Cruise Podcast: Carnival Magic Review [2021]

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We talk with Isaiah about his recent seven-night cruise aboard Carnival Magic out of Port Canaveral, Florida. He goes over his experience in a balcony cabin for the first time, the food and entertainment onboard, and his time in the ports on this eastern Caribbean itinerary. Richard has cruise news on:  The CDC has let […]

Norwegian Cruise Line Reduces ‘Free At Sea’ Perks

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Norwegian Cruise Line guests who are used to getting the popular “Free at Sea” promotion will soon learn that the package isn’t as valuable as it once was. As of Tuesday, January 18, the cruise line has reduced the value of two of the perks within the promotion — the specialty dining and the wifi. […]

New Royal Caribbean Ship Features Southern Dining, 20+ Restaurants

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Royal Caribbean has announced new dining details on its upcoming vessel Wonder of the Seas, which just so happens to be the largest cruise ship in the world. Setting sail this March, passengers will be able to choose from over 20 dining venues, including a brand-new restaurant called The Mason Jar Southern Restaurant & Bar. The […]

Uncertain Future For Crystal Cruises as Parent Company Sinks Under Debt

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Update 1/19, 3:40 pm: Crystal Cruises has suspended operations for its ocean and expedition ships through April 29, 2022. River cruises are suspended through the end of May 2022. Crystal’s three ships that are currently sailing will complete their current voyages. In a statement, the line said “Suspending operations will provide Crystal’s management team with […]

Holland America Extends Cancellation Policy through September 2022

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Holland America Line has announced the extension of its Flexible Cancellation Plan to September 30, 2022. The program was originally offered for cruises departing through the end of April. Now, those who book a cruise by March 31 for itineraries that depart on or before September 30 can cancel for any reason and receive a […]

Cruise News Today — January 19, 2022 [VIDEO]

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Royal Caribbean Confirms Labadee Return Date Royal Caribbean has confirmed that its ships will begin returning to Labadee, Haiti later this month. A spokesperson from the line told Cruise Critic on Tuesday that the first vessel will be Harmony of the Seas on January 27. This will be the first time a ship has called […]