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Is cruising safe? Most of the time, but beware of what can go wrong.  The Washington Post

A study makes the case that the vacation option has gotten safer over time, even if ship capacity has increased. But here's what has been tracked that can go ...


The 10 best large cruise ships for people who love food  Business Insider

Royal Caribbean International and Celebrity Cruises — which are both owned by Royal Caribbean Cruises — accounted for nine of the ships in the top 10.


Civil unrest in Puerto Rico forces multiple cruise ships to alter routes  Fox News

Civil unrest in Puerto Rico is forcing multiple cruise ships to alter their itineraries. Royal Caribbean canceled stops in San Juan on at least two of its cruises, ...


Princess Cruises Will Give You $1,000 to Spend Onboard for Voyages in 2020  Travel+Leisure

Princess Cruises announced a new sale this week offering guests up to $1000 onboard credit.


Cruise passenger claims cabin flooded with sewage-smelling 'waste water' during 'nightmare' voyage  Fox News

A cruise passenger claims his recent family vacation was ruined after his family's cabin began flooding with “waste water” that smelled like sewage. Kass Stone ...


Carnival Vista to resume Galveston cruises ahead of schedule  Houston Chronicle

The Carnival Vista cruise ship, which was taken out of *service* earlier this month for repairs, will return to the Port of Galveston earlier than expected -- offering a ...


Is Cruising Safe? 10 Things To Know After Child Dies On A Cruise Ship  Forbes

Being on a cruise ship the size of a massive hotel may appear safe at first glance, but there are inherent dangers when you're floating on a vessel in the middle ...


15 cruises that rival other vacations in experience and price  USA TODAY

Whether you are looking for a special family vacation, a romantic getaway, or the waterway less taken, there may be a cruise for you. 24/7 Wall Street compiled a ...


Celebrity Cruises maitre d’ awarded $10.3 million for injury in kitchen  Sun Sentinel

A food *service* worker was awarded $10.3 million for spinal injuries he says he suffered when struck by a bread trolley in the galley of Celebrity Cruises' Eclipse.


The 2020 Cruise Lines and Itineraries We're Most Excited About  Condé Nast Traveler

Get ahead on some of the coolest cruises for next year.


Why Cruise Lines Are Putting So Much Money Into Private Islands  Condé Nast Traveler

More cruise lines are purchasing private islands around the world—here's what it means for your vacation.


Cruise Lines Cancel Cruises Due to Propulsion Problems  Cruise Fever

Cruise lines including Carnival Cruise Line and Norwegian Cruise Line have had to cancel cruises with month due to propulsion problems with cruise ships.


The Best Cruises From New Orleans  Forbes

Here are some of the best cruises embarking from New Orleans—the sixth largest cruise port in America and a perfect departure point for taking a Caribbean ...


River boat cruises coming to Fort Worth  FOX 4 News

Panther Island Pavilion in Fort Worth is adding another outdoor activity for people to enjoy this summer.


Environmental group grades cruise lines: Disney gets an A-; most others get F's  USA TODAY

An environmental organization has released its grades of cruise lines and ships ⁠— giving most of the lines D's and F's ⁠— but the cruise industry is hitting back ...


'Glove Boat' crew cruises Long Beach waters to clean up trash  KABC-TV

Long Beach locals are cleaning up the ocean aboard the Glove Boat, one trash cruise at a time.


The 2021 Cruises To Book Now  Condé Nast Traveler

It's never too early to book a cruise; here are the 2021 cruise itineraries we're watching now, from world voyages to arctic expeditions.


Elderly Couple Kicked Off Cruise Ship After Losing Passport  Newsweek

An elderly couple who were kicked off a cruise ship after losing a passport have blasted the operator, Regent Seven Seas Cruises. Chris Crook, 70, said he and ...


Cruise ship rescues and mishaps: 6 times emergency struck on Royal Caribbean, Carnival, more  USA TODAY

Here's what happens when emergency strikes on the high seas, from norovirus on a Royal Caribbean cruise to Coast Guard airlifts from Carnival Pride.


Cruise Critic Announces World’s Most Popular Cruise Destinations  Forbes

Cruise Critic just announced the winners of its fourth annual Cruisers' Choice Destination Awards.


Cruise secrets: Ship passengers ‘handed a small envelope’ by crew when they board - why?  Express

CRUISE ship passengers are treated to a wealth of experiences while on board. Staff usually cater to their individual needs and demands, after being on the ...


