| Feb 16, 2013
A swarm of rubber ducks wearing sunglasses will turn Fort Lauderdale's New River into an unruly, bobbing sea of yellow during Saturday's Duck Fest Derby.
To be exact, 15,000 ducks will float along the banks of Esplanade Park, each one "sponsored" by a...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 12:47 PM
It used to be people were happy with one water slide, but cruise lines these days are stepping up the liquid fun quotient, and the latest salvo is the Aqua Park aboard the Norwegian Breakaway.
Norwegian Cruise Line released renderings of the planned...
| Jul 12, 2012
Cruise lines' private islands, with their aquamarine lagoons, barbecue lunch, live entertainment and activities, usually figure as passengers' favorite port of call on guest feedback forms. Recently, the cruise lines have been adding a greater dimension...
| Mar 16, 2012
Norwegian Cruise Line is embracing the boardwalk for its new ship, the Norwegian Breakaway.
As part of the unique design for the new ship, NCL will be offering up The Waterfront and 678 Ocean Place, which includes an oceanfront boardwalk lined with...
| Sep 8, 2012
Norwegian Cruise Line has decided to spread the duties of its next ship's godmother across a few more people -- the Rockettes.
"Norwegian Breakaway is being designed as New York's ship and we want everyone to know that this is the 'must-sail' cruise ship...
| May 10, 2011
Kids were everywhere -- splashing in the ship's pools, touring the Coliseum and Pompeii, posing for family photos before that "special" dinner.
Cruising the Mediterranean on the Disney Magic (www.disneycruise.com), there were at least 1,000 kids onboard,...
| Dec 26, 2010
Just when you thought cruise lines had done it all — Central Park at sea (on Royal Caribbean's Oasis of the Seas) and Cirque du Soleil afloat (on Norwegian Cruise Line's Norwegian Epic) — here comes Disney with a roller coaster aboard the...
| Jan 23, 2011
Here is 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 are also listed; check with the cruise line, though, because dates can change.
AIDA Cruises, (011) 49-...
| Apr 14, 2011
| 3:13 AM
A Job News USA job fair will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, April 14, at the Signature Grand, 6900 State Road 84, Davie.
Employers scheduled to attend include Norwegian Cruise Line, Paradies Shops and Waste Management.
For more information,...
| 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...
| 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....