New Seabourn Quest To Be Delivered In May 2011

MIAMI, September 20, 2010 —- Construction of The Yachts of Seabourn’s third new ultra-luxury yacht, Seabourn Quest, is progressing well, and the company expects to take delivery of the vessel several weeks earlier than anticipated in May 2011. Following the delivery, Seabourn will operate two pre-inaugural cruises: a three-day round trip voyage from Monte Carlo… [Continue Reading]

Costa Favolosa, Costa Cruises’ Fifteenth Ship Set to Debut in Summer 2011

GENOA, August 9: Costa’s newest ship, the Costa Favolosa, took to the sea for the very first time last week at a ceremony held at Fincantieri’s Marghera ship yard in honor of the ship’s technical launch. The Costa Favolosa (114,500 tons; 3,000 dbl occupancy), will set sail on her first cruise in July 2011. She… [Continue Reading]

Carnival’s ‘Magic’ Closer to Becoming Reality

Posted on 30 July 2010 – With just 10 months until its inaugural cruise, construction continues on Carnival Cruise Lines’ newest ship, Carnival Magic, as the ship moves closer to its May 1, 2011, debut.
In the photos above, the massive enclosed bridge is maneuvered by cranes atop the Carnival Magic’s superstructure while its distinctive red,… [Continue Reading]

Carnival Elation Departs on Inaugural Cruise from Mobile Tomorrow

Mobile’s newest cruise ship, Carnival Cruise Lines’ 2,052-passenger Carnival Elation, will arrive at the Alabama Cruise Terminal tomorrow, May 15, to launch year-round four-, five- and seven-day western Caribbean cruises.
Tomorrow’s voyage – a seven-day western Caribbean cruise to Montego Bay, Grand Cayman and Cozumel – is the first of the Carnival Elation’s… [Continue Reading]

Royal Caribbean Teams Up With ABC’s ‘Good Morning America’ to Bring Viewers First Glimpse of Oasis of the Seas

MIAMI, Oct. 15: This November, just in time for Thanksgiving, Royal Caribbean International will unveil their newest and most innovative cruise ship, Oasis of the Seas. ABC’s “Good Morning America” will be there to welcome Oasis of the Seas into her home port of Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. and give viewers an exclusive… [Continue Reading]