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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

Five for Fun in Saint John, New Brunswick

Chances are if you go on a Canadian Maritime cruise one of the ports you’ll be stopping at is Saint John, New Brunswick. Home to the Bay of Fundy, a contender for one of the “seven natural wonders of the world,” where the world’s highest tidal range cause reverse rapids. A charming town with lots […]

5 Tips for a Canada/New England Cruise

Bar Harbor Maine Cruise

When you think of Canada/New England in the summertime you may think of scorching hot temps (like everywhere else in the country) and have the mindset of a Caribbean cruise itinerary, but it’s a lot different. Here are five things I learned on my latest cruise to Canada and New England on Carnival Glory. 1. […]

Carnival Glory kicks off Port Saint John cruise season in style

We reported earlier this week that cruise season is officially underway for the cruise port of Saint John. Carnival Cruise Lines’ 2,974-passenger Carnival Glory was the first ship to call to the port for the 2012 summer season. To celebrate, a special celebration was held on board Carnival Glory by local dignitaries and ship’s officers. […]

Port Saint John cruise season underway

The Port Saint John 2012 cruise season began Tuesday, June 5 with the arrival of Carnival Glory and winds up 146 days later on October 29 with Brilliance of the Seas. A tradition, started last year, will be continued this year on June 5 with the presentation of the Explorer Telescope to the Captain Salvatore […]