Travel Health

DONALD WOOD  OCTOBER 08, 2021 Florida's Governor Ron DeSantis. (photo via Flickr/Gage Skidmore) The State of Florida has filed an appeal in its case against Norwegian Cruise Line regarding vaccine passports.

September 20, 2021 Shared from Cruise Industry News As the pandemic situation continues to evolve, cruise lines are constantly adapting their health and safety protocols. Following recommendations from government and health authorities, several...

 James Shillinglaw, Sep 21, 2021 This week Viking.TV is showcasing different well-being, relaxation and mindfulness practices from around the world. From learning about the benefits of the Nordic diet (Sept. 20) to hearing from the authors of...

 RICH THOMASELLI  SEPTEMBER 12, 2021 The CDC's map of the riskiest places to travel to contract COVID-19 shows the U.S. in deep red, or one of the worst. (CDC) The Centers for Disease...

September 11, 2021 Shared from Cruise Industry News As the cruise industry is adapting to the new CDC regulation stating that all passengers must test negative against coronavirus no more than two days...

Shared from Maritime Executive Norwegian Gem at NCL's new PortMiami terminal (NCLH) After winning an injunction against Florida's government last week, Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings successfully launched the state's first ever all-vaccinated cruise with a...

Shared from Maritime Executive Carnival Vista (Carnival file image) A female passenger who tested positive for COVID-19 during a recent sailing of the Carnival Vista has died of the disease, Carnival Cruise Line confirmed in a statement...

September 03, 2021 Shared from Cruise Industry News After several policy updates in August, most of the major cruise lines are now requiring guests to wear face masks. Here are the mask...

LAURIE BARATTI  AUGUST 26, 2021 European Union flag over a map of the region. (photo via iStock/Getty Images E+/FotografiaBasica) Two European Union (E.U.) member nations, Austria and Croatia, have...

By Arnie Weissmann  August 11, 2021 This week, Dr. Stephen Ostroff said he is comfortable unmasked, indoors, circulating among 2,608 other (mostly) unmasked people. This is not what one expects to hear from a 20-plus-year veteran of the CDC who...