Carnival Studios: Inside Carnival’s Onboard Entertainment

Have you even wondered how those amazing shows on Carnival Cruise Line’s ships are created? We’ve got your backstage pass as we tour Carnival Studio. From concept to opening night onboard, the process of creating new shows for the ships of Carnival Cruise Line can take 2 years of planning, development and production. I recently had the opportunity to spend the afternoon at the Carnival Studios located in South Florida. In this post, I’ll share some of the work that goes on behind the scenes at the busy facility and…

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Cruising Canaveral: Before You Board Carnival Liberty

The Carnival Liberty launched in 2005 as Carnival’s first ship to feature an outdoor theater. After undergoing a FunShip 2.0 renovation in 2011, the Liberty now has many of Carnival’s updated signature entertainment and dining options. The Conquest Class ship can accommodate up to 3,756 passengers and is known for 3 and 4-night cruises to the Bahamas. If you’re planning to cruise on the Carnival Liberty out of Port Canaveral, we’ve got a ship overview, travel tips for before and after your cruise, and a discount code to kick off…

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Cruising Canaveral: Before You Board Carnival Breeze

In 2012, the Carnival Breeze joined Carnival’s fleet of Fun Ships. Since her maiden voyage, this 4,891 passenger ship has been providing endless fun for all ages! In 2017, new eateries and cosmetic updates were incorporated, allowing her to remain a fan-favorite. The Breeze is an ultimate family cruise ship, packed with plenty of pools and play areas to enjoy. She’s been offering week-long cruises to Bermuda and the Caribbean from Port Canaveral since September 2018. If you’re planning to cruise on the Carnival Breeze out of Port Canaveral, we’ve…

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Cruising Canaveral: Before You Board Mariner of the Seas

Cruising Canaveral Mariner of the Seas

Mariner of the Seas joined Royal Caribbean’s’ fleet in 2003. This 4,000 passenger ship has undergone many updates since her maiden voyage. Her most recent refurbishment occurred in 2018, granting her the most up-to-date bells and whistles. The Mariner is known for action-packed long weekend getaways and has been providing 3 and 4-night cruises from Port Canaveral since May 2019. Itineraries include Nassau and Royal Caribbean’s revamped private Bahamian island, Coco Cay. If you’ll be sailing on the Mariner of the Seas out of Port Canaveral, we’ve got a great…

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Cruise Hotel Packages for Families from Port Canaveral

Port Canaveral Cruise Hotel Packages for Families

It’s no secret that cruising can be a great vacation value for families. With so many things included in the price, comparing cruises to other types of vacations can save you a lot of planning time and money. But what about accommodations before your cruise? Below, we’ll review the best Cruise Hotel Packages for large families that include everything you need when sailing from Port Canaveral. Cruise Hotel Packages With most hotels offering a maximum occupancy of four guests per room, accommodating a family of 5 or more can be…

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