7 of the best cruise ship loyalty programs to join  Business Insider

Before you hit the high seas, it would behoove you to explore what cruise ship loyalty programs are available to you.


Thousands of Norwegian Cruise Line passengers stranded in Barcelona after technical issue  USA TODAY

Norwegian Cruise Line is apologizing to customers for canceling a cruise in Spain, days before it was supposed to end in Italy.


How to Plan a Cruise for Travelers With Reduced Mobility  The New York Times

With a bit of planning, you can take a cruise that fits your needs.


A 'Dream' come true: Meet a Disney Cruise Line Cruise Director  GMA

"GMA" profiles Disney Dream Cruise Director Jimmy Lynett as part of its series on some of the most unusual and amazing jobs in the travel industry.


'They're absolutely devastated:' Family of 18-month-old girl killed in cruise ship fall to return home  USA TODAY

INDIANAPOLIS — An Indiana couple whose 18-month-old daughter fell to her death Sunday from the 11th story of a cruise ship hope to return home Thursday ...


sale-small-ship-mexico-cruises-baja-beaches-islands  Los Angeles Times

Discount cruises to Mexico with AdventureSmith Explorations.


Carnival, Royal Caribbean among worse cruise-ship polluters  Business Insider

Carnival Corp and Royal Caribbean Cruises do a poor job of limiting the pollution from their ships, according to the environmental-advocacy group Friends of ...


Video: Girl, 7, Aboard Cruise Ship With Severe Stomach Pains Medevaced 200 Miles From Coast  Newsweek

The U.S. Coast Guard stepped in after a seven-year-old girl developed abdominal pains on a remote cruise ship on Monday. Celebrity Cruises' Celebrity ...


Cruise secrets: Ship passengers must be savvy about these three rules at ALL times  Express

CRUISE ship passengers often have generous luggage limitations for their trip. That might be pretty fortunate as some are required to follow three specific rules ...


Virgin Voyages Announces Private Island Beach Club  PEOPLE.com

Richard Branson's adults-only cruise line, Virgin Voyages, just announced its most convincing selling-point yet — a pit stop on a stunning private oasis called ...


US toddler dies after fall from cruise ship in Puerto Rico  ABC News

A 1-year-old girl apparently slipped from her grandfather's hands and fell to her death from the 11th story of a cruise ship docked in Puerto Rico, police said ...


Which Cruise Line Should I Sail? The Definitive Guide for 2020  Cruzely.com

Selecting a cruise line can feel a bit overwhelming with all of the options. We breakdown each of the major lines to help you determine which is right for you.


Carnival vs. Royal Caribbean vs. Norwegian Cruise Line, ranked  INSIDER

Carnival, Royal Caribbean, and Norwegian Cruise Line accounted for nearly $6 billion in profits and over 70% of the cruise market in 2018.


Carnival Vista Returns To Service Earlier Than Planned  Cruise Radio

After almost two months of propulsion issues and a successful week in dry dock, Carnival Vista is returning to *service* earlier than anticipated.


the louvre's luxury culture cruises set sail across the adriatic, venice and the persian gulf  Designboom

the louvre museum has partnered with french luxury cruise company ponant to organize two culture cruises in 2020: one across the persian gulf, and one of the ...


'Top Gun 2': Everything we know about 'Maverick' after Tom Cruise drops first trailer  USA TODAY

Now that the first, epic trailer has dropped for Tom Cruise's "Top Gun: Maverick," let's break down what we know.


Budapest illumination cruises a no-go for some river lines  Travel Weekly

Budapest's popular illumination cruises past Hungary's brightly lit Parliament building may be a thing of the past for river cruise lines. The evening Danube ...


Cruise ship routes face HUGE shake-up amid claims of ‘over tourism’ and ‘negative impact’  Express

CRUISE ship disasters in Venice and protests against the vessel-based tourism in Barcelona and Bruges have sparked a huge investigation which is tipped to ...


Royal Caribbean offering Prime Day cruise fare sale  Royal Caribbean Blog

Royal Caribbean is offering its own Prime Day sale, with up to $300 instant savings on cruises booked on July 15 or 16th. The Primed for Adventure sale is valid ...


