Cruise Safely

By Spencer Aronfeld of huffingtonpost.com Will U.S.-based passenger cruise lines like Disney, Carnival, Royal Caribbean, and Celebrity soon be unloading passengers in Havana? No one seems more excited about, prepared for, and capable of navigating major cruises to Cuba than Norwegian Cruise Line's newly minted CEO, Frank...

By Elizabeth Enochs of bustle.com If you’ve ever wondered what it’s like to go on a cruise, I have some good news: cruises are fun! They allow you to experience different cultures, enjoy a new climate, meet people from all over the world, and eat fancy, three-course dinners in the ship’s...

by THERESA NORTON MASEK of travelpulse.com There were reports of smoke “billowing” from Carnival Cruise Line’s Carnival Liberty in St. Maarten Friday morning, but the line says there was no fire, just an overheated bearing in the forward section. “Guests from a small number of staterooms near the forward section...

By BARBIE LATZA NADEAU of The Daily Beast Remember the TV series “Love Boat”? It aired back in the day when going on a cruise conjured up images of fancy umbrella drinks, stolen moonlight kisses, and the blissful banality of total relaxation before anyone heard of Wi-Fi. Since then, the...

A cruise vacation is a fun time and you want to make sure that you have everything you need packed in your carry on and luggage as you get ready to have a great time at sea. Check out some of these absolute must haves to help keep you...

Seasickness, motion sickness, whatever you may call it - not feeling good while you are trying to enjoy a cruise vacation is simply not ideal. The queasy feeling in your stomach can definitely put a damper on any vacation and ruin some of the fun things that you wanted...

From catching a bug to a cruise accident - people constantly wonder if a cruise ship is a safe option for a vacation. While the headlines in the media can certainly spark some suspicion with merit, it is important to recognize just how few of those cruise ship incidents actually...

When you choose to go on a cruise as your vacation, there are some stereotypes and stigmas that you might find yourself wanting answers to. Family and friends could tell you tons of stories of cruises that they have heard passed through the grape vine. They know someone who...
The Non-Boring Safe Travel Guide

Planning on traveling but worried about getting sick? Or maybe you're happy to travel but your parents are convinced that you will end up robbed, raped, and left bleeding in a ditch and suffering from malaria? So you want foolproof safe travel solutions? Sorry, the world does not come with guarantees -...

by ihsmaritime360.com For the sake of transparency many cruise lines have voluntarily agreed to disclose all claims of alleged incidents on board their vessels that fall under the categories outlined in the CVSSA, even if such allegations may be false or baseless. In December 2014, legislation was passed in...