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Cruise passengers freed from ship that ran aground: ‘It’s a scary madhouse’

On Thursday evening, they got confirmation that everyone still on the 1,069-foot-long ship would disembark the next day, starting at 4:30 a.m. Long queues for coronavirus tests followed. As of Friday morning, social networks posts showed hundreds of people queuing at Puerto Plata airport after being transferred from the ship awaiting charter flights throughout the […]

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Cruise Lines Welcome Reversal of Ban | the lawyer

politics, federal politics Cruise lines have welcomed the government’s decision to allow ships to return to Australia from April, calling it a big step forward. Cruise ships have been banned since March 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but will be able to return from April 17 with additional safety measures in place. New mitigation […]

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CDC lowers travel advisory for cruise ships to Level 2

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) lowered its travel advisory for cruise ships on March 14. This is the lowest level the agency has issued since the pandemic began and the cruise industry was suspended in March 2020. This confirms that cruising is safe. make a comeback and is a safe form […]

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Denial of Cruise Ship Entry Continues Despite Eased COVID Mandates | News

ST. THOMAS – The Virgin Islands continues to deny entry to cruise ships with a high COVID positivity rate even as mandates are relaxed for vaccinated visitors. Last week Sky Princess, a cruise ship operated by Princess Cruises, was scheduled to dock at the West Indies Co. dock in Havensight, but was denied entry for […]

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Great Lakes Cruise Ship Coalition for Implementing Green Practices

Cruise the Great Lakes, a coalition of states and provinces, cruise lines, ports, convention and visitor agencies, and others working together to promote Great Lakes cruising, signed a pledge s ‘Committing to promote four environmentally conscious cruises and destination stewardship efforts starting with the 2022 cruise season, according to a statement. The four areas of […]

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Mandy Patinkin Boards Hulu Cruise Ship Murder Mystery Show

Cool Stuff: Murder Mysteries. Things that are not cool at all: cruise ships. And yet, if you combine the two, both become even better. One of the best episodes of Colombo East installed on a cruise ship (and features Peter Falk in a high-end Hawaiian shirt). So is Career opportunities in Murder and Mayhema recently […]

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Ocean Liner vs Cruise Ship – What are the differences?

Often the words cruise ship and ocean liner are used interchangeably. Most people don’t realize that there are significant differences between the two types of ships. Some are fundamental, while others are measurable. We dig deeper into what constitutes an ocean liner as opposed to a cruise ship. Differences between ocean liners and cruise ships […]

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Oceania Cruises Launches New Vista Cruise Ship

Oceania Cruises launched its next new cruise ship, Vista, last week. The 67,000 gross ton vessel will carry 1,200 passengers and will debut next spring. The float took place at the Fincantieri shipyard in Sestri Ponente, Italy. Vista will make its maiden voyage from Rome to Barcelona on April 14, 2023, followed by twelve additional […]

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This most dangerous activity on a cruise ship — Best Life

Frequent cruisers often cite what they consider the relative ease and safety of travel style among the top reasons for choosing a vacation at sea. But although cruise ships are regulated by rigorous safety protocols and equipped with resources and equipment for the protection of travellers, some activities are nevertheless particularly risky for cruise ship […]

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The Cruise Ship Hotels that will be available to FIFA World Cup fans

As an edition of a fifa world cup with many aspects of the first time to offer football fans, Qatar 2022 prepares several formulas to amaze its companions with unique experiences only accessible thanks to the geographical and cultural conditions of the host country. How about taking advantage of the days between games hosted in […]

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Famous cruise ship saves three people from small raft

Returning to her homeport of Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, Celebrity Summit managed to carry out a rescue operation by rescuing three refugees stuck on a raft off Cuba. Guests on the open decks spotted the raft, prompting the ship to change course so they could head for the small raft. Due to the windy […]

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Malaga presents the potential of its port to the main American cruise lines

