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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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553 Celebrity Reflection Review + Cruise News | Celebrity Cruises

9/12/2019
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A review of Celebrity Cruises' Celebrity Reflection. This is a Solstice-class ship that was launched in 2012. Reflection sails seasonally in North America and Europe, depending on the time of year. Sherry Laskin has cruise news on: Listener Question: What are the pros and cons of booking my airfare through the 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...

Duration:00:37:21

Hurricane Dorian Bahamas Aftermath and Cruise Lines - CRR 014

9/8/2019
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All things Hurricane Dorian in September 2019, and how it impacted the Bahamas. We find out what the cruise lines are doing to help the residents of Grand Bahamas Island and Abacos. We learn what damage was done to the cruise lines. A guest who was on Royal Caribbean's Symphony of the Seas during the storm shares what it was like to be at sea and have their cruise extended. And ABC Action News meteorologist Greg Dee gives some insight behind Hurricane Dorian and just what made it so...

Duration:00:25:06

552 Serenade of the Seas 2019 Review + Cruise News | Royal Caribbean

9/4/2019
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A review of Royal Caribbean's Serenade of the Seas on a 10 night Eastern Caribbean cruise. Sherry Laskin has cruise news: Listener: Can I make my flight on time embarkation morning? Answering your travel insurance questions during hurricane season. Thoughts or questions? doug@cruiseradio.net Support our sponsor: Audible Get a free audiobook download and a 30-day trial at http://audibletrial.com/cruise. Want daily cruise news? Subscribe to the Cruise Radio News podcast feed. Get...

Duration:00:37:12

Carnival Fascination Review 2019 - CRR 013 | Carnival Cruise Line

9/1/2019
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A detailed review of a seven-night Eastern Caribbean cruise on Carnival Fascination, a ship that is based year-round out of San Juan, Puerto Rico. Date: September 1, 2019

Duration:00:48:13

552 Norwegian Breakaway 2019 Review + Cruise News | Norwegian Cruise Line

8/29/2019
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A seven-night Western Caribbean cruise review aboard Norwegian Breakaway. Since Breakaway was first launched in 2013, she has been all over the world. As of August 2019, she is based in Miami, Florida. Sherry has cruise news on: Listener Question: Buying the drink package when only one of us drinks. Thoughts or questions? doug@cruiseradio.net Support our sponsor: Audible Get a free audiobook download and a 30-day trial at http://audibletrial.com/cruise. Want daily cruise news?...

Duration:00:44:51

Cruise Ship Crew Member Tells All - CRR 012

8/25/2019
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We talk go off the record with a cruise ship crew member to find out what life is like below deck, how gratuities are really distributed, and how they get paid. Date: August 25, 2019

Duration:00:08:08

551 Mariner of the Seas Review 2019 + Cruise News | Royal Caribbean

8/22/2019
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On this episode, we get a review of Royal Caribbean's Mariner of the Seas that stopped in Nassau and Perfect Day at CocoCay. Sherry Laskin has cruise news: Listener Question: When will my guaranteed room be assigned with Royal Caribbean. And once it's assigned, can I change it? Rob answers some shore excursion questions about Northern Europe and Mediterranean cruise itineraries. Thoughts or questions? doug@cruiseradio.net Support our sponsor: Audible Get a free audiobook download and a...

Duration:00:46:17

Venice Cruise Ship Ban, Bahamas Private Islands, and Prices - CRR 011

8/18/2019
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Stewart Chiron, America's Most Quoted Cruise Expert, stops by to share his thoughts on the Venice cruise ship ban, cruise line pricing, investing money in private islands in the Bahamas, and a look ahead at the cruise industry. Date: August 18, 2019

Duration:00:19:36

550 Celebrity Equinox Review 2019 + Cruise News | Celebrity Cruises

8/15/2019
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We get a 2019 review of Celebrity Equinox. This ship is currently sailing Caribbean cruises out of Port Everglades. This was a seven-night sailing to the Eastern Caribbean islands that went to St. Thomas, San Juan, Tortola, and St. Maarten. Sherry Laskin has cruise news: Listener Qs 1. Booking through a travel agent versus direct through the cruise line? 2. Affordable parking at Port Canaveral? -- Support our sponsor: Audible Get a free audiobook download and a 30-day trial at...

Duration:00:41:20

Mediterranean Cruise Review 2019 - CRR010

8/11/2019
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We get a review of a 12-night cruise in the Mediterranean from Venice from Barcelona. The ship was Holland America Line's ms Veendam. Date: August 11, 2019

Duration:00:33:04

549 Carnival Sunrise Bermuda 2019 + Cruise News | Carnival Cruise Line

8/8/2019
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We get a review of a four-night cruise to Bermuda on Carnival Sunrise. Sunrise is Carnival Cruise Line's second Sunshine-class ship that is spending the summer in New York City before repositioning to Florida in late 2019. Sherry has cruise news on: Listener Question: What do you think is the best way to get from Miami’s airport to a Fort Lauderdale hotel? And can you recommend a hotel? -- Support our sponsor: Audible Get a free audiobook download and a 30-day trial at...

