Carnival Splendor Virtual Tour

Three weeks ago I had the opportunity to board the Carnival Splendor in Port Everglades (Ft Lauderdale).While I was touring the vessel I took the opportunity to photograph the ship for CruiseInd. This revie...
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Carnival Reshuffles Newbuilding Plan

Carnival Corp. just announced a change to Carnival Cruise Lines and P&O Australia's newbuild plans. Almost exactly a year ago, Carnival Corp announced that P&O Australia would be receiving their very...
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Carnival Splendor to Sail from Norfolk in 2015

Back in January, a Carnival spokesman said that they will return to Norfolk sometime in 2015. Today, Carnival has announced the details. This follows in the wake of Carnival's decision to resume east coast routes.via Carnival: Carnival Splendor will opera...
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Carnival Will No Longer Sail Year Round from New York

Carnival has announced that the Carnival Splendor will reposition to Miami in November 2014 for the winter 2014-2015 season. This removes their only ship from yearound service out of New York City. She'll be ba...

Coast Guard Released Final Report in Carnival Splendor Fire

2 years and 8 months after the Carnival Splendor was cast adrift after a severe engine room fire, the US Coast Guard have released their findings into what caused the fire. There was a major mechanical failure in her number 5 diesel generator. The result was...

Carnival Splendor damaged by Fishing Nets

photo via flickr from a prior drydock When sailing on her New Years cruise, she seems to have run over some drifting fishing nets. They got wrapped around the prop and damaged some of the seals. The damage ...

Carnival Splendor Recieves a Special Gift from the Air

Remember the ship Carnival Splendor. I know you do. In fact the whole world knows of it. It even made it to South Park. The ship is STILL laid up in California after the engine room fire, crippled the ship off of Baja. Well, it just got kicked out of/ sailed f...

BREAKING: Carnival Leaving San Diego

Carnival spokesman Vance Gulliksen told USA TODAY’s CruiseLog, that “the line will not replace its last remaining ship in the city, the Carnival Spirit, when the vessel moves to Australia in 2012.”"All San Di...