Thursday, October 10, 2019

Carnival is first South Florida cruise company to return to Grand Bahama after Dorian

Carnival Cruise Line will be the first to resume visits to Freeport, Grand Bahama’s capital, after Hurricane Dorian on Friday, Oct. 11, with its Carnival Pride ship from Baltimore. Carnival Elation, from Port Canaveral, and Carnival Freedom, from Galveston, Texas, will follow, docking in Freeport on Sunday and Tuesday. ANDY NEWMAN ANDY NEWMAN/CCL

By Taylor Dolven

One month and a half after Hurricane Dorian pummeled Grand Bahama, South Florida cruise companies are beginning to return to the island.

Carnival Cruise Line will be the first to resume visits to Freeport, the island’s capital, on Friday, Oct. 11, with its Carnival Pride ship from Baltimore. Carnival Elation, from Port Canaveral, and Carnival Freedom, from Galveston, Texas, will follow, docking in Freeport on Sunday and Tuesday.  Read more >>