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Cruise Radio is a weekly radio show focused on cruise travel and vacation trends. Weekly shows range from live broadcasts from cruise ships around the world to travel experts. Also, our popular Cruise News segment with Cruise Guy.

Cruise Radio is a weekly radio show focused on cruise travel and vacation trends. Weekly shows range from live broadcasts from cruise ships around the world to travel experts. Also, our popular Cruise News segment with Cruise Guy.
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Cruise Radio is a weekly radio show focused on cruise travel and vacation trends. Weekly shows range from live broadcasts from cruise ships around the world to travel experts. Also, our popular Cruise News segment with Cruise Guy.

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542 Carnival Mardi Gras Reveal, Medical Evac Insurance, Koningsdam Review | Holland America Line

6/20/2019
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This week we discuss the new features added to Carnival Mardi Gras, get a review of Holland America Line's ms Koningsdam, interview a travel insurance expert about medivac coverage, and get cruise news with Sherry Laskin. Sherry has cruise news on: --- Thoughts or questions? doug@cruiseradio.net Want daily cruise news? Subscribe to the Cruise Radio News podcast feed. Get in-depth cruise news and industry insight at www.cruiseradio.net.

Duration:00:57:40

Panel Discussing Cruise Line Drink Packages - CRR 02

6/16/2019
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This week on Cruise Radio Rewind we put together a panel to compare the drink packages between Norwegian Cruise Line, Carnival Cruise Line, and Royal Caribean. Tommy Casabona from the Always Be Booked podcast and writer Richard Simms are my guests to discuss the beverage packages. Let me know your thoughts: doug@cruiseradio.net.

Duration:00:19:32

541 Carnival Sunrise Review 2019 + Cruise News | Carnival Cruise Line

6/13/2019
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A review of Carnival Cruise Line's Carnival Sunrise. This ship just underwent a $200 million renovation and is now sailing from New York City for the Summer and Fall of 2020. We get a comprehensive review of the new staterooms, food venues, and entertainment on the ship. Sherry has cruise news: Listener Q: I'm wondering how many actually swim or sit by the pool on an Alaskan cruise? - Sue --- Thoughts or questions? doug@cruiseradio.net Want daily cruise news? Subscribe to the Cruise...

Duration:00:43:16

Interview with River Pilot Captain Bryson - CRR 01

6/9/2019
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Piloting a ship is a dangerous job that requires a lot of training. We sit down and have a chat in studio with river pilot Captain Eric Bryson. Captain Bryson answers our questions on what it's like making that leap from the PILOT boat to the cruise ship, navigating mega ships, and the training required. This interview originally aired in spring 2011.

Duration:00:10:22

540 Norwegian Pearl Review 2019 + Cuba Cruise News | Norwegian Cruise Line

6/6/2019
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We get a review of Norwegian Cruise Line's Norwegian Pearl. This was a 13-night transatlantic cruise from New York City to Amsterdam. Since the cruise was so long, we were able to find out what the ship was like during multiple sea days with no stone left unturned. Sherry has cruise news: Listener Q: What is the weather like in Alaska in July? --- Thoughts or questions? doug@cruiseradio.net Want daily cruise news? Subscribe to the Cruise Radio News podcast feed. Get in-depth cruise...

Duration:00:41:27

539: Celebrity Edge Caribbean Review 2019 + Cruise News | Celebrity Cruises

5/30/2019
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We get a very detailed review of Celebrity Edge this week. Kerry and his wife just sailed a 14-night back-to-back Eastern and Western Caribbean cruise on Celebrity Cruises' newest vessel. Sherry has cruise news: Carnival SunriseCarnival Splendor Listener Q: Is Royal Caribbean's The Key program worth it for a three-night cruise on Mariner of the Seas? Also, how is the traffic in Port Canaveral on embarkation day? --- Thoughts or questions? doug@cruiseradio.net Want daily cruise news?...

