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    This major cruise line just announced plans to restart

    The post This major cruise line just announced plans to restart appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. It seems that the return of cruising is starting in high gear. One of the world’s biggest cruise lines, MSC Cruises, announced on Thursday it would resume operations with more than half its fleet over the next three months, but not in Australia though! The 18-ship brand already has restarted sailings out of Italy with one ship, MSC Grandiosa. But it now plans to have at least 10 ships sailing by 1st of August. All 10 ships will operate in Europe, where government officials have been more open to a…

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    Carnival Cruise Line names Miss Universe Dominican Republic as godmother of new ship

    Miss Dominican Republic Kimberly Jiménez was awarded the “Spirit of Carnival” award for embodying the company’s values of fun, friendship, diversity and inclusion. She was also bestowed the honour of serving as godmother to the line’s newest and most innovative ship, Mardi Gras, set to debut from Port Canaveral, Fla., later this year. A gamechanger for the cruise industry, Mardi Gras is the first cruise ship in the Americas to be powered by eco-friendly Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) and the first to feature an onboard roller coaster.  As godmother, Jiménez will preside over the Mardi Gras’ official naming ceremony, continuing a long-standing maritime tradition. Kimberly Jiménez Jiménez, as well as…