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Cruise Ship Captain Faces One Year Imprisonment and 200.000 Euros Fine

Apr 28, 2018

Cruise ship captain might face one year in jail and a 200,000 Euros fine if found guilty of air pollution in the port of Marseille, France.

Seabourn Ovation Officially Joins Seabourn Fleet

Apr 28, 2018

At the Italian Shipyard Fincantieri in Genoa, the official handover of the new Seabourn Ovation to Seabourn took place today. The Seabourn Ovation is the fifth ship in the award-winning fleet. She is, like her sister ship Seabourn Encore (delivered in 2017) an all-suites ship, all with a private veranda. This generous amount of space per passenger, allowing a highly personalized and personalized service, is one of Seabourn's most important ultra-luxury facets.

CEO Ditches The Gen Xers in Favor of 85% of Millennials

Apr 28, 2018

An astonishing 5,768,496 passengers traveled on Royal Caribbean cruise ships in 2017. But now the CEO wants to take the world's second-largest cruise line operator in a much younger direction, taking direction from Millennials for the brands latest plans.

Holland America Line Will Hire Hundreds of Filipinos This Year

Apr 27, 2018

Holland America Line, the luxury subsidiary of cruise industry leader Carnival Corporation, says it will hire some 400 Filipino seafarers for the company’s newest cruise ship named Nieuw Statendam. Set to debut in December this year the Pinnacle Class vessel Nieuw Statendam, will have a capacity of 2650 guests and 1300 crew.

Carnival Donates $250,000 for Louisiana Flood Relief

Aug 23, 2016

Carnival Cruise Line has once again shown its charitable side by donating $250,000 to aid organizations in support of their efforts on behalf of victims of the recent floods in Louisiana. Carnival Cruise Line will donate $125,000 and its parent company Carnival Corporation is matching that amount through its Carnival Foundation charitable arm. Recipients include the Save the Children, American Red Cross, and Louisiana Association of United Ways.

8 Cruise Wonders of the World

Aug 22, 2016

The most respected travel magazine, Condé Nast Traveler in partnership with Princess Cruises presented the most breathtaking cruise ship destinations in the world.  This fascinating video shows the beauty of our planet, from Fiordland national park in New Zealand, to large constructions created by man, the Panama Canal. You can check out all this beautiful and fascinating destinations and visit them on a cruise ship.

Beyonce Mom Jumps Off 3rd Deck Of Yacht

Aug 04, 2016

Beyonce's Mom, Tina Knowels was caught on video jumping off the deck 3 from a luxury yacht In France.


Norwegian Joy Hull Art Revealed

Jul 27, 2016

NCL cruise ship Norwegian Joy will set sail to China next year with stunning hull design of a giant phoenix bird. The cruise company announced today that has commissioned the Chinese artist Tan Ping to design the hull artwork of the new Breakaway-Plus class vessel. Norwegian Joy is the Norwegian Cruise Line's first purpose-built cruise ship for the Chinese market. Tan Ping's artwork will deliver Norwegian Joy closer to the Chinese consumers providing an unparalleled cruise experience to this region.

Celebrity Constellation Chef Arrested for Attempted Murder of his Supervisor

Jun 05, 2016

A 31 year old Jamaican chef, working onboard the cruise ship Celebrity Constellation was arrested by the Italian Police in Salerno for attempted murder. The 31 year old Jamaican crew member reportedly lost his temper after verbal argument with his supervisor, a 38 year-old Indian Head Chef. After the argument, the Jamaican with initials O.G. stabbed his supervisor in a stomach with a kitchen big knife.

Celebrity Infinity Crashes into dock in Alaska

Jun 05, 2016

Celebrity Infinity, struck one of the berths at the port of Ketchikan, Alaska, on Friday as the cruise ship was performing the docking maneuver. The incident happened on Friday at around 2:30 p.m. local time and according to the reports the ship tore off part of the platform and made a hole in its hull above the waterline. Luckily, the authorities on the dock noticed the approach was wrong and moved out of the way on time, but the ship still caused serious damage to the Berth Number 3. There are no injuries, but the damage is estimated between 2 and 3 million.


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