Carnival Breeze
  • Best Cruise Ships of 2012

    Best Cruise Ships of 2012
    <i>Best New Ship: Carnival Breeze. </i> According to Cruise Critic editors, the Carnival Breeze embodies a new breed of Carnival's Fun Ship concept, with a toned-down tropical feel and new-to-Carnival restaurants and entertainment, while also remaining true to its casual cruising roots.
    Carnival Breeze
  • Best Cruise Ships of 2012

    Best Cruise Ships of 2012
    <i>Best for First-Timers: Norwegian Cruise Line</i> Norwegian Epic, Norwegian's newest ship, and the line's Jewel-class series of vessels offer the industry's largest selection of restaurants, a massive spa and fitness complex, and a much-improved kids program, said Cruise Critic.
    Norwegian Cruise Line
  • Best Cruise Ships of 2012

    Best Cruise Ships of 2012
    <i>Best Value for the Money: Carnival Cruise Lines </i> The website editors said Carnival consistently offers solid prices and hard-to-beat value. As part of its fleet-wide Fun Ship 2.0 overhaul, the line is adding burger, BBQ and taco dining venues to a number of ships, surcharge-free.
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  • Best Cruise Ships of 2012

    Best Cruise Ships of 2012
    <i>Best Shore Excursions: Disney Cruise Line</i> Disney invests an enormous amount of time and money in creating unique "port adventures," with tours created specifically for both adults and families, said Cruise Critic.
    Disney Cruise Line
  • Best Cruise Ships of 2012

    Best Cruise Ships of 2012
    The Golden Gate Bridge is viewed from the bow of a tour boat on June 11, 2011 in Sausalito, California.
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  • Best Cruise Ships of 2012

    Best Cruise Ships of 2012
    <i>Best New River Ship: Viking Cruise Line's Longships</i> The first six of Viking's revolutionary Longships debuted this year, offering an airy ambience with plenty of big-ship amenities. And the ships are state-of-the-art when it comes to engineering, with hybrid engines and solar panels, said Cruise Critic.
    Viking Cruise Line's Longships
  • Best Cruise Ships of 2012

    Best Cruise Ships of 2012
    <i>Best River Cruise Line: Uniworld River Cruises</i> According to Cruise Critic, what really sets Uniworld apart from other river lines – in addition to its excellent service -- is its lavish décor, superb cuisine, and interesting assortment of themed tours in addition to its unusual and innovative ship designs.
    Uniworld River Cruises