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Cruise ship runs aground after leaving port in Dominican Republic

The Norwegian Escape ran aground in the Caribbean on Monday March 14 after departing Puerto Plata in the Dominican Republic. The 164,000 ton vessel struck the channel bed causing damage to the hull. The Escape departed Orlando on March 12 for a seven-day voyage to several Caribbean islands. There were no reports of injuries to […]

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Passenger ship MV Ialibu runs aground on Siassi Island

A passenger vessel owned by Lutheran Shipping and operated by IROK services ran aground on Kampalap beach on Siassi Island, Morobe province, with no major incidents reported. The ship was carrying 140 passengers with 13 crew members when it ran aground. All crew members and passengers are safe and sound. In a statement to 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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Greece ferry fire: Passenger found alive on ship near Corfu but 11 still missing

One of the passengers missing on the burning Italian ferry off the Greek island of Corfu has been found alive and rescued, the coastguard said on Sunday. The 21-year-old who says he is from Belarus was found in the back of the Euroferry Olympia in apparent good condition. “Tell me I’m alive!” he shouted at […]

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Largest cruise ship ever built debuts in two weeks

Royal Caribbean’s Wonder of the Seas, the largest cruise ship ever built, will debut in two weeks when the ship sails a week-long Caribbean cruise from Port Everglades. Wonder of the Seas will sail its maiden cruise on March 4, a seven-night Caribbean and Bahamas cruise with stops in Labadee, San Juan, Nassau and CocoCay. […]

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Cruise ship heads back to Bahamas after US judge orders seizure over unpaid fuel bill

Crystal Symphony Ship JEAN-PIERRE MULLER/AFP via Getty A cruise ship has taken a surprise detour to the Bahamas after a US judge ordered the vessel seized in a lawsuit over unpaid fuel. The Crystal Symphony, which was originally scheduled to bring passengers back to Miami on Saturday, instead headed to the Bahamian island of Bimini, […]

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Ruby Princess is the second cruise ship to arrive in Honolulu since the start of COVID

HONOLULU (KHON2) – The Ruby Princess cruise ship arrived in Honolulu on Friday, Jan. 21, becoming the second ship with passengers to Hawaii since the pandemic began. According to the Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT), the ship carried more than 2,000 passengers and crew combined. However, state officials have confirmed that more than one positive […]

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Survivors remember Costa Concordia cruise ship disaster on its 10th anniversary

January 13 (UPI) — Italy on Thursday held a ceremony in memory of the 32 victims of the Costa Concordia cruise ship disaster 10 years ago. the An Italian cruise ship ran aground off the island of Giglio after hitting rocks in the Mediterranean Sea and capsizing on January 13, 2012. the disaster survivors recalled […]

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Italy celebrates 10 years since the Costa Concordia disaster

Italy will mark the 10th anniversary of the Costa Concordia cruise ship disaster on Thursday with a day-long commemoration. Thirty-two people died when the ship hit a reef and capsized off the Tuscan island of Giglio. The events will end with a candlelight vigil at 9:45 p.m. when the ship hit the reef. It will […]

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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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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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Quarantine order for Tas-based cruise ship | Review of northern beaches

Dozens of passengers on a COVID-affected cruise ship docked in Hobart have been placed in a seven-day quarantine, with Tasmania reporting a new daily case. The state’s health department estimated that the 60 passengers and 30 crew of the Coral Discoverer are close contacts of two COVID-positive people who were removed from the ship on […]

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Hobart cruise ship seen as close contact site, all on board for quarantine | Examiner

news, news-locales, hobart, cruise, boat, quarantine, covid, close, contact All passengers and crew aboard the Coral Discoverer cruise ship, which is currently docked in Hobart, are being quarantined following two confirmed cases of COVID-19 on board. Although the ship had a COVID security plan and measures in place, public health determined that “the nature of […]

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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 feared on Mumbai Goa cruise ship: more than 2,000 passengers stranded on ship after crew members test positive

Bombay: More than 2,000 passengers aboard a cruise liner from Mumbai to Goa began to be tested for Covid-19 on Sunday evening after the state government failed to allow them to disembark in Goa after a member of the ‘crew tested positive for the coronavirus, reports said. All passengers and crew are now tested and […]

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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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The opening of the ghost ship is one of the biggest horror scenes of the 2000s

Ghost Ship is a mediocre horror film from 2002, but here’s why its shocking opening is still one of the best horror sequences of the decade. Ghost ship is far from a classic of the genre, but its unforgettable opening remains one of the best horror scenes of the 2000s. Ghost ship was a production […]

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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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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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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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Carnival cruise ship returns to Miami with ‘small number’ of Covid cases

A Carnival Cruise Line ship returned to Miami on Sunday after several people on board tested positive for the coronavirus, the cruise line said. The ship, the Carnival Freedom, departed Miami on December 18 for an eight-day cruise when “a small number on board” were isolated due to a positive coronavirus test, the cruise line […]

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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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The cruise ship test regime behind the cancellation

Holland America’s Nieuw Statendam (CNS): The Ministry of Tourism released a statement Thursday evening blaming the test protocols on board the Nieuw Statendam cruise ship for the decision to cancel the one-off visit that had been scheduled next week as a fictitious race for the return of the ships’ regular stopovers next year. A day […]

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Carnival Cruise becomes third Florida ship affected by COVID-19 in one week