Cruise ships in the port of Malaga / on The virtual conferences are taking place all week and are being followed by cruise lines based in cities including Los Angeles, Seattle and Miami The port of Malaga has suffered from the loss of cruise activities as a result of the coronavirus pandemic and several institutions […]

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Port of New Brunswick forecasts busy season for cruise ships after two-year hiatus – New Brunswick

By Staff The Canadian Press Published on February 22, 2022 at 12:40 p.m. Smaller font Decrease article font size –A Bigger font Increase article font size A+ Cruise ships are expected to return to the port of Saint John, New Brunswick, after a two-year hiatus caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. The first ship is scheduled […]

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Vietnamese model to turn cruise ship into ocean walkway

February 22, 2022 HANOI – The world’s last liquefied natural gas (LNG)-powered cruise ship, the Costa Toscana, will be transformed into a dizzying ocean gateway for the J Spring Fashion Show 2022 on February 28. According to its producer, Vietnamese model Jessica Minh Anh, the iconic production is set against the cinematic backdrop of the […]

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How the World’s Largest Cruise Ship Was Built

(CNN) — It has been preparing for three years, but the largest cruise ship in the world is finally ready to welcome passengers. Measuring 1,188 feet, Royal Caribbean’s Wonder of the Seas was delivered last month and is due to begin its maiden voyage from Fort Lauderdale, Florida to the Caribbean on March 4. The […]

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The worst room on a cruise ship – the best life

Whether you’re an experienced cruiser or new to the vacation format, you’ll want to know how to choose the best room on the ship to give you the most optimal travel experience possible. This means considering the priorities that are most important to you, including avoiding motion sickness, convenience, quality of sleep, and more. First […]

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For the first time ever, STCW Basic Training for Crews of Cruise Ships, Yachts and Merchant Ships is available for online learning

The revolutionary courses are developed by renowned online learning company SQLearn. PIRAEUS, GREECE, Feb. 16, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — SQLearn is pleased to announce that STCW Basic Safety training is now offered exclusively via e-learning – a first in the shipping, logistics, travel and tourism. SQLearn is an IT company that provides robust technology solutions for […]

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New Disney Wish cruise ship will offer Marvel, Frozen and Star Wars experiences

Disney has shared a preview of its brand new cruise ship set to depart this year – and it features Marvel, Star Wars and Frozen experiences. The “Disney Wish” would be one of the highly anticipated new cruise ships for 2022 and will offer a Frozen-themed restaurant, an immersive Marvel-inspired dinner, a Star Wars cocktail […]

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Vancouver businesses relieved to welcome cruise ship passengers again this spring

Cruise ships will once again bring thousands of passengers – and potential customers – to Vancouver this spring and while COVID-19 may have made some people hesitant to board, local business owners are eagerly waiting. what experts say could be a record. year. The industry generates millions of dollars for the city’s economy, but for […]

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Carnival Cruise Line’s second LNG ship floats at shipyard

Carnival Cruise Line’s second Excel-class LNG cruise ship has floated on the water for the very first time at Meyer Turku shipyard in southwestern Finland. This is an important step in the construction and another step for Carnival Celebration set sail. Celebrating a Construction Milestone The highly anticipated Carnival Celebrationsister ship to Carnival Cruise Line’s […]

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Cruise Ship Expeditions Market to 2028 Leading Manufacturers are – Thomas Cook Group, Jet2 Holidays, Cox & Kings Ltd, Lindblad Expeditions

The Global cruise ship expedition market The size and analysis covered in DecisionDatabases.com’s latest report titled “Global Cruise Ship Shipping Market 2022 by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2028” provides a comprehensive understanding of the market. The systematic and insightful flow of information divided into 15 chapters will surely enhance reader’s understanding of […]

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Cruise Ship News: Crystal Cruises ships are anchored in Freeport, Bahamas after trying to avoid a US warrant for unpaid fuel bills

