Revealed: Celebrity Edge

Celebrity Cruises has unveiled the details of the new Celebrity Edge, set to debut next December in Fort Lauderdale and prompting a rethink in cruise ship design.   Boasting design names including Kelly Hoppen MBE of Kelly Hoppen Interiors and visionary architect Tom Wright of WKK, together with American designer Nate Berkus serving as design … Continue reading

Norwegian Escape Christened In Miami

Norwegian Cruise Line has christened the new Norwegian Escape – its largest ship and the first of the Breakaway Plus Class. Held pier-side at Port Miami, company Chief Executive Officer Frank Del Rio joined invited guests, executives and passengers to commemorate the event showcasing the varied entertainment options it is known for.   In addition to … Continue reading

The Love Boat Cast Reunites To Welcome Regal Princess

Princess Cruises reached back in time to christen its 3,560-passenger Regal Princess at Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale with a star-studded ceremony reuniting 1970s and 1980s actors from “The Love Boat” television series. The 6 members of the original cast — Gavin MacLeod (Captain Stubing), Fred Grandy (Gopher), Ted Lange (Isaac), Bernie Kopell (Doc), Lauren Tewes … Continue reading

Norwegian Getaway Christened In Miami

Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) celebrated the arrival of its newest cruise ship, Norwegian Getaway, in style with a star-studded christening ceremony in her homeport city of Miami. Brooke Burke-Charvet from television’s “Dancing with the Stars” hosted the festivities that featured Latin Grammy award winner Nestor Torres and international music superstar Pitbull. A bevy of Miami Dolphin … Continue reading

Carnival Deploys Seventh Ship In South Florida

Carnival Cruise Lines has revealed plans to further bolster its leadership position in South Florida. The industry giant announced that the 3,006-passenger Carnival Splendor will relocate to Miami to launch seasonal Caribbean cruises from 9 November 2014.   Carnival’s South Florida program features 3- to 8-day cruises visiting the Caribbean and Bahamas, including unique destinations … Continue reading