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By Katherine Lawrey 16 MARCH 2020 • 4:30PM The global cruise industry is taking an unprecedented break from operations as travel restrictions due to coronavirus take hold aroud the world.  The first cruise operator to announce it was suspending its river...
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BY THE MARITIME EXECUTIVE 02-17-2020 09:40:00 Diamond Princess (file image) Japan's health ministry confirmed Monday that 99 more people have tested positive for infection with coronavirus aboard the cruise ship Diamond Princess, bringing the total to 454 out of...

Marnie Hunter, CNN • Published 13th February 2020 (CNN) — As the novel coronavirus continues to spread, the cruise industry is under scrutiny following an outbreak that has left one ship quarantined in Asia and passengers worldwide worrying about whether they need to change their cruise plans.More...

BY NATHANIEL WEIXEL - 01/27/20 05:43 PM EST © Getty Images The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued its highest travel warning on Monday, urging Americans to avoid...

Katia Hetter, CNN • Updated 8th January 2020 (CNN) — Think your profanity-laced T-shirt would be fun to wear on your next cruise?Carnival Cruise Line says no.Guests should "ensure their clothing and accessories are respectful to fellow guests," reads Carnival's website FAQ.That means nothing...
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Shared from The Maritime Executive Grand Princess (file image) On Wednesday, the U.S. Coast Guard and U.S. Navy teamed up to medevac a 69-year-old passenger from the cruise ship Grand Princess about 210 miles northwest of Hilo, Hawaii. 
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Opinion by Michael Bociurkiw Fri December 27, 2019 CNN (CNN)With many of us unlocking our phones almost 50 times a day and devoting five hours of our day to screens, I suppose it was inevitable that revenue-hungry airlines would enable our...
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CBS NEWSDecember 13, 2019, 7:50 AM Some of the victims of Monday's volcanic eruption in New Zealand were passengers from a Royal Caribbean cruise ship. That's now raising questions about the liability of cruise lines and the excursion companies they contract with.
A winter storm caused a delayed return for a cruise.
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By Jack Guy, CNN (CNN) The deaths of at least five tourists in a volcanic eruption in New Zealand have raised questions over whether tour companies are taking enough precautions to keep visitors safe -- and whether tourists are aware...
First aid kits can differ from person to person.

BY DEVOUN CETOUTE NOVEMBER 29, 2019 11:10 AM  After traveling to Belize on a Carnival Cruise Line ship, two Americans were killed and five were injured in an independent tour bus crash Wednesday. Riding in a Dodge passenger van, Jacqueline Abad,...