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Carnival cruise Galveston update

Today, Carnival cruise line offered an update on their upcoming Galveston, Texas cruises on the Carnival Breeze and Carnival Vista. JULY 2021 OPERATIONAL UPDATE: GALVESTON – CARNIVAL BREEZE & CARNIVAL VISTA The July cruises will operate with at least 95% of fully vaccinated guests, who will be required to present …

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Carnival confirms cruises to resume in July

A press release from Carnival states, “CARNIVAL CRUISE LINE CONFIRMS PLANS FOR JULY RESTART” MIAMI, June 7, 2021 – Carnival Cruise Line today confirmed its plans to return to guest operations from Port of Galveston on July 3 with Carnival Vista, followed by the return of operations on Carnival Breeze …

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The Cruise Genius on News4Jax

Once again, TheCruiseGenius was invited to share my thoughts on the Florida cruise lawsuit, test cruises and more on News4Jax in Jacksonville. TV interviews are always interesting. I don’t know what the questions are before the live interview, so I do my best to study up on current cruise and …

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Carnival Mardi Gras arrives in Port Canaveral

The wait is over, the newest and “cleanest” Carnival cruise ship, the Carnival Mardi Gras arrived in Port Canaveral early Friday morning. WESH.com in Orlando is reporting, “PORT CANAVERAL, Fla. —Carnival Cruise Line’s newest ship arrives to Port Canaveral on Friday. The Mardi Gras is the first cruise ship in …

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Mediation fails to settle Florida cruise lawsuit

As you may recall, Florida Governor RonDeSantis sued the CDC regarding shutting down cruises. https://www.thecruisegenius.com/florida-sues-federal-government-to-allow-cruises-to-resume/  The lawsuit moved to mediation and now news reports are stating mediation has failed to settle the Florid cruise lawsuit. ClickOrlando.com is reporting, “ORLANDO, Fla. – Mediation has failed to settle the case between the …

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Disney Cruise Line to do test cruise from Port Canaveral

MyNews13.com is reporting, “PORT CANAVERAL, Fla. — After receiving approval from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Disney Cruise Line will conduct a test cruise from Port Canaveral later this month. “We have reached an important next step toward our gradual and responsible resumption of service, and are grateful …

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IATA says airport chaos will occur without Vaccine Passport

For months now, I’ve been saying that the world is moving towards a Vaccine Passport in digital form. InsiderTravelReport.com is reporting, “The International Air Transport Association (IATA) warned of potential airport chaos unless governments move quickly to adopt digital processes to manage travel health credentials (COVID-19 testing and vaccine certificates) …

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10 Fun Facts about The Love Boat

With the sad passing of Gavin Macleod, Captain Stubing of The LoveBoat, here’s 10 fun (and interesting facts!) MentalFloss.com reports, “For nearly 10 years, TV viewers got to experience a journey aboard a cruise ship nearly every Saturday night as The Love Boat brought the misadventures and romantic escapades of …

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