Cruise Safely

David Nike Senior Contributor One of the fleet of Hurtigruten coastal cruise ships operating along the Norwegian coastline.GETTY A woman who fell from the...
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Gianluca Mezzofiore, CNN • Updated 19th October 2019 (CNN) — A woman was removed from a cruise ship and banned for life by the cruise company after she climbed onto her room's balcony railing to pose for a dangerous photo shoot over the ocean.
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By Associated Press |Oct 10, 2019 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Hotels in the nation's most populous state will have to stop giving guests small plastic shampoo bottles under a new law set to take effect starting in 2023. Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Wednesday...
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BY THE MARITIME EXECUTIVE 2019-10-08 17:06:21 On Saturday, five passengers aboard the river cruise boat Prinzessin Isabella were injured when she collided with a cargo ship on the Danube.  Early Saturday morning, at a position near the river port of Ismail, Ukraine, the Isabella collided with...

Frank Abagnale, Contributor CNBC Every year, millions of American consumers — nearly 7% of the population — are victims of scams and fraud. In 2017, the number of fraud victims in the US reached 16.7 million, with $16.8 billion lost.
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October 1, 20194:31 PM ETHeard on All Things Considered BY BRIAN NAYLOR A person opens the door of a Department of Licensing office in Lacey, Wash. Starting Oct. 1, 2020, travelers will need...
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(Washington Post illustration; iStock) By Hannah Sampson September 23, 2019 at 5:43 PM EDT When thousands of travelers around the world found themselves stranded Monday after Thomas Cook, the world’s oldest tour operator,...
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By Ashlea Halpern Photo: Jan Greune / LOOK-foto/Getty Images/LOOK Packing is hard. Especially when the destination might involve giant mosquitoes or Instagram-worthy hiking trails. What do frequent travelers to these spots — the ones who best...
Chinese tourist falls off cruise ship, survives 38 hours adrift at sea

Doug Criss, CNN • Published 19th September 2019 (CNN) — You've probably never given much thought to the quality of the water on an airplane.Maybe it's time you should.A recent study ranks the water served on major and regional US airlines.Drink...
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BY THE MARITIME EXECUTIVE 2019-09-05 After an extensive dive search, the remains of 33 out of 34 missing individuals from the dive boat Conception have been recovered, and officials are using DNA analysis to determine the identities of the victims. An investigation into the cause of the...