Duration:00:33:56

Cruise Question and Answer Edition - CRR 009

8/4/2019
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On this rewind episode, we go answer your listener questions. Norwegian Cruise Line steakhouse, getting on a ship to take a tour without sailing, cruising with a disability, Royal Caribbean's The Key Program, and issues with New York travel insurance. Submit your questions to doug@cruiseradio.net. Date: August 4, 2019

Duration:00:12:24

548 Nieuw Statendam 2019 Review + Cruise News | Holland America Line

8/1/2019
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A review of Holland America's latest ship the Nieuw Statendam on a seven-night Eastern Caribbean cruise. Sherry has cruise news on: Listener Questions: 1. How strict is Carnival with boarding times at Port Canaveral? 2. Suggestions for snorkeling in Nassau, Bahamas? Thoughts or questions? doug@cruiseradio.net -- Support our sponsor: Audible Get a free audiobook download and a 30-day trial at http://audibletrial.com/cruise. Want daily cruise news? Subscribe to the Cruise Radio News...

Duration:00:39:28

What It's Like Sailing Queen Mary 2? - CRR 008

7/28/2019
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What is it like sailing Cunard's Queen Mary 2. Sharon just returned from a seven-night sailing from New York City to Canada/New England and she talks about her sailing as a first-timer sailing Cunard Line. She discusses what it was like sailing Cunard line and how it differs from the mass market cruise lines that she is used to sailing. Date: July 28, 2019 Support our sponsor: Audible Get a free audiobook download and a 30-day trial at http://audibletrial.com/cruise.

Duration:00:33:47

547 Carnival Valor Review 2019 + Cruise News | Carnival Cruise Line

7/25/2019
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We get a review of Carnival Cruise Line's New Orleans based Carnival Valor on a cruise to Cozumel and Progresso, Mexico. Sherry has cruise news on: Listener Question: How can I find cheap air for my European cruise? Rob answers some European cruise excursion questions. -- Support our sponsor: Audible Get a free audiobook download and a 30-day trial at http://audibletrial.com/cruise. Thoughts or questions? doug@cruiseradio.net Want daily cruise news? Subscribe to the Cruise Radio News...

Duration:00:41:55

Carnival Cruise Ship Designer Joseph Farcus - Design on the High Seas - CRR 007

7/21/2019
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Joseph Farcus is a legend in the cruise industry. He designed every Carnival Cruise Line ship from 1977 to 2011, and stayed with Carnival Corporation until he retired in 2014. Joseph recently published a book called Design on the High Seas, and he joins me to talk about the book and gives us a look behind the curtain. He also discusses how he designed the signature Carnival funnel, why so many Carnival Cruise Line ships have neon and other questions. Amazon link to Design on the High...

Duration:00:35:20

546 Norwegian Bliss Review, Travel Insurance Qs, + Cruise News | Norwegian Cruise Line

7/18/2019
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A review of Norwegian Cruise Line's Norwegian Bliss on a seven-night cruise. We get a comprehensive review of this Breakaway-plus class ship from a guest who traveled solo. Bliss spends the summers in Alaska and winters sailing the Caribbean. We answer your travel insurance questions regarding sailing during hurricane season, the difference between credit card insurance and a regular policy, and the cut off line for buying a travel insurance policy. Sherry has cruise news on: Listener...

Duration:00:41:31

Ovation of the Seas Alaska Review Summer 2019 | Royal Caribbean - CRR 006

7/14/2019
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We finally got a review of Royal Caribbean's Ovation of the Seas. This cruise ship was launched in 2016 for the Asia and Australia market. Now the ship is spending the summer in Alaska. Scott and his family just returned from the ship and gave us a comprehensive review of this Quantum-class cruise ship. Support our sponsor: Audible Get a free audiobook download and a 30-day trial at http://audibletrial.com/cruise.

Duration:00:38:39

545 Carnival Victory Review 2019 + Cruise News | Carnival Cruise Line

7/11/2019
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We get a review of Carnival Victory, a ship that sails three and four nights out of Miami, Florida. This was a three-night Bahamas cruise. Matt gives us a bow to stern overview of the ship and what he did in the Bahamas. In 2020, Carnival Victory will undergo a $200 million dry dock to become Carnival Radiance. Richard has cruise news: Listener Question: What cruise ship do we pick, Anthem of the Seas or Norwegian Bliss? Support our sponsor: Audible Get a free audiobook download and a...

Duration:00:35:43

544 Independence of the Seas 2019 Review + Cruise News | Royal Caribbean

7/4/2019
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A review of one of Royal Caribbean's Freedom-class cruise ships, Independence of the Seas. This was a four-night cruise out of Port Everglades over to Cozumel, Mexico. Mike gives a detailed review of the cruise and what the ship was like. Sherry has cruise news on: Listener Question: I bought the beverage package for an upcoming NCL sailing, and pre paid the 20% gratuity already. Am I going to be charged more when I am on the ship? --- Support our sponsor: Audible Get a free audiobook...

Duration:00:37:04