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Carnival’s Amber Cove: a Victory christening

Last month, I was at Puerto Plata in the northern half of the Dominican Republic. It’s an area that is coming alive for cruise tourists, and… 200 more words

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Carnival’s flight plan looks like a winner

Carnival has a new air program to make it easier for you to connect with their cruise ships, and it’s designed “to provide guests with maximum value, choice and convenience when making their air arrangements in conjunction with their cruise.” 364 more words

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Cruise news and views you can use

Dig deeper for gratuities, folks! You’re going to pay more for service on cruise ships.

Celebrity Cruises is adding a $3.95 late-night fee for room service…late night being 11 p.m. 459 more words

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No late discounts sticking for Royal Caribbean

All cruisers know that as the departure day looms, some cruise lines discount prices in the last few days. Well, if Royal Caribbean is your cruise line of choice, chances that will happen are slim. 231 more words

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Blend your own wine on the Koningsdam

Participation is a big deal in the cruise world these days…whether it’s a gourmet class on a ship or a shore excursion where you can spend a day at a working ranch in Spain or learning how to use your iPhone. 305 more words

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WOW! Royal Caribbean the Canadian way

This week, I went digging online and came up with five value cruises from Royal Caribbean. Note that all prices are in CANADIAN and with the dollar at where it’s sitting right now, these are attractive. 179 more words

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MSC Divina to be a fixture in Miami

MSC Cruises, the Italian-based line, is returning to the Caribbean and this time it’s for good.

The MSC Divina was based in Florida last winter but returned to Europe for the summer. 188 more words

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