Holland America Line

Mourning the Cruising Victims of The Fort Lauderdale Shooting

by Jason Leppert of travelpulse.com There has indeed been a lot of cause for reassurance among travelers over the last year to stay calm and cruise on among various attacks affecting transit, and unfortunately, the recent shooting at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport prompts it yet again. Cruise Hive is reporting that...
Carnival Corporation announced four new cruise ships for 2016.

Carnival Corporation is the largest cruise company in the world. It has 10 cruise line brands and almost 100 ships. Recently, Carnival announced they are adding cruise ships to their fleet. Here are the four that will be unveiled in 2016: 1. Holland America Line's...
Mega Cruise Ship

by Spencer Aronfeld of huffingtonpost.com The race to sail the largest mega cruise ships is heating up among the world's cruise ship companies. Carnival announced its newly ordered ships will hold nearly 7,000 passengers each, making them literally floating cities. This seems consistent with CEO Arnold...
Cruises take you to the prettiest parts of the planet: these cruises are working to keep those places pretty.

Cruises have a bad reputation when it comes to the environment. The amount of waste alone is staggering: Sewage, drain water and garbage are all produced in mass quantities on cruise ships. In addition, cruise ships burn a lot of fuel, sending the byproducts...

by maritime-executive.com The Alaskan Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has penalized seven major cruise lines for emissions violations since 2010. The violations were revealed in Norwegian Cruise Line’s quarterly Security and Exchange Commission filing. Carnival, Holland America Line, Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises and Silversea Cruises are the other six cruise...

On July 23, 2015, the Justice Department and Carnival Corp. announced a comprehensive and landmark settlement agreement under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) to advance equal access for individuals with disabilities who travel on cruise ships. The agreement applies to 62 ships among the Carnival Cruise Line,...

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...

By Hannah Sampson of Miami Herald The world’s major cruise ship companies are in supersize mode. Six years after the launch of the largest passenger ship ever built, cruise giant Carnival Corp. announced that some of its upcoming vessels will hold more passengers than any other at sea: a maximum of...