The world's best cruises of 2019: Fodor's Travel names top picks  USA TODAY

With a million different cruise ships out there, Fodor's Travel has now made it easy to choose the best one for any occasion. The results of the first-ever Fodor's ...


Cruise Ship Passenger, 70, Sues Younger Man After Argument Over Sunbed  Newsweek

A German man is suing a fellow cruise ship passenger after a violent argument broke out over a sunbed. The ship was sailing through the Indian Ocean during a ...


Royal Caribbean Announces New Itineraries for Two Cruise Ships  Cruise Hive

Royal Caribbean has announced new itineraries for Majesty of the Seas out of New Orleans and Empress of the Seas out of Miami.


Memphis couple stranded aboard cruise ship as Tropical Storm Barry made landfall  FOX13 Memphis

A Memphis couple is happy to be ashore after their cruise ship got stuck right in the middle of Tropical Storm Barry's path.


Cruise: Never book these cruise ship cabins - you risk an unpleasant problem  Express

CRUISE ship holidays are an excellent way to explore the world and visit multiple destinations. A trip could be spoilt, however, if you find yourself unhappy with ...


Richard Branson 'Never Wanted to Go on a Cruise'—So He Started His Own Adults-Only Cruise Line  PEOPLE.com

"It's nice because we can cater completely to the adults," says Branson. "We can do a few outrageous things, which might be a bit more difficult to do if there were ...


On high-end cruise lines, being a VIP means exclusive parties and other perks - Los Angeles Times  Los Angeles Times

Elite cruisers get the best of the best. They might mingle with ship's officers, get tickets to special events at port and spend time in an under-sea lounge.


Carnival Cancels Cruises Due to Cruise Ship Issue  Cruise Fever

Carnival Cruise Line has canceled three upcoming cruises on one of their cruise ships due to an ongoing issue with the ship's maximum speed. Three.


Tom Cruise Tells ‘Conan’ The Secrets Behind His ‘Tropic Thunder’ Character And Dance Moves  Deadline

Tom Cruise isn't known for comedy, but he does have it on his resume. Tonight on Conan, he resurrected his Tropic Thunder character Les Grossman's dance ...


Tom Cruise Surprises Comic-Con Audience With ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Official Trailer  CBS Los Angeles

SAN DIEGO (CBSLA) — Tom Cruise surprised attendees at the 2019 Comic-Con International in San Diego Thursday with the official trailer for Top Gun: ...


Cruise ship tours: MSC Cruises' new MSC Bellissima  USA TODAY

MSC Bellissima has an aqua park, water slides, elevated dining.


Add This 120-Night World Cruise To Your Bucket List  Cruise Radio

Regent Seven Seas Cruises recently announced that bookings are now open for its Navigate the World bucket list voyage.


Princess Cruises Adding First Ever Digitally Enhanced Escape Room on New Ships  Cruise Fever

On the next two new cruise ships from Princess Cruises, the cruise line is adding the world's first interactive Mediascape Room. Sky Princess and.


Thousands of vacations canceled after mechanical failure on Norwegian Cruise Line ship  The Washington Post

More than 2,000 cruise passengers were stuck in Barcelona this week and thousands more vacations were canceled because of technical problems on a ...


Death of Indiana toddler who fell from cruise ship in Puerto Rico prompts cruise line scrutiny  WRTV Indianapolis

Authorities investigating an 18-month-old Indiana girl's fatal fall from an open window on a cruise ship in Puerto Rico said Thursday they are considering many ...


Princess Cruises conducts summer community outreach  Santa Clarita Valley Signal

Princess Cruises employees have had been busy this summer with their Summer Sizzle Series of community outreach here in Santa Clarita, including efforts to ...


Death of Cruise Ship Toddler Who Fell out Window 'Could Be Murder': Police  Newsweek

Police investigating the death of the 18-month girl who fell from a cruise ship while playing with her grandfather say they have not ruled out the possibility of ...


Cruise secrets: Ex cruise ship crew member reveals what he wishes passengers knew  Express

Cruise ship passengers are well-looked after by attentive crew members. It can be easy to forget about the difference in lives led on board the ship. Cruise ...


An expert guide to cruising the Canary Islands  The Telegraph

Read our expert guide to cruises around the Canary Islands, featuring Tenerife, Lanzarote, Fuerteventura, La Palma, La Gomera, El Hierro and Gran Canaria, ...


