The cruise ship Carnival Triumph sails through the Gulf of Mexico towards the rising sun.
The distinctive-shaped “whale tail” smoke stack of Carnival Cruise Lines’ ships as seen aboard the Carnival Triumph.
The cruise ship Liberty of the Seas, docked at a pier in Cozumel, Mexico.
The cruise ship Carnival Glory sits anchored off the coast of Belize. (Click the photo to view a larger version)
Looking upward in the atrium of the cruise ship Carnival Breeze.
The cruise ship Anthem of the Seas departs Cozumel, Mexico, on a hazy, stormy day.
The sun begins to rise on Bolivar Roads just off the coast of Galveston, Texas.
The first light of morning breaks over the Gulf of Mexico, somewhere north of the Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico. (Click the photo to view a larger version)
A sailboat sails into the harbor at Key West, Florida.