BAHAMAS — Two rogue cruise ships have been seized after fleeing to the Bahamas to avoid US warrants over unpaid fuel bills. The two Crystal Cruise line ships were anchored off Freeport, Bahamas on Saturday after trips of route changes and unloading passengers. A legal dispute over millions of dollars in fuel bills caused their […]

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The world’s largest cruise ship joined Royal Caribbean’s fleet to begin sailing in March – see inside the Wonder of the Seas

The wonder of the seas.Royal Caribbean Royal Caribbean has welcomed the world’s largest cruise ship, the new Wonder of the Seas. The 1,188-foot-long cruise ship will begin sailing on March 4. Take a look around the ship, which can accommodate nearly 6,990 guests and 2,300 crew. Cruising just got a little bigger: Royal Caribbean welcomed […]

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Boost for cruise ships as catering giant Buzzworks set to bring flagship restaurant to new Greenock visitor center

Restaurant giants Buzzworks are taking their flagship restaurant to Greenock on the Ayrshire coast. Scotts will open at the city’s new Greenock Cruise Ship Visitor Center, which is currently under construction on the banks of the River Clyde. Planned to create 70 jobs, the new venue is the first family business in Inverclyde, offering food […]

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Health expert shares tips for going on a cruise ship in the middle of Omicron

Going on a cruise means new challenges, but how do you reconcile the pleasure of a vacation and the best health practices? Covid-19 has changed not only the protocols on board cruise ships, but also the way guests approach vacations. So what should you do to better protect yourself along the way? Since I am […]

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Cruise ship docks in Belize after Bahamas refuses entry

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Jan. 24, 2022 – On Friday, Jan. 7, the Celebrity Apex was unable to make its scheduled stopover in the Bahamas after being refused entry. This was due to the island nation’s recent change to its entry requirements for cruise ships in the face of the COVID-19 Omicron variant, and as a […]

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World’s largest cruise ship completes delivery and departs

Wonder of the Seas is the largest cruise ship in the world (Royal Caribbean) Posted on January 28, 2022 at 6:00 p.m. by The Maritime Executive Royal Caribbean Group celebrates the final handover of its new cruise ship, which is also the largest cruise ship in the world. The fifth ship of the Oasis class, […]

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Royal Caribbean cruise ship to reposition early in Singapore

Royal Caribbean has decided to reposition its Specter of the Seas in Singapore earlier than expected. The Quantum-ultra-class ship is set to begin sailings in early April 2022. It comes after a difficult period of operating cruises to nowhere outside of Hong Kong. Spectrum of the Seas heading to Singapore early Cruise passengers departing from […]

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Ex-Royal Caribbean cruise ship beached to be scrapped after 50 years in service

One of the original cruise ships purpose-built for Royal Caribbean in the early 1970s was beached for demolition in India. Formerly known as viking sunthe ship’s service finally ended after 50 years of service. The Ancient Sun Viking Reaches the End viking sun was once a pioneer in the cruise industry and an important part […]

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Hellenic Expedition Ship Swan Evacuates Antarctic Explorers

Swan Hellenic, the resurgent British company, on January 26 evacuated an expedition team to Antarctica that encountered complications departing the continent due to extreme weather conditions and newly put in place COVID restrictions. Swan Hellenic’s ice-class expedition ship SH Minerva helped evacuate the Antarctic Quest 21 expedition team from Portal Point after sailing into Charlotte […]

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Royal Caribbean cruise ship forced to make some port changes

greatness of the seas, sailing from Barbados on 7-night Southern Caribbean cruises, has had its itinerary changed for a cruise departing on March 13, with the islands of Trinidad and Tobago remaining closed to cruise ship traffic. In addition to not calling at Trinidad and Tobago in March, the ship also canceled its call at […]

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Wilhelmsen Ship Management offers a complete value chain – Cruise Industry News

