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…

Oceania Cruises Debuts New Aquamar Spa + Vitality Center

Oceania Cruises Debuts New Aquamar Spa + Vitality Center

WHY IT RATES: Guests traveling with Oceania Cruises can look forward to experiencing spa treatments, wellness tours, fitness classes and more. —Codie Liermann, Associate Editor Oceania Cruises debuted the Aquamar Spa + Vitality Center today, which will be introduced across all of…

Cruises: ‘Magic carpet’ and ‘martini glass hot tubs’ – new celebrity sails from UK shores

Cruises: ‘Magic carpet’ and ‘martini glass hot tubs’ – new celebrity sails from UK shores

CRUISE lovers are in for a luxurious treat with the latest ship on offer from Celebrity Cruises. The new Celebrity Apex is set to amaze customers with state-of-the-art technology and memorable design features. Set to depart from Southhampton next April, customers will…

Carnival Begins Construction on First Cruise Terminal in Japan

Carnival Begins Construction on First Cruise Terminal in Japan

The Carnival Corporation announced Monday it has officially started construction of the cruise industry’s first terminal in Japan, located at the port of Sasebo. During a groundbreaking ceremony attended by government, business and community representatives, Carnival Corporation officials revealed they would construct…