MENU: Guy’s Burger Joint on Carnival Cruise Line

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Back in 2011, Carnival Cruise Line teamed up with celebrity chef and TV personality Guy Fieri to create a one-of-a-kind burger joint at sea. Now, Guy’s Burger Joint is a fan-favorite counter-service restaurant available on every ship in the Carnival fleet.  By October 2011, it was on the first ship, Carnival Liberty. By 2016, Guy’s […]

Norwegian Cruise Line to Resume U.S. Sailings This Weekend

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Norwegian Cruise Line is back to the high seas from the United States. Norwegian Encore is slated to set sail from the Port of Seattle tomorrow, embarking on the first in a series of seven-night cruises to Alaska. A shortened Alaska season is possible this year due to temporary legislation passed by the U.S. government which […]

Royal Caribbean Expands Testing Requirement To All U.S. Departures

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A week after announcing that a negative COVID test would be required for all guests on cruises five nights or longer from a U.S. port, Royal Caribbean has expanded the requirement to cruises of any length. Beginning on August 12 and extending at least through August 31, all guests sailing from a U.S. port on […]

Five Cruise Passengers Among Six Killed In Alaska Plane Crash

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The pilot and all five passengers were killed when a sightseeing floatplane crashed in southeast Alaska on Thursday. The five passengers were all guests aboard Holland America Line’s Nieuw Amsterdam. “We can confirm that a float plane carrying five guests from Nieuw Amsterdam was involved in an accident in Ketchikan, and there are no survivors,” […]

Mardi Gras Trip Report, Day 5: Amber Cove, Bolt & Breaking News

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Today marks my third time in Amber Cove in 28 days, and you know what? I’m absolutely okay with that. As I mentioned yesterday, as a ship-head, this is one of my favorite ports to visit from a technical standpoint because upon arrival, the captain has to maneuver the ship into position and then back […]