Shore Excursion: Ostia Antica (Rome, Italy) – Cruise Cardinal

The Cruise Cardinal is on board the Celebrity Equinox, leaving Rome (Civitavecchia) in late November 2012. But before we board ship at the Civitavecchia port, we take a visit to Ostia Antica – what used to be the main port of Rome about 2,000 years ago.

This video shows the fantastic ruins of Ostia. This area was completely deserted when the Cardinal visited! But steeped in Roman history, the ruins are very, very interesting!

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Shore Excursion: Catalina (California, USA) – Cruise Cardinal

The Cruise Cardinal heads to land, leaving the Carnival Inspiration in January 2013. The Inspiration makes a quick Los Angeles – Ensenada, Mexico – Los Angeles 3 day trip each weekend, but in the middle of the week it also visits the island of Catalina (still in California) on Tuesdays.

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