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Carnival just debuted a new 5,200-guest cruise ship with a roller coaster onboard that will set sail in April — see inside the Mardi Gras

Carnival’s latest cruise ship, the Mardi Gras, will begin sailing this April. The cruise ship has a roller coaster, several water slides, and eateries by celebrities like Guy Fieri and Shaquille O’Neal. “Notwithstanding the delays related to the pandemic, there is tremendous enthusiasm and pent-up demand for this ship,” Christine […]
Carnival just debuted a new 5,200-guest cruise ship with a roller coaster onboard that will set sail in April — see inside the Mardi Gras
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Shipwrecked: How Carnival’s high hopes for 2020 gave way to ‘floating petri dishes,’ stranded crew members, and a spate of COVID-19 deaths at sea

Carnival Corp. started out 2020 with high hopes for smooth sailing, in terms of its finances. But the largest cruise company has found itself facing unprecedented challenges thanks to the coronavirus pandemic. Three highly publicized and fatal COVID-19 outbreaks occurred on Carnival vessels: the Diamond Princess, the Grand Princess, and […]
Shipwrecked: How Carnival’s high hopes for 2020 gave way to ‘floating petri dishes,’ stranded crew members, and a spate of COVID-19 deaths at sea
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Cruise-obsessed vacationers are desperate to set sail, even after high-profile coronavirus outbreaks on ships. We spoke with 18 cruisers about why they can’t wait to cast off.

The coronavirus pandemic has proved catastrophic for the cruise business. The entire industry has been forced to effectively suspend operations after a number of highly publicized COVID-19 outbreaks onboard ships like the Diamond Princess. But an avid community of frequent cruisers has remained eager to return to the ships whenever […]
Cruise-obsessed vacationers are desperate to set sail, even after high-profile coronavirus outbreaks on ships. We spoke with 18 cruisers about why they can’t wait to cast off.
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10 times Carnival has come under fire for skirting environmental regulations

Carnival Corporation has paid millions of dollars in fines over the years for violating environmental regulations. Carnival is the parent company of major cruise lines like Carnival Cruise Line, Princess Cruises, P&O Cruises, and Holland America. Those cruise lines have all come under scrutiny over pollution since the 1990s. “We […]
10 times Carnival has come under fire for skirting environmental regulations
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Carnival Cruise Line is banning certain customers and issuing mandatory pre-boarding temperature checks after Princess’ ships were hit by a massive coronavirus outbreak

Carnival Cruise Line is adopting protective protocols amidst the ongoing coronavirus epidemic. The cruise line’s sister line Princess Cruises, which is also owned by Carnival Corp, shuttered operations for two months after two of its ships were quarantined due to COVID-19 outbreaks. Prospective Carnival Cruise Line passengers who have been […]
Carnival Cruise Line is banning certain customers and issuing mandatory pre-boarding temperature checks after Princess’ ships were hit by a massive coronavirus outbreak
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Cruise line customers are questioning their travel plans after coronavirus forces Princess Cruise Line to shut down operations for 60 days

Princess Cruises is shuttering operations for two months in response to the coronavirus. Prospective customers of Princess or its parent company the Carnival Corporation took to Twitter to react to the news. Other posters discussed what the COVID-19 pandemic means for their own vacation plans. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for […]
Cruise line customers are questioning their travel plans after coronavirus forces Princess Cruise Line to shut down operations for 60 days
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A Carnival passenger is in critical condition after falling off a railing

A Carnival Cruise Line passenger is in critical condition after falling on the CarnivalValor cruise ship, the US Coast Guard said in a press release on Tuesday. The 23-year-old male passenger suffered “multiple significant injuries,” from the fall, the Coast Guard said. He was sitting on a railing on one […]
A Carnival passenger is in critical condition after falling off a railing