| Jul 2, 2014
| 5:17 PM
It's not too late to get a deal on a cruise vacation for summer or fall. Cruise lines use yield management — increasing or (in this case) decreasing a price in response to demand, among other factors — to fill their cabins, so some of the best...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Look at it this way: You have to work two more days, but then you get to play for three.
Labor Day weekend — the last long weekend of the summer — means beaches, shopping, travel, family outings and lots of time to chill.
This year, more...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 7:02 AM
he United States economy has been locked in the worst recession since the 1930s for a number of years, with unemployment and underemployment rampant.
The business of sports is a shining exception as the new Forbes Magazine National Football League...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 11:41 AM
When the Carnival Pride returns to Baltimore next spring, it will not only have new pollution-control technology and a $500 million makeover. The ship also will have a new itinerary of extended cruises to the Caribbean.
Carnival Cruise Lines, which...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 12:34 PM
Royal Caribbean has Shrek. Norwegian has SpongeBob. Disney has...well. Now Carnival has pulled something out of its hat for its children-oriented programs that has just as much power -- Dr. Seuss.
Today Carnival Cruise Lines announced an exclusive...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 4:44 PM
Passengers who want to cruise to the Caribbean but don't have a week to do it will have more options for shorter trips out of Port Everglades in the 2014 season, which starts in October.
Several cruise lines are seizing on the growing popularity of...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 12:29 PM
Carnival Cruise Lines is following the gameplan that theme parks have mastered, offering up big-name musical acts to drum up business.
The Carnival Live Concert Series was announced Thursday with acts such as Jennifer Hudson, Jewel, Lady Antebellum and...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 4:37 PM
South Floridians now have a new option for experiencing Costa Cruises unique brand of Italian-style cruising.
Earlier this month, the Genoa, Italy-based cruise line deployed its 2,260-passenger Costa Luminosa cruise ship to South Florida, making it...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 1:26 PM
Carnival Cruise Lines announced Tuesday it’s canceling 10 more sailings for its Carnival Triumph ship, which was pulled from service last month after an engine room fire knocked out its propulsion and power, stranding passengers and crew for days at...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 8:55 AM
Carnival Cruise Lines is offering active and former military personnel discounts of up to $600 per stateroom and shipboard credits of up to $100 per cabin on a range of three- to 12-day “Fun Ship” cruises.
Discounts and credits will vary...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 8:21 AM
Miami-based Carnival Cruise Lines knew there was a fire danger aboard its Carnival Triumph ship before it sailed from a Texas port in February only to end up disabled in the water for days after an engine fire, according to a CNN report Tuesday....