Arrival Of Port Canaveral’s Newest Cruise Ship, Carnival Magic, Celebrated Today, Along With Official Grand Opening Of The Ship’s New Guy Fieri-Designed BBQ Restaurant

Carnival Magic Joins Carnival Valor, Carnival Victory, and Carnival Sunshine to Offer Widest Variety of Cruise Lengths and Itineraries from Space Coast

MIAMI (April 20, 2016) – Carnival Cruise Line and the Canaveral Port Authority hosted a special event earlier today to celebrate the arrival of the Space Coast’s newest ship, the 130,000-ton Carnival Magic, and mark the official grand opening of the ship’s new Guy’s Pig & Anchor Bar-B-Que Smokehouse designed by Food Network star Guy Fieri.

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Carnival Extends Time In Port In Cozumel To Provide Exciting New Shore Excursion Choices On The Island And Mexico’s Mainland

New Extra-Long ‘Cozumel Plus’ Tours Include Swimming with Whale Sharks, Exploring Undersea Caverns, Visits to Centuries-Old Ruins, Including Chichen Itza, and More

MIAMI (April 18, 2016) – Carnival Cruise Line has extended the length of time its ships spend in Cozumel, Mexico, on more than 750 voyages, providing guests with even more opportunities to experience and explore one of the Caribbean’s most diverse vacation destinations.

On “Cozumel Plus” itineraries, guests now have access to a variety of new excursions, many … Read the rest

Her Majesty Queen Máxima of the Netherlands Named Godmother of Holland America Line’s New ms Koningsdam

Twelfth Holland America Line ship to be christened by a member of the Dutch Royal Family

Seattle, Wash., April 18, 2016 — Holland America Line’s tradition will continue when Her Majesty Queen Máxima of the Netherlands christens Holland America Line’s new Pinnacle-class ship, ms Koningsdam, in a ceremony in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, May 20, 2016, on board the ship. The 2,650-guest ship is the first in a new class of vessel for the line.

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Carnival Cruise Line Receives Inaugural Program Innovator Award And 2016 Green Gateway Partners Award From Port Of Seattle

Awards Recognize Cruise Line’s Outstanding Environmental Stewardship

MIAMI (April 15, 2016) — Carnival Cruise Line is the first recipient of Port of Seattle’s inaugural Program Innovator Award and also received the port’s Green Gateway Partners Award, honoring the cruise line’s commitment to environmental stewardship.

Rabih Aboudargham, director, environmental operations for Carnival Cruise Line, accepted the honors yesterday at Port of Seattle’s Cruise Annual All Agency Pre-Season Reception held at the World Trade Center on the Seattle waterfront.

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Carnival Foundation and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Miami Celebrate Grand Opening of $5 Million Carnival Center for Excellence

Carnival’s gift represents the largest corporate donation ever to any affiliate chapter of the national BBBS organization

MIAMI (April 4, 2016)Carnival Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Carnival Corporation, and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Miami today celebrated the grand opening of the new BBBS headquarters, the Carnival Center for Excellence. The center was made possible through a $5 million gift from Carnival Foundation, the largest corporate gift ever bestowed on the Miami chapter and the largest … Read the rest

New Video Series From Carnival Featuring Country Music Superstar Carrie Underwood Highlights Military Families Of Honor. Family. Fun. Initiative Benefitting Operation Homefront

Carnival Awards Vaughn Family Free Cruise While Underwood Invites Them to Private Concert for Military Families aboard Carnival Vista In New York in November 2016

MIAMI, FLA (APRIL 4, 2016) – Carnival Cruise Line today released the first in a new video series featuring heartwarming meet-and-greet opportunities between seven-time GRAMMY-award winning country superstar Carrie Underwood and U.S. military families recognized through the Honor. Family. Fun. program benefiting Operation Homefront. The video can be viewed here.

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Carnival Cruise Line Partners With Concrete Beach Brewery To Create A Craft Brewery On The New Carnival Vista

Carnival Vista’s RedFrog Pub & Brewery is the first craft brewery on a cruise ship in North America

MIAMI (March 28, 2016) — When guests on Carnival Cruise Line’s newest, largest and most innovative ship, Carnival Vista, raise a pint in the RedFrog Pub & Brewery, they will have a choice of three distinctly flavored hand-crafted beers brewed right on board in the first brewery at sea in North America.

Carnival Vista’s RedFrog Pub & Brewery is the result of … Read the rest

Team Rock Star Wins Jimmy Johnson Billfish Championship in Key Largo

KEY LARGO, Florida Keys — Rock Star, owned by Jorge Piedra and skippered by Nelson Fonseca, tallied 13 sailfish releases to take top honors at the two-day Billfish Championship, a main event of the Jimmy Johnson Fishing Championship Week that ended Saturday in the Florida Keys.

With just two minutes remaining in the tournament, Fonseca’s team released their final sail for the win, earning them $64,000 in prize money as well as authentic custom-designed Jimmy Johnson’s NBC Championship rings for … Read the rest

Carnival Magic To Feature New Guy Fieri-Designed Open-Air Barbecue Eatery Offering Traditional Smokehouse Favorites

‘Guy’s Pig & Anchor Bar-B-Que Smokehouse’ To Offer Smoked-on-Board Pork Butt, Beef, Chicken, and Sausage, Delicious Sides, Fieri’s Own Sauces and More

MIAMI (March 16, 2016) – Chef and restaurateur Guy Fieri, whose Guy’s Burger Joints on Carnival Cruise Line ships have earned a reputation as the best burgers at sea, has expanded his seagoing culinary offerings with a new authentic smokehouse and barbecue venue aboard Carnival Magic.

Guy’s Pig & Anchor Bar-B-Que Smokehouse is a casual open-air eatery located … Read the rest

Holland America Line Named as 2016 World’s Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere Institute for Fifth Consecutive Year

Seattle, Wash., March 8, 2016 – For the fifth consecutive year, Holland America Line was named among the “World’s Most Ethical Companies” by Ethisphere Institute, a leading business ethics think tank. The company secured its spot on the list by implementing and promoting the highest ethical business standards and practices both internally and in the community.

“Every year is another opportunity for Holland America Line to further our ethical practices, and to be recognized for five consecutive years by Ethisphere … Read the rest