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Study: Cruises better than other vacations for your well-being  KTRK-TV

Are you in desperate need of some R&R? Experts say it's time to sail away.


Carnival Launches Charleston-Caribbean Cruises  Caribbean Journal

Carnival Sunshine will be sailing a series of four-to-11-day cruises from Charleston, the latest year-round cruise ship in the area.


Travel: Princess Cruises’ new gourmet food, craft cocktails and digital world  The Mercury News

A wearable device allows you to order and pay for food and drinks, customize avatars, navigate your way on board and even play casino games for real money.


The best cruise deals are all online today  KARE11.com

You can save 50 percent or more on cruises with Royal Caribbean and other cruise lines today. Here's how.


Carnival cruise ship reverses course, rescues man from sinking boat near Cozumel, Mexico  USA TODAY

Carnival Paradise came to the rescue of a Mexican national whose boat was sinking in nearby waters — reversing course to bring him onboard.


These cruises may turn haters into lovers  The Boston Globe

Here's a look at two cruises — one oceangoing, the other a river ship — that totally nail the basics.


Disney Cruise Line to base 2 of its 3 new ships at Port Canaveral — after they're built  Florida Today

Disney Cruise Line will be bringing two of its three new ships to Port Canaveral, under a 20-year operating agreement the port has reached with the cruise line.


These Cruise Lines Want to Seduce People Who Hate Cruises  The Wall Street Journal

TARGETING Never Cruisers, two big travel players are leveraging potent brand names to coax the reluctant aboard. The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection and ...


Travel Advisors Find Already-Complex Cruise Bookings Are Getting Even Harder  Skift

This might be the best time in history for travel advisors to sell cruises, but it's also the most complex. Those who take time to know the growing array of cruise ...


Want to ride the ferries for Blue Angels practice? How about a sunset cruise? You can now.  Pensacola News Journal

Pensacola's ferry operators hope to lure riders with specialty cruises throughout the summer for Blue Angels practices, sunsets over Pensacola Bay, cocktails ...


Two Cruise Ship Passengers Die Onboard of ‘Unrelated Natural Causes’  Newsweek

Two passengers onboard a luxury ocean liner died of “unrelated natural causes” during a four-night trip from Singapore, cruise company Royal Caribbean ...


Classic Journeys latest tour operator to add river cruises  Travel Weekly

Luxury tour operator Classic Journeys is tapping the growing demand for river cruising with the launch of private tours aboard European river ships.


Cruise secrets: This surprising trick can save passengers up to 40 per cent on cruises  Express

Cruise holidays don't always have to cost the earth - especially if you know the industry secrets. There's a little-known trick which can help holidaymakers save ...


The nastiest cruise ships  Business Insider

Most of the more than 200 active cruise ships the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has inspected received passing grades: at least an 86 on the ...


Good Fortune ship goes through Soo Locks to kick off season for Munising Pirate Cruises  MLive.com

Some of the pirate cruises kick off Memorial Day weekend, with the full schedule starting in late June.


Cruise ship tour: Phoenix Reisen's Artania  USA TODAY

Christened by Princess Diana and featured in "The Love Boat," Phoenix Reisen's Artania is now one of the oldest active cruise ships in the world.


This cruise ship has the first at-sea roller coaster—take a look  CNBC

With 360-degree views, the roller coaster will be the first at sea.


Celebrity Edge, Celebrity Cruises' brand-new, billion-dollar cruise ship  CBS News

Behold the Edge, Celebrity Cruises' brand-new, billion-dollar baby, Yes, that's what it costs to build a cruise ship these days, often even more. Thirty million ...


Carnival Cruise Line launches new short cruises to Mexico from Galveston and New Orleans  Midland Reporter-Telegram

Carnival Cruise Line has launched a duo of new short cruise offerings out of two Gulf Coast ports: Galveston and New Orleans. Carnival Dream begins *service* ...


5 Princess Cruises passengers and 1 pilot dead after excursion planes collide in Alaska  Miami Herald

Five Princess Cruises passengers and one pilot died after two excursion floatplanes collided near Ketchikan, Alaska, on Monday. The U.S. Coast Guard rescued ...


Long Beach launches its largest cruise ship ever — with a trampoline park  The Mercury News

When Carnival's new Panorama arrives at Southern California's biggest cruise port, it will arrive with thrill rides, a trampoline park and 24 bars on board.


