Tag: miami

News, Royal Caribbean

World’s largest cruise ship arrives in Miami, Icon of the Seas

Royal Caribbean International’s highly anticipated “Icon of the Seas”, the world’s largest cruise ship, took center stage as it arrived in Miami for the first time. Local residents, media, fans, executives, employees, and those just curious as they noticed the brightly colored ship were on hand to see Miami’s newest...

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Caribbean, NCL, News

Cruise Askew: Set sail with Jay & Silent Bob

Snoochie Boochies! If you’re a fan of Actor/Director/Podcaster Kevin Smith’s Askewniverse, then you’ll want to sign up asap for the first ever Jay & Silent Bob Cruise Askew. Jay & Silent Bob Present Cruise Askew will be sailing Feb. 23-26, 2024, from Miami to Nassau, Bahamas aboard the Norwegian Pearl....

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Alaska, Caribbean, Carnival, Entertainment

LL Cool J added to the Tom Joyner Foundation Fantastic Voyage

Tom Joyner’s Ultimate Party with a Purpose supporting students at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) has just added Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee, two-time Grammy Award-winning Hip-Hop artist, actor, and entrepreneur LL Cool J to their cruise line-up.

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Caribbean, MSC

MSC Poesia helps in rescue of capsized boaters

The MSC Poesia was the first point of contact in assisting the U.S. Coast Guard with the rescue of four passengers from a small, capsized boat over the weekend off the coast of Miami. Poesia was headed for the Western Caribbean after departing Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. at 7 p.m. on Feb. 6. A few hours …...

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Oceania, Ports

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Follow us aboard Oceania Regatta as we sail to the ‘New World’

The 684-passenger Oceania Regatta, pictured here docked Monday in Tangier, Morocco, is in the midst of a 14-night Trans-Atlantic crossing from Barcelona to Miami. Cruise News Weekly Editor Michael Coleman is onboard and will be posting dispatches from the ship in this space over the next two weeks as she sails on a “Journey to …...

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Carnival, Ports

Carnival adds a kids Fun Zone at Port of Miami

Carnival Cruise Lines has installed the first-ever “Fun Zone” at the Port of Miami cruise terminal, providing a welcome diversion for families with a host of toys, games and activities. Located on the upper level of the facility, the “Fun Zone” includes indoor playground equipment, video game consoles, board games, coloring books...

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Photos from the Seatrade Cruise conference

The 2009 Seatrade Cruise Shipping Miami conference has come to a close. We were able to attend on Tuesday and Wednesday. Here are a few pictures from the event....

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