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2016 Will Be a Banner Year for Cruise Line Berth Announcements

by Wallace Immen in Carnival Cruise Line

Remember the economic bump we felt few years ago? It’s a time we all want to forget and it meant there were a couple of years when cruise lines didn’t order new ships. But as the economy has recovered and optimism has rebounded, nearly all …

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