Cruise Lines Deliver Value, Stay In Their Lane

A recent announcement by Carnival Cruise Line to offer a pay-over-time program makes sense.  As an affordable vacation option, Carnival has enabled many North Americans to experience international travel beyond their borders who might not have done so otherwise.  Some travelers have gone on to try a variety of cruise Read More …

Cuba Cruise Reality Highlights Industrywide Destination Focus

Blazing the trail for Americans to visit Cuba, Carnival Corporation’s Fathom brand opened the door, defining impact travel in the process.  This summer, Cuba cruises will be in full swing on a number of cruise lines ranging from budget to ultra luxury. That’s great news for cruise travelers who like Read More …

Carnival Onboard Cruise Booking Program Updated, Enhanced

Booking onboard when sailing with any given big ship cruise line brings bonus value in one way or another.  In the world of future cruise booking programs, Royal Caribbean, Celebrity Cruises and Princess Cruises offer a reduced deposit as well as onboard credit above and beyond any other offer.  Carnival Read More …

Oasis Of The Seas, Seen From Carnival Magic

Last summer, Lisa and I sailed with Carnival Cruise Line aboard newly-refurbished Carnival Magic in the Caribbean.  As on any other Caribbean cruise with any other cruise line, we saw a number of other ships along the way.  Reviewing photos from that trip recently, I recalled seeing Royal Caribbean International’s Read More …

Distinctively Different Carnival Vista

Carnival Vista represents the latest definition of Fun at sea as imagined by Carnival Cruise Line,  who wrote the book on big ship Caribbean cruise vacations.  After sailing a short European season as new Carnival ships do, distinctively different Carnival Vista is looking good in the Caribbean, for a number of Read More …