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Celebrity Edge held a splashy launch party. Then Cruise Critic named it best new ship

1 month ago   |   By Los Angeles Times

It's a big day for Celebrity Cruises ' new ship Edge. Less than 24 hours after its official christening ceremony, Edge was honored Wednesday as the year's best new ship in the annual Cruise Critic Editors' Picks Awards. Cruise Critic called Edge “one of the most innovative ships we've seen in years,”...
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Carnival's newest and largest ship is to be named Mardi Gras, after its very first vessel

1 month ago   |   By Los Angeles Times

The first and biggest of Carnival Cruise Line's newest class of ships will be named Mardi Gras, after the line's very first ship. Maybe it's nostalgia or maybe it's a sweet tribute to the converted ocean liner that sailed in 1972 and started a new era of cruising. Mardi Gras is part of Carnival's...
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Mardi Gras Selected As Name For Largest Carnival Cruise Line Ship Ever Constructed

Mardi Gras Selected As Name For Largest Carnival Cruise Line Ship Ever Constructed

1 month ago   |   By Carnival News

In a nod to Carnival Cruise Line's rich history as America's Cruise Line, the line announced today that it will name its new XL-class ship to be delivered in 2020 Mardi Gras , bringing back to the fleet the name of the first Carnival Cruise Line® ship that entered service in 1972 and started the wave of cruise vacation popularity in the United States.
In keeping with its tradition of fun, Carnival revealed the name to a nationwide television audience on the popular game show Wheel of Fortune on its signature Puzzleboard at the conclusion of the broadcast.
Mardi Gras will be the largest...
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Welcome to Georgia

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Los Angeles welcomed 50 million record visitors in 2018

Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board announced that the city has surpassed 50 million visitors in 2018 and the new record is 1.5 million visitors higher than 2017's... Read more ...

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South African Airways appoints advocate Vusi Pikoli to its leadership team

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South African Airways has appointed advocate Vusi Pikoli to its leadership team. He is currently an advisor to the Minister of State Security and was previously the National... Read more ...

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38th ASEAN Tourism Forum held in Ha Long Bay, Vietnam

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The new data shows that travellers to Thailand are increasingly turning to Airbnb for accommodation during big tourism events. Read more ...

How Hostelworld Screws Hostel Owners

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Whether skiing is your priority or relaxing at the new luxury Snowpine Lodge while your family plays in the snow, this winter season in Salt Lake has plenty for visitors to... Read more ...

Getting Cruise Lines Showcases ITS World Class Offerings at Satte 2019

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Genting Cruise Lines recently celebrated its silver anniversary commemorating 25 years of revolutionizing the Asian cruise industry which began with the very first sailing of... Read more ...