Carnival Unveils Cuba Visits For 2018

Following a well-received slate of cruises visiting Havana in 2017, Carnival Cruise Line has added an additional five departures that will visit the Cuban capital in 2018. Aboard the Carnival Paradise, passengers departing on 5-day cruises February 17, July 2, and September 5 will visit Havana and Cozumel or Key West. The Paradise will also

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60 New Azamara Destinations

Joining Azamara Quest and Azamara Journey in March 2018 will be Azamara’s newest ship, Pursuit. The new ship will increase the brand’s destination offerings by 40% and will add 61 more destinations. Noteworthy destinations include Agadir, Morocco; Chilean Fjords; Cruising Beagle Channel; Fowey, United Kingdom; and Lima, Peru. Travelers sailing through South America will enjoy

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Amawaterways Expands Onboard Wellness

AmaWaterways announced last month that its popular Wellness Program will be expanding to six more ships in 2018. AmaWaterways was the first in the industry to offer bicycles onboard and will continue its leadership in active cruising through its new Wellness Program. Guests onboard can enjoy morning stretches, jogging, yoga, cardio/core strengthening, resistance band workouts,

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U By Uniworld Unveils First Ship, The B

U by Uniworld has recently debuted its first ship in Paris called The B. Passengers on the special preview of The B included top social media influencers with a combined reach of nearly 10 million followers, as well as lifestyle media representatives, travel agents, and contest winners. The launch of U by Uniworld is set

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Amawaterways Brings North American Winemakers Along On Wine-Themed Itineraries

AmaWaterways, who host wine-themed river cruise sailings through Bordeaux, Burgundy, the Rhine Valley and other renowned winemaking regions, have added to their list of offerings for 2018. AmaWaterways will now offer more than 50 wine-themed itineraries, an increase of 16 sailings from 2016 and 33 more than in 2015. The river cruise line has always

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Silversea Now Offers High-End Tours

Beginning in 2018, Silversea Cruises will begin offering high-end land tours as pre- and post-cruise options. The line’s luxe “Couture Collection” will feature travel via Gulfstream jets in and out of Antarctica, private helicopter service in Mongolia, and vintage rail in India. January 2, 2018 will mark the first departure of this kind called the

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Carnival Cruise Line Partners with Dr. Seuss

Carnival Cruise Line continues to see the life lessons imbedded in the works of the great Dr. Seuss and has made it a priority to show their young cruise passengers how to apply these teachings to everyday life. Who knew kids would receive life lessons while on vacation? Carnival’s “Seuss at Sea” program offers children

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New Food and Beverage Concepts for Symphony

Royal Caribbean International’s new ship, Symphony of the Seas, will be an ode to making family memories and fine dining. The incredible vessel will begin sailing from Port Miami in November 2018, carrying with it the title of biggest ship in the world and a bevy of family-focused activities and amazing food options the likes

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New Orleans To Get Its Largest Cruise Ship Ever

Heading to New Orleans is Norwegian Cruise Line’s 4,000 passenger Norwegian Breakaway, one of the world’s biggest cruise ships. At 145,655 tons, Breakaway is the largest cruise vessel ever to sail from New Orleans. Operating a series of 7-, 10- and 11-day cruises to the Western Caribbean, Breakaway will reposition to New Orleans from the

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