World’s Largest Car Rental Network Opens for Business in Norway

World’s Largest Car Rental Network Opens for Business in Norway

WHY IT RATES: Travelers arriving in Norway will soon have new and improved car rental options.—Donald Wood, Breaking News Senior Writer. The world’s largest car rental company, Enterprise Holdings, today announced that its Enterprise Rent-A-Car, National Car Rental and Alamo Rent A…

Carnival’s AIDA Cruises Pioneering the Industry’s First Fuel-Cell Technology

Carnival’s AIDA Cruises Pioneering the Industry’s First Fuel-Cell Technology

As early as 2021, Carnival Corporation’s Germany-based brand, AIDA cruises, will become the first in the industry to trial a leading-edge, fuel-cell technology designed to power large-scale cruise ships aboard its newest vessel, the AIDAnova. The research project, named “Pa-X-ell2”, is being…

Amtrak Preparing for Influx of Thanksgiving Travelers

Amtrak Preparing for Influx of Thanksgiving Travelers

Amtrak will add extra trains and capacity on several routes across the country to accommodate the impending travel surge this Thanksgiving. On Friday, the railroad service said that it’s prepared to operate every available passenger railcar in its fleet to meet demand….

Steel Cutting Ceremony Begins Countdown to New Cunard Ship

Steel Cutting Ceremony Begins Countdown to New Cunard Ship

WHY IT RATES: Set to become the fourth in Cunard’s current fleet and enter service in 2022, the as-yet-unnamed vessel will draw on the grandeur and prestige of the company’s 179-year history, while also incorporating innovative, modern luxury elements.—Laurie Baratti, TravelPulse Associate…

Man Critically Injured in Fall on Carnival Cruise Line Ship

Man Critically Injured in Fall on Carnival Cruise Line Ship

A 23-year-old man traveling on a Carnival Cruise Line ship was critically injured after he fell from one deck to another Tuesday. According to NOLA.com, the unidentified man reportedly suffered multiple significant injuries when he fell on board the Carnival Valor ship…