MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) – In the new year, six new cruise ships will be calling Florida ports their home.
The Orlando Sentinel reports that the largest ship ever built for Carnival Cruise Line will have its debut at Port Canaveral. The Mardi Gras will have the first-ever roller coaster at sea, and it will be the first cruise ship in North America to run on liquefied natural gas, a cleaner-burning fuel.READ MORE: 'Adopt A Homeless' Resolution On Agenda At Next Miami Commission Meeting
Richard Branson’s Virgin Voyages line will begin sailing ships from Miami in March with the debut of the adults-only Scarlet Lady.READ MORE: 'We Need To Take Action': Gov. DeSantis Vows Special Session To Ban Federal COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates
Port Everglades will become home to Royal Caribbean’s Odyssey of the Seas.
Florida also will see the debut of the new Regent Seven Seas Splendor, Celebrity Apex, and Enchanted Princess ships.MORE NEWS: Prayer Vigil Held For Slain Hollywood Police Officer Yandy Chirino
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