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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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@CruiseRadio

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English


Episodes

Listener Questions about Bidding, Cruise Discounts, and the Caribbean - CRR 036

2/16/2020
We answer your listener questions about bidding for an upgrade on Norwegian Cruise Line. Details on cruise line apps. Is it really cheaper to book a cruise as a group? What to do in Antigua. And a suggestion for Naples, Italy. Email your questions to doug@cruiseradio.net. Date: February 16, 2020

Duration:00:20:58

575 Adventure of the Seas 2020 Review + Cruise News | Royal Caribbean

2/13/2020
We get a review of Royal Caribbean's Adventure of the Seas. This was an eight-night cruise to their private destination Labadee, San Juan, St. Thomas and St. Maarten. We get details about the ship and ports of call on this Eastern Caribbean cruise. Sherry has cruise news on: Listener Question: Looking for a non-crowded family-friendly beach club in Cozumel. Thoughts or questions? doug@cruiseradio.net Want daily cruise news? Subscribe to the Cruise Radio News podcast feed. Get in-depth...

Duration:00:51:07

Carnival Victory Review 2020 + Holland America President - CRR 035

2/9/2020
Heather gives us a review of Carnival Victory. This was a four-night cruise to Half Moon Cay and Nassau, Bahamas. In Spring 2020, Carnival Victory will head to Cadez, Spain for a massive makeover to become Carnival Radiance. We get the details on Carnival Cruise Line food, service, the overall experience. Orlando Ashford, President of Holland America Line stops by to talk about the Culinary Council, the changes at Holland America over the past few years, and some insight into the...

Duration:00:22:04

574 Details on Coronavirus and Cruises + Cruise News

2/6/2020
Coronavirus is all over the news where both travel and cruising are concerned. This week we talk week with cruise industry analyst Stewart Chiron about the impacts on the industry and how cruise lines are being proactive. Travel insurance could play a factor in the coronavirus cancellations and delays. We answer some of the dozens of emails we relieved about this outbreak. Sherry has cruise news on: Listener Q: Is Royal Caribbean's The Key program worth it? - Julie from Layton,...

Duration:00:32:08

Live From Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve - CRR 034

2/2/2020
We recently had a chance to check out MSC Cruises brand new Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve. This is MSC's new private destination in the Bahamas that was developed exclusively for MSC Cruise guests. We speak with the General Manager of the island and MSC Cruises COO Ken Muskat. And staff writer Richard Simms asks some questions about the new private island. Date: February 2, 2020

Duration:00:26:46

573 Norwegian Encore 2020 Review + Cruise News | Norwegian Cruise Line

1/30/2020
Chris gives us a review of Norwegian Crusie Line's brand new Norwegian Encore. This was a seven-night Eastern Caribbean cruise. 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:00:53:02

572 Carnival Horizon Review 2020 + Cruise News | Carnival Cruise Line

1/23/2020
Carnival Horizon review to the Western Caribbean. Hear this detailed ship review that involves a submarine excursion in Cozumel. Sherry has cruise news on: Listener Question: Best place to go ship spotting in Port Canaveral? -- 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:00:35:06

Ovation of the Seas Review - CRR 033

1/19/2020
An Alaska review of Royal Caribbean's Ovation of the Seas. This was a seven-night cruise and it happened to be the very last voyage of the 2019 Alaska cruise season. Date: January 19, 2020

Duration:00:20:17

571 Sky Princess Review 2020 + Cruise News | Princess Cruises

1/16/2020
A 2020 review of Sky Princess. This ship belongs to Princess Cruises' Royal-class and made its North America debut in December 2019. We get a full review of this ship that is sailing from Port Everglades this winter and spring. Sherry has cruise news on: Listener Q: What can we do in Los Angeles as a port stop? -- 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:00:47:52

Q&A PortMiami Parking, Cancelations, Bermuda, and Embarkation Times - CRR 032

1/12/2020
We tackle your question. Parking at PortMiami versus an offsite lot. How strict is Carnival Cruise Line when it comes to their cancelation policy? How to get around Bermuda when there for three days. And what is the best time to embark the ship on cruise day? Date: January 12, 2020

