Things have changed in Bermuda. There was a time when the island had more cruise business than it could handle and they were choosy about which cruise lines they let in and which they didn't. They only wanted the “right” kind of vacationer. Then cruise lines from the Northeast discovered other destinations. After a few very lean years, Bermuda is now excited when their cruise business grows, and it is open to just about any line that schedules a call.
That said, the government released the 2018 port schedule for cruise calls and they are excited the business is growing, particularly in the off-season.
The complete story appeared in the December 28 edition of Cruise News Daily.
Carnival has a “last-minute” addition to their Carnival Live lineup, and it will take the program in a new direction - for one-time only. The program provides big-name entertainment in a much more intimate venue than these performers normally work - and at a very affordable price.
Carnival has signed Carly Rae Jepsen to appear aboard Carnival Splendor during the February 17 seven-night Mexican Riviera cruise from Long Beach.
The complete story appeared in the December 27 edition of Cruise News Daily.