Carnival Revises Splendor Itinerary Due To Propulsion Problems

by Daniel McCarthy
Carnival Revises Splendor Itinerary Due To Propulsion Problems

Photo: United States Navy


Carnival Cruise Line has been forced to cancel scheduled calls by Splendor at St. Thomas and Amber Cove due to ongoing propulsion issues with the ship.

According to a statement by the cruise line, the issues, which first came up last week, are still being worked on by Carnival’s technical team.

This week’s seven-day Caribbean itinerary out of Miami, which departed Sunday, will now include an overnight stay in Nassau and a full day in Freeport instead of the St. Thomas and Amber Cove calls.

Carnival is offering all guests a 50% refund of their cruise fare and a 50% future cruise credit, along with $100 per person in shipboard credits. Guests who wanted to cancel were allowed to do so without penalty.

  0
  0
Tip of the Day
Daily Top List

Travel Tricks Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know

1. Have a System for TSA Security.

2. Prepare Electronics for Continuous Work.

3. Pack for Success.

4. Plane Etiquette.

5. The Best Credit Cards for Travel.

Source: Forbes

TMR THIS WEEK
http://services.travelsavers.com/AMGService.svc/REST/GetImage?ImageID=bcae730a-7857-e811-ba59-782bcb66a2f2

Digital Detox May Sound Appealing, But Cruise Connectivity Wins Out

An increasing number of cruise lines are offering free WiFi and travel agents say their clients couldn’t be happier.

TMR Recommendations
Top Stories
Virgin Voyages Previews Onboard Spaces for Its Debut Ships
Virgin Voyages Previews Onboard Spaces for Its Debut Ships

Among the onboard spaces revealed this week was the top deck’s Richard’s Rooftop, upscale modern Mexican restaurant, Pink Agave, and The Manor, the signature nightclub for Virgin Voyages.

Travel Still Largely Unaffected in Hawaii After Kilauea Volcano Erupts Again
Travel Still Largely Unaffected in Hawaii After Kilauea Volcano Erupts Again

Thursday’s eruption sent smoke and ash some 30,000 feet in the air on the Big Island.

Five 'Wow' Features on the New Norwegian Bliss
Five 'Wow' Features on the New Norwegian Bliss

The ship is filled with many of the bells and whistles Norwegian is known for, as well as new features that will make the 2,043-stateroom ship a top choice for travelers. 

Travel Agents Selling U by Uniworld Discuss Brand’s New Focus
Travel Agents Selling U by Uniworld Discuss Brand’s New Focus

Originally designed for Millenials-only, the river cruise line expanded its demographic reach shortly after launch.

AmaWaterways Unveils Details of Newest Ship, AmaMagna
AmaWaterways Unveils Details of Newest Ship, AmaMagna

AmaMagna, one of three new vessels coming to AmaWaterways this year, is scheduled to be almost twice the length of traditional river cruise ships.

Royal Caribbean Previews Independence of the Seas Makeover
Royal Caribbean Previews Independence of the Seas Makeover

Positioned as the ultimate family ship, the vessel boasts new kid-friendly entertainment attractions and fun food options for both children and adults.

News Briefs
TMR Report Cards
Advertiser's Voice
Advertiser's Voice: Norwegian Cruise Line