Cruise ship turns around to rescue sinking sailor following distress call off Mexico  Express

CRUISE ship Carnival Paradise operated a rescue mission after it saved a man struggling in a sinking boat off the coast of Mexico. The sailor, a Mexican ...


Ford Mustang Owner’s Museum Monthly Cruises Coming Soon  Ford Authority

The Mustang Owner's Museum is announcing the first of its planned events with a Mustang cruise-in called Mustangs at the Museum.


10 Amazing Cruise Ship Features  TravelPulse

Today's cruise ship passengers are sure to be blown away by a handful of unique onboard amenities.


In Cuba, Carnival Cruise Ships Have Been Using Stolen Ports, Original Owners Say  The New York Times

On the first day that Americans could file such suits, two claimants went to court in Miami seeking compensation for the use of docks they owned before the ...


Best Cruises for Kids, Tweens and Teens  TravelPulse

Find out which cruise lines are ideal for the young ones in your life.


Carnival Cruises Sued Over Use Of Seized Cuban Properties  NPR

Following a Trump administration policy change, Exxon Mobil and two Florida individuals sued companies for using property they said was confiscated by the ...


Cruise Ship Broke Down Then Crashed Before Cancelling Itinerary so This Couple Is Suing: 'It Was Just One Thing After Another'  Newsweek

A couple is taking legal action against a cruise ship company after the engine on one of its vessels failed and it undertook a different itinerary than planned.


Two of three new Disney Cruise Line ships to call Port Canaveral home in new agreement  Orlando Sentinel

Disney Cruise Line and Port Canaveral have struck a new 20-year deal that will bring two of the cruise line's three new ships to the port when they debut ...


This Is What the First Roller Coaster on a Cruise Ship Will Look Like  Travel+Leisure

Carnival Cruises announced late last year that it would build the world's first roller coaster at sea. This week, the cruise line released images of the new attraction ...


Cruise Lines 2019 Q1 Breakdown: By the Numbers  Cruise Industry News

Cruise Industry News takes a look at the financial performance of the “big three” following the first quarter of 2019. Takeaways: Total revenue for all three...


First Impressions of Royal Caribbean's Newest Cruise Ship, Spectrum of the Seas  Cruise Fever

Spectrum of the Seas is Royal Caribbean's first Quantum Ultra class cruise ship. The ship debuted just a few weeks ago and I hopped on for a three night.


Cruise ship workers reveal the 7 most annoying things passengers do  INSIDER

Seven current or former cruise ship workers described the most annoying things passengers do.


First cruise ship of 2019 docks in downtown Muskegon  MLive.com

Thirteen cruise ship moorings are expected this year.


How Cruise Ship Butter Is Causing An Uproar  Cruise Radio

Knowing that sometimes you have to prepare people for change, Carnival Cruise Line has warned passengers that one is in the works… and it concerns butter.


Cruise releases video purporting 1,400 successful unprotected left hand turns  TechCrunch

Unprotected left hand turns are tough for robots and humans alike. The compounding variables of crossing in front of oncoming traffic make it one of the toughest ...


Carnival’s tiny Ocean Medallion wearable brings tech luxury to cruise ships  VentureBeat

Carnival, the operator of more than 100 cruise ships, is taking luxury cruise life to a new level, thanks to a tiny little tech wearable called the Ocean Medallion.


Facial recognition is coming to cruise ships  Quartz

On May 14, San Francisco became the first US city to ban police and government agencies from using facial recognition. On May 22, Amazon shareholders will ...


Downtown car show cruises into Hollidaysburg  WTAJ - www.wearecentralpa.com

The Downtown Hollidaysburg Allegheny Street Cruise-In is scheduled for May 31, 2019.


Cruise line faces class-action lawsuit after high-seas nightmare  ABC News

Viking Cruises is facing a class-action lawsuit from passengers over a harrowing evacuation in March.


GAME OF THE DAY: Penn Yan cruises past Aquinas  Finger Lakes Times

KEUKA PARK — The Penn Yan boys lacrosse coaches spent the season tweaking their offensive and defensive strategies along with testing players at various ...


A former Royal Caribbean employee reveals the one question you should always ask cruise ship workers  Business Insider

If you're ever on a cruise, you should ask the ship's employees where to go at ports, a former Royal Caribbean employee told Business Insider.


