May 14, 2010

Carnival Elation Departs on Inaugural Cruise from Mobile Tomorrow

CARNIVAL ELATION DEPARTS ON INAUGURAL CRUISE FROM MOBILE TOMORROW 2,052-Passenger Vessel To Carry an Estimated 170,000 Passengers Annually From Mobile   Mobile’s newest cruise ship, Carnival Cruise Lines’ 2,052-passenger Carnival Elation, will arrive at the Alabama Cruise Terminal tomorrow, May 15, to launch year-round four-, five- and seven-day western Caribbean cruises.    Tomorrow’s voyage – a…

Laser Tag Now Available on 21 Ships

  Following the tremendous success of a laser tag pilot program on four ships in 2009, laser tag has now been rolled out to 21 Carnival ships. The inflatable laser tag arena, which operates at various times throughout the day and evening in the ship’s main show lounge, has been met with outstanding response from…

Carnival Elation to Launch Year-Round Service From Mobile Tomorrow

Mobile’s newest cruise ship, Carnival Cruise Lines’ 2,052-passenger Carnival Elation, will arrive at the Alabama Cruise Terminal tomorrow, May 15, to launch year-round four-, five- and seven-day western Caribbean cruises.   Tomorrow’s voyage – a seven-day western Caribbean cruise to Montego Bay, Grand Cayman and Cozumel – is the first of the Carnival Elation’s 74 annual departures…
May 12, 2010

Carnival Spirit Arrives in Seattle, Hosts Charity Event in Conjunction with the City’s Maritime Festival

Carnival Cruise Lines hosted nearly 500 Seattle-area VIPs, community officials and travel agents yesterday aboard the Carnival Spirit during a reception and luncheon to commemorate the ship’s new summer schedule of seven-day Alaska cruises from Seattle --  the line’s first ever departures from that port. The event was held in conjunction with the city’s Maritime…
May 11, 2010

Carnival Cruise Lines, Port of Seattle Inaugurate New Seattle-Based Alaska Cruise Program Later Today

CARNIVAL CRUISE LINES, PORT OF SEATTLE INAUGURATE NEW SEATTLE-BASED ALASKA CRUISE PROGRAM LATER TODAY First of 17 Voyages From Seattle, Bringing 40,000 Passengers to the Port MIAMI (May 11, 2010) – Carnival Cruise Lines will launch its first-ever cruises from Seattle today when the 2,124-passenger Carnival Spirit departs on a seven-day voyage to Alaska –…

Carnival Cruise Lines, Port of Seattle Inaugurate New Seattle-Based Alaska Cruise Program Later Today

Carnival Cruise Lines will launch its first-ever cruises from Seattle today when the 2,124-passenger Carnival Spirit departs on a seven-day voyage to Alaska – the first of 17 cruises that will bring some 40,000 passengers to the city this season. Carnival’s new Seattle-based Alaska program will run through Aug. 31, 2010, with week-long Glacier Bay…
May 10, 2010

Carnival Cruise Lines’ New 130,000-Ton Ship to be Named Carnival Breeze

CARNIVAL CRUISE LINES’ NEW 130,000-TON SHIP TO BE NAMED CARNIVAL BREEZE New 3,690-Passenger Vessel Scheduled to Debut in Spring 2012 Carnival Breeze has been selected as the name for the line’s new 130,000-ton cruise ship scheduled to enter service in spring 2012. To be constructed by Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri, the 3,690-passenger Carnival Breeze will be…

Carnival Cruise Lines’ New 130,000-Ton Ship to be Named Carnival Breeze

Carnival Breeze has been selected as the name for the line’s new 130,000-ton cruise ship scheduled to enter service in spring 2012. To be constructed by Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri, the 3,690-passenger Carnival Breeze will be the third in the line’s Dream class.  The series’ namesake vessel, Carnival Dream, entered service in 2009 and a sister…
May 7, 2010

Construction Continues on New Carnival Magic, Set to Debut in May 2011

  Construction of Carnival Cruise Lines’ newest “Fun Ship,” the 3,690-passenger Carnival Magic, continues at the Fincantieri shipyard in Monfalcone, Italy, in preparation for the ship’s May 2011 debut. The 130,000-ton vessel is scheduled to operate an inaugural series of seven- to 12-day Mediterranean voyages from Barcelona May 1 – Oct. 16, 2011 – the line’s…
May 6, 2010

Carnival Cruise Lines Dramatically Expands Bermuda Presence with 16 Departures from Four East Coast Homeports in 2011

CARNIVAL CRUISE LINES DRAMATICALLY EXPANDS BERMUDA PRESENCE WITH 16 DEPARTURES FROM FOUR EAST COAST HOMEPORTS IN 2011 Six- to Eight-Day Voyages to Sail from Baltimore, Norfolk, New York and Charleston   Carnival Cruise Lines, the world’s largest cruise operator, will dramatically expand its Bermuda cruise schedule in 2011, offering 16 departures to the island from four…