Tropical Storm Ida, which will probably be a depression by the time it hits the U.S., has nevertheless given Carnival and it's passengers a headache. The inaugural 6-night cruise of the Fantasy from Mobile will be delayed and become a 5-night cruise with the Progreso stop cancelled. The inaugural 4-night cruise of the Triumph from New Orleans is now a 3-night cruise to nowhere.
Mobile passengers will get a refund for the one day lost. New Orleans guests will get 50% back. All guests will have the option to cancel for a 100% refund.
Still, this means those who are arriving a day early will have to hope they can get another night's lodging along with the other collateral costs.
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