Tag Archives: Cruise ship

• Going on a cruise? Carnival won’t let you sneak booze on board

Going on a cruise? Carnival won’t let you sneak booze on board

Carnival Cruise Line will be soon banning its passengers from bringing bottled drinks on board, reports said on Tuesday. Starting July 9, bottled water, soda and other non-alcoholic drinks will not be allowed on board Carnival’s fleet. The move comes as Carnival strives to prevent the smuggling of alcohol, given that some passengers try to […]

• I Was a Cruise Ship Bartender

I Was a Cruise Ship Bartender

  On staff—temporarily—aboard the Celebrity Reflection, Bruno Maddox discovers the secrets and hard-won wisdom of the modern barman at sea. The wind is a factor when you’re tending bar on top of a cruise ship in the Caribbean. Blowing from the east you have the region’s famous “trade winds,” honored in the name of a […]

• To smuggle booze on board a cruise or not to smuggle? That is the question!

To smuggle booze on board a cruise or not to smuggle? That is the question!

When you’ve spent a fortune on your holiday, are you really bothered about the cost of the drinks on board? Would you take your booze with you…..even if the company threatened to take it away or worse kick you off the ship? That was the question posed to members of the www.cruises.co.uk following the release […]

• Cruises bad for the liver, survey suggests(?)

Cruises bad for the liver, survey suggests(?)

Taking a cruise makes travelers more likely to hit the bottle, according to a survey conducted in Britain. Cruise comparison site CruiseCompare.co.uk asked nearly 1,200 respondents about their drinking habits at sea compared to vacations on dry land, and found that the majority said that they quaff more aboard. In results released last week, more […]