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[26 Nov 2019 | No Comment | ]

Wish there was a way to show your Carnival pride even when you’re not sailing?
Wish no more. Carnival Cruise Line has launched an online retail store (shop.carnival.com), where fans can purchase exclusive Carnival merchandise and have it delivered right to their door.
The site follows the recent rollout of new Carnival-inspired logo items via the line’s social media channels, which have been very well received with some products selling out in a matter of days, according to William Butler, vice president of retail services for Carnival Cruise Line.
“This is the first …

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[25 Nov 2019 | No Comment | ]

Leave it to Carnival Cruise Line to spice up the fun this holiday season!
In partnership with Atlanta culinary artist and baker Karen Portaleo, the world’s most popular cruise line has created a massive 23-foot-long gingerbread replica of Carnival’s new Mardi Gras, set to debut next year.
Weighing 1,500 pounds, the ship-shaped confection is “docked” at Atlanta’s Lenox Square Mall and was officially named by Portaleo who served as godmother this past Saturday. In keeping with maritime tradition, the Food Network star smashed a ceremonial bottle across the vessel’s bow. Carnival also …

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[25 Nov 2019 | No Comment | ]

One of the World’s Largest Cruise Ships Emerges from a Major, $165 Million Transformation
MIAMI, Nov. 25, 2019 – Royal Caribbean International’s iconic Oasis of the Seas, the ship that revolutionized the cruise industry, has made a splash in its return to South Florida with a $165 million new look. The original gamechanger debuts a thrilling combination of new Royal Caribbean experiences, including the cruise line’s first barbecue restaurant, Portside BBQ; and guest favorites, from the tallest slide at sea–the Ultimate Abyss–to popular live music venue Music Hall, and a reimagined, …

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[23 Nov 2019 | No Comment | ]

Carnival Cruise Line President Christine Duffy delivered the keynote address to a sold-out crowd at the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) Expo’s GM and Owners’ Breakfast, a gathering of the amusement industry’s top leaders. Duffy was joined by the line’s Chief Fun Officer Shaquille O’Neal who helped her give away three cruises to lucky members of the audience.
During the speech, she highlighted BOLT: The Ultimate Sea Coaster that will be the first ever roller coaster at sea when it debuts on Mardi Gras next year. She also …

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[22 Nov 2019 | No Comment | ]

The most popular cruise line – Carnival Cruise Line – has selected one of the most popular television hostesses ever – Vanna White – as godmother for Carnival Panorama when she is officially named during its ceremony in Long Beach, Calif., on December 10.
“Vanna has been that welcoming face, cheering on and watching over Wheel of Fortune contestants for decades, and we love the fact that Vanna will be doing the same for Carnival Panorama, her guests and crew, as the ship’s godmother,” said Christine Duffy, president of Carnival Cruise …

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[21 Nov 2019 | No Comment | ]

Carnival Cruise Line announced today that a new seafood restaurant designed by acclaimed culinary artist Rudi Sodamin will be among the varied dining options on Mardi Gras when it debuts next summer.
Sodamin’s reputation for curating unique dining experiences will lend itself to Rudi’s Seagrill which will offer dishes as artistic as they are flavorful. In addition to an extensive selection of seafood entrees and sides, there will also be several dishes presented as playful “food faces” that double as Instagram-worthy pieces of art.
“We wanted to offer our guests a new …

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[20 Nov 2019 | No Comment | ]

Get Ready for All-out Island Hopping with New Itineraries, Amplified Ships and More
MIAMI, Nov. 20, 2019 – Royal Caribbean International’s 2021-2022 season will bring guests the biggest Caribbean adventure ever. Travelers will vacation to new heights with newly amplified ships, shorter itineraries and more – all packed with thrills for the entire family.

Come Seek Caribbean Adventures

In Summer 2021, two of the world’s largest cruise ships, Symphony and Allure of the Seas will sail alternating Eastern and Western Caribbean itineraries visiting Perfect Day at CocoCay. Both Oasis Class ships …

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[19 Nov 2019 | No Comment | ]

Carnival Cruise Line today revealed additional details on BOLT, the first roller coaster at sea, and the centerpiece of the Ultimate Playground, an expansive open-air recreation area on Mardi Gras, set to debut in August 2020.
The announcement was made at the annual International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) Conference in Orlando by Carnival Cruise Line President Christine Duffy who was joined by the line’s Chief Fun Officer Shaquille O’Neal. Carnival partnered with industry leader, Munich-based Maurer Rides, to showcase BOLT at IAAPA which brings together innovators from the …

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[19 Nov 2019 | No Comment | ]

Celebrity Cruises to Set Sail with First-Ever All-Female Bridge and Officer Team
While progress has been made, the reality is that only 2% of the world’s mariners are women. But not at Celebrity Cruises. The modern luxury brand is leading the industry into a more diverse future with their bold initiatives to #BRIDGEthegap. Now, the brand that made headlines by hiring the first American female cruise ship captain, Kate McCue, and again by announcing that 22% of their bridge teams are made up of women, is now continuing with another historic …

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[17 Nov 2019 | No Comment | ]

In 2021, Carnival Cruise Line will operate its most extensive European season ever with a diverse schedule of voyages aboard Carnival Legend that includes visits to 58 stunning ports across 21 countries, including the line’s first cruises to the Greek Isles and a return to Iceland, Norway and the Baltic.
During these “bucket list” voyages, guests can explore ancient ruins, sample regional cuisines, experience unique cultural opportunities, and visit centuries-old UNESCO sites, including Geirangerfjord in Norway, the Acropolis in Greece, Cinque Terre in Italy and Mont Saint-Michel in France.
Following its European …