Carnival Corporation Announces Two New Ship Orders with Fincantieri

Posted on: December 19th, 2014 - Featured, News Blog


Carnival Corporation & plc, the world’s largest travel and leisure company, today announced new cruise ship orders for two of its brands with Fincantieri S.p.A., the world’s largest cruise ship building company. The new cruise ships will be constructed by Fincantieri for Carnival Cruise Line and Holland America Line, two of Carnival Corporation’s nine industry-leading […]

Christine Duffy Named President of Carnival Cruise Line

Posted on: December 17th, 2014 - News Blog, Press Releases

Christine photo red jacket

Carnival Corporation & plc., the world’s largest travel and leisure company, today announced that Christine Duffy has been named president of Carnival Cruise Line, with 24 ships, making it the largest of Carnival Corporation’s nine distinct cruise brands. Duffy, currently president and CEO of Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), will assume the role on Feb. 1, […]

Carnival Cruise Lines Voted Best Cruise Lines for 2014 by Readers

Posted on: December 15th, 2014 - News Blog

Carnival Dream

Carnival Cruise Lines has been named Best Cruise Line by the readers of, a popular online cruise-oriented site, receiving more votes than any other cruise operator. Established in 2011, provides cruise enthusiasts with the latest cruise news, as well as cruise tips and reviews. In 2014, Carnival debuted a number of new initiatives, […]

Caribbean’s Newest Destination, Amber Cove In Dominican Republic, To Welcome First Carnival Cruise Ship In October 2015

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

Fort San Felipe Puerto Plata

  Amber Cove, an exciting new destination located in the heart of the Dominican Republic’s breathtaking North Coast, known as the Amber Coast, just outside the historical town of Puerto Plata – will welcome its first cruise ship when the Carnival Victory arrives on October 6, 2015, for a day-long call. The visit by Carnival […]

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

Posted on: December 11th, 2014 - Featured, News Blog

VI Perfect score USPH

Carnival Victory scored 100 during its most recent United States Public Health (U.S.P.H.) inspection which took place earlier this month in Miami.   This marks the ninth time this year that a Carnival ship has earned a perfect U.S.P.H. score. To earn a 100 score, cruise ships must receive perfect marks on all 44 items that […]

Making a Difference This Holiday Season

Posted on: December 10th, 2014 - News Blog

Liberty FCCA

  Carnival Cruise Lines and its employees, both on board and ashore, are doing their part to make the holidays brighter for needy children this year. As part of their annual support of the Salvation Army’s Angel Tree program, the company’s shoreside employees donated 500 toys and bikes that will be given to underprivileged children […]

Tropicana Entertainment and Carnival Cruise Lines Form Strategic Casino Alliance

Posted on: December 8th, 2014 - News Blog, Press Releases

Carnival Sunshine

Tropicana Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ: TPCA), one of the most respected names in the gaming industry, and Carnival Cruise Lines, the world’s most popular cruise line, announced today that they have formed an alliance to offer an array of cruise benefits to Trop Advantage® players club members at seven Tropicana-owned casinos in the United States for […]

Carnival Cruise Lines To Offer Series of Unique Longer Length Voyages in 2015-16

Posted on: December 5th, 2014 - Featured, News Blog, Press Releases

Carnival Sunshine

Carnival Cruise Lines will offer a series of unforgettable 10- to 14-day voyages on six different ships between October 2015 and February 2016 that feature extended calls at magnificent destinations throughout the Caribbean, Bermuda, Mexican Riviera and The Bahamas. Reservations opened today on 11 different voyages offered on Carnival Miracle, Carnival Dream, Carnival Glory and […]

Sarasota, Fla., Travel Agent Awarded $10,000 As Part of Carnival’s ‘Book Five & Win’ Contest

Posted on: December 3rd, 2014 - News Blog

Travel Agent Winner (news blog)

Connie Austin of Sarasota, Fla.-based Coast to Coast Getaways was recently named the $10,000 grand prize winner in Carnival Cruise Lines’ “Book Five & Win” contest, which ran from August through October. In addition, 40 travel agents won $1,000 cash prizes as part of the contest, making the total giveaway to travel agents $50,000. To […]

Giving Thanks

Posted on: November 28th, 2014 - News Blog


  As part of an annual Thanksgiving tradition, members of Carnival Cruise Lines’ volunteer service group, the Friends Uniting Neighbors (F.U.N.) Team, prepared and served hundreds of meals at Camillus House, a homeless assistance center located in downtown Miami.  More than 30 Carnival employees participated in the event, helping carve 60 turkeys for 700 homeless […]