Christine Duffy Named President of Carnival Cruise Line

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

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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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

‘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

Tampa Plaque Exchange

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 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

Carnival Gift Card

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 […]

AOL Launches “Laughs on Deck” With Carnival Cruise Lines Starring George Lopez

Posted on: October 30th, 2014 - News Blog, Press Releases


AOL today announced the launch of “Laughs on Deck,” a new branded series in partnership with Carnival Cruise Lines starring George Lopez who serves as the cruise line’s curator of comedy. The first two episodes of the new AOL series are now available, with four additional episodes slated to go live in the coming weeks. […]

Greater Houston’s The Woodlands College Park High School Wins Carnival Cruise Lines and KHOU 11’s ‘Battle of The High School Marching Bands’ Contest

Posted on: October 30th, 2014 - News Blog, Press Releases

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The search is over for the “Most Spirited High School Marching Band” in Houston!  Today the pride of The Woodlands College Park High School Marching Band earned the coveted title following a month-long competition sponsored by Carnival Cruise Lines and KHOU 11. More than 40 local high schools competed in “The Battle of the High […]