| Sep 12, 2011
| 8:47 AM
When clients ask Miami travel agent Ralph Santisteban what's included in the price of a cruise, he answers: "Before I tell you what is included, let me tell you what's not included, because that list is much smaller."
But as cruise lines diversify...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 12:11 PM
The new ships from Norwegian Cruise Line will be named Norwegian Breakaway and Norwegian Getaway, the Miami-based company announced Tuesday.
The names were chosen from 230,000 entries submitted to a contest sponsored by the cruise line and USA Today....
| Sep 19, 2011
| 9:49 AM
Located within 500 miles of the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico and Western Caribbean islands, the Port of Tampa is an ideal departure point for seven-day or shorter cruises to Cozumel, Costa Maya, Roatan, Belize City, Grand Cayman and other Western Caribbean...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 8:16 PM
NEW ORLEANS (Reuters) - Mark and Glenda Dodd of Panama City Beach, Florida, could have booked a Mexico-bound cruise out of Miami, but on Monday they stood among hundreds of other passengers lining up to board the Carnival Cruise Line ship Elation in New...
| Dec 13, 2011
When Norwegian Cruise Line today announced ship deployment for the 2013-2014 winter cruising season, it highlighted that it will sail six ships cruising the Caribbean from four different ports. Of note though will be NCL's return to cruising the Mexican...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 7:03 PM
Happy New Year to everyone. Here’s hoping for a better 2012 than a 2011, even if 2011 was a good year.
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| Jan 1, 2012
| 5:48 PM
The Hagerstown Community College Alumni Association will host an 11-day Caribbean cruise in January.
The third annual HCC Alumni and Friends Cruise will take place from Sunday, Jan. 8, to Wednesday, Jan. 18.
Port stops include Tortola, St. Maarten,...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 5:46 PM
The first quarter of 2012 was supposed to be a sweet spot for passenger cruise lines. Wave season, as it's known, marks a time when cruise companies and travel agents roll out deep discounts on cruise vacations and rack up lots of sales.
But that changed...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 1:53 PM
A new study from a cruise industry group shows that Alaska has lost some ground when it comes to worldwide competition for cruising destinations, as ports of call halfway around the world have become more popular.
Last year, the report from the group...
| Jun 3, 2011
| 8:55 AM
Here are some of the more interesting deals, websites and other travel tidbits that came across our desk recently:
Avoya Travel has a seven-night cruise on Norwegian Cruise Lines, departing New Orleans on Sept. 11 with stops in Costa Maya, Mexico;...
| Jul 27, 2011
The new cruise ships slated to set sail in the next few years might not only be bigger, but also more crowded.
That is the new trend forecast by Paul Motter, Cruisemates.com co-founder. "The major lines are still building new ships," he says, "but the...