Announces 2016 Excursions for Solo Travelers

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The 10-night Mediterranean Country Hopper Singles Cruise will take place onboard the Carnival Vista. has announced its lineup of vacations for solo travelers during 2016. Voyages include a full ship booking of Sail Windjammer’s S/V Mandalay on a nearly sold out six-night barefoot cruise of the Caribbean departing Grenada on July 3, 2016. Additional 2016 highlighted vacations include a 10-night Mediterranean cruise adventure, a seven-night Halloween cruise – its most popular annual sailing – and a four-night Club Med resort-based vacation in the Dominican Republic.

10-Night Mediterranean Country Hopper Singles Cruise

This 10-night cruise onboard Carnival’s Carnival Vista, starting July 9, 2016, will allow guests to enjoy calls at Barcelona, Spain; Marseilles (Provence), France; Livorno (Florence/Pisa), Italy; Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy; Naples (Capri/Pompeii), Italy; Crete (Heraklion), Greece; Rhodes, Greece; Izmir (Ephesus), Turkey; and Athens, Greece.

Six-Night Intimate Caribbean Adventure on Sail Windjammer’s S/V Mandalay

This itinerary will mark the first time has booked an entire ship exclusively for its guests. Travelers will sail on the S/V Mandalay, operated by Sail Windjammer. The voyage is nearly sold out. Guests will enjoy a six-night adventure in the Caribbean with stops in the Grenadines, Carriacou, Union Island, Mayreau, Tobago Cays, Bequia, and St. Vincent. As the only guests onboard, clients will have access to unique activities such as raising the sails at sunset with live music and taking a turn at the helm.

Seven-Night Halloween Singles Cruise’s most popular voyage of the year is its Halloween cruise, which often welcomes more than 500 single cruisers. Guests will enjoy a seven-night trip onboard Carnival Dream October 30 through November 6, 2016, through the Western Caribbean. New for 2016 is that this cruise will sail out of New Orleans, allowing guests to discover the charms of the Crescent City’s famous French Quarter. Additionally, guests will enjoy ports of call in Cozumel, Mexico; Belize; Mahogany Bay, and Isla Roatan.

4-Night Club Med Labor Day Zen (Resort-Based)

As one of’s 2016 resort-based vacations, guests will enjoy a four-night stay at the Club Med Punta Cana resort in the Dominican Republic, arriving September 1, 2016. New in 2016, the resort has debuted its adult-only Zen Oasis, providing a tropical hideaway for rest and relaxation. provides its guests with a significant number of exclusive “members only” events during each cruise and land-based vacation. Perks and events for guests include:

  • Friendly, experienced cruise hosts who lead special events and ensure that all guests feel welcome.
  • A complete schedule of exclusive activities including: cocktail parties, group dining, theme nights, dance lessons, speed meeting, karaoke parties and more.
  • Specially-chosen shore excursions that interest the single traveler. These are available at an additional cost at competitive rates.
  • Complimentary roommate matching. Upon request, will assign guests a same-gender roommate to avoid the single supplement that solo cruisers typically have to pay.
  • Private online message boards and social media groups for singles to connect before their cruise and to keep friendships blooming after they return home.


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