Norwegian Cruise Ship Skips Ports Due to Weather & Icebergs

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Passengers currently aboard Norwegian Dawn for her 14-day transatlantic crossing from New York City to Southampton will be on a slightly different itinerary than originally planned. The vessel departed New York on Thursday, April 20th, and just a day later on Friday, guests received notice saying that two ports along the way had been canceled: […]

Carnival Tests Restaurant Fee on Mardi Gras

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Carnival Cruise Line has implemented a test regarding charging for a second meal at one of the restaurants found on its Excel class ships. The restaurant in question? The Mexican/Chinese venue Chibang, which is unique to Mardi Gras and Carnival Celebration. The test is taking place aboard Mardi Gras, but not on Celebration. In a […]

Princess Cruises Expands Partnership With Porsche Club of America

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Princess Cruises has announced that it is expanding its existing relationship with the Porsche Club of America to become the Official Cruise Vacation Partner of the club. The announcement was made by Princess Celebrations Ambassador Jill Whelan and Ruby Princess Captain Mario Tani at the club’s annual Werks Reunion gathering on Amelia Island in Florida. […]

Disney’s 25th Anniversary Food & Drink [PHOTOS]

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This year marks Disney Cruise Line’s 25th anniversary and to celebrate, the entire fleet will feature special anniversary-themed food and drinks inspired by the shimmering seas. The line will be serving a special 25th Disney Cruise Line Cupcake, which is comprised of a vanilla sponge cake topped with vanilla frosting, 25th chocolate décor, and shimmering […]

Carnival Jubilee Unveils Ocean-Themed Zones

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Carnival Cruise Line’s next Excel-class ship, Carnival Jubilee, will feature two brand-new zones: Currents and The Shores. Currents Currents, which will be on decks six and seven, is a transformative space that takes passengers below the waves to underwater worlds — both realistic and fantastical — in a beautiful space that changes from day to night. The […]

Disney Wish Dining Guide: Which Restaurants are Complimentary?

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With the debut of Disney Cruise Line’s fifth ship, Disney Wish, three brand-new main dining restaurants, a reimagined buffet, and newly-themed adults-only specialty restaurants came out. To help you navigate all of the Disney Wish dining available, we’ve compiled this simple guide to let you know which venues are open and whether or not you’ll […]

Cruise News Today — April 25, 2023 [VIDEO]

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New Orleans Sets New Passenger Record The Port of New Orleans set a new cruise passenger record last month with just over 155,000 passenger movements and 39 calls in March. The previous record was set just prior to the industry shutdown in February 2020, when the port recorded just over 154,000 passenger movements and 31 […]

Explora Journeys Names Renowned Adventurer as Brand Ambassador

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MSC Group’s new luxury cruise brand Explora Journeys has announced that renowned explorer, environmentalist, and adventurer Mike Horn will be its brand ambassador. Horn has a wealth of experience in expeditions to some of the world’s most remote and challenging environments. He’s crossed the Arctic, Antarctica, and Amazon, and has sailed solo around the world. […]