Cruise Lines Cancel Mexican Port Calls

Following the outbreak of Swine Influenza in Mexico, the major cruise lines operating cruises in the Caribbean and Mexican riviera have responded with precautionary measures for passengers and crew onboard their ships. Carnival Cruise Lines, Celebrity Cruises, Fred Olsen Cruise Line, Norwegian Cruise Line and Royal Caribbean International have undertaken itinerary adjustments and canceling Mexican port calls.   Carnival … Continue reading

Norwegian Cruise Line Announces 2010-2011 Winter Deployment

Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) yesterday announced its 2010-2011 winter deployment, with ships based in Europe and North America. The 2,402-passenger Norwegian Jade will sail from Barcelona, Spain year-round, while Norwegian Jewel will join Norwegian Gem to sail from New York. From New Orleans, the newly refurbished Norwegian Spirit will operate cruises to the Caribbean and … Continue reading

Westjet Offers New Services To Mexico

Canada’s Westjet has announced new seasonal non-stop services from Winnipeg to Mazatlan and Puerto Vallarta in Mexico. The once-a-week service is scheduled to commence on 6 January and 8 January 2009 respectively and end in late March/early April.   Flight WS 716 to Mazatlan departs Winnipeg at 0930 hrs every Tuesday and arrives in Mexico at 1258 hrs. … Continue reading