December 11, 2014

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

Carnival Victory scored 100 during its most recent United States Public Health (U.S.P.H.) inspection which took place earlier this month in Miami.   This marks the ninth time this year that a Carnival ship has earned a perfect U.S.P.H. score. To earn a 100 score, cruise ships must receive perfect marks on all 44 items that…
December 5, 2014

Carnival Cruise Lines To Offer Series of Unique Longer Length Voyages in 2015-16

Carnival Cruise Lines will offer a series of unforgettable 10- to 14-day voyages on six different ships between October 2015 and February 2016 that feature extended calls at magnificent destinations throughout the Caribbean, Bermuda, Mexican Riviera and The Bahamas. Reservations opened today on 11 different voyages offered on Carnival Miracle, Carnival Dream, Carnival Glory and…
November 17, 2014

Carnival Cruise Lines Kicks Off the St. Jude Thanks and Giving® Campaign Benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®

[gallery ids="11905,11906,11907"]   For the third consecutive year, Carnival Cruise Lines is participating in the St. Jude Thanks and Giving® campaign to support St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® in saving lives. As the hospital’s “Official Celebration Partner,” Carnival is a proud supporter of St. Jude with a goal of raising $8 million by 2017. During…
November 13, 2014

New Animated Sea & Say Series Showcases Kids’ Vivid Imaginations About the Fun Ships

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8qgEQAIyuOQ   Carnival Cruise Lines has launched a new video series highlighting kids’ unique interpretations of the various features found aboard the “Fun Ships” using engaging stop-motion animation that brings these colorful stories to life. In the first video in the Sea & Say series, “A Sea Dragon Tail,” Nathaniel describes his first experience down…

‘Like’-Ing The Sound of This: Carnival Set to Kick Off Facebook Celebration to Mark 3 Million Fans Milestone

  Carnival Cruise Lines, which is not only the world’s most popular cruise line on the sea but also online, will celebrate having reached the 3 million Facebook fans mark by conducting a 24-hour Fun-A-Thon prize giveaway beginning Wednesday, Nov. 19. The online extravaganza will feature three prize giveaways every three hours, including free Carnival…
November 6, 2014

Carnival Cruise Lines Gift Cards Now Available In More Than 9,000 Retail Locations Throughout The U.S.

Carnival Cruise Lines’ popular gift card program – a prepaid card that can be used as payment toward a “Fun Ship” vacation or a variety of shipboard purchases – is now available in more than 9,000 retail outlets throughout the U.S.  This marks the first time that a cruise line-specific gift card has been made…
November 4, 2014

Shipboard Festivities Mark Carnival Splendor’s Inaugural Call In Martinique

[gallery columns="4" ids="11861,11862,11863,11864"]   To commemorate the first-ever call of the Carnival Splendor in Martinique, the ship’s officers and island representatives held a traditional maritime plaque exchange ceremony on board. Captain Candeloro Donato, Chief Engineer Marco Scolaro and Hotel Director Nickos Batistatos are shown here during the ceremony with Chairman of the Martinique Tourism Authority…
October 31, 2014

Kids of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Enjoy Night of Fun with Dive-In Movies Presented by Carnival Cruise Lines

[gallery ids="11850,11851,11852,11853,11854,11855"]   Inspired by the Dive-In Movies that are a popular attraction aboard Carnival’s “Fun Ships,” the kids at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital enjoyed a night of Halloween-themed outdoor fun at the Memphis, Tennessee hospital. The festivities began with arts and crafts with kids making their own trick-or-treat bags and other “spook-tacular” creations. …
October 30, 2014

Carnival Cruise Lines CEO Gerry Cahill To Retire

Gerry Cahill, president and CEO of Carnival Cruise Lines, announced today that he is retiring, effective November 30, after 20 years of service. Cahill, 63, has been CEO of Carnival Corporation’s largest cruise brand since 2007, growing the cruise line to 24 ships – the largest in the company’s fleet -- during his tenure. “Gerry has been…
October 29, 2014

Backstreet’s Back – on the Carnival Ecstasy!

[gallery columns="2" ids="11830,11829"] Fans of the Backstreet Boys got together on the Carnival Ecstasy this past weekend for three days of music, sun and fun during a full-ship charter that was highlighted by an unforgettable concert at the beautiful private island of Half Moon Cay in The Bahamas. The festivities also included a musical performance…