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Sweet Slumber!

Your ship room, in every case, will have a king bed (it can be taken apart to form two single beds; just inform your room steward upon arrival exactly how you want your room set up).  To those of you that are in rooms for 3 or 4 people, there…

What are the Rules for Checked Baggage?

The key to making this trip as hassle free as possible is to pack lightly. Last summer, all of the major U.S airlines implemented a fee for checked baggage.  The airlines are allowing 1 carry-on bag and 2 checked bags per passenger.  Passengers…

Ziploc Bags and Airport Security

Here is a website that might help you get through security faster... TSA.gov

Phone Home! Communicating Ship to Shore...

The Facts Can you use your cell phone on the ship? Yes. Can you receive phone calls on board? Friends and family may call you on board via Maritime Telecommunications Network (MTN) Shore-to-Ship telephone service.  The rate is about $9.50…

Carnival Cruises Lowers the Price for Science at Sea

We're excited to announce that registration for our seven day Science at Sea cruise to Alaska in June just broke the 70 mark. Our goal is to cut-off registration at 100 in an effort to keep the group manageable and comfortable. If you're considering…

Can I Use and Earn my Carnival Cruise Frequent Flyer Miles?

Yes, even Carnival will let you earn "miles" with their Carnival Credit Card.  If you're interested in a Mastercard that will earn you "Sea Miles," redeemable on your upcoming cruise (or other future cruises, air travel or other vacations),…

Science at Sea - Steve Spangler Teams Up with Carnival Cruises for an Alaskan Adventure

Join us for an unforgettable experience - June 17-24, 2009 I’m excited to announce our newest teacher training experience… Science at Sea - The Alaska Adventure! We’re taking the Spangler Science experience to the seas for a one-week…