Carnival Horizon Cruise Ship

Everything You Need to Know About the Carnival Horizon

Learn more about the incredible Carnival Horizon cruise ship with our blog guide below.
Carnival Horizon
The Atrium centrepiece is digitally designed and changes colours and patterns
Havana Seating Area

Due for delivery in March 2018, with her first sailing scheduled for the following month, Carnival Horizon is the sister ship of Carnival Vista, and will feature many of her most popular attributes.

The 133,500-ton ship, which is currently being built in the Italian shipyard of Fincantieri, will hold up to 3,936 passengers at double occupancy, with 15 decks and some 1,450 crew members.

Alongside beautifully designed new stateroom categories – which include expanded family staterooms, luxury Cloud 9 Spa …

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Carnival Cruise Ship Funnel

10 Things We Love About Carnival Cruise Line

Find out why Carnival is the funnest cruise line at sea!

Here at Cruise Nation, we pride ourselves on having helped thousands of people book their first ever cruise. Because we specialise in new-to-cruise bookings, we think it’s important to help our customers decide which is the right cruise line for them. With this in mind, we’ve created a Top 10 series to tell you 10 of the things we love best about each cruise line we work with, so you can find out a bit more about them.

To kick things off, who better to start with than the funnest cruise line at sea… Carnival! Here’s our …

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My Fathom Cruise Experience – Impact + Travel

We sent our Online Manager, Neil, on a Fathom cruise to discover more about this new niche in cruise travel. Find out about his experience below…


I must admit, when the opportunity to experience Fathom first-hand presented itself I had absolutely no idea what to expect. I knew that it involved cruising to the Dominican Republic and taking part in activities with the local community but I was not at all prepared for the adventure that I was about to experience.

Fathom freebies in my stateroom

Fathom is part of the Carnival Group and began operating in April 2016. Sailing aboard the former P&O Adonia, the ship …

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Carnival Magic BBQ by Guy Fieri

Guy Fieri Launches Pig and Anchor Barbecue Smokehouse on Carnival Magic

Celebrity chef Guy Fieri launches the Pig and Anchor BBQ and Smokehouse on the Carnival Magic.


Carnival are already a preferred cruise line for many cruisers who like to have a world of choice at the end of their knife and fork. With a dazzling selection of made to order pizzas, sushi, steakhouses, Italian, Mexican and Indian cuisine on board, it’s hard to think of what might just be missing from the array.

For those of you who’ve cruised with Carnival before, you’ll know that on sea days, a pop-up BBQ does appear, and the popularity of this coupled with the demand for Guy Fieri’s Burger Joint on board, …

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Cruise Holidays on the Carnival Breeze

Review: Cruising on the Carnival Breeze

Find out what it’s really like to have a cruise holiday on the Carnival Breeze…


Recently we were lucky enough to be invited by Carnival cruise line, on an exclusive trip to find out what a holiday on the Carnival Breeze is really like. Just like any other guest, we experienced everything that a Carnival cruise ship has to offer, allowing us to expand on our expertise of cruising and impart our knowledge to our customers and others who are thinking of cruising with Carnival. Before we go on, here’s a bit of a spoiler alert… whilst you may think we’re biased (we sell Carnival cruises after all) we genuinely had an …

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