Ray O’Connell cruises to victory in Allentown mayoral Democratic primary  Allentown Morning Call

Allentown Interim Mayor Ray O'Connell comfortably defeated three challengers Tuesday to secure the Democratic nomination for a two-year term leading City ...


MSC Cruises' Zoe: meet Bellissima's new AI companion  Ship Technology

Guests of the new MSC Bellissima will experience the world's first digital cruise assistant, Zoe, a voice-enabled AI device fitted in every cabin.


7 Carnival Cruise Ships Have Recently Changed Homeports  Cruise Hive

The last couple of weeks have been very busy for seven Carnival cruise ships which all changed homeports. We're here to guide you through these ...


2 Royal Caribbean passengers die of natural causes on same voyage, cruise line confirms  Fox News

Royal Caribbean has confirmed the deaths of two guests aboard the Voyager of the Seas, which had embarked on a four-day cruise from Singapore on Monday.


Local roundup | Mac-Hi softball cruises to 4A playoff victory over Stayton  East Oregonian

Mac-Hi's softball team, which took second in the Greater Oregon League standings, proved that round one of the 4A state playoffs was not much of a problem, ...


Dodgers offense cruises past Rays  True Blue LA

The small-ball strategy earned the Dodgers a 7-3 victory over the Rays on Tuesday. For a team that is accustomed to winning games via the long ball, this was a ...


Royal Caribbean Raises Revenue Outlook on Strong Cruise Bookings  The Wall Street Journal

Royal Caribbean expects to earn even more money per passenger this year due to strong demand for cruises and higher booking prices. The cruise-ship ...


4 Cruise Passengers Die After Excursion Seaplane Collision in Alaska  Cruise Hive

Cruise passengers have been involved in a tragic seaplane collision during an excursion in Alaska. Four passengers have died along with one pilot.


Cruise to Russia: An Easy, Affordable Way to Soak Up St. Petersburg  The Wall Street Journal

For a quick, rather kitschy trip from Helsinki to St. Petersburg, board this basic overnight cruise. And bring your dancing shoes.


The best credit cards for cruises of 2019  USA TODAY

The right credit cards can help you save on Carnival, Royal Caribbean, Norwegian, and Disney Cruises, or trips aboard any kind of vessel.


We Tried It: I Went on a Disney Cruise Without Any Kids — and It Was Magical!  PEOPLE.com

Someone told me Disney cruises are only for kids — here's why they were so wrong.


Election results: Kenney cruises, Sheriff Williams ousted as incumbents (mostly) dominate primary | Morning Ne  Philly.com

Tuesday's primary election showed the power of incumbency in Philly politics. Well, mostly. That's the takeaway from an election where familiar names like ...


American River Cruises That Will Take You Back In Time  Forbes

Whether you take a day cruise or opt for a longer jaunt, these tours will stretch your mind, amaze your eyes and enable you to imagine what life was like on ...


Video: Cruise Ship Passenger, Who May Have Jumped Overboard on Purpose, Rescued After 45-minute Operation  Newsweek

Video footage shared on social media shows the moment a young man apparently jumped overboard from a cruise ship he was travelling on not far from the ...


Cruise secrets: Insider reveals clever way cruises TRICK passengers - you’d never know  Express

CRUISE holidays are a popular way to enjoy a break away for many Britons looking to visit a variety of destinations on one trip. Cruises aren't always that cheap ...


Carnival Cruise Ship to Launch Year-Round Cruises from Charleston  Cruise Hive

Carnival Sunshine about to begin a new year-round *service* from the Port of Charleston after repositioning from Port Canaveral, Florida.


Company involved in midair collision in Alaska suspends cruise-line air tours  The Seattle Times

One of the companies involved in Monday's deadly midair collision near Ketchikan, Alaska, is suspending all pre-booked flightseeing tours for cruise-ship ...


Measles hit a Scientology cruise ship, now under quarantine  Quartz

Cruise ships are great places to rapidly infiltrate new hosts, if you're a virus. So many people sharing the same airspace, with nowhere to go. A reported 300 ...


Maine expects another record year for cruise ships  Press Herald

This year is expected to be one of the busiest on record for cruise ship visits to Maine ports. The first ship to visit the city was the Norwegian Dawn, ...


VIDEO: How a cruise line embarks on digital transformation  PhocusWire

Complicated products, expensive and considered purchases by consumers - just some of the elements in the cruise sector that are hard to shift to a digital-led ...


