Carnival Triumph Returns to Service Thursday

The Miami Herald reports that the Carnival Triumph is returning to service from Galveston, TX on Thursday after $115 million in repairs and upgrades following the February fire that left it powerless in the Gulf of Mexico. After several dramatic days adrift at sea in February, the ship was towed to Mobile, Alabama where it […]

Disney Magic Arrives in Galveston

Disney Cruise Line’s 2,400-guest Disney Magic arrived in Galveston, Texas this morning for its first cruise of many. To salute its arrival to the Lone Star State, the Disney Magic donned a Texas-sized cowboy hat on the ship’s funnel as crew members and Disney characters waved from the upper decks of the ship. Throughout 2012-13, […]

Disney Cruise Line Announces 2013 Schedule from Galveston, Texas

Disney Cruise Lines announced their 2013 itineraries out of Galveston, Texas this week.  The 2,400–guest Disney Wonder will operate four, six and eight-night sailings to the Western Caribbean and Florida/Bahamas. The eight-night Florida/Bahamas sailing will include a day in Port Canaveral with guests can enjoy the Walt Disney World Resort, with round-trip transportation to the […]

Details on 2013 Cruise with Paula Deen announced

The queen of southern cooking herself is taking it to the high-seas this winter for the 2013 Cruise with Paula Deen. This seven-night cruise out of Galveston, Texas will take place on Royal Caribbean’s 3,114-guest Mariner of the Seas on Jan. 27, visiting Roatan, Honduras; Belize City, Belize; and Cozumel, Mexico. On the theme cruise […]