Carnival Pride to Operate Special 10- To 14-Day Caribbean Sailings, Five-Day Bermuda Cruises from Baltimore and San Juan in 2015-16

Posted on: August 20th, 2014 - News Blog, Press Releases

For the first time, Carnival Pride will operate a series of 10- to 14-day Caribbean cruises round-trip from Baltimore and one-way between Baltimore and San Juan featuring some of the region’s most breathtaking destinations, as well as new five-day Bermuda cruises and unique six- and eight-day Caribbean/Bahamas voyages, beginning in October 2015. “Our guests and […]

Momentum Continues with #IceBucketChallenge

Posted on: August 18th, 2014 - News Blog

Last week, Carnival Cruise Lines took up the #IceBucketChallenge, a social media phenomenon that is raising awareness and funds for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease. The #IceBucketChallenge encourages participants to pour a bucket of ice water over their head and then challenge others to do the same or make a […]

Carnival Cruise Lines Takes On #IceBucketChallenge, Donates $100,000 To ALS Association

Posted on: August 15th, 2014 - News Blog, Press Releases

Leave it to Carnival Cruise Lines to take the #IceBucketChallenge to another level! The world’s most popular cruise line enlisted all 24 of its “Fun Ships,” as well as President and CEO Gerry Cahill, to participate in the #IceBucketChallenge, designed to raise much-needed awareness and funds for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou […]

A Night of Carnival-Inspired Fun At St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital’s Target House

Posted on: August 12th, 2014 - News Blog

  Carnival Cruise Lines, a longtime supporter of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, provided a night of fun at Target House, a housing facility for St. Jude patients and their families. In addition to a delicious dinner, Carnival sponsored a variety of activities for the families to enjoy, everything from marine-themed arts and crafts to […]

New ‘Cruising Chronicles’ Video Series Showcases Bloggers’ Experiences from Recent Carnival Freedom Cruise

Posted on: August 11th, 2014 - News Blog

Carnival Cruise Lines has launched a new video series on its YouTube channel in which popular bloggers offer their own unique insights on the recently renovated Carnival Freedom.  The 110,000-ton ship underwent a massive $70 million makeover that added a variety of dining, bar and entertainment options that are part of the line’s Fun Ship […]

Carnival Splendor Earns Perfect 100 U.S.P.H. Inspection Score

Posted on: August 8th, 2014 - News Blog, Uncategorized

Carnival Splendor scored 100 during its most recent United States Public Health (U.S.P.H.) inspection which took place earlier this month in New York. To earn a 100 score, cruise ships must receive perfect marks on all 44 items that comprise the U.S.P.H.’s comprehensive Vessel Sanitation Program checklist. The unannounced inspections, which are conducted twice a […]

Carnival’s On-Line ‘Fun Shops’ Now Selling Dr. Seuss-Themed Merchandise

Posted on: August 7th, 2014 - News Blog

Carnival’s new Seuss at Sea program – an exclusive partnership with Dr. Seuss Enterprises featuring a host of family-friendly events and activities – has been a huge hit with kids and parents alike. And for those who want to bring some Dr. Seuss-inspired fun to their next cruise or purchase a permanent keepsake of their […]

Three ‘Fun Ship’ Mixologists Are Finalists For The 2014 Bacardi Cruise Competition Bartender Of The Year Contest

Posted on: August 1st, 2014 - News Blog

Ioana Luncean

Three highly talented mixologists from Carnival Cruise Lines – Brian Bent, Ioana Luncean and Vera Restarovic – are among the finalists for the 2014 Bacardi Cruise Competition Bartender of the Year. To be eligible for the 2014 contest, entrants had to submit their own “Inspired Cocktail” recipes to a panel of judges from Bacardi who […]

Carnival Cruise Lines Wins 10 Awards In Inaugural ‘Bon Voyage Awards’

Posted on: July 31st, 2014 - News Blog


Carnival Cruise Lines has earned 10 gold, silver and bronze awards in the inaugural Bon Voyage awards, sponsored by Bon Voyage Magazine presented by  The awards were presented in a variety of product- and service-related categories and voted on by a five-member panel of judges who included Bon Voyage Editor-in-Chief Sherri Eisenberg and esteemed […]

Military Family Enjoys Complimentary Carnival Sensation Getaway

Posted on: July 29th, 2014 - News Blog

Air Force Staff Sergeant Kelly Parker, currently stationed at Ramstein Air Base in Germany, recently enjoyed a free four-day Bahamas cruise with his wife and son aboard the Carnival Sensation, as part of USO (United Service Organizations) Europe’s “Summer Family Getaway” promotion sponsored by Carnival. The Parker family also enjoyed a pre-cruise vacation in the […]