Disney Wish Departs Shipyard, Heads Up The Ems River

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Disney Cruise Line’s fifth and newest ship, Disney Wish, has departed the Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg, Germany and is headed up the Ems River towards the sea, known as the ship’s conveyance. During the 10 hour, 26 mile journey up the river, Disney Wish travels backwards, which — along with tugboats guiding the way — helps the […]

Carnival Cruise Line Adds 50th Birthday Merchandise to Website

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Carnival Cruise Line has added many of its 50th Birthday merchandise items to its online retail website, shop.carnival.com. The 50th Birthday merchandise collection first launched in early March, with a commemorative coin set that was released exclusively on Brand Ambassador John Heald’s Facebook page. It sold out within minutes of posting. Next up, a variety […]

CDC Finally Drops Travel Health Notice For Cruising

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At long last, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has dropped its Travel Health Notice for cruising. This welcome change comes after two years of the agency warning travelers against taking cruises, and essentially telling them not to get on a cruise ship.  Cruise lines are already issuing statements on the update, with Holland […]

Princess Cruises Reveals New ‘Wild For Alaska Seafood’ Program

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Princess Cruises has announced its “Wild for Alaska Seafood” program, which will be on six vessels sailing in the Last Frontier this spring. This location-based seafood initiative features an extensive rotation of Alaska seafood dishes, along with destination-inspired cocktail experiences. These  experiences include flights of Alaska spirits sourced from local distilleries, hand-picked wine pairings to […]

Norwegian Cruise Line Cancels Another Escape Sailing

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After running aground in the Dominican Republic on Monday, March 14, Norwegian Cruise Line was forced to cancel the current sailing that Norwegian Escape was on at the time, and passengers were flown back to Florida. Since then, two more voyages have been canceled as the ship undergoes repairs in Port Canaveral. Now, in a letter to […]

Cruise News Today — March 30, 2022 [VIDEO]

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Another Norwegian Escape Cruise Canceled Another Norwegian Escape sailing has been canceled, making it the third voyage impacted after the ship ran aground in the Dominican Republic. In a letter to booked guests, Norwegian said the April 2 cruise is canceled because repairs are taking longer than expected. Those who were set to sail the […]

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