New Celebrity Cruises Ship Christened at Port Everglades

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Celebrity Cruises’ newest ship has officially been christened and named. Celebrity Apex was the center of the excitement in Fort Lauderdale this evening as she kicked off her inaugural Caribbean season. The festivities included the naming ceremony led by the vessel’s godmother, Reshma Saujani — founder of the non-profit Girls Who Code and author of the […]

Cruise News Today — November 2, 2021 [VIDEO]

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Carnival Increases Capacity Limits Carnival Cruise Line has started to notch up capacity limits as the cruise industry continues to make a strong comeback.  Carnival’s brand ambassador John Heald said on Facebook that Mardi Gras is currently sailing at 85 percent capacity. When the line returned to sailing in July, it was at 70 percent […]

Cruising and Mixed Vaccines: What Does Each Cruise Line Accept?

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Can I cruise if I have mixed vaccine doses? That’s a question we’ve been getting a lot lately. And up until recently, there wasn’t a clear answer. This was particularly alarming to Canadian cruisers whose country has been mixing vaccine doses. But over the past couple of months, cruise lines have been updating health protocols to […]

Royal Caribbean’s Ultimate World Cruise Already 70% Sold Out

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Royal Caribbean made a big splash with the recent announcement of its first-ever world cruise, a 274-night mega-sailing visiting 65 countries and 150 destinations on all seven continents. The ‘Ultimate World Cruise’ on Serenade of the Seas was announced October 20. The 2,476-passenger ship will sail round-trip from Miami, departing December 10, 2023 and returning […]

MSC Cruises Updates Bellissima Winter Schedule

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MSC Cruises has announced details on the updated itinerary for MSC Bellissima‘s winter season starting November 6. The vessel will be sailing seven-night cruises out of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, calling at King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC) and Yanbu, Saudi Arabia; as well as Aqaba in Jordan. Itinerary Updates Here are some updates to Bellissima‘s original itinerary: The […]