Each week we bring you the most current cruise news stories, articles we’ve published, our most current Cruise Radio podcast, and our current YouTube videos.

1. Disney Cruise Line canceled the contact to San Juan for Disney Fantasy. This news comes on the heels of a number of other cruise lines canceling calls to San Juan due to the present political unrest and riots occurring there. Nonetheless, now that Governor Ricardo Rossello has resigned, the riots and unrest are anticipated to die down, which means it is unlikely that numerous extra cruises will be impacted like this.

The governor’s mansion in Old San Juan.

two. MSC Cruises is now providing drone-flying classes as component of an initiative to attract younger cruisers. The initiative also involves “Dance Crew” for children to battle it out on the dancefloor as nicely as “Spy Mission,” an immersive mystery-solving game.

three. Royal Caribbean announced plans for a soap opera cruise in November. Extra particularly, the lately renovated Navigator of the Seas will host some of the largest stars from the infamous soap opera “Santa Barbara” on a 4-evening cruise to the Bahamas and Royal Caribbean’s Excellent Day at CocoCay private island.

perfect day at cococay

As soon as completed, Excellent Day at CocoCay will probably supply Bahamian ports even extra competitors. (Photo by means of Royal Caribbean)

four. P&O Britannia created the news this week when a fight broke out soon after one particular passenger did not like that a different passenger was dressed like a clown for the reason that, according to the report, he had particularly booked a cruise with no costumes or dress-up. A total of six folks had been injured soon after passengers employed plates and furnishings in the buffet as weapons.

five. Celebrity Cruises and MSC Cruises also canceled calls to San Juan this week due to the political unrest taking place in the Puerto Rican capitol. Celebrity Equinox and MSC Seaside each skipped their stops there for this previous Monday and continued on with the rest of their scheduled cruise.

Featured Write-up: Best Entertainment Spots on Carnival Cruises

From Dive-In motion pictures below the stars to theatric show performances, Carnival cruises are packed with entertainment. But with so substantially to do and see on-board, often it can be tough to know the greatest areas to invest your time, which is why we’ve made this beneficial post.

The key theater on Carnival Breeze.

This Week’s Podcast: Carnival Valor Assessment, Joe Farcus Interview

This week we hear a critique of Carnival Valor soon after a 5-evening cruise out a New Orleans to Cozumel and Progreso, Mexico. Carnival Valor lately relocated to New Orleans soon after getting homeported in Galveston for a number of years. Also, do not miss our bonus episode—an interview with Carnival Cruise Line Entertainment Architect Joe Farcus, who created nearly every single Carnival ship for practically 40 years.

Featured Video: 2019 New Cruise Ships

We’re halfway by means of the year currently, but there’s nonetheless extra new ships coming to the higher seas ahead of the finish of the year. Regardless of whether it is an older ship created new once again or a brand-new ship with all the bells and whistles, verify out all the new cruise ships producing their debut this year.