Carnival Corporation

  • Blogs

    March 6, 2013

    The 10 Douchiest Drummers of All Time

    What would music be without a beat, a rhythm or a backbone? Though they qualify as the first instruments ever created, the drums are probably the last thing most music fans can live without. And while we worship plenty of drummers in modern music, there are some Gods of Thunder that might actually d ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2010

    Will Carnival Smoking Ban Reach the Port?

    ​Carnival Cruise lines operates two ships out of the Port of Long Beach, but you'd better check before bothering to pack cigars the next time you book the Ensenada turn-around.What's that? Carnival's tub has a cigar lounge? Yep, that's true, but the cruise line is experimenting with a total smokin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2010

    Carnival Scratches "Cougar and Cub" Cruises

    HBO"Here, cubby, cubby, cubby."​"Ain't we got fun?" used to be the motto of Carnival Cruise Lines, which has ended the fun for boatloads of "cougars" hoping to snare willing "cubs."

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2009

    SOL Cucina to Open This Month in Newport Beach

    Got word that a new Mexican restaurant called SOL Cucina is slated to open in Newport Beach at the end of the month in the space vacated by Ristorante Mama Gina (251 Pacific Coast Highway, Newport Beach, CA 92660).  Here are snippets from the website:  "An open 'proscenium' kitchen with c ... More >>

  • Features

    September 20, 2007

    Saloons and Such

    Watering holes, bars, dance halls, houses of ill repute, whiskey, wine, tequila, whiskey, whiskey, beer, whiskey, whiskey & also whiskey

  • Music

    July 29, 2004
  • Features

    January 29, 2004

    Queen Scary

    In a match made in hell, Long Beach and the Queen Mary are killing each other

  • News

    September 6, 2001

    The Big Flush

    A plan to clean up Long Beach harbor might foul OC beaches

  • News

    June 14, 2001

    No Food to Free Willy

    Eco-activist fasts 31 days to protest Navy sonar linked to sea-mammal deaths