Donna Tunney

Donna Tunney is a travel news/feature writer and editor with 20-plus years covering cruise news, luxury travel, and Europe and UK destinations. A former staffer at Travel Weekly and at the USAToday Network, she also was a luxury travel columnist at Travel Market Report, and a cruise columnist at Sherman's Travel.

Cruise News Update: May 6, 2023

We've got another major cruise news update with coverage on Carnival, Royal Caribbean, and Norwegian Cruise Line.

MSC Cruise Ship Fails Inspection With Remarkably Low Score

The MSC Seaside cruise ship recently failed CDC inspections after receiving a remarkedly low score of 67.

Princess Cruises Unveils ‘Free Upper’ Deal in May

Princess Cruises is bringing the love back to the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan with its 'free upper beds' promotion.

Carnival Cruise Line Wins Kudos for Social Impact Policies

Carnival Cruise Line has been honored for its social impact and honorable values, core component's of the cruise line's mission.

Viking Doubles Capacity For 2023 Great Lakes Season

Viking is sailing both expedition ships Octantis and Polaris on amazing Great Lakes itineraries for the summer season.

Bodrum Cruise Port Expects Big Hike in Ship Visits

Bodrum Cruise port expects a big hike in cruise ship visits, as the Blue Sapphire to homeport for a second year with 46 calls.

Cunard Readies Coronation Celebrations on All Three Queens

British-based Cunard Line has announced details on how its fleet of ships will celebrate the Royal Coronation.

Cruise News Update: April 29, 2023

Another busy cruise news update with a round-up of the big stories, including from Carnival Cruise Line, Cunard, and two major homeports.

AIDA Cruises Launches Summer Sailings From Kiel

Carnival-owned AIDA Cruises begins a summer season of cruises out of Kiel with three ships.
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