A Rebirthed Sunrise Will Emerge After Carnival Triump’s Transformation in 2019!

Carnival Sunrise will begin sailing as such after the complete refurbishing, remodeling and transformation of the Carnival Triump Cruise ship April 2019.

New ship additions and extensive upgrades are in the works with the hopes of enhancing Carnival Cruise guests’ experiences while onboard the formerly known as Carnival Triump ship:

The Carnival Sunrise Transformation is scheduled to be completed 4/28/19 and will include;

  • 115 new guest suites and staterooms
  • Liquid Lounge
  • Java Blue Café
  • Limelight Lounge
  • Fahrenheit 555 Steakhouse
  • RedFrog Pub
  • Piano Bar 88
  • Chef’s Table dining room
  • Bonsai Sushi Express
  • Carnival WaterWorks
  • Cucina del Capitano
  • Guy’s Pig & Anchor Bar-B-Que Smokehouse
  • SportSquare (SkyCourse, basketball and jogging track)
  • Serenity
  • Cloud 9 Spa and Cloud 9 Spa Staterooms


Carnival Sunrise’s inaugural schedule from Norfolk, Va kicks off with a 7-day cruise departing the Half Moone Cruise Center visiting Grand Turk, the private island of Half Moon Cay and Freeport departing April 29, 2019.   Two 5-day voyages departs May 12 and 17, 2019 calling at Nassau and Freeport and three 6-day cruises departing May 6, and Oct. 14 and 20, 2019, visiting Half Moon Cay, Nassau and Freeport.

CCL-Sunrise_Norfolk-042919The ship will then reposition to New York for a series of 4-to-14-day voyages beginning May 23, 2019. These includes 4-to-8-day Bermuda cruises, including long weekend sailings to the island departing Thursdays and returning Mondays, along with 7-day fall foliage cruises to New England and the Canadian Maritimes, and two different eight-day Caribbean itineraries with stops at the region’s top destinations.  Several longer voyages will also be offered, including a 10-day exotic eastern Caribbean itinerary and a 14-day Carnival Journeys Panama Canal cruise highlighted by local dining and entertainment experiences and unique shipboard enrichment activities.

Carnival Sunrise will then reposition to Fort Lauderdale for 4- and 5-day cruises beginning Oct. 28, 2019.  4-day long weekend cruises will call at tropical ports like Half Moon Cay, Princess Cays, Grand Turk and Nassau, while 5-day cruises will visit Cuba, as well as seaside destinations in The Bahamas, Jamaica, Grand Cayman and Grand Turk.

Carnival Sunrise’s departures from Norfolk, New York and Fort Lauderdale are currently open for reservations and available for booking now at TLC Travels’ Tours & Cruises!




New Bimini (Bahamas) Ferry From Miami Begins Today!

Launching on today; Friday, September 23rd, is Miami’s newest Ferry service to the closest Bahamian Island to the United States, Bimini.


The ferry will operate from the port of Miami to the pier at Hilton Resorts World Bimini. This 750-acre Resort with 305 guest rooms just recently opened this past June. Guests can look forward to enjoying the luxurious Serenity Spa/Salon, 6 Restaurants, 4 Pools-including a Rooftop Serenity Pool, a Casino and the largest private marina in the Bahamas.  An array of Water Sports, including world-class Fishing and Diving, Tours and other land Excursions are also available.


Enjoy Non-Stop Casino Action!!

The high-speed ferry, named “MY San Gwan”, will make the 50-mile crossing in just about two hours from Miami to North Bimini in the Bahamas. Ferry service from Fort Lauderdale to Resorts World already exists.

The ferry sails from The Port of Miami at 8AM on Sunday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday with departures returning from the Hilton at Resorts World Bimini at 6PM. Roundtrip Ferry rates start at about $129pp.


Read more here: via New Miami-to-Bimini ferry starts Friday – Sun Sentinel

Video: The New Resorts World Bimini !!

Airline service is also available providing flights into South Bimini. Just #ASKMe ~ #TLCKnows About it!!  TLC Travels’ Tours & Cruises! !!