Carnival recently announced an upgrade to its advertising campaign just ahead of the 2012 wave season. Right on the heals of NCL’s “Cruise like a Norwegian” and RCL’s “The Sea Is Calling” Carnival’s “Land Versus Sea” commercials are aimed directly at the yet to be tapped first time cruiser market.

What destinations can cruiser newbies discover aboard Fun Ships in 2012? And from what home ports can they set sail? What could Cruise Market Watch do but count and map the options in the interactive table below.


  • Advertising: Carnival Cruise Lines Campaign Focuses on First-Timers (nytimes.com)