Five Surprising Places Best Visited on a Cruise  Condé Nast Traveler

Until recently, these spots had become slightly less accessible for tourists, but now they're back—and the best way to see them is on a ship.


Norwegian cruise operator signs rotten fish biogas deal  Reuters

Norwegian cruise ship operator Hurtigruten has signed a 7.5-year deal to buy liquefied biogas (LBG) made from dead fish and other organic waste to power its ...


Carnival Cruise Passenger Jumps Overboard Intentionally  Cruise Hive

A passenger cruising on the Carnival Fascination ship jumped overboard intentionally while at sea.


Minnie Mouse takes the helm as Disney cruise captain to inspire girls  USA TODAY

Move over, Mickey Mouse, there's a new captain on board Disney Cruise Line — Captain Minnie, reports Florida Today, which is part of the USA TODAY ...


Why Titanic didn't sink just because of an iceberg - 'rogue' cruise ship threat revealed  Express

CRUISE ships are guided by experienced captains, with the majority of journeys proving successful. Yet they sometimes encounter natural dangers at sea which ...


Royal Caribbean Is Building the World’s Biggest Cruise Ship — Again  Travel+Leisure

Royal Caribbean just keeps getting bigger. Just one year after beating its own record for the world's largest cruise ship, the cruise line has cut metal on another, ...


Adult-only Cruise Ship Norovirus Outbreak Strikes Passengers Aboard Newly Renovated Vessel  Newsweek

Cruise ship passengers aboard the Marella Explorer 2 reported feeling unwell during their vacation in the Mediterranean Sea.


Banksy crashes Venice Biennale with an installation that criticizes the city's cruise ship problem  Mashable

A new video shows the famous street artist Banksy (or perhaps someone from his team) setting up an unlicensed stall in Venice.


Asian cruise follows Gen. MacArthur's journey at end of World War II  Los Angeles Times

World War II buffs can trace the historic path taken by Gen. Douglas MacArthur at the conclusion of the war on a two-week Ponant East Asia cruise. The voyage ...


This Cruise Ship Was Designed Especially for the Galapagos  Travel+Leisure

Celebrity Cruises' new ship, the Celebrity Flora, is almost ready to set sail to the Galapagos Islands, and it's going to give guests a cruise.


Scientology cruise ship to remain under quarantine in Curacao because of measles  USA TODAY

WILLEMSTAD, Curacao (AP) — Authorities in Curacao say 318 people aboard a Church of Scientology ship docked in the Dutch Caribbean island will remain ...


Style Cruise to Start Chinese Luxury Cruise Line  Cruise Industry News

China Merchants Group (CMG) has signed a deal with Shanghai Style Cruise Industry Development Co. Ltd. for two new 37000-ton luxury cruise ships with an...


What It’s Really Like to Go on a Jon Bon Jovi Cruise: One PEOPLE Editor’s Journey  PEOPLE.com

PEOPLE sent an intrepid reporter on a Jon Bon Jovi fan cruise. Here's what happened.


Scientology cruise ship quarantined for measles case is heading to Curacao  USA TODAY

After spending two days under quarantine in St. Lucia because of a confirmed case of measles, a cruise ship is heading to the Dutch Caribbean island of ...


Behind the Scenes Peek of Upcoming New Carnival Cruise Ship  Cruise Hive

The Carnival Cruise Line Ambassador has gone behind the scenes of the currently under construction Carnival Panorama cruise ship.


Brown cruises to victory in WB mayoral primary  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

WILKES-BARRE — Not only did Mayor Tony George lose his reelection bid, George Brown, his challenger in the Democratic primary Tuesday crushed him in all ...


Cruise ship doctor reveals passengers LIE about this shocking issue - but crew always know  Express

Cruise ship bedrooms can vary in size and quality depending on how much passengers pay. A cruise ship doctor has revealed that some people book ...


Florida-Bound Cruise Ship Turns Around to Search for Missing Woman Overboard in Frigid Atlantic  Newsweek

A passenger aboard the MS Amsterdam cruise ship said a missing woman was feared overboard so the captain turned his vessel around to search for her.


Cruise secrets: Simple trick to help passengers avoid overpacking on a ship - what is it?  Express

CRUISE ships often have very generous luggage limitations, leaving guests spoiled for choice as to what they take on holiday. yet for sea excursions which do ...


