Cruise Podcast: Discovery Princess Review + Trip Insurance Q&A

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On this week’s episode of Cruise Radio, we hear a full review of an Alaska voyage aboard Princess Cruises’ newest ship Discovery Princess. Dan from TripInsurance.com is also on the show, answering your questions as the U.S. government drops the requirement for a negative COVID-19 test on inbound international flights. Listen to Cruise Radio Support […]

Carnival Cruise Line is Back in New York City

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After nearly three years, Carnival Cruise Line has resumed homeport operations in New York City. The line last time the operator had a ship based there was in 2019. Carnival Magic arrived into the Big Apple today, and is set to offer a series of four to nine-night voyages to Bermuda, Canada, and the Caribbean […]

Costa Toscana Trip Report, Part 1: The Same, But Different

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“Your jet lag is going to have jet lag,” said a friend of mine upon hearing that I was getting ready to fly over to Rome to sail on Costa Cruises’ new ship, Costa Toscana. And it’s true, I’ve been doing a lot of traveling as of late… even more than usual. But I really felt […]

Newest Costa Cruises Flagship Christened in Barcelona [PHOTOS]

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Costa Cruises’ newest ship was named and christened during a ceremony in Barcelona, Spain today. Singer, dancer, and actress Chanel Terrero Martínez officially named the ship as its godmother, and joined Captain Pietro Sinisi for the ribbon-cutting ceremony where a bottle was shattered on Toscana‘s bow. The event was hosted by Spanish TV stars Carlos […]

Princess Cruises Resumes Sailings in Australia

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Another cruise line is officially back to operations in Australia, as Princess Cruises’ ship Coral Princess set sail today from the new state-of-the-art Brisbane International Cruise Terminal. Coral Princess is the first ship to homeport at the new terminal, and is the first of Princess Cruises’ MedallionClass vessels to call Australia home. Princess’ Senior VP […]

2025 Luxury World Cruise Sells Out Before Officially Opening For Bookings

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For the fourth year in a row, Regent Seven Seas Cruises has sold out its world cruise in record time. This time, the sailing was fully booked before even officially opening to the public on June 15. The 2025 World Cruise has been reserved by loyal past guests, as well as over 1/3 of passengers […]

Cruise News Today — June 16, 2022 [VIDEO]

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CLIA Urges CDC to Drop Pre-Cruise Testing In light of the CDC’s recent decision to drop testing for inbound international flights, cruise lines are asking for the same treatment. The Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) released a statement saying “As the CDC monitors the improving health landscape and works with airlines to support a smooth […]