Another Carnival Ship Will Get a Total Makeover

Another Carnival Ship Will Get a Total Makeover

Carnival Victory refurbishment is great news, especially for food-lovers. In case you missed it, Carnival is in the midst of an eight-year, $2 billion fleet-wide&… View Post
Creative Director Appointed for the NEW Cunard Ship

Creative Director Appointed for the NEW Cunard Ship

Yes, Cunard fans, they’re building a fourth ship. In case you missed the memo, Cunard will build a new ship, its fourth ship … View Post
American Cruise Lines New Ships and New Itineraries

American Cruise Lines New Ships and New Itineraries

Itineraries that stretch from coast to coast, north to south. American Cruise Lines has their 2019-2020 schedule of cruises all planned.  The cruise line’… View Post
Viking Cruises Voted Best River Cruise Line

Viking Cruises Voted Best River Cruise Line

Viking Cruises once again took first place as Best River Cruise Line, by Condé Nast Traveler and their magazine’s 2018 Readers’ Choice Awards.  For … View Post
New River Ship Launches for Mississippi River Cruises

New River Ship Launches for Mississippi River Cruises

American Cruise Lines introduces American Song to the Mississippi American Song, nicknamed a “modern riverboat” by American Cruise Lines, set out on its inaugural … View Post
Royal Caribbean To Add Three Ships to Its Ultra-Luxury Brand

Royal Caribbean To Add Three Ships to Its Ultra-Luxury Brand

Royal Caribbean plans to grow its newest acquisition In case you missed the announcement last June, Royal Caribbean is now the primary shareholder in … View Post
One More Cruise Line Raises Daily Gratuities

One More Cruise Line Raises Daily Gratuities

Holland America Line daily gratuities will increase to $14.50 per person per day for inside, ocean view and balcony stateroom.  Those guests lucky enough to&… View Post
Your Cruise Maven Newsletter is Back

Your Cruise Maven Newsletter is Back

Where I’ve been…and why so long between newsletters With John Sebastian’s “Welcome Back Kotter” song in my head, I’m excited … View Post
Cunard Adds New Cruise Itineraries for Summer 2020

Cunard Adds New Cruise Itineraries for Summer 2020

Summer of 2020 for Cunard cruises looks very promising with new ports, additional transatlantic crossings and even new itineraries for Japan are added.  Queen Mary&… View Post
Oceania Cruises Enhances Pre-Cruise Guest Experiences

Oceania Cruises Enhances Pre-Cruise Guest Experiences

Want to use your shipboard credits before your cruise? No problem! Oceania Cruises enhancement and refurbishment project, OceaniaNEXT, just completed the next step; an … View Post
First Time! Disney Cruises from New Orleans in 2020

First Time! Disney Cruises from New Orleans in 2020

For the first time ever, Disney cruises from New Orleans are planned for early 2020 when Disney Wonder calls New Orleans its new, seasonal homeport.&… View Post