Tom Cruise's Top Gun: Maverick is bringing audiences back into the danger zone.  Slate

After spending over 30 years missing in action, America's favorite homoerotic military propaganda film, Top Gun, is finally getting a sequel, Top Gun: Maverick— ...


Kearsarge ARG's unusual cruise is over  NavyTimes.com

The three warships left Norfolk on Dec. 17 but their tour really became three separate cruises.


Cruise ship employee dives in after passenger who jumped overboard, rescues her 'in minutes'  Fox News

A cruise ship member dove into the water to rescue a passenger who "chose, of her own will, to jump overboard" in Italy, MSC Cruises confirmed to Fox News.


Attorney blames cruise line in child's fatal fall  CNN

An 18-month-old girl died after falling from a window on a Royal Caribbean cruise ship. The family's attorney wants to hold the cruise line accountable.


Disney Cruise Line named 'World’s Best' by Travel + Leisure readers  Florida Today

Jumping from the No. 2 spot last year, Disney Cruise Line beat out Cunard, which had topped the list for years.


Stevenage crash: What are car cruises?  BBC News

After people several people are hurt in a crash at a car cruise event - What are they?


Royal Caribbean to revamp one of the world’s largest cruise ships  Orlando Sentinel

Royal Caribbean will bring Allure of the Seas in line with the other three Oasis-class ships in a $165 million overhaul.


Tom Cruise Surprises Fans at Comic-Con and Drops the First Trailer to Top Gun: Maverick  PEOPLE.com

Tom Cruise surprised fans at San Diego Comic-Con and brought along a special treat.


7 hidden fees that will make your cruise more expensive than you thought  Business Insider

Your cruise fare most likely includes meals, accommodations, and entertainment, but you will probably encounter some hidden fees and unexpected charges, ...


Cruise Ship Guests Spent Rocky Extra Day at Sea as Storm Barry Arrived  Newsweek

Shaken cruise ship passengers are glad to be back on dry land after their liner got a lashing from Tropical Storm Barry. One Memphis, Tennessee couple told ...


I was sniffy about cruise ships – but then I met Maureen and Chris  The Guardian

On a visit aboard the Queen Mary 2, I learned it's not all ballrooms and bow ties. I even befriended a couple from my neck of the woods, writes Adrian Chiles.


Tom Cruise surprises Comic-Con with ‘Top Gun’ sequel trailer  WDAF FOX4 Kansas City

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fLpA2yRPfFA SAN DIEGO — Tom Cruise has made an unexpected flyby at San Diego Comic-Con to debut the first trailer for ...


Royal Caribbean to Sail Year-Round Cruises From New Orleans  Cruise Critic

Beginning in January 2020, Royal Caribbean will sail year-round voyages from New Orleans on Majesty of the Seas, which will homeport there and offer.


Vancouver tradition keeps rolling at Cruise the Couve  The Columbian

In the 1950s, '60s and early '70s, so many teens would cruise up and down Main Street and Broadway in Vancouver that it could take 45 minutes to travel a ...


Verizon cruises to best overall US carrier title in new study, AT&T comes in second  9to5Mac

After a large-scale study yesterday gave Verizon top honors for best LTE availability and best video experience, RootMetrics is out today with its own large-scale ...


From cruise ships to Trump's hotel, Calvinist Christian nationalism is making moves  Religion News Service

(RNS) — There aren't many cruise “experience” directors who spend their days defending what is described as America's Judeo-Christian heritage and ...


Overnights in Turkey, South America Circumnavigations and More: These New Cruise Itineraries Will Make You Swoon  Cruise Critic

In fall 2020, Disney Fantasy and Disney Dream will sail to the Bahamas and Caribbean from Port Canaveral, offering both Halloween on the High Seas.


Family of 18-month-old girl killed in cruise ship fall to return home  Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indiana couple whose 18-month-old daughter fell to her death Sunday from the 11th story of a cruise ship hope to return home ...


Arctic Cruise Ships Seized by Russia 'Suddenly and Unexpectedly'  Newsweek

One Ocean Expeditions had leased the vessels MV Akademik Ioffe and the MV Akademik from the Russian government.


Florida Georgia Line team cruises into town ahead of concert  WABI

At least ten 18-wheelers carrying equipment for the show were parked at Dysart's in Hermon Tuesday morning.


