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Disney Cruise Line Announces New Ports & Destinations For 2018

Disney Cruise Line is adding a number of new ports and itineraries to their summer lineup for 2018, while also doubling up on their ever-popular Castaway Cay and returning to the Last Frontier. Barcelona, Rome,...

Cruising Alaska in 2016

Un-Cruise Adventures has unveiled its schedule of Alaska adventure cruises for 2016. Six small ships will sail 113 departures on seven itineraries. Two new cruise itineraries — Exploring Muir’s Wilderness and Yachters’ Alaskan Frontier...

Carnival Ship Experiencing Propulsion Issues, Forces Modified Summer Itineraries

Carnival Cruise Line’s Carnival Miracle is reportedly suffering minor propulsion issues, which has forced the ship to sail at a reduced speed until the issue can be fully evaluated and repaired in drydock. Carnival...

Propulsion Problem Delays Celebrity Millennium’s Next Sailing

A problem with one of the Celebrity Millennium’s two propulsion motors caused the ship to show up in its disembarkation port, Seward, hours after her scheduled arrival time. The problem became apparent on the...

Disney Cruise Line Returns to Alaska in Summer 2013 (Awesome Video)

Disney Cruise Line is returning to The Last Frontier this summer with the beautiful Disney Wonder. Disney’s cruises will feature a wide variety of fun and exciting Port Adventures during its 2013 Alaska sailings....

Holland America Line’s Volendam Rescues 76 From Sinking Tour Boat

Yesterday, the Holland America Line ship, Volendam, responded to an emergency call from the Baranof Wind, a nearby sinking sightseeing boat. Around 11am local time, the local Coast Guard station received an emergency call from the Baranof Wind....

Sapphire Princess – Alaska – Cruise Review

This review comes from David Brooks of Brooks Cruise Services. — We set out on our second cruise to Alaska (as a family, my wife is on her third) on a Thursday at dinner...

Fire Team Dispatched on Sapphire Princess

I have just received a text message from a close friend of Mikey’s Cruise Blog that the fire team has been dispatched to the galley on deck 2 of Princess Cruise’s Sapphire Princess. Here is the...

Norwegian Cruise Line Launches Resident Sale

It’s smooth sailing this summer with Norwegian Cruise Line’s Resident Sale starting Sunday, June 10, 2012, and offering up to $1,000 off (depending on the stateroom category booked) on select sailings, based on state...

NCL’s 2013 – 2014 Deployment

Norwegian Cruise Line today announced its summer  deployment for the 2013/2014 season with the addition of a third ship in Alaska.  Norwegian Sun, sailing seven-day open jaw itineraries between Vancouver, British Columbia and Whittier,...