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December 12, 2008

Carnival Cruise Lines’ Corporate Training Department Earns Top Honors at Annual CUBIC Awards

CARNIVAL CRUISE LINES’ CORPORATE TRAINING DEPARTMENT EARNS TOP HONORS AT ANNUAL CUBIC AWARDS  Named ‘Best Mature Corporate University’ For Second Time in Four Years              MIAMI (December 12, 2008) – Carnival Cruise Lines’ corporate training department was again a big winner at the Human Resources IQ/IQPC Corporate University Best in Class (CUBIC) Awards, earning the…
December 11, 2008

Three of a Kind…

  The new 113,300-ton Carnival Splendor, which made its U.S. debut in late November, docked along side the 110,000-ton Carnival Freedom and Carnival Glory in St. Thomas, U.S.V.I., earlier this week.  Collectively, the three ships carry 8,954 passengers on a double occupancy basis.  Carnival Splendor will operate a winter schedule of seven-day Caribbean cruises from…
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December 10, 2008

New Carnival Splendor Earns Perfect 100 Score on Recent USPH Inspection

            Carnival Cruise Lines’ new 3,006-passenger Carnival Splendor received a perfect 100 score during its most recent inspection by the U.S. Public Health (USPH) Service in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Dec. 6.               In addition, four other Carnival ships earned scores of 99 during their respective USPH inspections over the past few weeks.             Carnival Splendor,…
December 9, 2008

Carnival News Blog, John Heald’s Blog Featured on ‘Best Blogs at Sea’ Web Site That Showcases Eight Carnival Corp. & plc Brands

           The success of Carnival Cruise Lines’ Senior Cruise Director John Heald’s blog has led to the creation of Best Blogs at Sea, a collection of Heald’s favorite web sites that provides a unique, behind-the-scenes look into eight Carnival Corporation & plc brands: AIDA, Carnival, Costa, Cunard, Holland America Line, Ocean Village, P&O Cruises, and The…
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December 8, 2008

Carnival Freedom Arrives in Fort Lauderdale

          Port Everglades’ Director of Business Development Carlos Buqueras (right) presents Carnival Freedom Captain Orazio D’Aita with a plaque during a shipboard reception commemorating the inaugural call of the 2,974-passenger SuperLiner to Fort Lauderdale, Fla.             The event celebrated the start-up of the ship’s new year-round six- and eight-day Caribbean cruise schedule from Fort Lauderdale.…

Carnival’s Corporate Training Department Earns Top Honors at Cubic Awards

Carnival’s corporate training department has yet another feather for its cap when it was awarded the CUBIC (Corporate University Best in Class) Best in Class – Most Mature Corporate University at the annual CUBIC Awards, marking the second time in three years that the department has received this recognition.   The competition was fierce, with…
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December 4, 2008

Carnival Cruise Lines to Suspend Fuel Supplement Effective Dec. 17

           As fuel prices continue to decline, six brands from Carnival Corporation & plc, including Carnival Cruise Lines, have announced that they will suspend fuel supplements effective for all voyages departing on or after December 17, 2008.               In addition to Carnival, the fuel supplement suspension applies to Costa Cruises, Cunard Line, Holland America Line,…
December 1, 2008

Carnival Rolls Out New Interactive ‘Funville’ Web Experience Featuring ‘Towel Animal Theatre,’ On-Line Videos and More

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JdJ2I1mo6-8]              Carnival Cruise Lines has launched the new “Funville” Web experience at www.carnival.com/funville which is designed to evoke the line’s unique brand of “fun,” with images and video from recent Guinness World Record achievements for the world’s largest beach ball and piñata, on-line games and a series of videos featuring the line’s signature…
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Carnival Rolls Out Interactive New Web ‘Funville’ Experience Featuring ‘Towel Animal Theatre,’ On-Line Videos and More

CARNIVAL ROLLS OUT NEW INTERACTIVE ‘FUNVILLE’ WEB EXPERIENCE FEATURING TOWEL ANIMAL THEATRE,’ ON-LINE VIDEOS AND MORE              MIAMI (December 1, 2008) -- Carnival Cruise Lines has launched the new “Funville” Web experience at www.carnival.com/funville which is designed to evoke the line’s unique brand of “fun,” with images and video from recent Guinness World Record achievements…