Deal Brings 2 New Disney Cruise Ships to Port Canaveral  News 13

A new agreement with Disney Cruise Line means Port Canaveral will get to be the home port for two of Disney's newest ships.


Watch Cruise’s self-driving cars perform 1,400 unprotected left turns in 24 hours  The Verge

Cruise, the self-driving division of General Motors, knows left turns are hard. In a video just published, the company calls unprotected left turns "one of the most ...


Carnival Sunshine's arrival in Charleston raises concern from residents  ABC NEWS 4

A new cruise ship that carries one thousand more passengers per trip than it's predecessor just moved into Charleston harbor. The arrival of Carnival Sunshine ...


Celebrity Cruises Celebrity Edge: Cabins, dining, entertainment and prices explained  Express

A GAME-CHANGER not just for Celebrity Cruises but for the whole cruise industry, Celebrity Edge has Kelly Hoppen-designed interiors and innovative public ...


MainStreet Cruise-in set Saturday  Cleveland Daily Banner

The Mainstreet Cruise-In rolls into Courthouse Square on Saturday, May 25, 1 to 6 p.m.. The 18th season opener in April brought more than 700 vehicles to ...


Q&A With Celebrity Cruises Captain Kate McCue on Her Soon-to-Be New Home, Celebrity Edge  Cruise Critic

(12:30 p.m. EDT) -- We first spoke with Celebrity Cruises Captain Kate McCue, the first American female to captain a large cruise ship, just after she became ...


Martha Stewart's New Cruise Excursions Include Horseback Riding in the Ocean and Local Cooking Classes  Travel+Leisure

In a partnership with MSC Cruises, TV host Martha Stewart has created a series of excursions, dinner menus and gift packages for passengers.


Bucksport cruise-ship season starts with unscheduled visit  Bangor Daily News

With the departure of an American Cruise Lines ship on Wednesday, Bucksport's cruise-ship season has begun and town officials hope to see more of the ...


FCCA Central America Cruise Summit delves into growth, seafarer jobs  Seatrade Cruise News

Central American destinations were encouraged to understand the diverse needs of today's cruise travelers and to differentiate their products in order to ...


New Virgin Voyages Cruise Ship to Visit UK  Cruise Hive

Virgin Voyages has announced the new Scarlet Lady cruise ship will visit two UK destinations before heading towards her new homeports in Miami, Florida.


Cruise: Never pack this one thing in your luggage for a cruise ship holiday  Express

CRUISE ship holidays have been increasing in popularity over recent years but as more and more people take to the seas it's important to be aware of the do's ...


Win a 12-day cruise for two to Alaska on Windstar Cruises!  MyNorthwest.com

Windstar Cruises wants to send you on the voyage of a lifetime this summer with a 12-day cruise for two to Alaska! Witness the grandeur of Alaska's.


'American Constellation' cruise ship returns to Bremerton for second year  Kitsap Sun

The Port of Bremerton praised the vessel's visit, saying cruisers are a 'great boon' for local businesses.


New Seine, Danube Itineraries for 2020 Added by Riviera River Cruises  Travel Agent

Riviera River Cruises will offer two new itineraries on the Seine and Danube Rivers in 2020. The Seine, Paris & Normandy River Cruise will take guests from ...


CSU Maritime Academy ship crashes in Barbados during training cruise  San Francisco Chronicle

Hundreds of students on board a California State University Maritime Academy ship for a two-month training cruise got the lesson of their lives as the vessel ...


Classic Cruises of Newport, Sailing Heals partner to provide uplifting experiences for cancer patients and caregivers  What'sUpNewp

Cancer is a reality that has become much too common for families. In 2019, there will be an estimated 1,762,450 new cancer cases diagnosed and 606,880 ...


This One-Time-Only 'Game of Thrones' Cruise Just Launched to Ease Your Withdrawal  Thrillist

With so many people talking about Game of Thrones' final season at work and online, it kind of feels like we're in a sepia-toned image of...


Cal Maritime training ship resumes cruise after accident  Lompoc Record

VALLEJO, Calif. (AP) — The California Maritime Academy's training ship Golden Bear is resuming a cruise after being damaged in an accident in the eastern ...


AI On Cruise Ships: The Fascinating Ways Royal Caribbean Uses Facial Recognition And Machine Vision  Forbes

In this case study we look at how cruise ship operator Royal Caribbean is using artificial intelligence, machine learning, machine vision and facial recognition ...


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