Trip Report, Day 2: My AquaClass Cabin

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Editor’s Note: Last week, our correspondent journeyed from the United States to St. Maarten in preparation for her first cruise in over a year. Here’s her trip report on Day 2 aboard Celebrity Millennium, where she details her AquaClass stateroom. Yippee, I’m Here! Crossing the gangway onto Celebrity Millennium, I was so happy for my boarding […]

Royal Caribbean Says Unvaccinated Guests Will Face Restrictions, Higher Costs

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Although Royal Caribbean has altered their policy from requiring all guests be vaccinated to “highly recommending” they do so, the company’s CEO warns that those who are unvaccinated will find themselves dealing with certain restrictions and additional costs.  Why The Change Was Made In a recent message to travel advisors (which you can watch below), […]