The Love Hate Relationship of Working On Cruise Ships

Apr 05, 2016

Written By Sean Sassoon

Training Manager for Maritime Operations at Carnival Cruise Line

Interview Tips

Apr 05, 2016

When you are preparing answers for the interviewer's questions, emphasize the qualities you posses which are related to the position you are applying for. Offer answers which will leave the interviewer as if you are the only possible candidate for the position, but even more importantly, be honest.

Protesting and Consequences on a Cruise Ship

Apr 05, 2016

Through out our human history, people have expressed their interests and concerns to their employers, but thought the history of the cruise industry this has not been such an often occurrence for many reasons.

Surviving Love on a Cruise Ship

Apr 05, 2016

People who have worked on cruise ships for few contracts know what to expect and what not to expect out of living and working on the metal giants of the open seas. Crew members with experience know that relationships and love on a cruise ships are not the same as on land. Casual sex aboard the cruise ships is expected since most of the times people do not end up on the same ships every contract. This does not mean that romantic relationships and true love does not occur aboard one cruise ship.

Señor Frog's Great Party’s or?

Apr 05, 2016

For most crew members who have ever been in Cozumel or Nassau may have an idea of the dangers which may occur in these ports. Unfortunately, not a lot of passengers are aware of the same dangers, thus might end up going through the painful process of seeking justice in the same and not find it. Most people who have cruised the waters which lead to these port are aware of how much fun they can have in the party place called Senor Frogs.

How To Create Life On Land After Cruise Ships

Apr 04, 2016

By: Jen Steele

So here's how I FINALLY settled into life on land without having to join the rat race:

I actually now have a global business (which I'll share with you how I did that in just a moment)...

...and it's almost unbelievable to look at that now, knowing where I was just a few short months ago.

Two Cruise Ship Passengers Die in Motorcycle Accident in Cozumel

Apr 04, 2016

The Local News Media El Policiaco reported on a fatal accident in Cozumel, Mexico, involving two Carnival Liberty cruise ship passengers.  The couple rented a bike type Honda for sightseeing on April 2, while the cruise ship was docked in the port. One of the road curves proved to be fatal for the them, after they lost control of the bike skidding off the road.

Sadly the woman died at the scene of the accident and her partner died few hours later in the hospital.

Saturday Night Takeaway Show on P&O Britannia

Apr 03, 2016

Ant and Dec presented tonight's Saturday Night Takeaway from the open deck of the P&O Cruises flag ship Britannia.

Crew Member Attacked and Robed in Recife

Apr 02, 2016

A Serbian crew member working as a violinist on MSC Poesia cruise ship, was stabbed in Recife, Brazil on Saturday. Vera Stefanovic, age 31, was assaulted by two men who tried to take her bag. The attack happened in Avenida Alfredo Lisboa, in the city center, when Vera Stefanovic and a fellow Brazilian crew member were surprised by two burglars.

She fell on the ground and one of the robbers was pulling her bag. That's when one of the robbers pulled the knife and hit her in the head.

The blow struck the head of the Serbian tourist caused a deep cut on the scalp. 

Secrets to the Top 10 Most Popular Cruise Ports

Apr 02, 2016

According to's annual report, nine of the 10 most popular cruise ports in the world are in the Caribbean (or close enough to count).

The website's list, which is compiled from cruise quotes requested by potential customers, shows that Alaska is also a perennial favorite for cruisers. Several Inside Passage ports made the cut, with Juneau coming out as the most requested cruise stop in the 50 states.


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