“Being part of the Wilhelmsen Group, we are part of one of the largest shipping networks and marine service providers in the world,” said Carl Schou, president and CEO of Wilhelmsen Ship Management, according to the 2022 Drydocking and Refurbishment Report through Cruise industry news. “We have a full value chain, which we can offer […]

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Travel agents sting MP officers over stalled cruise ship industry

Tour operators across the country will picket MPs’ offices today in a bid to get the travel industry back on its feet. Key points: Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt says cruise ships are banned from entering Australia until at least February 17 Bob Wood Cruise Group CEO Jay McKenzie says industry needs roadmap to provide […]

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Celebrity Cruises adds two Asian ship deployments in 2023-2024

Celebrity Cruises will operate two cruise ships to Asia in 2023-2024 with Celebrity Solstice and Celebrity Millennium offering a variety of 12-night itineraries. Both cruise ships have recently been revamped and cruises include more overnight options so cruise passengers can immerse themselves in the local culture. Starting in September 2023, Celebrity Millennium’s 12-night itinerary will […]

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Royal Caribbean International Ship Locations and Status: January Update – Cruise Industry News

While some of Royal Caribbean International’s ships have again been temporarily decommissioned, another 15 cruise ships are operating commercially for the cruise line at the start of the year. Here is the location and status of the Royal Caribbean fleet as of January 21, 2022: Sea Odyssey Year Build: 2021 Capacity: 4,100 guests Status: In […]

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Cruise Vacation Nightmare: Frustrating Shipboard Experience Upon Disembarking | Cruise | To travel

Many cruise ships carry thousands of passengers. While that means there’s usually an exciting array of people on board, it can create some issues. A cruise passenger told Reddit that he had just returned from his first cruise vacation. They said, “The landing was kind of a disaster. I was traveling with a 90 year […]

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This residential cruise ship turns your whole life into a vacation

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way we do many things – including how we interact with others (punches only, please), how we work (remotely all the time), and how we go to work. vacation (wait…did we get it’s out again?). For many people, travel has been put on the back burner due to travel […]

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Meet the sober hands at the wheel of the Gasparilla pirate ship

Around Tampa Bay, a pirate ship is often the symbol of the area, especially for the January 29 Gasparilla Pirate Parade. Some 300,000 people are expected to crowd Bayshore Boulevard in Tampa to beg the invading pirates for pearls and doubloons in a day-long parade. The vessel will patrol the waterway during Saturday’s Children’s Gasparilla […]

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Royal Caribbean cruise ship changes route due to berthing dispute

Guests aboard the Royal Caribbean Allure of the Seas January 22, 2022, have already been notified of route changes for their navigation. Unlike recent departures which have been marred by port cancellations, changes to Allure of the Seas are only a rearrangement of the stopovers planned on the initial itinerary. Allure of the Seas Route […]

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A second cruise ship arrived in the port of Honolulu but its passengers were unable to disembark

The second cruise ship to arrive since the pandemic began arrived in the Port of Honolulu this week, but its passengers were initially not allowed to disembark — until cruise officials reached a deal port during their stay in port. The World Residences at Sea is essentially a floating condo. Passengers travel the world on […]

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CDC ends COVID cruise rules as Carnival ship departs SC

The Carnival Sunshine left Charleston on Thursday, making it the first time a major cruise ship has left SC since the COVID-19 pandemic began. Andy Newman PA On Thursday, just hours after the first major cruise ship to leave South Carolina since the pandemic began left Charleston, the CDC announced that its strict health and […]

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Royal Caribbean cruise ship cancels three crossings from Florida

Royal Caribbean independence of the seas canceled three departures from Port Canaveral in Florida, including two charter cruises that were scheduled to depart on January 14 and 22, 2022. Guests have been notified of the cancellations. independence of the seas Cruise Cancellations The Royal Caribbean cruise ship is not leaving its home port of Port […]

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Murkowski asks CDC director for assurances on conditional sail order for cruise ships

