| May 27, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Suddenly Mexico has returned as a hot cruise destination. Disney Cruise Line comes back to the West Coast for Baja cruises from San Diego in fall 2015. Also, Carnival Cruise Lines resumes its seven-day itineraries to Mazatlan starting in October.
| May 22, 2014
| 9:45 AM
Miami-based Norwegian Cruise Line said Tuesday it is spending more than $250 million through 2015 to enhance dining, drinking, entertainment and other aspects of its cruise product.
The cruise operator said the "Norwegian NEXT" program, which includes...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Fort Lauderdale-based Resolve Maritime Academy has begun construction on a new $150,000 two-story 'wet trainer' that's expected to be completed in mid-September, the outfit announced this week.
The 640-square-foot training facility will feature a wet...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 7:19 AM
Norwegian Cruise Line has become the latest cruise operator to prohibit smoking on stateroom balconies.
The Miami-based cruise line announced the update to its smoking policy Wednesday; changes go into effect Nov. 1.
In addition to the balcony ban,...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 10:13 AM
It’s a jungle in there.
At least, that’s the hope of “Cirque Dreams Jungle Fantasy,” coming to Fort Lauderdale’s Broward Center for the Performing Arts July 22-27.
Pompano Beach-based Cirque Dreams opened the show of...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 11:21 AM
Desde hoy martes 22 al domingo 27 de julio el Broward Center estará presentando el aclamado espactáculo de Browardway Cirque Dreams.
Proclamado como “Uno de los más grandiosos espectáculos al este de las Vegas” por la New York Magazine,...
| 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 22, 2014
| 2:41 PM
The Orlando International Fringe Theatre Festival, the oldest Fringe Festival in the United States, announced its officers and board members for 2014-15 following its annual board retreat this month.
This next Fringe, by the way, is May 13-26, 2015,...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 3:43 AM
More cruise ship passengers can expect Internet service like they're used to at home.
Beginning this fall, passengers aboard select Royal Caribbean International ships will be able to plug into a faster satellite-based Internet service powered by global...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 6:20 AM
For their next vacation, Jessica and Michael Hammer are heading to Sweden, where they will stay with friends and immerse themselves in the rhythms of daily life.
"We want to learn about the country," said Jessica Hammer, a 31-year-old Coconut Creek, Fla....
| Aug 4, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Admit it, California is a tourist's wonderland. Nearly every city up and down the coast is worth a visit. You may think you've seen all they have to offer, but these seaside cities have surprises in store, provided you approach properly from the water....