Posts Tagged ‘Carnival Cruise Line’

Carnival Cruise Line Celebrates American Craft Beer Week with New Miami Guava Wheat Beer Brewed Exclusively on Carnival Vista

Monday, May 22nd, 2017

To celebrate American Craft Beer Week, Carnival Cruise Line has created a special one-of-a-kind tropical-flavored beer served exclusively at Carnival Vista’s RedFrog Pub & Brewery, the first brewery aboard a North American-based cruise ship. (more…)

Carnival Cruise Line Unveils ‘Carnival Studios’ in Davie, Fla.

Thursday, May 18th, 2017

In a move designed to further elevate its award-winning entertainment offerings across the fleet, Carnival Cruise Line yesterday unveiled “Carnival Studios,” a state-of-the-art 44,500-square-foot rehearsal venue in Davie, Fla., near the company’s Miami headquarters. (more…)

Carnival Cruise Line Named ‘Most Trusted Cruise Line In America’ By Reader’s Digest For Third Consecutive Year

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017

Carnival Vista: the  SkyrideFor the third consecutive year, Carnival Cruise Line has been named Most Trusted Cruise Line in America by Reader’s Digest, a Trusted Media Brands, Inc. (TMBI) company and one of the nation’s largest and most respected media brands.

Carnival’s Adolfo Perez Gets “Travel Agents Rock” Tattoo at Agentpalooza

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

This past weekend Carnival Cruise Line’s Adolfo Perez celebrated travel agents by getting “Travel Agents Rock” permanently inked on his upper arm. Carnival broadcast the event live on Facebook. (travelagentcentral.com)

Carnival Cruise Line Makes Changes to Future Cruise Vacation Program

Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

Passengers embark Carnival GloryCarnival Cruise Line is revamping its Future Cruise Vacation program, allowing passengers to book a new cruise at a promotional rate up to two weeks following their sailing. (cruisecritic.com)

Carnival Introducing Online Pre-Sale Wi-Fi Packages On Carnival.Com

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

Carnival Cruise Line is now offering guests an opportunity to pre-purchase Wi-Fi packages on carnival.com prior to their cruise. The pre-purchase option is currently available on two ships – Carnival Vista and Carnival Fascination – with fleetwide rollout expected by mid-summer. (more…)

Carnival Cruise Line To Develop New Bahamian Cruise Destination On Grand Bahama Island

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

Officials from Carnival Cruise Line and the Bahamian government signed an agreement today (May 2, 2017) during a special signing ceremony in Freeport, Grand Bahama, for the construction of a new cruise port facility to be funded and operated by Carnival Cruise Line on Grand Bahama Island.

Carnival Breeze Cruise Ship Emerges From Dry Dock With New Restaurants

Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017

Carnival Breeze is back in service after a two-week dry dock with new restaurants, including Guy Fieri’s complimentary Pig & Anchor Bar-B-Que Smokehouse and the cruise line’s popular Alchemy Bar. (cruisecritic.com)

Carnival Expands Destination Choices From Mobile, Provides Longer Sailings

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

A boom for tourism in Mobile: Cruising will no longer be limited to just Mexican ports from Mobile aboard the Carnival Fantasy. The cruise line announced Tuesday that it is going to offer longer sailings to a variety of ports next year. City leaders are taking this as a good sign for things to come. (local15tv.com)

The President of Carnival Cruise Lines on Her Journey to Success

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Christine Duffy, Carnival Cruise Line's PresidentSince she went to Europe as a young girl, Christine Duffy always knew she wanted to work in the travel industry. (fortune.com)

Backstreet Boys will set sail on Caribbean cruise

Monday, April 24th, 2017

Backstreet is back. All right! Calling all 1990s bubblegum pop fans: The Backstreet Boys are hosting a Caribbean cruise next May 2018. The former boys band (they’re all around 40 after all) will be performing and hanging out with fans on the cruise, which will depart May 3 from Miami and visit Grand Turk. (wtsp.com)

Carnival Announces Transformers, My Little Pony Cruises

Friday, April 21st, 2017

Carnival ImaginationCarnival Cruise Line will be running a series of “Carnival Playtime” branded cruises onboard Carnival Imagination this summer featuring the “Transformers” and “My Little Pony.” (cruisecritic.com)

Colorful Dr. Seuss Waterworks Park To Be Featured On New Carnival Horizon Debuting In 2018

Thursday, April 20th, 2017

Carnival Cruise Line’s newest ship, the 133,500-ton Carnival Horizon, will be the first in the fleet to feature Dr. Seuss WaterWorks, a vibrant water park inspired by the whimsical world and words of the legendary children’s author. The 3,934-passenger vessel is set to debut in Europe April 2, 2018. (more…)

Meet the couple who have taken 200 trips with the same cruise line

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

While some of us spend our holidays exploring new surroundings, others prefer to stick with what they know, secure in the knowledge there will be no nasty surprises – and a good time is guaranteed. (telegraph.co.uk)

Mobile Carnival Fantasy cruise ship receives clearance to sail

Saturday, April 15th, 2017

According to Jennifer de la Cruz, Vice President Corporate Communications for the Carnival Cruise Line, the Carnival Fantasy has received clearance to sail. The ship is experiencing a technical issue with its propulsion system which is affecting the vessel’s maximum cruising speed. (local15tv.com)

