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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…
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…
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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…
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…
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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…
July 16, 2019

Young Cruisers Sailing On Carnival Ships This Summer Read An Astonishing 250 Million Dr. Seuss Words As Part Of Dr. Seuss’s Word Challenge

As part of the second annual Dr. Seuss’s Word Challenge, sponsored by Dr. Seuss Enterprises and Random House Children’s Books, kids sailing aboard Carnival Cruise Line this summer read an astonishing 250 million Dr. Seuss words through fun, educational activities across the line’s 26-ship fleet, helping to surpass the overall goal of 250 million Dr.…
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July 13, 2019

Carnival Vista Arrives at Grand Bahama Shipyard to Begin Repair

Following a first-of-its-kind procedure in which Carnival Vista was loaded onto the Boka Vanguard, a semi-submersible heavy transport vessel operated by Netherlands-based Boskalis, the cruise ship arrived at the Grand Bahama Shipyard in Freeport this evening to begin repairs of its azipod propulsion system. The process began last night with Carnival Vista and Boka Vanguard…

Carnival Vista Azipod Repair Underway

The Carnival Vista azipod repair is underway off the shore of Freeport, Bahamas. Carnival Vista has been loaded onto the Boka Vanguard and will be lifted and transported back to the Grand Bahama Shipyard Saturday evening for work to begin. (Video credit Carnival Cruise Line's Rahim Akbar) [caption id="attachment_16974" align="alignnone" width="1280"] (Photo credit to Carnival…
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July 11, 2019

Carnival Cruise Line Steakhouses Earn Top Honors from Wine Spectator Magazine

The wine lists from all steakhouses aboard Carnival Cruise Line ships have been recognized with the coveted Award of Excellence from Wine Spectator magazine, bestowed upon approximately 2,400 restaurants each year. Wine Spectator's Restaurant Awards recognize restaurants whose wine lists offer interesting selections, are appropriate to their cuisine and appeal to a wide range of…
July 9, 2019

Carnival Cruise Line Launches Redesigned ‘GoCCL Navigator’ Booking Tool for Travel Advisors

Carnival Cruise Line has launched “GoCCL Navigator,” a redesigned and renamed cruise booking tool for travel advisors. The result of a year of research and design, the release of Phase 1 today represents the first major overhaul of Carnival’s booking engine in a decade. Changes to the booking engine were based on extensive input from…
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