Carnival Cruise Lines Earns Best Value-For-Money Honors In Cruise Critic Editors’ Picks Awards For Third Consecutive Year

Posted on: November 18th, 2014 - News Blog

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Carnival Cruise Lines has been named the Best Value-For-Money in Cruise Critic’s Editors’ Picks Awards for the third consecutive year. Selected by Cruise Critic’s editorial team, the awards recognize cruise lines in a wide range of product- and service-related categories. Carnival was acknowledged for providing superior value to its guests through innovative programs such as […]

Carnival Cruise Lines Kicks Off the St. Jude Thanks and Giving® Campaign Benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®

Posted on: November 17th, 2014 - Featured, News Blog


  For the third consecutive year, Carnival Cruise Lines is participating in the St. Jude Thanks and Giving® campaign to support St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® in saving lives. As the hospital’s “Official Celebration Partner,” Carnival is a proud supporter of St. Jude with a goal of raising $8 million by 2017. During St. Jude […]

Hilarious New Videos Featuring Comedian George Lopez on Carnival Ships Now Viewable on AOL

Posted on: November 14th, 2014 - News Blog

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Late last month, Carnival Cruise Lines and AOL announced a new branded video series called Laughs on Deck starring popular comedian George Lopez, the curator of comedy for the line’s fleetwide Punchliner Comedy Clubs.  In the video series, Lopez goes undercover to work as a crew member interacting with guests in different venues throughout the […]

New Animated Sea & Say Series Showcases Kids’ Vivid Imaginations About the Fun Ships

Posted on: November 13th, 2014 - Featured, News Blog


  Carnival Cruise Lines has launched a new video series highlighting kids’ unique interpretations of the various features found aboard the “Fun Ships” using engaging stop-motion animation that brings these colorful stories to life. In the first video in the Sea & Say series, “A Sea Dragon Tail,” Nathaniel describes his first experience down the […]

‘Like’-Ing The Sound of This: Carnival Set to Kick Off Facebook Celebration to Mark 3 Million Fans Milestone

Posted on: November 13th, 2014 - Featured, News Blog, Press Releases


  Carnival Cruise Lines, which is not only the world’s most popular cruise line on the sea but also online, will celebrate having reached the 3 million Facebook fans mark by conducting a 24-hour Fun-A-Thon prize giveaway beginning Wednesday, Nov. 19. The online extravaganza will feature three prize giveaways every three hours, including free Carnival […]

Carnival Cruise Lines Earns Five Porthole Cruise Magazine’s Readers’ Choice Awards

Posted on: November 12th, 2014 - News Blog, Press Releases


Carnival Cruise Lines has earned five Porthole Cruise Magazine Readers’ Choice Awards, taking top honors in the Best Value-For-The-Money category for the 16th consecutive year. Since the awards were established in 1999, Carnival Cruise Lines has earned an unprecedented 135 individual honors – the most of any cruise operator. The annual awards are based on […]

Carnival Pride Launches Winter Schedule Of Seven-Day Caribbean Cruises From Port Of Tampa

Posted on: November 10th, 2014 - News Blog, Press Releases

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Carnival Pride kicked off a winter schedule of seven-day Caribbean cruises from the Port of Tampa yesterday following an extensive $75 million dry dock that added a wide variety of Fun Ship 2.0 innovations, including four spectacular Playlist Productions shows. On its new winter schedule from Tampa, Carnival Pride departs Sundays on week-long cruises to […]

Carnival Splendor’s Inaugural Call in Grenada Celebrated With Special Shipboard Reception

Posted on: November 7th, 2014 - News Blog


  The 3,006-passenger Carnival Splendor made its first-ever call at Grenada earlier this week and to commemorate the occasion, the ship’s officers held a traditional maritime plaque exchange with island officials. Carnival Splendor visited Grenada as part of an eight-day Caribbean cruise that departed San Juan on Saturday and arrives in Miami this Sunday. During […]

Carnival Cruise Lines Gift Cards Now Available In More Than 9,000 Retail Locations Throughout The U.S.

Posted on: November 6th, 2014 - Featured, News Blog, Press Releases

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Carnival Cruise Lines’ popular gift card program – a prepaid card that can be used as payment toward a “Fun Ship” vacation or a variety of shipboard purchases – is now available in more than 9,000 retail outlets throughout the U.S.  This marks the first time that a cruise line-specific gift card has been made […]

Shipboard Festivities Mark Carnival Splendor’s Inaugural Call In Martinique

Posted on: November 4th, 2014 - Featured, News Blog

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  To commemorate the first-ever call of the Carnival Splendor in Martinique, the ship’s officers and island representatives held a traditional maritime plaque exchange ceremony on board. Captain Candeloro Donato, Chief Engineer Marco Scolaro and Hotel Director Nickos Batistatos are shown here during the ceremony with Chairman of the Martinique Tourism Authority Karine Roy-Camille. Carnival […]