Cruise ship “Carnival Vista” Floated Out at Shipyard

CARNIVAL VISTA, the newest upcoming ship from Carnival Cruise Lines, passed another construction milestone recently. The ship, which is under construction at the Fincantieri shipyard in Monfalcone, Italy, has been “floated out” from its dry dock facility and towed to a new location at the yard, marking a significant construction milestone in the ship’s construction…

Carnival’s new brand for travelers on a social mission

The first cruise line dedicated to volunteer tourism, or voluntourism, officially launched with the birth of “fathom.” At a news conference held on June 4, 2015 at the Union Palace Theatre in New York, Carnival Corporation & PLC announced the addition of the new cruise line to its portfolio, which already includes nine lines. Carnival Corporation —…

Carnival Cruise Lines Bans Smoking On All Balconies

Without announcing it to the media and only travel agents, Carnival Cruise Lines is to change its smoking policy by banning smoking on all of its cruise ship balconies starting from October 9th 2014. Carnival does already ban smoking inside staterooms and now banning it on balconies will keep many cruise passengers happy. Passengers never…