The Port of Galveston to be The First to Offer Cruises
Carnival Cruise Line will start sailing from there July 3.
The Port of Galveston has announced today that is expects to be the first port to welcome guests back to cruising. Carnival Cruise Line has announced that they will sail the Carnival Breeze from the port on July 3.
“We’re proud that Carnival Cruise Line chose Galveston to be the first port to resume sailing in the U.S.,” said Rodger Rees, Galveston Wharves port director and CEO. “This decision will have a huge impact on our regional and state economy. “Cruising is coming back to Texas, and it’s going to be bigger and better than ever.” According to a press release, “Port officials have been continuously working with cruise industry partners, as well as federal as federal, state and local regulatory and public health authorities to develop a plan to resume safe, sustainable sailing.”