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Fathom Becomes First Cruise Line Approved To Sail To Cuba

Carnival Corporation’s impact travel brand, Fathom, has officially received permission from the Cuban government to sail to the island nation beginning in May. Executives from Carnival Corporation met today in Havana with Cuban government...

Sailing Preview: Norwegian Escape

Norwegian is getting ready to escape from everyday life with the introduction of its newest ship, the Norwegian Escape! Join Senior Editor Mike Faust November 9 to 11 for a special christening and preview...

Pitbull To Be Godfather To Norwegian Escape

Norwegian Cruise Line has selected Pitbull, a true Miami icon to serve as the Godfather of its latest Miami based ship, the Norwegian Escape. Pitbull, also known as Armando Christian Perez, will serve as the...

7 Reasons Why Miami Is The Best Embarkation City For Cruises

[tps_header]Miami has long been a popular cruise embarkation port and for good reason. In fact, I can think of 7 good reasons – some serious, some not so serious. Welcome to Miami.[/tps_header] Sailaway Home...

Steel Cut For MSC’s Revolutionary MSC Seaside

Earlier this week, construction crews from Fincantieri cut the first section of steel for MSC Cruises’ newest ship, MSC Seaside. The ceremony, which traditionally marks the launch of construction, was held at Fincantieri’s Monfalcone...

Richard Branson Pulls Back The Red Curtain On Virgin Cruises

At a press conference held at PortMiami earlier this week, Richard Branson announced his plan to build three “boutique” cruise ships with major shipyard, Fincantieri, and his selection of PortMiami as the first homeport...

Carnival Corporation Launches New Brand: fathom™

Carnival Corporation has launched a new brand called fathom™, defining a new travel category it is calling “social impact travel”. It will offer consumers “authentic, meaningful impact travel experiences to work alongside locals as...

MSC Cruises Announces New Features & Home For New Ship

During a press conference this past week at Cruise Shipping Miami, executives from MSC Cruises unveiled a number of new and unique features for the upcoming MSC Seaside in addition to her year round home. Beginning...

Carnival Vista To Sail The Caribbean From Miami

Carnival’s upcoming Carnival Vista, a ship packed full of innovative features and amenities, will sail year round from PortMiami to the Caribbean beginning in December 2016. The new flagship of the Carnival fleet will...

Majesty of the Seas To Depart Royal Caribbean Fleet

Today, Royal Caribbean announced their oldest ship, Majesty of the Seas, will cease sailing for the line after April 2016. Majesty of the Seas currently sails for Royal Caribbean from PortMiami, offering a variety...

MSC Cruises: The Mediterranean At Sea

MSC Cruises sails in a special place within the cruise industry. While not yet as well recognized as mainstream brands, MSC Cruises is setting course to becoming a major player in a competitive industry....

The Cruise Industry Is Happy (Videos)

This past week, the industry’s premier global event, Cruise Shipping Miami, took place in Miami, Florida. Throughout the week, industry executives, special speakers, and industry specialists hosted panels, seminars, and workshops. During their downtime,...