On Board on an array of topics while they travel with us,” said Richard Meadows, president of Seabourn. “The highly successful Seabourn Conversations series continues to introduce noteworthy personalities to share their life’s work and experiences from rarely heard but authoritative perspectives.” The full schedule of speakers, along with more information on the Extended Explorations voyages, are now available. Extended Explorations offers travelers a variety of ways to uncover new destinations by allowing guests to have an in-depth experience in a specific region or effortlessly move from one region to another. Adding a week, month, or an entire season offers many benefits for guests, including the opportunity for overnight stays in major ports with accommodations on board and ashore. highly anticipated 4-night weekday and 3-night weekend cruises from Miami to The Bahamas. Giving millennial travelers more ways to play, the ship’s short itineraries pack more adventure than ever with Sky Pad, a virtual reality, bungee trampoline experience; the cruise line’s first Polynesian-inspired, tiki-chic bar, The Bamboo Room; glow-in-the-dark laser tag, racer waterslides and more. Inspiring Luminaries for Seabourn Conversations Aboard the Ultra-Luxury Seabourn Sojourn 2018-2019 Extended Explorations Voyages Seabourn is continuing its quest to intrigue and inform guests with a new line-up of distinguished Seabourn Conversations guest speakers and personalities aboard Seabourn Sojourn’s upcoming Extended Explorations voyages beginning this October. The popular onboard enrichment program will host distinguished speakers and personalities from a variety of fields, including anthropology, space exploration, culinary, military history, and the arts. The Seabourn Conversations enrichment program allows guests to hear about rich life experiences firsthand, through lectures but also as speakers participate in the daily social scene onboard, sharing meals, adventures ashore and casual chats throughout the voyage. “We are always excited to put together a new line-up of the most interesting personalities to inform and entertain our guests 40 THIRD QUARTER 2018 | TRAVEL & CRUISE
Carnival Cruise Line’s Entertainment Team Earns Two Prestigious Telly Awards for ‘Cruise Life TV’ In-Stateroom Video Programming Carnival Cruise Line took home two prestigious Telly Awards for in-stateroom TV programming that highlights the line’s wide-ranging entertainment options. Produced by Carnival’s in-house entertainment department and Onboard Media, the videos showcase the captivating and engaging offerings on board, including the high-tech Playlist
Productions shows, Punchliner Comedy Clubs, rollicking piano bars, audience participation favorites like the Clue Murder Mystery game and more. Established in 1979, the Tellys honor excellence in television, digital and video recognizing the best work created for all screens with more than 12,000 entries from all 50 states and five continents annually.