Carnival Cruise Line and City of Long Beach start renovations at the Long Beach Cruise Terminal

Thursday, April 13th, 2017

A Carnival Cruise Lines' ship in Long Beach. In the background the Queen Mary (Photo A. Newman)Carnival Cruise Line marked the beginning of a multimillion-dollar renovation of its Long Beach Cruise Terminal facility to accommodate larger ships and enhance terminal operations. (more…)

Carnival Cruise Line To Host “Agentpalooza” Bus Tour With Series Of Travel Agent Events

Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

Carnival Cruise Line will visit travel agents in six cities from May 11-18 as part of a festival inspired “Agentpalooza” bus tour. (more…)

Carnival Eliminates Adults-Only Pools on Several Ships

Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

Carnival Liberty Sun DeckCarnival brand ambassador John Heald shared the information during a discussion on adults-only versus family-friendly pools on Facebook over the weekend. (travelagentcentral.com)

Coast Guard searching for Georgia man who fell off cruise ship in the Bahamas

Sunday, April 9th, 2017

Rescue crews from the U.S. Coast Guard are currently searching for a 32-year old man who went overboard from his cruise ship in waters near the Bahamas. (foxnews.com)

Carnival Cruise Line details Alaska refit for Carnival Legend

Wednesday, April 5th, 2017

The Carnival Legend
Carnival Cruise Line had some cool news for its Australian cruisers on Saturday, announcing that Carnival Legend had undergone a refit in time for her Alaska season, with new features including a toboggan track on its water slide and ice igloos in the Camp Ocean Kids Club. (etbtravelnews.global)

Leadership change for Carnival UK

Tuesday, March 28th, 2017

Josh Weinstein, corporate treasurer of parent company Carnival Corporation & plc, will become president of Carnival UK following the planned departure of current CEO David Noyes in July after six years in the business. (more…)

Coast Guard Suspends Search for Missing Cruise Ship Passenger

Friday, March 24th, 2017

The Coast Guard Thursday night suspended the search for a 23-year-old Florida man who went overboard on a Carnival cruise ship north of Cuba early Wednesday. (nbcnews.com)

Carnival cruise ship nearly plows into jet skiers before dramatic rescue

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

Two spring-breakers in Port Canaveral, Fla., were almost rammed by a Carnival Cruise ship after falling off their jet ski and landing in the path of the oncoming ocean liner. (foxnews.com)

New Cruise Port Announced For East Grand Bahama

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

A NEW cruise port in East Grand Bahama will be constructed on the north shore west of Stat Oil in an area that has been determined to suffer the least devastating environmental effects. Prime Minister Perry Christie revealed that the cruise port will take two years to build and will significantly benefit the island. (tribune242.com)

Carnival Horizon launched today at Fincantieri’s shipyard in Marghera

Friday, March 10th, 2017

“Carnival Horizon”, the new ship of Carnival Cruise Line, brand of the Carnival Group, the world’s largest cruise ship operator, was launched today at Fincantieri’s shipyard in Marghera. (more…)

Cruise ship approached Baltimore pier too fast in gangway crash, report says

Tuesday, March 7th, 2017

The National Transportation Safety Board says a cruise ship returning from a weeklong trip to Florida and the Bahamas last May approached a Baltimore pier too quickly and at too steep an angle before it struck a gangway and caused nearly $2.1 million in damage. (baltimoresun.com)

Carnival Launches Travel Agent Trivia Game In Honor Of Company’s 45th Anniversary

Monday, March 6th, 2017

Carnival Cruise Line kicks off a travel agent trivia contest today on its trade-dedicated Facebook page to commemorate the company’s 45th anniversary. The line’s first ship, the TSS Mardi Gras, departed on her inaugural cruise from Miami on March 11, 1972. (more…)

Carnival Splendor Is Sailing on Revised Itinerary to the Bahamas

Monday, March 6th, 2017

The Carnival Splendor (Courtesy Carnival Cruise Line)Carnival Splendor docked at Miami as planned on Sunday morning, disembarking those passengers who sailed on last week’s less-port-intensive cruise. (travelagentcentral.com)

Dr. Seuss’ Birthday Celebrated with Fun Family-Friendly Event Aboard Carnival Elation in Jacksonville

Friday, March 3rd, 2017

Today is Dr. Seuss’ birthday and to mark the occasion Carnival Cruise Line held a fun, family-friendly event aboard Carnival Elation in Jaxport, part of a fleetwide celebration of the world’s most beloved children’s author. (more…)

2018 ShipRocked Cruise Dates Announced

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

It’s never too early to start planning ahead, and for those who love spending some time up close and personal with your favorite hard rock and metal bands, you’ll want to start planning for ShipRocked 2018. (loudwire.com)

Cruise ship passengers say construction at sea spoiled vacation

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

Carnival GlorySome passengers on a South Florida-based cruise line said their vacation was spoiled by construction. Varis Ozols said he, his wife and their young son were hoping to have a relaxing stay on the Carnival Glory cruise ship. Instead, they found nearly an entire deck closed for construction. (local10.com)

How Birchbox, Carnival Cruise and more use the Instagram album feature

Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

Within a week after Instagram introduced an album feature that lets users upload up to 10 videos and static images in one single post, brands like Birchbox and Carnival Cruise Line are already testing it. (digiday.com)