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Cruise Robocall Lawsuit Update

Remember hearing that if you received a robocall regarding a cruise, you could be a part of a class-action lawsuit? Now, do you remember that the lawyers gave us a deadline of May 1st to submit documentation? Guess what? That deadline has been moved to May 31st. Click on the …

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Carnival Unveils Miami Fleet Operations Center

CruiseIndustryNews.com has a great article unveiling Carnival’s new Fleet Operations Center. It looks like CTU from the hit show 24 with Jack Bauer and Chloe O’brian! Keeping track of the weather and other aspects of each of the Carnival ships must be an overwhelming task, but this Ops Center makes …

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Qatar Closes Out Strong Cruise Season

Cruiseindustrynews.com has an interesting story about the success of Qatar in the cruise market. While most people focus on the United States, it’s amazing to me that other nations are also enjoying the tourism revenue we enjoy. Click on the link below for the story: https://www.cruiseindustrynews.com/cruise-news/18966-qatar-closes-out-strong-cruise-season.html

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Cast of “The Love Boat” to receive star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Love, exciting and new. Come aboard, we’re expecting you! The LA Times is reporting that Princess cruises and the cast of, “The Love Boat” will be getting a star on the Hollywood walk of fame! Cool! Click on the link below for the story: http://www.latimes.com/travel/cruises/la-tr-love-boat-cast-to-receive-star-on-hollywood-walk-of-fame-20180501-story.html

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Flooding situation on the Carnival Dream

FoxNews.com and other news websites are reporting flooding on the Carnival Dream. Fortunately the issue was quickly rectified and Carnival is compensating affected guests. Marty and I, along with several close friends sailed on the Carnival Dream a few years ago and had a great time. Click on the link …

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Wondering what the pilot does prior to takeoff?

I’m flying to Chicago today to enjoy my mom’s 80th birthday with my sister and 2 brothers. It’s always amazed me how planes and the air control system work so flawlessly 99.999% of the time. Click on the article below for some great background info on what your pilot is …

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Which cruise line will win the race to build the perfect island?

I’ve been to Holland America’s Half Moon Cay many times. I’ve also visited Coco Cay twice. Check out the article below from MaritimeExecutive.com how cruise lines are racing to build the perfect cruise destination! https://maritime-executive.com/article/the-race-to-build-the-perfect-island#gs.Ej9aoHY

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