The U.S. Coast Guard has suspended its search for a missing 21-year-old Tennessee women who reportedly fell overboard off a cruise ship 47 miles east of Fort Lauderdale on Sunday night.
Taking a page out of the airline industry’s playbook, South Florida based Carnival Cruise Lines will be trying out a new package of perks for a fee this month.
Florida’s seaports are booming, especially when it comes to taking Curise Chip passengers to paradise.
The age-old Easter fantasy of the whole family in its Sunday best smiling around the table never quite seems to work out, but this is Miami and that’s OK. Let the kids get messy and take fun photos that’ll last a lifetime at any of these fun, family friendly Easter events.
Driving past Port Everglades you can’t miss the colorfully awkward ferry boat now sitting at terminal one.
Doral-based Carnival Cruise Lines unveiled a half-billion-dollar plan for upgrading more than a dozen of the line’s ships, drawing upon the appeal of comedian George Lopez, Food Network star Guy Fieri, and Miami’s DJ Irie to revamp ships in what Carnival is calling Fun Ship 2.0.
The souring economy may be taking a chunk out of most people’s pocketbook, but it’s not impacting everyone’s desire to get away as evidenced by Miami-based Carnival Corporation’s latest numbers.
The rough seas and heavy rains of approaching Tropical Storm Irene left some cruise ship passengers in San Juan stuck on not-so-dry land Sunday, as their ship was ordered away from the dock before they were able to board. Some have been told they have to find their own way home.
It’s the newest ship in the Carnival fleet, and it will be based here in the line’s home port. The Port of Miami will be getting a fresh Breeze when the ship starts making 6 and 8 day Caribbean cruises from Miami beginning in November 2012.
The cruise industry expects modest growth in 2011 as eight new large ships debut and consumers continue to shake off the effects of a recession despite rising fuel costs and more stringent environmental regulations, industry executives said Tuesday.