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Another Forbes award goes to Carnival Corporation

Nov 04, 2021

‘World’s Top Female-Friendly Companies of 2021’ is another award for Carnival Corporation, which is on the list of top 300 companies from all over the world and the only cruise-specific company among the others on the list.  

Letter from Norwegian Breakaway crew member - Can you imagine how it feels not being able to get off in ports?

Nov 04, 2021

Letter from Norwegian Breakaway crew member - Can you imagine how it feels not being able to get off in ports while guests can?

MSC Preziosa, the first cruise ship to resume sailings in Brazil arrives in Santos

Nov 03, 2021

MSC Preziosa the first cruise ship to resume cruises in Brazil since the global shutdown of the cruise industry caused by the Covid-19 pandemic has arrived today, November 3rd, at the port of Santos. 

Rescue at Sea Award Goes to Carnival Ecstasy

Nov 03, 2021

Next Tuesday, at the annual ceremony on Capitol Hill the Awards For Rescue at Sea (AFRAS) will be presented to civilians and coastguardsmen who went beyond the call of duty to save mariners in distress. This year Carnival cruise ship’s crew is included, awarding their response to a yacht’s distress call and the performance of a successful rescue. 

Fred. Olsen new flagship Bolette on her inaugural sailing from Southampton

Nov 03, 2021

Bolette, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ new flagship started its inaugural season of sailings from Southampton.

Employee of the Month Award on Cruise Ships - a good way to recognize the hard working crew

Nov 02, 2021

Since I have worked on land, I have attended so many focus groups related to large corporations and other government entities attempting to figure out how to maintain long term employees. Just as the cruise industry, I presently work in a high burnout profession where the turnaround is 5-10 years.

MSC Cruises Announces Health Protocols for 2021-22 Brazil Season

Nov 02, 2021

MSC Cruises has announced the health and safety protocols for the upcoming Brazilian cruise season. which will start with the MSC Preziosa on November 5, sailing from Santos. By the end of this year, two more MSC Cruises ships will arrive in Brazil, MSC Splendida, MSC Seaside.

Jordan Fisher will Perform New Original Disney Cruise Line Song at Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Nov 02, 2021

Disney announced that Disney Chanel and Broadway star Jordan Fisher will be stepping on board the Disney Cruise Line float in this year’s Macy’s 95th Thanksgiving Day parade, to perform the original Disney Cruise Line song titled “Together We Set Sail.”

Gauselmann Group Launches New Casino on TUI Cruises Ship

Nov 02, 2021

Aboard TUI Cruises’ new “Mein Schiff 1” and “Mein Schiff 2” liners, a ship’s casino is successfully operating. That success continued on the third liner “ Mein Schiff 3” which was launched a few weeks ago.

NCL Cancels Bermuda Stop on Norwegian Getaway Transatlantic Cruise

Nov 01, 2021

Norwegian Cruise Line has informed travel agents about the recent change in itinerary of the transatlantic cruise from Europe to the USA onboard Norwegian Getaway. The 17-day voyage departing from Rome (Civitavecchia) on December 5, 2021 will be modified and the cruise ship will skip the Royal Naval Dockyard in Bermuda and stay overnight in Miami.