Carnival Vista Begins Sailing from Galveston September 23

The Carnival Vista arrives in Galveston soon!

The Vista, which launched just two years ago in 2016, offers cruisers a ton of modern cruising amenities, including an top deck cock full of recreational options, lots and lots of dining options, and even an IMAX movie theater.

The Vista will be sailing 7-Night Western Caribbean cruises from Galveston, with ports of call in Mexico, Belize, Isla Roatan, Jamaica, and the Cayman Islands. Continue reading

Great Deals on October Cruises from Galveston

cozumel-twoLots of good deals available on October cruises sailing from Galveston!  The cruises featured below are available for as little as $60 a day (per person, double occupancy). That’s a great deal on a vacation getaway.

Deals on October Cruises from Galveston:

October 9 – 7 Night Royal Caribbean Liberty of the Seas Cruise to Roatan, Puerto Costa Maya, and Cozumel. From $389.

October 15 – 7 Night Carnival Freedom Cruise to Cozumel, Belize, and Mahogany Bay. From $399. Continue reading

Deals on July 2016 Cruises from Galveston

cozumel-twoSome of the best deals on July 2016 cruises from Galveston come at the end of the month. The July 30th cruise on the Carnival Liberty and the July 31st cruise on the Carnival Breeze are currently priced lower than the same cruises in the earlier part of the month.

July 30, 2016 – Carnival Liberty – 5 Night Western Caribbean Cruise to Cozumel, Mexico and Yucatan (Progresso), Mexico – from $559 for inside cabins, $659 for outside cabins, $779 for balcony cabins, and $1099 for suites.  See Carnival Liberty prices at CruiseDirectContinue reading

Onboard Credit Bonus – Up To $1,000 on Carnival Cruises

carnival-in-cozumelCruiseDirect is offering an exclusive onboard credit of up to $1,000 for Carnival cruises booked through their site. They’re advertising this as a drinks credit, but under the terms and conditions section, they say it can be used for other onboard activities. You’ll find links to the full terms and conditions in the “bonus offers” section of each cruise listing on their site.

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Carnival Magic Undergoing Refurbishment

Magic300The Carnival Magic is currently in dry dock, undergoing a multi-million dollar set of renovations. The purpose of the dry dock visit is to add a selection of new restaurants and bars. New additions include three restaurants: a Guy’s Burger Joint (developed in partnership with Food Network star Guy Fieri); BlueIguana Cantina, a complimentary poolside Mexican eatery featuring freshly made burritos and tacos; and Pizzeria del Capitano, which will cook up hand tossed pizzas 24 hours a day. Continue reading