Duration:00:39:50

BONUS: Carnival Sunrise Christening Ceremony 2019 | Carnival Cruise Line

5/24/2019
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Carnival Cruise Line christened Carnival Sunrise on Thursday, May 23 in New York City. We were at the christening celebration and have interviews from the scene. On this episode we hear from: For more check out the Cruise Radio YouTube Channel, Twitter, Instagram and Facebook. --- Thoughts or questions? doug@cruiseradio.net Want daily cruise news? Subscribe to the Cruise Radio News podcast feed. Get in-depth cruise news and industry insight at www.cruiseradio.net.

Duration:00:29:44

538 Carnival Legend Review, Cruise Excursions + News | Carnival Cruise Line

5/23/2019
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We get a review of Carnival Cruise Line's Spirit-class ship, Carnival Legend. This was a seven-night sailing to Alaska that left from Seattle, Washington. We get a detailed review of the Carnival Alaska cruise experience, what the ship was like, and why this class of ship is so popular. Action News Meteorologist Greg Dee gives us an update on all the questions we've been receiving about Bermuda cruises and the first named storm of the 2019 Atlantic Hurricane Season. Sherry Laskin has...

Duration:00:39:03

537 Navigator of the Seas Review 2019, Perfect Day at CoCo Cay + Cruise News | Royal Caribbean

5/16/2019
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Review of Royal Caribbean's Navigator of the Seas and the grand opening of The Perfect Day at Coco Cay from Tommy. Tommy is the host of the Always Be Booked cruise podcast. Sherry has cruise news on: Listener question: Have you ever gone on a cruise at the end of December and is the ship decorated for Christmas? Also, how’s the weather in Nassau I’m afraid I wasted $$ on an excursion and it won’t be warm enough. - Sierra Watch the Carnival Sunrise video tour here. --- Thoughts or...

Duration:00:52:15

536: Freedom of the Seas Review 2019 + Cruise News | Royal Caribbean

5/9/2019
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We get a seven-night review of Royal Caribbean's Freedom of the Seas. This went to the ABC islands and sailed roundtrip from San Juan, Puerto Rico. Sherry has cruise news on: Listener Question: How easy is it to get to LAX from Long Beach. We are in the planning stages of our upcoming cruise and trying to figure out if an Uber is cheaper than a Carnival transfer. We are a family of 4. --- Thoughts or questions? doug@cruiseradio.net Want daily cruise news? Subscribe to the Cruise Radio...

Duration:00:43:33

BONUS: Norwegian Joy Review 2019 | Norwegian Cruise Line

5/5/2019
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We get a first look at Norwegian Cruise Line's newest ship to the Alaska market, Norwegian Joy. This was the very first passenger sailing in North America and we covered a lot of ground. With 18 dining options, go-karts, laser tag, a virtual reality gaming complex; Footloose, the musical, and other shows - it was a very packed sailing. Norwegian Joy is the sister ship to Norwegian Bliss (launched in 2018). Many people don't know that Joy was launched first in 2017, but was purpose-built...

Duration:00:38:33

535 Carnival Breeze Review 2019 + Cruise News | Carnival Cruise Line

5/2/2019
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We get a review of Carnival Cruise Line's Carnival Breeze. This ship was launched in 2012 and currently sails year-round from Port Canaveral, Florida. This was a seven-night Eastern Caribbean cruise that went to Grand Turk, San Juan, St. Thomas, and Amber Cove. Sherry has cruise news on: Listener question: I have a question about the Carnival loyalty program. I currently have 22 nights with Carnival, making me red level. You need 25 nights to reach gold level, which I will receive in the...

Duration:00:42:49

534 Norwegian Getaway Review 2019 + Cruise News | Norwegian Cruise Line

4/25/2019
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A review of Norwegian Getaway, a Norwegian Cruise Line cruise ship that is currently based in Manhattan. Sherry has cruise news: Listener Question: How soon is Faster to the Faster on sale for Carnival Cruise Line? --- Thoughts or questions? doug@cruiseradio.net Want daily cruise news? Subscribe to the Cruise Radio News podcast feed. Get in-depth cruise news and industry insight at www.cruiseradio.net.

