The 2,052-passenger Carnival Inspiration will launch year-round short cruises from Long Beach, Calif., this afternoon when it departs on a sold-out four-day voyage to Catalina Island and Ensenada.
Carnival Inspiration provides an exciting new choice on this popular itinerary which encompasses three-day cruises departing Fridays to Ensenada and four-day cruises departing Mondays to Ensenada and Catalina… [Continue Reading]

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]

Newest & Largest ‘Fun Ship’ Launches Year-Round Mexican Riviera Service From Long Beach

MIAMI, April 6: Carnival Cruise Lines’ 3,006-passenger Carnival Splendor – the line’s newest and largest ship offering a host of innovations – embarked yesterday on its inaugural 7-day Mexican Riviera cruise from Long Beach, CA, building upon the company’s distinction as California’s number one cruise operator. On its new schedule, Carnival Splendor departs the Long… [Continue Reading]

Almost There…

The new 3,006-passenger Carnival Splendor is shown here rounding Cape Horn in South America on its way to its permanent homeport of Long Beach, Calif., from where it will operate year-round seven-day Mexican Rivera cruises beginning April 5. Carnival Splendor will be the largest “Fun Ship” ever deployed on the West Coast.
Too large… [Continue Reading]

Carnival Voted Number One Cruise Line By Fresno Bee Readers

MIAMI (April 3, 2008) – Carnival Cruise Lines, the world’s largest cruise operator, was named “Number One Cruise Line” in a readers poll conducted by the Fresno Bee, the major daily newspaper in Fresno, Calif.
Carnival is the West Coast’s most popular cruise line, with four ships – the Carnival Paradise, Carnival Pride, Carnival Elation and… [Continue Reading]