CDC Raises Bahamas COVID-19 Warning Level To ‘High’

Aerial view of Norwegian Getaway in Nassau, Bahamas

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has added the Bahamas to its COVID-19 “high” risk category for travelers. This week, several other destinations were added, including Belize in Central America, Montserrat, and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines in the Caribbean. A popular destination for cruisers, the Bahamas was previously listed as Level […]

Carnival Sunshine To Stop Sailing Out of Charleston After 2024

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Carnival Cruise Line’s contract with the South Carolina Ports Authority will not be extended when it expires in 2024. As a result, Carnival Sunshine will find itself being relocated. Carnival Sunshine To Be Repositioned Carnival has had a homeport agreement with Charleston since 2010, with the Carnival Sunshine currently sailing a variety of cruises out […]

Norwegian: 9 Europe Ships, Sun from Asia

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With many Asian cruise ports still closed, Norwegian Cruise Line has opted to redeploy Norwegian Sun from the Far East and Southeast Asia to the Canary Islands this fall. “Due to challenging and developing regulations regarding international travel and cruising in Asia, we have made the difficult decision to reposition Norwegian Sun from Asia to […]

MSC Boasts Its Next Cruise Ship Is “The Future Of Cruising”

MSC World Europa rendering

MSC is counting down the months until the launch of its new flagship, the MSC World Europa, which it describes as “an ultra-modern urban metropolis at sea.” Set to launch in the Persian Gulf on December 20, the new ship will be the first of MSC’s ‘World Class’ prototype series. It spans 22 decks and […]