Carnival's New Mardi Gras Ship Boasts the Very First Roller Coaster at Sea  PEOPLE.com

BOLT: Ultimate Sea coaster will reach speeds of nearly 40 mph, and offer riders 360-degree views.


Woman on Cruise Ship, Who Was Saved After Falling Overboard in Dramatic Helicopter Rescue, Dies in Hospital  Newsweek

A woman who was rescued after falling off a cruise ship in Norway has died in the hospital, despite receiving emergency medical care. The unnamed female ...


Pasco fire, cruise boat plan ahead for river rescues  KEPR 19

A team of first responders from Pasco Fire Department met and worked with crewmembers aboard the Chrysalis at Columbia Point Marina Tuesday afternoon.


Carnival Cruise Ship Diverts Due to Potential Tropical Storm Barry  Cruise Hive

Carnival Cruise Line has sent out a letter to Carnival Valor guests due to the growing storm off the Gulf coast which is expected to become Tropical Storm Barry ...


How the possible hurricane might impact cruises, beach plans in Texas this weekend  Chron.com

A tropical depression expected to form in the Gulf by late Thursday may not land in Texas, but many travelers in the state might feel the impact of the storm.


Carnival's Nine Cruise Lines to Significantly Reduce Single-Use Plastics by 2021  Cruise Fever

Carnival Corporation, the largest travel leisure company in the world operating nine cruise lines and over 100 cruise ships, will significantly reduce single-use ...


Carnival Cruise Line to Sail Expanded Bermuda Season From 5 East Coast Homeports  Cruise Critic

For its 2019/2020 season, Carnival Cruise Line will offer more than 40 cruises to Bermuda a record number for the line with eight of the sailings.


Carnival's Next New Cruise Ship Completes Sea Trials  Cruise Fever

Carnival Cruise Line's next new cruise ship, Carnival Panorama, successfully completed sea trials earlier this week. Carnival Panorama is the cruise.


'Cherished Beyond Measure': Family of Indiana Toddler Killed in Fall From Cruise Ship Pens Heartbreaking Obituary  NBC Chicago

The family of an 18-month-old Indiana toddler who died after falling from a Royal Caribbean cruise ship last week penned a heartbreaking obituary for the little ...


The Louvre Museum Is Getting Into the Curated Luxury Cruise Business, Offering Trips Into History for $4,000 a Head  artnet News

The Louvre is partnering with French luxury cruise company Ponant on two new cultural cruises through the Adriatic and the Persian Gulf.


The 1970s Cruise Ship Nightmare That Ended in a Mutiny  History

It was a little after 3:00 a.m. on July 2, 1978 when those aboard the S.S. America realized the voyage was doomed. Things had gotten off to an uneasy start nine.


AIDA Cruises to trial fuel cells  Seatrade Cruise News

The trial will take place in cooperation with Meyer Werft within the scope of the 'Pa-X-ell 2' project promoted by Germany's Federal Ministry of Transport and ...


Carnival cruise lines get Fs on limiting pollution  INSIDER

Findings compiled by Friends of the Earth show most cruise lines do a poor job of limiting the damage they do to the environment.


Disney cruise returns to Galveston this winter with upgraded ship  austin360

Disney Cruise Line will once again offer a selection of holiday-themed sailings out of Galveston this winter — and this time on an upgraded ship.Prior to its fall ...


Ex-coach Who Sexually Assaulted Woman in Cruise Ship Cabin Is Sentenced  Newsweek

An ex-cheerleading coach who sexually assaulted a female colleague on a cruise ship has been sentenced. Anthony Paul De La Torriente, 30, was sentenced ...


Scientology ‘indoctrinated’ Tom Cruise’s children to reject Nicole Kidman, ex-church member says  The Mercury News

Placido Domingo's daughter-in-law, who worked at Scientology's Celebrity Center in L.A., says she knows "the technique" the church used to turn the "Big Little ...


P&O Ferries is launching a host of music-themed mini cruises  Mirror Online

P&O Ferries has a fun line-up of mini cruises planned for 2019 with quirky music themes.


Venice tourist crackdown: How protestors block waterways to stop cruise ships  Express

CRUISE ship passengers are “not welcome” in Venice, where protests often happen against the industry, a documentary reveals.


Chicago River architecture cruise voted top world travel experience  Curbed Chicago

Spend some time along the Chicago River, and you'll get an education in historic architecture. A range of styles can be spotted along the river: Modernist, ...


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