Tuesday January 11, 2022 5:49 pm Senator Murkowski at the HELP committee hearing Juneau, Alaska (KINY) – U.S. Senator from Alaska Lisa Murkowski sought and received assurances from the Centers for Disease Control during Tuesday’s Senate Committee on Health, Education and Pensions hearing Tuesday that restrictions on cruise ships will be lifted by the agency. […]

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Cruise ship builder MV Werften files for bankruptcy in Germany – Reports

German cruise ship builder MV Werften filed for bankruptcy on Monday, leaving the fate of the shipyard and its 2,000 employees uncertain, according to reports. The bankruptcy comes after negotiations between the German government and shipyard owner Genting Hong Kong failed to reach an agreement on financing the remainder of the construction of the Global […]

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First cruise ship to Hawai’i in 2 years arrives with isolated positive COVID-19 cases

The first cruise ship to Hawaii in two years has arrived with several isolated COVID-19 cases. A state official said those who tested positive had not left the ship. Grand Princess, who departed Los Angeles on January 4, arrived in Honolulu on Sunday January 9. Speaking to The Conversation, state Department of Transportation spokesman Jai […]

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Cruise ship medic exposes conditions aboard ship amid Omicron crisis

Last Thursday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a general warning that all passengers “avoid cruise travel,” regardless of their vaccination status. This followed the agency’s advice that more than 80 cruise ships sailing in U.S. waters were reaching the threshold for health investigations due to positive cases of COVID-19 on board. […]

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The Grand Princess cruise ship has arrived in Honolulu

HONOLULU (KHON2) – The Grand Princess cruise ship docked in Honolulu on Sunday, January 9. The ship started off in Los Angeles, Calif. On January 4. It is the first cruise ship with passengers to get off the ship since the start of the coronavirus pandemic. Get the latest Hawaii morning news delivered to your […]

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First cruise ship in nearly 2 years docks in Honolulu with more than 2,000 passengers

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) – The first cruise ship in nearly two years arrived in port in Honolulu on Sunday. But with the recent rise of the Omicron variant, critics say it’s too early to reopen Hawaii’s ports to the cruise industry. Even at two-thirds capacity, the Grand Princess is so large that it carried more than […]

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Cruise Ship Waste Treatment System Market 2021 Growing Demand, Growth Analysis, and Strategic Outlook -2026

The Cruise Ship Waste Treatment System market report draws on the in-depth analysis of the critical aspects such as recent trends, market share and projected returns over the forecast period to offer insight holistic of this commercial sphere. The study also covers the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the performance of the Cruise Ship […]

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Celebrity cruise ship denied entry to Nassau, Bahamas

the Celebrity summit cruise ship was not allowed to make its scheduled stopover at Nassau, Bahamas Friday January 7. It comes as the cruise line says authorities have turned down the ship due to an “emergency decision by local health officials.” Celebrity Cruises has sent a letter to guests on the current navigation to inform […]

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Ruby Princess cruise ship returns to San Francisco with passengers infected with COVID – CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – Cruise ship Ruby Princess docked in San Francisco after a 10-day cruise to Mexico early Thursday with several passengers on board who tested positive for COVID-19, company officials confirmed cruising. Officials at the Port of San Francisco said that under a local health warrant, the Ruby Princess crew randomly tested […]

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Thousands held on cruise ship amid Covid fear in Hong Kong

Francesca Street and Teele Rebane, CNN More than 3,000 passengers and crew were detained on a large cruise liner in Hong Kong on Wednesday morning after a Covid alert prompted authorities to order the ship to return to port. Nine people aboard Royal Caribbean’s Spectrum of the Seas, which was on a ‘cruise to nowhere’ […]

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Cruise ship workers must form committees to protect the lives, health of passengers and crew!

