Carnival Cruise Line Celebrates 50th Birthday in PortMiami

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Today in Miami, Carnival Cruise Line marked its official 50th birthday on Carnival Conquest — half a century since the line’s maiden voyage from the southern Florida port. Carnival Cruise Line president Christine Duffy was joined by Carnival Corporation Chairman Micky Arison and Carnival Corporation CEO Arnold Donald; U.S. Representatives Federica Wilson and Vern Buchanan; Miami-Dade […]

Norwegian Getaway Haven Trip Report, Day 4: Land, Ho!

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Fun fact: Getting off an in-progress cruise to fly home is kind of a pain in the butt. Not that I would know, because you couldn’t get me to leave The Haven mid-trip unless I was being arrested for crimes against dietary restrictions. But unfortunately, Doug was set to leave our cruise early. He would […]

9 Cruise Concepts That Didn’t Quite Catch On

These days, innovation and never-before-seen novelties are the name of the game in mainstream cruising. It’s what sets them apart from other lines, and what they can proudly showcase in marketing materials. Among all the hits out there, such as top-deck water parks, projection-mapped dining, FlowRider surfing simulators, zip lines, and unique entertainment options, there […]

New Details Revealed For Stage Shows on Disney Wish [IMAGES]

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This week, Disney Cruise Line announced new details on two of the stage shows that will be performed aboard its upcoming ship Disney Wish: “Disney The Little Mermaid” and “Disney Seas the Adventure.” The Little Mermaid The ship’s Little Mermaid show is an original stage adaptation of the Walt Disney Animation Studios film, exclusively for this ship. […]

Princess and Holland America Welcome Kids Under 5 to Sail Without Exemptions

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Sister brands Princess Cruises and Holland America Line have announced that they will now welcome kids under five years old who are not yet eligible for vaccination, and they will not need to get an exemption from the cruise line to sail. On its CruiseHealth webpage, Princess says that it “continues to operate fully-vaccinated cruises […]

Cruise News Today — March 11, 2022 [VIDEO]

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Wonder of the Seas Makes First Nassau Call Wonder of the Seas arrived in Nassau on Wednesday, marking its first visit to the busy Bahamas port. The ship set sail on its inaugural seven-night voyage on March 4 out of Port Everglades. Other port calls on the eastern Caribbean itinerary included Labadee, San Juan, and […]