Duration:00:14:30

570 Symphony of the Seas Review 2020 + Cruise News | Royal Caribbean

1/9/2020
A review of Royal Caribbean's Miami-based Symphony of the Seas. This was a seven-night Eastern Caribbean cruise. Get this very detailed review from this first-time Royal Caribbean cruise passenger. Sherry has cruise news on: Listener Q: How can we see the donkeys on Grand Turk? -- 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:00:39:58

Your Cruise Questions Answered - CRR 031

1/5/2020
We tackle your listener questions on this week's show. Date: January 5, 2019

Duration:00:16:48

569 MSC Meraviglia Review 2019 + Cruise News | MSC Cruises

1/2/2020
A review of MSC Meraviglia. This is one of MSC Cruises Meraviglia-class ships that is now sailing seasonally from Port Miami. Hear how this stacks up against other cruise ships sailing from Miami and what it's really like. Richard has cruise news on: Listener Question: What happens if we don't use up all our onboard credit on Harmony of the Seas? -- Thoughts or questions? doug@cruiseradio.net Want daily cruise news? Subscribe to the Cruise Radio News podcast feed. Get in-depth cruise...

Duration:00:42:42

Cruise Cancellation Questions Answered and Cruise News - CRR 030

12/29/2019
This month we've seen a lot of cruise cancellations and delays. We answer questions on the delays and recouping lost money. Dan Skilken from TripInsurance.com answers questions regarding the Carnival Cruise Line ship Mardi Gras that has been delayed and canceled eight sailings, and Carnival Glory. This is great to know about sailing in the future. Sherry Laskin stops by with cruise news: Listener Question: I am blind and wanting to cruise again for the first time in years. What does...

Duration:00:20:37

568 Carnival Panorama Detailed Review 2019 | Carnival Cruise Line

12/26/2019
A detailed review of Carnival Panorama. This is Carnival Cruise Line's latest ship that debuted in Long Beach, California in December 2019. We cover the new ship from bow to stern and give details on all the new spaces added to the 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:00:50:07

Cruise Industry Analyst Weighs in on Crashes and Revenue - CRR 029

12/22/2019
Cruise industry analyst Stewart Chiron joins us to talk about the accident involving Carnival Glory and Carnival Legend in Cozumel, Mexico. We also talk about the shipyard delay of Mardi Gras and how it's impacting guests and Carnival Corporation's end of the year earnings call. Date: December 22, 2019

Duration:00:22:14

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

12/19/2019
We get a review of a seven-night Bahamas cruise on Norwegian Bliss from New York City. The cruise went to Nassau, Port Canaveral, and Great Stirrup Cay. Norwegian Bliss was launched in 2018 from Norwegian Cruise Line. Sherry has cruise news on: Listener Question: Best places to stay before sailing out of Long Beach? -- 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:00:44:29

Carnival Panorama Christening and Preview | Carnival Cruise Line - CRR 028

12/14/2019
We are onboard Carnival Cruise Line's brand new ship, Carnival Panorama. This was on the inaugural cruise that went from Long Beach, California to Ensenada, Mexico. Date: December 14, 2019 Trip Reports: https://cruiseradio.net/trip-report-carnival-panorama-embarkation-day/ https://cruiseradio.net/trip-report-carnival-panorama-fun-day-at-sea/ https://cruiseradio.net/behind-the-fun-of-carnival-cruise-lines-big-night-photos/...

Duration:00:24:09

566 Caribbean Princess Review + Cruise News | Princess Cruises

12/12/2019
A review of Princess Cruises' Caribbean Princess. This was a repositioning cruise from Canada to Port Everglades. Sherry has cruise news on: Listener Q: Gratuities and how to deal with them? -- 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:00:38:20

MSC Cruises Opens Their Private Island - CRR 027

12/8/2019
MSC Cruises opened its private island Ocean Cay Marine Reserve on December 5, and we talk all things new island with Ken Musket, COO of MSC Cruises USA. Plus, a brief chat with a passenger who was on board MSC Meraviglia with us, and his experience. Date: December 8, 2019

Duration:00:20:21