Thousands of cruise ship crews and passengers around the world are at risk from the rapidly spreading Omicron variant of the coronavirus. Following the precipitous reopening of the cruise ship industry after the 2020 global shutdown, in which at least 70 people died and around 200,000 crew members were stranded around the world, another wave […]

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Plans for £ 73million Hull cruise ship terminal take big step forward

A Netherlands-based global engineering company has been appointed to lead Hull’s ambitious £ 73million cruise terminal project throughout the planning process. Royal Haskoning DHV will manage planning and environmental issues surrounding the project on behalf of Hull City Council as part of the detailed work to secure the formal approvals necessary for the development. The […]

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Almost all cruise ships report cases of COVID-19 on board, despite precautions

Almost all cruise ships operating in U.S. waters have reported recent cases of COVID-19 among passengers or crew, despite numerous precautions to guard against the spread of the virus – including vaccination, testing and testing. face coverage requirements. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is now advise people to avoid the cruise, even if […]

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Passengers leave COVID-hit cruise ship after 5 days stranded in Lisbon

LISBON, Jan. 3 (Reuters) – Inconsolate passengers stranded on a cruise ship docked in the port of Lisbon for five days due to a COVID-19 outbreak began disembarking early Monday, focused on clearing the final hurdle a negative test before boarding return flights. The AIDAnova, carrying 2,844 passengers and 1,353 crew members, docked in the […]

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COVID outbreak ends thousands on German ship cruise to Lisbon

LISBON, Jan. 2 (Reuters) – The German operator of a cruise ship stranded in the port of Lisbon due to a coronavirus outbreak among its crew halted the trip on Sunday after some passengers tested positive, said announced the port authorities. The AIDAnova, with 2,844 passengers and 1,353 crew on board docked in Lisbon on […]

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All 157 of the Explorer Dream cruise ship test negative for COVID-19

Taipei, Jan. 2 (CNA) The 157 passengers and crew aboard the Explorer Dream cruise ship, which resumed service on Friday after a seven-month pandemic-induced hiatus, have tested negative for COVID-19 and are free to disembark, according to the Keelung Hospital of the Department of Health and Welfare on Sunday. The Explorer Dream, part of Dream […]

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MSC Cruise Ship Releases Additional Passenger Tests, Adjusted Itinerary

An MSC cruise ship, the MSC Divina, departing from Miami, was forced to adjust its itinerary, in particular by canceling a stopover in Colombia. The ship was scheduled to visit historic downtown Cartagena on January 1. It is not the first time this week that the ship has encountered problems. The ship was refused entry […]

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CDC warns against cruise ship travel – CBS Miami

EXTRA WEB: Australia rings in 2022It is already 2022 in some parts of the world. The people of New Zealand and Australia were among the first to welcome the New Year. Here is a look at those celebrations. 2 hours ago EXTRA WEB: NEW YEAR’S BALL IN NYCCrowd sizes will be limited as organizers reduce […]

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Disney Cruise Ship Docked in St. Thomas Denied Due to Active COVID Cases | News

Disney cruise ship passengers waited at the West Indian Co. dock, expecting to disembark in St. Thomas only to be turned away due to active cases of COVID-19 on board. The ship arrived early Thursday morning around 7:00 am but left the island around 9:30 am. He was to stay until 4:30 p.m. “The Disney […]

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Avoid cruise ship travel, regardless of Covid-19 vaccination status

The Royal Caribbean Freedom of the Seas (L), pictured here in Miami, Florida, is one of 91 ships … [+] who have reported cases of Covid-19 and have met the CDC’s investigation threshold. (Photo by Joe Raedle / Getty Images) Getty Images Oh, boat. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has a new […]

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MSC cruise ship denied entry to own private island in Bahamas

MSC Seashore was refused entry Ocean Cay, the private island of MSC in the Bahamas for his appeal on December 29. During its 5-night trip from Miami, several crew members and a handful of guests were identified as positive for COVID-19. In a letter from Captain Galano, guests are informed that the Bahamian government has […]

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Check if the cruise ship is being monitored for COVID

