I get a lot of requests for reviews of the Carnival Breeze. In fact, “Carnival Breeze reviews” ranks as the number-one search term that brings people to Avid Cruiser. Clearly, there are many people who want to learn more on about Carnival Cruise Lines’ newest Fun Ship. Last year, I cruised for seven nights on Carnival Breeze,… [Read More]
by Geoff Edwards Did you know that years ago, “Have a nice day” and the smiley were generated out of a California advertising agency? Almost as ubiquitous is “Mexican Riviera”. I have no idea where that tag came from, but it set up the whole area of Cabo, Puerto Vallarta, Mazatlan, and Ensenada. They are… [Read More]
Carnival scores with Dream. First off the Internet on Dream is very fast, and the price is right. The top package comes to 33 cents a minute. The service both from room stewards, waiters, and 24-hour room service is prompt and friendly. One note about room service, a tip (I’m sorry, gratuity) is suggested. This… [Read More]
There’s a lot happening on Dream today. The show band musician’s held an hour jam session in the Ocean Plaza that was a nice surprise. There are some very good players in the group. The trumpet player is so inventive it’s scary. It’s hard to believe he’s on a ship and not wailing at a… [Read More]
[This week, Avid Cruiser’s Geoff Edwards reports from the new Carnival Dream.] Carnival’s Dream is at Pier 90 in NYC scheduled to depart at 4 p.m. I took the red eye on AA from LAX to Dallas and then on to La Guardia. I know not to get in town the day of the sailing,… [Read More]
I’ve spent a lot of my professional career defending Carnival Cruise Lines. Allow me to explain.