Carnival Inspiration to Reposition to Long Beach, Carnival Paradise to Tampa in Fall 2011


Carnival Cruise Lines has announced two exciting year-round homeport deployments for fall 2011, with the 2,052-passenger Carnival Inspiration repositioning to Long Beach, Calif., for three- and four-day Baja departures and the 2,052-passenger Carnival Paradise to Tampa, Fla., on four- and five-day Caribbean voyages. Carnival Inspiration is currently based in Tampa while Carnival Paradise operates… [Continue Reading]

New Ship Celebrity Eclipse Swaps Launch Celebrations to Support UK Holidaymaker Repatriation Mission


MIAMI, April 19: New cruise ship Celebrity Eclipse has cancelled the first leg of her launch celebrations – scheduled to begin on April 22 – in order to assist U.K. travelers whose return from their Easter break has been halted due to the impact of ash clouds from the eruption of the Eyjafjallajoekull volcano in… [Continue Reading]

Earthquake in Chile – INSIGNIA


Insignia is currently sailing in South America and is en route to Valparaiso, Chile, where the cruise is scheduled to arrive on Sunday, March 7th.
We have been in close communication with management onboard Insignia and our ground operations team in Chile. Additionally, a team of Miami-based executives is enroute to the region to provide a… [Continue Reading]

Norwegian Cruise Line Withdraws Norwegian Sun From Alaska In 2010


Miami – Apr 27, 2009 — Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) today announced that it has redeployed Norwegian Sun for the summer of 2010, moving the ship from Alaska to Europe. The 1,936-passenger Norwegian Sun is assuming the summer 2010 itinerary previously announced for Norwegian Jewel and will… [Continue Reading]

Cruise Lines Cancel Stops in Mexican Ports in Response to Swine Flu


In light of the recent CDC Travel Advisory to Mexico because of the Swine Flu outbreak, some cruise lines are canceling their port stops in Mexico. The advisory states that travelers should avoid all unnecessary travel to Mexico. The following is summary of announcements made by each cruise lines in light the recent… [Continue Reading]