Articles in category "Cruise News"
US Government Cancels Cruises to Cuba
On June 5, the US government banned all cruise travel to Cuba, affecting nearly 800k cruisers. Find out why the ban exists, how cruise are responding, & what it means.Continue Reading
New home port for Norwegian Joy
The 3,883-passenger cruise ship will join Norwegian Bliss in Alaska in April 2019.
Despite only launching Norwegian Joy from Shanghai in June 2017, the cruise line has announced Norwegian Joy will join Norwegian Bliss in...Continue Reading
Thousands of new cruise jobs for 2019
With a couple thousand people working on each vessel, over 20 new cruise ships in 2019 means jobs for people all over the world.
There are currently over 300 cruise ships in the world sailing our rivers and seas, and the...Continue Reading
American couple left stranded in South Korea
The couple’s 14-night dream cruise aboard Holland America Line’s Westerdam was cut short after only a few days by a visa misunderstanding.
A dream cruise through Japan, South Korea, and China turned into a nightmare for...Continue Reading
Costa Luminosa saves fishermen from burning boat
A stormy night in the Aegean turned into a daring rescue mission for Costa Luminosa. The cruise ship responded to a distress call while en route to the Greek port of Katakon. A Turkish fishing vessel called Kilic 1 suffered an...Continue Reading
Hurtigruten to use dead fish to fuel cruise ships
The Norwegian expedition cruise line will combine waste from fish processing with other organic materials to create biogas for at least six ships by 2021.