Carnival Cruise Line going big on Bermuda

Carnival Cruise Line will operate its largest Bermuda season ever in 2019-2020, with more than 40 voyages visiting the nation, including eight week-long cruises departing from Baltimore and Charleston, S.C., next year. Carnival.com In total, six different Carnival ships – Carnival Breeze, Magic, Pride, Radiance, Sunshine and Sunrise – will offer four- to nine-day Bermuda […]

Salamander Hotels & Resorts to manage Half Moon resort in Jamaica

Half Moon, one of the Caribbean’s more iconic resort destinations in Montego Bay, Jamaica, has named Sheila Johnson’s Salamander Hotels & Resorts to manage the 400-acre property. http://www.halfmoon.com Half Moon joins the Salamander portfolio that owns and manages the Forbes Five-Star Salamander Resort & Spa in Middleburg, VA; and Innisbrook Resort in Tampa. The company […]

Carnival launching Sunshine cruise ship from Charleston, S.C.

Carnival Sunshine has launched a schedule of four- to 11-day voyages from the Port of Charleston, S.C., becoming the newest ship to operate year-round cruises from that port. Carnival.com. Carnival Sunshine’s schedule from Charleston includes four- and five-day sailings to the Bahamas, six- and seven-day voyages to Bermuda and the Caribbean, and the first-ever Cuba […]

Carnival Cruise Line debuts Sunshine ship

Following an extensive $200 million renovation that added a variety of food, beverage and entertainment innovations, as well as stateroom upgrades, Carnival Sunrise today made her debut at Norfolk’s Decker Half Moone Cruise Center. Carnival Sunrise is kicking off an inaugural season of four- to 14-day voyages that visit destinations in the Caribbean, Bermuda, Bahamas, […]

Carnival Legend sailing to diverse ports of call in 2020

Carnival Legend will operate what it calls Carnival Cruise Line’s “most diverse’’ European season to date with nine- to 16-day voyages visiting 34 ports in 14 countries, including destinations in Norway, Scotland, Ireland, Croatia, Portugal, Greece, Greenland and Iceland in summer and fall 2020. Carnival.com Available through the Carnival Adventures program, the company said hundreds […]

Hipotels launching Haven Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa in October

Hipotels, a leading Spanish hotel group recognized for an eclectic portfolio of 29 properties across Spain, is launching Haven Resorts & Spas – an adults-only, all-inclusive luxury hotel brand – with Haven Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa. http://www.havenresorts.com Scheduled to open in October 2018 and only a 15-minute drive from Cancun International Airport, Haven Riviera […]

Summer getaways: Father’s Day and Beyond

There’s still time to plan getaways for Father’s Day and beyond. Here’s some destination that are offering some outstanding packages for dad and the entire family for a summer of fun. Annual Parent + Child Four-Ball Tournament at Streamsong Resort — Streamsong, Fla. June 15-17, 2018, starting at $237 per person, per night Central Florida’s […]