A Carnival cruise ship was denied entry to Bonaire and Aruba on Thursday after a positive COVID-19 test was reported on the ship, making it the third cruise to be infected with the virus in one week. Carnival Cruise Line confirmed to The Hill on Friday that a small number of passengers are isolating themselves […]

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COVID-19 outbreak detected on cruise ship; they banned entry into 2 countries – CVBJ

More than 50 people aboard a boat of Royal caribbean who sailed from Florida, tested positive for covid-19 while on a cruise ship in the Caribbean, the company reported days after reporting another outbreak on a boat that returned to Miami, local media reported on Thursday. The company noted that a total of 55 passengers […]

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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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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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By land and sea, protests welcome the last major cruise ship to call in Key West

About 200 people gathered Thursday morning at Mallory Pier in Key West to watch Norwegian Dawn enter the privately owned Pier B next door. During this time, about twenty small boats were in the port. They waved flags bearing the logo of Safer, Cleaner Ships, the group that organized a petition that led to last […]

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Protesters welcome the first major cruise ship back to Key West

Protesters marked the return of the first large cruise ship to Key West (Safer Cleaner Ships / Twitter) Posted on Dec 10, 2019 2021 17:56 by The maritime executive The first large cruise ship on a scheduled trip was greeted by protesters when it docked in Key West, Fla. On December 9. While several small […]

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Key West residents protest arrival of large cruise ship

Cruise ships began returning to Key West two weeks ago, ending a 20-month shutdown due to the pandemic. On a small island with a tourism-dependent economy known for its laid-back and party demeanor, the big comeback is creating enough discontent to draw a downtown protest on a Thursday morning. It’s been just over a year […]

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How Cruise Ship Kitchens Are Different from Restaurant Kitchens

According to The meal of the day. However, they differ in some essential points. On the one hand, while many restaurants receive frequent deliveries of fresh produce, meat, dairy and other items to meet the daily needs of the service, this is not the case for cruise ships, who are often at sea for several […]

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Covid-19 infected Norwegian cruise ship arrives in New Orleans

Norwegian Cruise Lines Escape Photo: Norwegian Cruise Lines A Norwegian Cruise Line ship with at least 10 passengers and crew infected with Covid-19 docked in New Orleans on Sunday, where health officials said they were trying to disembark people without worsening the spread of coronavirus disease. Local New Orleans news outlets have confirmed that Norwegian […]

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Cruise ship with 10 COVID-19 cases heads to New Orleans

Norwegian Breakaway is expected to return to New Orleans with 10 positive COVID-19 cases on board after a trip to Belize, Honduras and Mexico. Richard drew AP file A cruise ship with COVID-19 The outbreak on board is heading to New Orleans, Louisiana health officials said. A Norwegian Cruise Lines ship with 10 cases of […]

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COVID outbreak on cruise ship off United States | The Murray Valley Standard

Ten people aboard a Norwegian Cruise Line ship as it approaches New Orleans have tested positive for COVID-19, officials said. Norwegian Breakaway left New Orleans on November 28 and is expected to return this weekend, the Louisiana Department of Health said in a press release on Saturday evening. During the past week, the ship called […]

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Fuel cell systems discussed as MSC’s newest cruise ship floats

Float began on December 2 for the LNG-powered MSC World Europa (MSC Cruises) Posted on Dec. 2021 20:08 by The maritime executive MSC Cruises and Chantiers de l’Atlantique today celebrated the start of the afloat of the company’s newest and most technologically advanced cruise ship, as well as the laying of the first keel block […]

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MSC’s Seashore cruise ship arrives in Puerto Rico for the first time

San Juan, December 1 (EFE) .- The MSC cruise ship Seashore, with a capacity of about 6,000 passengers, docked in San Juan on Wednesday, the first of eight visits it will make to the over the next few months in Puerto Rican Capital, stops which is estimated to impact Puerto Rico’s economy by around $ […]

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Record number of cruise ship visits forecast for 2022 after two years of absence

The cruise ships are coming back. Two years after COVID-19 closed borders to large passenger ships and left ports empty, Victoria’s Ogden Point will be the first to welcome a cruise ship into Canadian waters on April 6. The Greater Victoria Port Authority on Tuesday released a draft schedule for the Victoria cruise ship season […]

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No cruise ship cheering Cape tourism amid Omicron alarm

First cruise ship docks in Cape Town since March 2020 Omicron variant crushes passenger plans to tour the city Omicron delivers a “hammer blow” to tourism – Prime Minister of the State The pandemic destroyed many jobs in the key tourism sector CAPE TOWN, Nov. 30 (Reuters) – The liner Europa’s docking in Cape Town […]

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Travel, tourism and hospitality MSC Cruises hosts christening ceremony for new ship in Dubai

MSC Cruises, the third largest cruise brand in the world, hosted the christening ceremony for MSC Virtuosa when Hollywood superstar Sophia Loren officially named the ship in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Equipped with some of the latest marine technology available, MSC Virtuosa is one of the greenest cruise ships in the world. No effort has […]

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Port of Dubai welcomes first cruise passengers from AIDAbella cruise ship

– Cruise passengers arriving at the Port of Dubai are easily accessible from the city’s world-famous attractions such as Burj Al Arab, Bluewaters Island and Palm Jumeirah– Dubai Port Cruise Terminal is close to both Dubai International Airports – a gateway to Dubai and international destinations– The Port of Dubai further strengthens Dubai’s position as […]