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November 14, 2019

Carnival Cruise Line Names Winner of ‘Most Trusted Travel Advisor’ Contest as Yearlong Why Use a Travel Advisor Campaign Wraps Up

The search was long and exhaustive, but in the end Becky Smith, owner of Becky’s Travel Biz in Gainesville, Georgia, was named Carnival Cruise Line’s “Most Trusted Travel Advisor.” Smith was selected from more than 5,000 client nominations in the contest, which was part of Carnival’s yearlong Why Use a Travel Advisor, or WUATA, campaign.…
October 30, 2019

Carnival Cruise Line Presents First Regional and Charter Partner of the Year Awards

Carnival Cruise Line has announced the four recipients of its inaugural 2020 regional Partner of the Year Awards and the Charter Partner of the Year Award. The line plans to present the new accolades annually. The recipients come from across North America and have distinguished themselves as leaders in partnership with the brand: Eastern Region…
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October 14, 2019

Carnival Cruise Line Brings Back AMP Up Commission Challenge in Time for 2020 Wave Season

For the third year in a row, Carnival Cruise Line is bringing back its popular AMP Up Commission Challenge just in time for the 2020 Wave Season. Starting today, travel advisors can register to earn higher commissions of 11% to 15% based on the number of bookings they make between Jan. 1 and March 30,…
September 26, 2019

Carnival Cruise Line Reaffirms Commitment To St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®, Increases Pledge To $33 Million By 2024

Reaffirming its longstanding commitment to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®, Carnival Cruise Line has announced that it will raise its pledge to a total of $33 million by 2024. The announcement was made yesterday at the St. Jude campus in Memphis, Tennessee during Carnival’s seventh annual Day of Play where patient families enjoyed a variety…
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September 10, 2019

Carnival Cruise Line’s GoCCL Navigator Dashboard Gives Travel Advisors a Quick Tool to View Bookings

Carnival Cruise Line is further refining the newly redesigned GoCCL Navigator booking engine with the addition of a dashboard that enables travel advisors to quickly view and support existing bookings and booked clients. GoCCL Navigator is the industry’s first travel advisor tool to offer a comprehensive dashboard with quick access to in-demand information that agents…
September 5, 2019

Carnival Cruise Line To Deliver Hurricane Relief Supplies To The Bahamas Aboard Carnival Pride And Carnival Liberty

Continuing its ongoing efforts to assist and support residents of The Bahamas following Hurricane Dorian, Carnival Cruise Line has announced that two ships departing from U.S. homeports next week will make stops in Freeport to distribute food, water and relief supplies. The stops at Freeport to deliver supplies will be part of Carnival Pride’s seven-day…
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August 8, 2019

Carnival Vista Cruise Director and Houston Texans Player Switch Jobs for a Day

Just in time for football season, Carnival Vista’s Matt Mitcham and Whitney Mercilus of the Houston Texans participate in a “Fun Swap” where they switch jobs for a day with Whitney taking over as cruise director and Matt learning what it takes to be a gridiron star. Aboard Carnival Vista, Whitney got the fun started…
August 7, 2019

Carnival’s ParchedPig Smoked Porter Recognized with Bronze Medal at U.S. Beer Competition

ParchedPig Smoked Porter – brewed aboard the cruise ship Carnival Horizon – received the bronze medal at the U.S. Beer Competition, becoming the first shipboard brewery to win an award at the annual event, which attracted more than 7,000 entries from around the world. The beer is available at the brewery located within Carnival Horizon’s…
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July 25, 2019

Carnival Cruise Line Launches Five-Part ‘WUATA Story’ Video Series Featuring Travel Advisors and Their Clients

At Carnival Cruise Line’s WUATA Party in Toronto, Canada, last night, the line premiered the latest endeavor in its yearlong Why Use A Travel Advisor campaign — a five-part video series featuring travel advisors and their clients sharing travel tales that tell the “WUATA Story.” The videos were debuted to an audience of more than…
July 18, 2019

Carnival Cruise Line’s New ‘Crew Gratitude’ Video Series Highlights the Connections Between Cruise Guests and Shipboard Team Members

Carnival Cruise Line is set to release a four-part video series called “Crew Gratitude” for travel advisors and their clients focusing on six crew members, showing the impact that Carnival’s guests have made on their lives and families through gratuities. Team members showcased include housekeeping staff and dining room waiters. The first video in the…
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