Cruise ships are seen docked at PortMiami as the industry prepares to resume operations. (Joe Raedle / Getty Images) (NEXSTAR) – On Wednesday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said 88 cruise ships were under investigation or observation due to COVID-19. Four other vessels were also monitored by the CDC. Concerns about COVID-19 outbreaks […]

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Carnival Celebration is the most anticipated new cruise ship for 2022

As the results continue to be announced in the Cruise ship prices, it can now be revealed that Carnival Cruise Line’s second Excel-class cruise ship is the most anticipated new cruise ship of 2022. The carnival celebration is the most anticipated for 2022! Carnival Cruise Line’s second Excel-class cruise ship, currently under construction at the […]

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Royal Caribbean cruise ship cancels ports, adjusts itinerary

In a letter presented to the guests on board, Odyssey of the seas has announced several changes to its current navigation. Instead of making a stopover in St. Thomas as planned on December 29, the ship spent a day at sea and the December 30 stopover in Puerto Rico was replaced by the Dominican Republic. […]

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Carnival says most ship routes remain unchanged amid Omicron

December 28 (Reuters) – Carnival Corp said on Tuesday that the majority of its ships’ itineraries were unchanged despite an increase in cases of the Omicron coronavirus variant, which has threatened to block the recovery of the cruise industry. The world’s largest cruise operator, however, said a few destination ports were revising their protocols and […]

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Cruise ship with docks for COVID-19 outbreak in northern Mexico | World news

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico on Tuesday allowed a cruise ship to dock and disembark tourists despite an outbreak of COVID-19 on board, as the government pledged to keep the country open to cruise ships to provided that health precautions are observed. The ship, Ms. Zuiderdam, with some 2,000 passengers and crew, docked in the […]

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CDC examines 75 ships – NBC New York

The CDC has 75 different cruise ships in some form of investigation, observation or surveillance due to COVID outbreaks on board, the agency said. The data update, released late Monday evening, highlights the difficulty in controlling the virus in the face of the highly contagious variant of omicron, especially given its increased ability to infect […]

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Carnival Cruise Line’s Mardi Gras Voted Best New Cruise Ship of 2021

Carnival Cruise Line’s Mardi Gras cruise ship named Best New Cruise Ship of 2021 in Cruise Hive’s Annual Report Cruise ship prices. These are the first results in the category to be announced, and more results will arrive before the end of 2021. Mardi Gras is the best new cruise ship The flagship of the […]

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It is the largest cruise ship in the world – 24/7 Wall St.

Transport December 27, 2021 7:30 a.m. The cruise ship business was once an important part of the global travel industry. The huge ships carried hundreds if not thousands of people per ship for trips ranging from days to months. Carnival Cruises and Royal Caribbean each had a market value of $ 50 billion. Royal Caribbean […]

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First cruise ship visit to Grand Cayman in over 21 months canceled

After careful consideration and reviews of health and safety protocols, Cayman Islands have decided to cancel Holland America’s next visit Nieuw Statendam cruise ship, which was scheduled to visit Grand Cayman on December 28, 2021. This stopover had been planned as testing COVID-19 testing protocols of new visitors to the popular Caribbean island, as it […]

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COVID-19 outbreak hits another Florida-based cruise ship, the Carnival Freedom

A COVID-19 outbreak has occurred on a South Florida-based cruise ship for the third time this week, as the number of coronavirus cases in Florida are at their highest level since the start of the pandemic. An undisclosed number of passengers and crew aboard the Carnival Freedom cruise caught the virus, resulting in the ship […]

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Florida-based third cruise ship has COVID outbreak

The Carnival Freedom this week became the third Florida-based cruise ship to be affected by a COVID-19 outbreak, according to the company. The ship, which was due to return to Miami on Sunday after an 8-day trip, has since been denied entry to Bonaire and Aruba, Carnival said in a statement. The ship carries 2,497 […]

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Islands block Royal Caribbean cruise ship after testing positive 55 aboard for COVID

