Welcome to the Cruise Radio Information Transient for the Week of October 11, 2020, the place we deliver you the newest cruise information, our weekly podcast, and up to date YouTube movies.
1. Costa Cruises’ Costa Smeralda is now the 3rd send within the Carnival Company fleet to go back to carrier. The send is scheduled to sail 5 week-long voyages throughout its inaugural return-to-cruise stint.
2. Carnival Company welcomed a brand new send to its P&O Cruises line. Named Iona, the send is 185,000 gross heaps, making it the biggest cruise send ever constructed for the United Kingdom marketplace. It is usually the primary British cruise send to be powered by way of liquid herbal gasoline. Iona’s release used to be referred to as “an excessively sure sign for the way forward for cruising” by way of P&O President Paul Ludlow.
3. Famous person Cruises additionally welcomed its latest send Famous person Apex to the Bahamas. The send arrived after a transatlantic voyage from the French shipyard the place it used to be constructed, and it used to be greeted by way of sister send Famous person Edge in addition to 5 different Famous person ships, who all welcomed Apex with a water cannon salute.
4. Disney Cruise Line introduced new 10-night Hawaiian itineraries for 2022, amongst many different new Caribbean sailings. Disney Marvel will cruise two particular 10-night cruises: a one-way from Vancouver to Honolulu on April 26, and a go back crusing to Vancouver on Would possibly 6.
5. MSC Cruises is conserving a Travel & Deal with promotion via October 31, providing reductions of 50 p.c or extra to your cruise fare plus loose fare for youngsters 17 and beneath on maximum sailings. All 4 ships which are a part of the promotion with name at MSC Cruises’ new non-public island within the Bahamas, Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve.
Featured Article: 3 Longtime Cruise Traditions That Will Quickly Be Finishing
There’s surely that the COVID-19 pandemic has perpetually modified the cruising business. Consequently, there are a couple of longtime traditions which are prone to finish amid new well being and protection protocols that will be in position.
This Week’s Podcast: Disney Magic Overview
This week we listen a assessment of Disney Magic. This used to be a five-night Bahamas that sailed roundtrip from Miami and visited Key West and Nassau. The cruise used to be particular as it used to be a Wonder-themed crusing.
Featured Video: Norwegian Bliss Send Excursion
Initially purpose-built for the Alaskan marketplace, Norwegian Bliss options shocking remark spaces, together with an remark living room on deck 15 ahead. The send debuted in 2018 in Norwegian Cruise Line’s Breakaway-Plus elegance of vessels.