Day 3: Aboard the FFS Cruise in Amber Cove

Day three started off with another Q&A session with Carnival Brand Ambassador John Heald. For a moment when I was on lido deck taking photos of the ship pulling into Amber Cove, I thought I missed the session: I had to restart my phone, and it jumped over local time from ship’s time when it turned back on. I panicked, thinking I was 30 minutes late instead of having 30 minutes before it…

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Virgin Voyages Reveals Secret Destination [Photos]

It’s a big day for Virgin Voyages as staterooms aboard their first ship, the Scarlet Lady, officially go on sale… and they finally reveal the secret destination to be visited on all of their itineraries. Like everything else about Virgin Voyages, the Beach Club at Bimini takes things to a whole different level. Welcome To The Beach Club At Bimini When itineraries first were revealed earlier this…

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Carnival Sunshine Escorts Sinking Cargo Ship

There’s nothing better than being able to report on one of our favorite ships lending a helping hand, and that’s exactly what happened when the Carnival Sunshine was able to escort a cargo ship which had run into a bit of trouble to safety. The 150′ supply ship Tropic Scout. On Wednesday morning, Carnival Sunshine was sailing from Amber Cove to Grand Turk when she altered her…

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Day 2: FFS Cruise on Carnival Breeze – Q&A Time

Our first day at sea began with our first Q&A session with John Heald. It started with a continental breakfast that included croissants, muffins, mini bagels, yogurts, and parfaits, along with juices and coffees. People were greeting each other like old friends and asking each other how their brother or cousin was doing and if their health had improved. I felt like I was at church when they…

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Cruise Podcast: Brilliance of the Seas Review 2019 + News

http://traffic.libsyn.com/cruiseradioshow/EPI524FEB1419.mp3 This week we get a review of a four-night sailing on Royal Caribbean’s Brilliance of the Seas. This was a quick sailing to Cozumel over Super Bowl weekend. We also learn the importance of having travel insurance. Sherry has cruise news on: Carnival’s new destination in the Bahamas Princess Cruises putting a waterpark on one of…

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