A Royal Caribbean cruise ship was hijacked in Aruba and Curacao this week after 55 passengers and crew tested positive for COVID-19, the Miami Herald and other media reported. The outbreak on the mega-ship Odyssey of the Seas occurred just over a week after another Royal Caribbean ship, the Symphony of the Seas, docked in […]

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Holland America cruise ship returns to San Diego after more than 600 days of absence

Holland America, the main cruise line operating out of the Port of San Diego, marked the return to service on Thursday of another of its ships as it continues to increase its cruises after a 17-month cruise stop here . 1/16 Holland America Zuiderdam crew members have completed final preparations before passengers embark on the […]

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Royal Caribbean cruise ship reports dozens of coronavirus cases

Dozens of people aboard a Royal Caribbean International cruise ship tested positive for the coronavirus after leaving Fort Lauderdale, Florida on Saturday, according to the cruise line. Fifty-five fully vaccinated passengers and crew aboard the ship, the Odyssey of the Seas, tested positive, the cruise line said in a statement on Thursday, noting that the […]

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Carnival cruise ship denied stopover in Bonaire

Bonaire’s local authorities denied Carnival Liberty to make its scheduled stopover in Bonaire on December 22 due to COVID cases among the crew. It comes when cruise destinations worry that cruise ships are bringing the new Omicron variant, and cruise lines are increasing protocols to keep guests and crew safe. Bonaire denies the freedom of […]

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Antigua pleased with recent cruise ship arrivals

Five cruise ships in the port of Antigua this weekend (ACP Photo) the Antigua Cruise Port (ACP) said on Monday it expected December to be the busiest month after the tourism sector reopened, with 65 cruise ship calls scheduled for the month. The area had been closed as part of efforts to curb the spread […]

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Several crossings canceled for MSC cruise ship due to restrictions

Due to changing restrictions along European routes, MSC Cruises has decided to cancel future crossings of MSC Magnifica, offering reserved customers who have already paid in full several options to modify their plans. From December 19, 2021 to January 14, 2022, all crossings by the ship have been canceled. MSC Magnifica Canceled departures As the […]

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Royal Caribbean ship denied entry to port, cruise continues as normal

Royal Caribbean Sea explorer was refused the scheduled stopover in Saint Lucia on December 16 and instead spent a day at sea due to confirmed cases on board. The vessel continued its voyage normally. Explorer of the seas refused in Saint Lucia There is no doubt that cruise ships are operating with cases of COVID […]

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China floats first nationally-built large cruise ship

The first large Chinese-built cruise ship afloat for the first time (CSSC) Posted on Dec. 2021 4:55 PM by The maritime executive With fanfare and ceremony, China marked a key milestone in its nearly decade-long effort to develop its domestic cruise ship building industry. On December 17, the first large cruise ship built in the […]

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Rolf Sandvik launches zero-emission cruise ship Northern Xplorer

Sandvik is the man behind The Fjords – a company based in Flåm in western Norway – which built the hybrid electric touring vessels Vision of the Fjords (in 2016) and Future of the Fjords (in 2018). Sandvik’s latest plan is for a series of 300 passenger ships, housed in 150 cabins and supported by […]

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Royal Caribbean details four cruise ship deployments for summer 2023

Royal Caribbean details its Caribbean deployments for the summer of 2023, including three oasis-class cruise ships, Wonder of the seas, Allure of the Seas, and Harmony of the seas. All ships will provide exceptional vacations from major cruise home ports in the United States. The Oasis class in the Caribbean for summer 2023 The cruise […]

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Port of Oaxaca welcomes first cruise ship since pandemic began

News The World, a luxury residential yacht, arrived in Huatulco last weekend. More than 350 passengers are expected to collectively spend US $ 25,000 per day in Huatulco Posted on Thursday, December 16, 2021 After more than a year of COVID-related cancellations, cruise ships are back in Oaxaca, led by The world, a luxury residential […]