Cruise Safely

By Laura Vanderkam of fastcompany.com 1. Planning May Be The Best Part Anticipation accounts for a major chunk of human happiness. One study of vacationers found (no surprise) that they were happier than people who weren’t getting away, but almost all of the happiness boost happened before the vacation...

Maybe it was a slow news day but the Royal Gazette in Bermuda ran a story titled BA Ruined my Cruise. It would have been a better titled “How I Ruined My Cruise.” You can read the link for full details but the summary is that between Bermuda...

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by maritime-executive.com The latest IT solutions in People Tracking have captured the interest of Carnival Corporation and the Italian Navy. A live demo in Milan on June 23 was attended by safety and technical management of Carnival Group, the largest cruise company in the world, and by the Naval...

The most common crimes against tourists are pickpocketing and snatch/run crimes. These same crimes can also be the easiest to avoid.. There are a number of actions you can take to reduce your risk, or at least reduce your loss if you fall victim. Fake wallets, clothing designed to prevent theft, and...

The team at Cruise Safely is proud to introduce our first (of many!) Infographic. Keep these 10 tips in mind for your next cruise. With this being our first Infographic, we would love to hear your thoughts and suggestions. Feel free to submit comments to this post!

by Kendra Conlon, of WTSP 10 News is getting results for a local widow who contacted us, after Royal Caribbean refused to give her a cruise refund, even though she had travel insurance. "That's why I reached out to you guys. I felt like I wasn't going to get anywhere,"...

You may have recently read that Carnival has been granted permission by the U.S. Government to cruise to Cuba from Miami. Carnival expects Cuba to quickly grant permission as well. While the U.S. government has strict rules about travel to Cuba, no other country does. Cuba is a popular...

Taking travel insurance for granted and not paying close enough attention to the fine print of documents involved, might come back to haunt you. It has been observed that while buying travel insurance, people tend to make the most basic mistakes that sometimes lead to disastrous consequences. If you...

by KOMO News The U.S. Coast Guard has launched a search for a missing cruise ship passenger in the eastern Strait of Juan de Fuca and in Puget Sound. The male passenger was unaccounted for when the Holland America cruise ship MS Statendam arrived early Monday in Seattle from...