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June 20, 2007

Arthur Joseph is the Real Deal

 Arthur Joseph, Carnival Cruise Lines employee, competed on the NBC show Deal or No Deal last week. When faced with a life altering decision, choose between a chance at a million dollars or a significantly more selfless act that would help countless others, he chose the latter. Coming into the show, Arthur’s goal was to…
June 18, 2007

Carnival Splendor's Decor to Celebrate Splendid Things

The name of Carnival Cruise Lines’ next new ship and its interior design complement each other perfectly; the central design idea of the line’s new 3,006-passenger Carnival Splendor — set to debut in July 2008 — is “Splendid Things,” a celebration of the magnificent, lustrous and elegant. The 113,300-ton Carnival Splendor is a new class…
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Carnival Cruise Lines and New Line Cinema's Hairspray Team Up for Exclusive Promotional Travel Partnership

Carnival Cruise Lines and New Line Cinema have teamed up for a one-of-a-kind marketing partnership on Hairspray, one of the summer’s most anticipated films. The partnership includes Hairspray-themed programming and prize giveaways aboard Carnival’s fleet of 22 “Fun Ships,” a special prize promotion, and an exclusive Hairspray movie trailer and behind-the-scenes footage viewable only at…

Largest ‘Fun Ship’ Ever Constructed, 3,006-Passenger Carnival Splendor, To Operate Seven-Day Mexican Riviera Cruises Beginning in March 2009

Carnival Cruise Lines’ 3,006-passenger Carnival Splendor – the largest “Fun Ship” ever constructed – will launch year-round seven-day Mexican Riviera cruises from Long Beach, Calif., beginning in March 2009, following its inaugural schedule of European and Caribbean voyages. The Carnival Splendor will further bolster the line’s dominant position as cruise industry leader in Southern California,…
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Carnival To Offer Unprecedented Number of Shore Excursions in Conjunction with 2007 Canada Voyages

For its upcoming Canada cruise schedule from New York aboard the 102,000-ton Carnival Victory – which kicks off tomorrow with a new itinerary, four-day voyages to Bay of Fundy/Saint John – Carnival Cruise Lines will offer an unprecedented 70 exciting and attractive shore excursion choices, including more than 20 new selections. The Carnival Victory’s popular…

Carnival, Port of San Diego Officially Kick Off San Diego's First Year-Round Cruise Program

Later today, Carnival Cruise Lines and the Port of San Diego will commemorate the launch of the port’s first year-round cruise program with a special VIP event aboard the 2,052-passenger Elation, which departs this afternoon on a four-day cruise to Cabo San Lucas. Carnival’s Elation recently began operating San Diego’s first and only year-round cruise…
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Cruise Industry's Most Popular Blog Continues to Set Records, Offers Lighthearted Look at Shipboard Life

The on-line blog by Carnival Freedom Senior Cruise Director John Heald continues to grow in popularity and, last week for the first time, achieved a top 25 ranking among the more than one million blogs of WordPress.com, a leading blog-hosting service. Heald’s blog has been on a steady climb since it was introduced some 12…