Anyone who's been following our social media accounts has probably noticed that we spent the last week aboard Carnival's newest ship, the Vista. This was our national conference for our travel business, hosted by our franchise's parent company. An 8 day conference aboard a cruise ship? Yea, that's my kind of conference :). If you've … Continue reading Carnival Vista – First Impressions
We're T-20 days until we board the Carnival Vista, and I have to admit that I'm getting pretty excited. Granted, this is our parent company's national conference, so it'll be a busy week, but still, we're both pretty excited to see this ship in person! Our 3 previous Carnival sailings were over Thanksgiving, and they … Continue reading It’s Almost Vista Time!
After a quick two days at home following our time in Ohio and DC, we drove down to Florida yesterday to bring our daughter back for her second year of college at Eckerd. While move-in day isn't until tomorrow, my wife noticed a few weeks ago that Carnival was doing one of their Carnival Conversations … Continue reading Carnival Conversations – Tampa
After spending a few days in DC for some CruiseOne regional training, we headed up to the port of Baltimore yesterday morning for another ship inspection before heading home. This time, we got to check out the Carnival Pride, one of their Spirit class ships. We’ve sailed on a ship in this class before, having taken … Continue reading Ship Inspection Sunday – Carnival Pride
One of the things that we do as travel agents is the occasional cruise ship inspection. As mentioned in my post back in October after we toured the NCL Getaway, this is generally a 3 hour tour of the ship, hosted by a rep or two from the cruise line, and it's intended to give … Continue reading Ship Inspection Saturday – Carnival Fantasy