| Jan 17, 2012
| 2:22 PM
Our neighbor refuses to cruise.
It's all about eating, getting fat and being trapped at sea with lots of strangers, she says.
Not necessarily so, though you can chow down if you wish. But beyond that, it can be a feast for the soul too. Theme cruises...
| Jan 22, 2012
Here's a list of many of the lines that carry passenger traffic, along with a list of their vessels. Ships that are to have maiden voyages this year also are listed; check with the cruise line, though, because dates can change.
AIDA Cruises, (011) 49-...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 4:19 PM
$14,460 is the amount of money Carnival Cruise is willing to dish out to passengers who survived their big oops in Italy.
The $14,000 may not seem like much when you think about what these people went through.
If any of the passengers lost Louis Vuitton...
| Jan 28, 2012
| 4:01 PM
A woman's body was found Saturday in the wrecked Costa Concordia cruise ship, Italian officials said, taking the number of people confirmed dead to 17.
Rescuers have been searching the site since the massive liner struck rocks and rolled onto its side in...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 9:10 AM
A couple of Carnival Cruise Lines ships have emerged from recent dry docks sporting new enhancements. The Carnival Spirit, based out of the port of San Diego and the Carnival Miracle based out of Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale both went under the...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 5:56 AM
LONG BEACH, Calif. (KTLA) -- The Carnival Splendor has set sail on another Mexican Riviera cruise, after passengers from a previous cruise were robbed at gunpoint during an excursion.
The tourists were part of a weeklong cruise that left from the Port of...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 8:51 AM
When Disney's newest cruise ship, the Fantasy, sails into New York Harbor on Tuesday, it will bear a strong resemblance to the Dream, its twin that debuted more than a year ago.
Although the two vessels share a common blueprint, the Fantasy has fresh...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 9:45 PM
Hooded bandits robbed 22 Carnival Splendor cruise ship passengers at gunpoint as they traveled near Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.
It happened several days into a cruise that left from Long Beach, Calif. Two families from Carmichael were among the 22 robbed...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 10:34 AM
Carnival Cruises Lines on Tuesday announced plans for a $155 million extreme makeover of its Carnival Destiny ship that’s set to begin next February.
When the transformation is complete, Destiny will emerge as Carnival Sunshine, and will sport...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 9:09 AM
Carnival Cruise Lines had its official naming ceremony for the Carnival Breeze in PortMiami this weekend, after bringing the Caribbean-themed ship to its home port after a summer sailing in Europe.
The ship was christened on Saturday, Dec. 8, in the...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 10:35 AM
Kathie Lee Gifford made a lot of money in the '80s as the spokeswoman for Carnival Cruise Lines, singing the lyrics "In the morning, in the evening, ain't we got fun?" on TV commercials.
But Gifford's well-honed promotional skills proved ineffective for...