October 18, 2013

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

Carnival Freedom scored 100 during its most recent United States Public Health (U.S.P.H.) in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., marking the ship’s eighth perfect score in its past 10 inspections.  Carnival Freedom is the fifth Carnival Cruise Lines ship to earn a perfect U.S.P.H. inspection score this year. To earn a 100 score, cruise ships must receive…
October 17, 2013

Carnival Sunshine Named ‘Best Ship Refurbishment’ in Cruise Critic’s 2013 Editors’ Picks Awards

Carnival Sunshine – which earlier this year underwent a massive 75-day, $155 million makeover that added a wide variety of new and expanded features – has been named “Best Ship Refurbishment” in Cruise Critic’s 2013 Editors’ Picks, which recognize cruise lines in a wide range of product- and service-related categories. Carnival Sunshine was acknowledged for…
October 16, 2013

Carnival Glory Hosts University of Southern Maine Hospitality Students During Recent Call in Portland, Maine

Carnival Glory welcomed some special visitors during a recent call in Portland, Maine – more than two dozen students and their chaperones from the University of Southern Maine’s tourism and hospitality program who were there to learn more about the wide-ranging shipboard professions on board and get a first-hand look at the inner-workings of a…
October 11, 2013

New ‘Nine Days of Sunshine’ Promotion Uses Variety of Social Media Platforms to Showcase Totally Transformed ‘Fun Ship’

NEW ‘NINE DAYS OF SUNSHINE’ PROMOTION USES VARIETY OF SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS TO SHOWCASE TOTALLY TRANSFORMED ‘FUN SHIP’   In anticipation of the U.S. arrival of the totally transformed Carnival Sunshine next month, Carnival Cruise Lines is taking an innovative social media approach to engage with its fans and showcase this spectacular addition to the…

New ‘Nine Days of Sunshine’ Promotion Uses Variety of Social Media Platforms to Showcase Totally Transformed ‘Fun Ship’

In anticipation of the U.S. arrival of the totally transformed Carnival Sunshine next month, Carnival Cruise Lines is taking an innovative social media approach to engage with its fans and showcase this spectacular addition to the “Fun Ship” fleet. Dubbed “Nine Days of Sunshine,” the on-line promotion will take place Oct. 11-19 during a nine-day…
October 9, 2013

Carnival Cruise Lines Wins MONOPOLY Empire’s ‘Battle of the Brands’ Social Media Event

Carnival fans, you did it!  A phenomenal level of support from our enthusiastic fans resulted in Carnival taking top honors in MONOPOLY Empire’s “Battle of the Brands” social media event launched earlier this week. The competition asked fans from 22 of the world’s most recognizable brands to “like” a special post on their respective company’s Facebook…
October 8, 2013

New Promotion from Carnival Offers Special Savings, On-Board Credits, Reduced Deposits, And Best Available Upgrades, In Recognition of National Cruise Vacation Month

October is National Cruise Vacation Month and to celebrate Carnival Cruise Lines is offering a promotion with special savings, shipboard credits, best available upgrades, and 50 percent reduced deposits on bookings made between now and October 27. The promotion is valid on a wide range of two- to 23-day departures to The Bahamas, Caribbean, Mexico,…
October 7, 2013

Help Carnival Cruise Lines Earn the Top Spot in the Monopoly Empire Tower In New ‘Battle of the Brands’ Contest

Attention Carnival fans!  Carnival Cruise Lines is featured in the new MONOPOLY Empire game, a fun adaptation of the classic property trading game where players can collect, buy, and trade 22 of the world’s top brands and companies in a quest to “own it all.” And through the MONOPOLY Empire “Battle of the Brands” social…
October 6, 2013

Statement Regarding Carnival Cruise Operations Affected by Tropical Storm Karen

9.30 am - Sunday, Oct. 6 -- Carnival Cruise Lines has two ships homeported in New Orleans whose operations have been impacted by Tropical Storm Karen.  Given the closure of the Mississippi River, the arrivals of both Carnival Elation and Carnival Conquest to New Orleans were delayed.   Both vessels maintained a safe distance from…
October 4, 2013

Carnival Legend Trans-Atlantic Crossing Continues with Line’s First-Ever Visit to Greenland

[gallery columns="5" ids="10876,10875,10873,10871,10874,10872,10868,10870,10877,10869"] Carnival Legend is continuing its 15-day trans-Atlantic adventure with an unforgettable call in Greenland, the line’s first-ever visit to that country.  While braving temperatures approaching     0 degrees, guests had an opportunity to explore the charming seaside town of Qaqortoq with its rugged rock formations and snow-covered mountainous landscape dotted with colorful structures,…