A collection of cruise news from various Cruise Lines

Carnival Sensation Welcomes Special Guest, NFL Hall of Fame Coach Tony Dungy

Carnival Sensation this week welcomed a special guest – NFL Hall of Fame Coach Tony Dungy who was sailing with his family on a five-day cruise to the Caribbean. Prior to departure from PortMiami, Dungy enjoyed a tour of the ship’s navigational bridge and took time out for a photo with Captain Francesco La Farina, Hotel Director Stewart Howard and Carnival Corporation & plc CEO Arnold...

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Carnival Cruise Line Earns Best Children’s Programs Honors, Carnival Fantasy Named Most Improved Ship in Members’ Choice Awards

Carnival Cruise Line, the number one cruise line for families carrying 800,000 kids a year, earned Best Children’s Program, while Carnival Fantasy was named Most Improved Ship in’s annual Members’ Choice Awards. The awards are best on feedback from readers who are asked to rate cruise lines in a variety of product- and service-related categories. Carnival earned Best Children’s Programs honors for its popular family-friendly offerings which include fun, supervised programs for kids in three age groups – Camp Ocean (2-11), Circle...

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Carnival Cruise Line Names Chis Chiames Vice President and Chief Communications Officer

Carnival Cruise Line announced today that Chris Chiames has been named to the newly created role of vice president and chief communications officer (CCO) following a nationwide search. Chiames is reporting directly to Carnival President Christine Duffy. As CCO, Chiames serves as a key advisor to Carnival’s leadership team and is responsible for corporate reputation management, internal and external communications, issues management, executive communications and other communications that enhance the brand and reputation of Carnival Cruise Line. “Chris is a hands-on communications...

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Dr. Seuss’ Birthday Celebrated ‘Carnival-Style’ with Fun Fleetwide Festivities

Today is Dr. Seuss’ birthday and Carnival Cruise Line invited its guests to “Choose Fun” and celebrated the beloved children’s with a variety of fun and festive events that are part of Seuss at Sea, the line’s exclusive partnership with Dr. Seuss Enterprises. Families enjoyed birthday celebrations aboard each ship, complete with Dr. Seuss-themed treats, fun giveaways, a balloon drop in the atrium, appearances by The Cat in the Hat and more. Today’s festivities complement the many activities offered in Seuss at Sea, a fleetwide program featuring exciting youth,...

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Queen Latifah Named Godmother of Carnival Cruise Line’s Newest Ship, Carnival Horizon

Queen Latifah – Grammy award-winning musical artist, acclaimed television and film actress, label president, author and entrepreneur – has been named the godmother to Carnival Cruise Line’s newest ship, Carnival Horizon. Latifah will participate in the ship’s official naming ceremony as well as a special “Lip Sync Battle: Horizon” showcase that is part of the line’s authentic shipboard reproduction of the hit Paramount Network series. The event will be held during an invitation-only overnight gala onboard Carnival Horizon in New York City on May 23,...

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Carnival Cruise Line to Offer New Cruises to Cuba from Miami In 2019

Carnival Cruise Line will offer 17 new sailings to Cuba aboard Carnival Sensation in 2019. The five-day Cuba voyages will be the line’s first to operate round-trip from Miami and feature a day-long call in Havana as well as stops at popular Caribbean and Bahamian ports, including Grand Turk, Grand Cayman, Nassau, and the private destinations of Half Moon Cay and Princess Cays. The voyages complement a series of voyages to Cuba departing from Tampa aboard Carnival Paradise taking place in 2018-19. “Our inaugural cruises to Cuba aboard Carnival Paradise from Tampa were met with...

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