JohnHealdsBlog.com was voted the best cruise blog in the 2014 Cruise Fever Fan Awards capturing over 70% of the total votes. Who is John Heald? He is by far the most well known cruise director at sea.
John Heald is the senior cruise director for Carnival Cruise Lines and also runs an extremely popular Facebook page in addition to his blog. He started the blog back in 2007 on the first sailing of the Carnival Freedom and has since had over 19,000,000 page views.
Because of John’s unique sense of humor and engaging personality, he is able to connect with cruisers like no one else can. While he hasn’t blogged with regular frequency since September, he posts several times a day on this Facebook page usually asking questions to get the opinion of cruisers. He also likes to post odd questions that he is asked that tend to be rather amusing.
Voting took place on CruiseFever.net throughout 2014 and each household was allowed one vote (Multiple votes from the same IP address were discarded). Thousands of votes were cast in the 2014 Cruise Fever Fan Awards as Cruise Fever saw a record number of votes for this year’s awards.
Cruisers voted on the following categories:
Best Cruise Line: Carnival Cruise Line
Best Cruise Line in Alaska: Princess Cruises
Best Cruise Line for Families: TBA
Best New Cruise Ship in 2014: Quantum of the Seas
Most Anticipated New Cruise Ship for 2015: TBA
Best Private Island: TBA
Best Cruise Blog: John Heald’s Blog
Favorite Cruise Destination: Caribbean
Best Port in the Caribbean: St. Maarten
About Cruise Fever: CruiseFever.net provides cruise news, tips, and reviews to help cruisers make the most of their cruise vacations. Even though they were founded in 2011, their website receives over one million visitors a year. They have an active Facebook page with over 55,000 fans, making them one of the most popular cruise fan pages on the social media site