CEO of CLIA Announces Cruise Industry Blog

The start of August was the start of even more engagement for CLIA (Cruise Line International Association), the largest global cruise line organization, as the CEO launched a Twitter account and a CEO blog. “With such a dynamic, changing industry, CLIA is committed to keeping our members and vacationers informed on every platform possible. I look […]

5 Cool Photo Apps to Use on Your Next Cruise

If you’re like me you’ll want to take a lot of photos when heading out on your cruise vacation, and since disposable cameras seem to be out the window with the Walkman, many people are turning to their smartphone for quality pictures. The iPhone and most new smart phones take great high-resolution images. In my […]

Carnival Breeze: Bow to Stern coverage

We just returned from our 12-night cruise aboard the 3,690-passenger Carnival Breeze.  Through the trip we’ve brought continuous coverage for you through pictures, tweets, video, audio and SeaBlogs. Now that all the coverage is up, we wanted to make it easy for you to access what you need to know about Carnival’s brand new ship. […]

Carnival recruits American Idol alum for cruise ship inaugural

For the launch of the 3,690-passenger Carnival Breeze, Carnival Cruise Line has recruited former American Idol alumni Janell Wheeler to document her sailing on the inaugural cruise out of Venice, Italy. Janell will record her voyage through Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Google+, along with interactive polls to determine what the former idol star does next. There […]

Episode: Carnival Cruise 2010 Rate Increase

The Cruise Guy, Stewart Chiron joins us talking about Carnival Cruise Lines rate increase, a new cruise ship to be home-ported in Tampa, Florida and the noro-virus outbreak on the Celebrity Mercury. An avid traveler and an award-winning journalist, Ralph Grizzle joins us with a recent article he wrote called “Extracting More Joy from Your Cruise.” Frequent […]

Cruise deals on Twitter?

Twitter has become this gigantic social networking site that everyone and their brother seem to be using.  I jumped on board the twitter band wagon earlier this year being skeptical about how it could actually help me in my day to day activities… and boy has it!  I follow a lot of cruise lines on […]