Duration:00:44:28

533 Disney Magic Review + John Heald | Disney Cruise Line

4/18/2019
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We get a review of Disney Magic. One of Disney Cruise Line's older cruise ships. This was a repositioning cruise from San Juan, Puerto Rico to Miami, Florida. Carnival Cruise Line Brand Ambassador John Heald answers some questions. Dan Skilken from TripInsurance.com talks to us about WOW airline that just went out of business and how that impacts travelers without travel insurance. Also, the recent Oasis of the Seas incident and how the guests who had air and hotel were...

Duration:00:37:11

532 Carnival Horizon 2019 Review + News | Carnival Cruise Line

4/11/2019
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A Carnival Horizon 2019 review. This was an eight-night Southern Caribbean cruise from Port Miami. A chat with Holland America Line's president, Orlando Ashford. Also a couple of sound bytes from Carnival's Brand Ambassador John Heald. Sherry has cruise news on: Watch the Carnival Horizon review on YouTube. --- Thoughts or questions? doug@cruiseradio.net Want daily cruise news? Subscribe to the Cruise Radio News podcast feed. Get in-depth cruise news and industry insight at...

Duration:00:43:43

BONUS: Norwegian Gem Review 2019 | Norwegian Cruise Line

4/7/2019
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By request, a review of Norwegian Cruise Line's Manhattan-based Norwegian Gem. This was a 10-night Southern Caribbean cruise that went to St. Thomas, San Juan, St. Maarten, St. Lucia and Antigua. We get a bow-to-stern comprehensive review of this sailing as well as details about the cruise ship. --- Thoughts or questions? doug@cruiseradio.net Want daily cruise news? Subscribe to the Cruise Radio News podcast feed. Get in-depth cruise news and industry insight at www.cruiseradio.net.

Duration:00:37:17

531 Symphony of the Seas Review 2019 + News | Royal Caribbean

4/4/2019
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A review of Royal Caribbean's Symphony of the Seas, currently the World's Largest Cruise Ship (as of Spring 2019). This was a seven-night Western Caribbean review. Matt gives us all the details on the sailing, dining, entertainment, and public spaces on this mega cruise ship. Sherry Laskin has cruise news on: --- Thoughts or questions? doug@cruiseradio.net Want daily cruise news? Subscribe to the Cruise Radio News podcast feed. Get in-depth cruise news and industry insight at...

Duration:00:39:24

530 Norwegian Bliss Review 2019 + Cruise News | Norwegian Cruise Line

3/28/2019
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A review from Norwegian Cruise Line's latest ship Norwegian Bliss. This was a seven-night Eastern Caribbean cruise to Miami that went to Tortola, St. Thomas, and Nassau. Did Viking sail into the storm knowing that bad weather was on the radar? Action News Meteorologist Greg Dee to let us know how forecastable these storms in the North Sea area. Listener questions about Northern Europe shore excursions. Sherry Laskin has cruise news on: --- Thoughts or questions?...

Duration:00:30:47

529 Celebrity Silhouette Review 2019 + Cruise News |Celebrity Cruises

3/21/2019
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This week we get a review of Celebrity Silhouette on a 10-night Southern and Eastern Caribbean cruise. We get a bow to stern review of this cruise ship and what it was like sailing Celebrity Cruises. Sherry has cruise news on: Listener question: Curious your thoughts on a question we have been wrestling with since the Carnival Vista: how does tipping work in the specialty dining areas? Do you tip 15%-20% like a normal restaurant? - Drew --- Thoughts or questions?...

Duration:00:43:14

528 Regal Princess Review 2019 + Cruise News | Princess Cruises

3/14/2019
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We get a review of Regal Princess from a first time Princess Cruises' guest. This was a seven-night Eastern Caribbean cruise. Sherry Laskin has cruise news on: Listener question: Bringing a minor on a cruise - is there any documentation required? --- Thoughts or questions? doug@cruiseradio.net Want daily cruise news? Subscribe to the Cruise Radio News podcast feed. Get in-depth cruise news and industry insight at www.cruiseradio.net.

Duration:00:34:04