Cruise Radio

Adam and his wife just returned from a seven-night Western Caribbean cruise on MSC Seaside. We get a bow to stern review on the newest cruise ship from MSC Cruises. He talks about what he liked and disliked on MSC Seaside.

Thoughts or comments? 

Direct download: BONUS010FEB2418.mp3
Category:MSC Cruises -- posted at: 1:15pm EST

We get a review of a Disney Cruise Line's Disney Magic.

Stewart has cruise news on:

  • Symphony of the Seas completes sea trials. What's next? 
  • NCL Bliss also floated out - details?
  • What happened on Carnival Legend in AUS?
  • Carnival is debuting three new shows on Horizon.
  • Norwegian expanding Cuba cruises from Miami. 
Listener Q from Lori:
Cruise newbie here. What is the best way to book the cruise? Travel agent? On their site? Or thru one of the discount cruise sites?
Thoughts or questions? 
Direct download: EPI473FEB2218.mp3
Category:Disney Cruise Line -- posted at: 3:05am EST

We speak with Terry Thornton, VP Port Operations for Carnival Cruise Line, about what it took to get the Eastern Caribbean back operational after the 2017 hurricane season. Terry also touches on the 20 Carnival ships that are in the Caribbean, and plans for future itineraries. 

Writer Richard Simms just returned from a 10-night Eastern Caribbean cruise and he gives us an update from a cruise guest standpoint and his thoughts on the island. 

Thoughts or questions? 

Direct download: BONUS009FEB2218.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:00am EST

On this episode, we hear a review of Enchantment of the Seas from Kathy, who took a 60 friends onboard for a three-night Bahamas sailing. She talks about the dining, her grand suite, the amenities onboard, and their surprise sea day.

Sherry Has Cruise News On:

Listener Question: What's the quickest way to disembark Oasis of the Seas? We are worried that it will be a mess with nearly 6,000 other cruisers trying to get off at the same time. - Phil, Tampa

Questions or comments? 

Direct download: EPI472FEB1518_1.mp3
Category:Royal Caribbean -- posted at: 3:00am EST

We are broadcasting aboard Carnival Magic this week for John Heald’s 11th Annual Blogger’s Cruise. We ask John all the questions you sent in. Plus, we talk with two guests on the cruise about sailing the ship.

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Direct download: EPI471FEB0618.mp3
Category:Carnival Cruise Line -- posted at: 1:41am EST

A lot of cruise ships have been making the news lately with failing USPH inspections. This week we had a chance to talk with CDR Aimee Treffiletti, Chief of the CDCs (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention), Vessel Sanitation Program. We get a behind the scenes look at the USPH inspections and what's involved when they make the unexpected appearance onboard the ship. 

Sherry Kennedy has cruise news on: 

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Direct download: EPI470JAN3118.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:00am EST