Eurodam Review: Canada/New England, Boston

The day started with an amazing sunrise to the east as the ship was westbound into Boston Harbor. I decided to give room service a try for breakfast this morning and it came right on time. I did the 6-630 delivery and it was delivered promptly at six. Typically room service only offers a continental […]

Boston Cruise Season in Full Swing

With the recent sailing of Norwegian Dawn, the Massachusetts Port Authority launched the 2013 cruise season at Cruiseport Boston’s Black Falcon Terminal in South Boston. New this year, Massport is offering travelers free wireless Internet access at the cruise terminal to meet traveler’s expectations to be mobile enabled.  More than 80 percent of vacation travelers […]

Tour Operator in Saint John Celebrates Millionth Passenger

When Carnival cruiser Marilyn Clark arrived in Saint John, New Brunswick last week aboard Carnival Glory, she wasn’t expecting to be the one-millionth passenger booked on the Saint John Highlights Tour through operator Aquila Tours. Marilyn Clark and her husband (pictured right), celebrating their 46th wedding anniversary, were greeted at the cruise terminal with a […]

Five Tips to Finding Affordable Hotels

Everyone is looking to save some extra money when it comes to planning their vacation by booking an affordable hotel. If you’re cruising out of a major port like Miami, Boston, or New York City, chances are the room cost will put a hurting on your wallet,..unless you know where you’re looking. But on the […]

5 Reasons to Take a Canada-New England Cruise

Recently we took a cruise on the 110,000-ton Carnival Glory from Boston to Saint Johns, New Brunswick and Halifax, Nova Scotia. During the sailing it was evident why passengers chose a Canada-New England sailing verses other destinations. After spending five-days talking to guest after guests, here’s why folks chose this sailing: Proximity of the ports. […]

Carnival Glory’s Emerald Room Steakhouse Wins Honor

The Emerald Room Steakhouse on Carnival Glory recently took home an award from the American Culinary Federation (ACF), the largest organization of professional chefs in North America. The 108-seat steakhouse has been in operation since the 110,000-ton Carnival Glory went into service in 2003. The Achievement in Excellence Award recognizes the outstanding cuisine and quality […]

Crystal Cruises Dives into New England/Canada for 2012 Fall Season

Crystal Cruises’ fall voyages through America and Canada’s “East Coast” roots offer dozens of new boutique adventures ashore; new chic spaces on board; and a brand new, exotic Quebecois itinerary with three off-the-beaten-path maiden calls.  Beginning September 19 aboard Crystal Symphony – freshly redesigned during a $15 million extreme makeover – five seven- to 11-day […]

Carnival Glory earns perfect health marks in Canada

Carnival Cruise Lines 2,974-guest Carnival Glory recently received 100-percent markings on a recent Canadian health inspection in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The unannounced inspections are required for any cruise line calling into a Canadian cruise port. Like the USPH (United States Public Health) inspections, this too consist of inspecting a broad range of shipboard sanitation areas, […]

Photo Gallery Update: Sailing aboard Carnival Glory

Recently we sailed on Carnival Glory out of Boston for a five-night Canada/New England cruise to Saint John, New Brunswick and Halifax, Nova Scotia. We’ve uploaded over 400 pictures over the weekend on our Facebook Page, you can view the gallery here (www.Facebook.com/CruiseRadio). Be sure to tune into our on-board broadcast aboard Carnival Glory and […]

Episode: Canada/New England 2012 Broadcast

[smart_track_player url=”https://traffic.libsyn.com/cruiseradioshow/EPI149JULY1712Mixdown.mp3″ title=”Canada/New England Broadcast” artist=”Cruise Radio” ]This week Doug is aboard Carnival Glory on a five-night Canada/New England sailing out of Boston. He will talk to passengers aboard Carnival Glory along with things to do in St. John, New Brunswick and Halifax, Nova Scotia. Cruise Guy updates us on Cruise News: Oceania Cruises making […]