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April 23, 2009

A Shipyard of Dreams

[gallery columns="8"] With five months until the debut of what will be the largest “Fun Ship” ever constructed -- the new 130,000-ton Carnival Dream is beginning to take shape at the Fincantieri shipyard in Monfalcone, Italy.     The 3,646-passenger Carnival Dream, which will be based at Port Canaveral, Fla., will offer a host of innovations,…
February 2, 2009

130,000-Ton Carnival Dream: The Ultimate Family Vacation

With more than 19,000 total square feet of space catering to children, ’tweens and teens – from expansive indoor and outdoor play areas to a sprawling aqua park housing the cruise industry’s longest water slide – the 130,000-ton Carnival Dream is designed as the ideal family vacation.  In addition to modern facilities and the most…
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December 22, 2008

Carnival Dream Showcased With New Image Gallery, Entertaining Blog by Senior Cruise Director John Heald

[gallery columns="4"] Carnival has unveiled a new series of never-before-seen renderings of the 130,000-ton Carnival Dream – the largest “Fun Ship” ever constructed set to debut Sept. 21, 2009 – along with an entertaining and informative new blog by Senior Cruise Director John Heald who recently toured the ship during its construction at Italy’s Fincantieri…
November 21, 2008

Carnival’s New 130,000-Ton Carnival Dream to Host Two ‘John Heald Bloggers Cruises’ in 2009

 [gallery]             Carnival Cruise Lines’ immensely popular senior cruise director and ‘blogger extraordinaire’ John Heald will host two Bloggers Cruises aboard the new 130,000-ton Carnival Dream in 2009.              The first, an eight-day voyage operating round-trip from New York November 15-23, 2009, will call at Port Canaveral, Fla., and Nassau and Freeport, The Bahamas. A…
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September 8, 2008

A Carnival Dream Coming True

[gallery]              Currently under construction at Fincantieri’s shipyard in Monfalcone, Italy, the Carnival Dream continues to move along as scheduled. Most recently, workers began piecing together the ship’s more than 1,800 staterooms.             In addition to a wide variety of accommodation categories, the 3,646-passenger vessel, set to debut September 21, 2009, will include a number…
August 1, 2008

Building a Dream

[gallery]              Set to debut in Europe September 21, 2009, the new 130,000-ton Carnival Dream is beginning to take shape at Fincantieri’s Monfalcone shipyard. Pictured above are some of the upper decks being pieced together as construction continues on the 3,646-passenger “Fun Ship.”                       The largest Carnival Cruise Lines ship ever constructed, Carnival Dream…
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July 28, 2008

A Virtual Dream

           A on-line video highlighting the sleek exterior and expansive outside deck areas that will be featured on the 130,000-ton Carnival Dream is now available for viewing on the line’s Web site at             The virtual tour gives a closer look at some of the Carnival Dream’s new and innovative features, including the “scenic…
July 1, 2008

Reservations Now Open for 130,000-Ton Carnival Dream’s European, Caribbean Itineraries

            Carnival Cruise Lines began accepting reservations today for the previously announced European and Caribbean itineraries of the new 130,000-ton Carnival Dream, which is scheduled to enter service in September 2009, introducing a host of innovations and amenities.             The largest “Fun Ship” ever constructed, the 3,646-passenger SuperLiner is set to debut Sept. 21,…
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June 25, 2008

Building a Dream

[gallery]                   As Carnival prepares to take delivery of the new 3,006-passenger Carnival Splendor next week, it also eagerly anticipates the debut of the 3,646-passenger Carnival Dream, the line’s new 130,000-ton SuperLiner which will offer a variety of features and innovations when it debuts in September 2009.             Currently under construction at Fincantieri’s Monfalcone shipyard…
May 7, 2008

The Pieces Start Coming Together

           With about a year-and-half until the debut of what will be the largest “Fun Ship” ever constructed -- the new 130,000-ton Carnival Dream has already begun taking shape at the Fincantieri shipyard in Monfalcone, Italy.             Currently in the initial stages of construction, the 3,652-passenger Carnival Dream will feature a unique interior design,…
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