Carnival’s Mardi Gras Makes Inaugural Visit to Cozumel

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As her second cruise ever is now underway, Carnival Cruise Line’s new ship Mardi Gras has visited another port for the first time: Cozumel, Mexico. This week’s sailing is seven-night western Caribbean itinerary that will call on both Cozumel and Costa Maya, Mexico as well as Roatán, Honduras. Last week, the ship sailed a seven-night eastern Caribbean route […]

MENU: Bar Della Rosa on Carnival’s Mardi Gras

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Bar Della Rosa is a bar with both indoor and outdoor sides in the Italy-inspired La Piazza zone on Carnival Cruise Line’s ship Mardi Gras. By day, passengers can order espresso drinks at Bar Della Rosa. In the evening, it becomes the perfect spot to order an Italian cocktail or wine. Coffee Espresso Cappuccino Latte Macchiato […]

All American Queen Steamboat River Ships Are Now Back in Service

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American Queen Steamboat Company has announced that its riverboat American Queen is welcoming guests on board for the first time in 18 months today. This marks the American line’s fourth and final ship to resume service. As the world’s largest paddlewheel, American Queen will set sail from New Orleans, beginning her 2021 season on the Mississippi and Ohio rivers. […]

New MSC Cruises Ship Sets Sail on Maiden Voyage

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MSC Cruises’ newest flagship MSC Seashore has officially set sail on her maiden voyage today in Europe. Embarking passengers in Barcelona, Marseille, and Genoa on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, respectively, more guests will be welcomed on board the line’s first Seaside EVO ship today in Naples as part of her inaugural seven-night western Caribbean itinerary. Seashore will then […]

Norwegian Cruise Line Can Require Vaccination Proof After Judge Blocks Florida Law

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A preliminary injunction from a Florida judge means Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. can require guests to provide documentation confirming their vaccination status prior to boarding. The cruise company operating the Norwegian Cruise Line, Oceania Cruises, and Regent Seven Seas Cruises brands made the decision months ago to only return to service with 100 percent […]