Carnival Celebrates the Introduction of Two Year-Round Ships from the Big Easy, Makes $25,000 Donation to Café Reconcile


To celebrate the launch of year-round cruising on the 2,052-passenger Carnival Elation and 2,974–passenger Carnival Conquest from New Orleans, a special VIP ceremony was held on Monday aboard the Carnival Elation at the Port of New Orleans.
During the reception plaque exchanges occurred between Carnival Elation’s Captain Salvatore Messina, and various local officials.
Following the exchange, Carnival… [Continue Reading]

Carnival Launches New Superstar Live Karaoke


MIAMI, August 2: With the band warmed up, amps cranked, spotlight set, and the adoring crowd ready to explode, Carnival guests will take the stage, grab the mic and live out their music-star daydreams on the open seas. Introducing Superstar Live Karaoke, Carnival Cruise Lines’ newest entertainment feature puts guests into the act, fronting a… [Continue Reading]

Carnival Magic to Operate Seven-Day Cruises From Galveston, to be Port’s Largest Ship


Posted on 23 June 2010 – Carnival Cruise Lines’ newest ship, the 3,690-passenger Carnival Magic, will operate seven-day Caribbean cruises from Galveston beginning Nov. 14, 2011, becoming the largest cruise ship based at the port year-round. Additionally, the 2,758-passenger Carnival Triumph will reposition from New Orleans to Galveston to operate year-round four- and five-day… [Continue Reading]

Carnival’S New ‘Behind The Fun’ Tours Offer Unique Insight Into Line’S Shipboard Operations


MIAMI (July 23, 2009) – For those who want to get an insider’s look at the inner-workings of a Carnival “Fun Ship,” the line has created Behind the Fun, a guided tour that provides guests with a unique insight into the company’s shipboard operations.
Currently available on the Carnival Valor and Carnival Conquest, the program will… [Continue Reading]

Carnival Cruise Lines Introduces New Your Choice Dining Program


MIAMI (April 1, 2009) – Carnival Cruise Lines has launched “Your Choice Dining” which provides a selection of three different dinner seating options for guests aboard the line’s 22-ship fleet. In addition to Early or Late assigned seating, the cruise line is rolling out “Your Time” open seating to accommodate individual guest preferences. Also, under… [Continue Reading]