Ship Crew News

Disney Cruise Line will add three new cruise ships by 2023

Jul 26, 2017

Disney Cruise Line announced its seventh cruise ship at the D23 Expo in Anaheim, California, the event promoted by the official Disney Fan Club. Previously Disney announced the construction of two more vessels joining the fleet in 2021 and 2023 and with the latest announcement the family oriented cruise line will almost double its fleet with the current 4 ships in operation. 

Norovirus on Holland America Line cruise ship Volendam

Jul 25, 2017

A norovirus outbreak has been implicated in a gastrointestinal illness on board the Holland America Line cruise ship ms Volendam, according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. After 7-day long Al

Celebrity Cruises Passengers searching for Italian Port in Dubrovnik

Jul 15, 2017

Yesterday July 14, a middle aged couple who were visiting Dubrovnik on a cruise ship approached local shop owner. They kindly asked him if he could help them locate a picturesque little bay with brightly painted houses because they couldn’t find it. They show him a brochure of Dubrovnik with Celebrity Cruises logo on it which they got onboard the ship. The man just smiled and said I know where this place is, but it is in Italy.

Body Found On a Beach in Italy May Be the Missing MSC Crew Member

Jul 13, 2017

A body believed to be the missing Brazilian crew member Simone Scheuer Sousa was found on a beach near Udine, Italy by the Port Captaincy. Italian media reports that the body was found on Sunday, July 2, and was in advanced stage of decomposition. According to investigation sources, the person had the same clothes Simone wore the night she disappeared. Now authorities are waiting for the DNA tests for final identification of the person.

In Memoriam: Cunard’s Hotel Manager John Duffy

Jul 12, 2017

Yesterday evening, as Cunard ocean liner Queen Elizabeth left the port of Liverpool, her horn sounded for 47 seconds in memory of 47 years that Hotel Director John Duffy was in service with Cunard Line. The news was shared on the social media by his colleague Carl Stephens, saying “RIP to the greatest Hotel Manager I've ever worked with, such an honor to have worked with you. Good night Mr. Duffy.”

Royal Caribbean crew member Adriana Morales murder case to be tried in November

Jul 10, 2017

The court in Kralendijk- Bonaire decided during a so-called “Pro-forma” session that the trial for the suspected killer of Adriana Morales will begin on November 2nd, 2017, reports BES-Reporter. The suspected killer of the Royal Caribbean crew member Adriana Morales, with initials R.S.

4.000 Kg. Colombian Coffee Will Travel the Word on Pullmantur Cruises

Jul 10, 2017

Colombian coffee will now sail through the America, Europe, and the Caribbean thanks to Pullmantur and Juan Valdéz. The Spanish cruise line Pullmantur announced today signing of a strategic partnership with the Colombian coffee maker Juan Valdéz. The alliance with Juan Valdez consists of a two-year contract in which the company will be the exclusive supplier of coffee in all Pullmantur cruise ships which will be served in all venues onboard.

Italian Coast Guard Medevacs Cruise Ship Crew Member in the Adriatic Sea

Jul 10, 2017

A crew member of the cruise ship Aidablu was evacuated this morning, Monday, July 10, by the Italian Coast Guard. The 34-year-old German national, experienced severe abdominal pain when the ship was 56 nautical miles of San Benedetto del Tronto. The vessel was sailing from Venice, Italy to Corfu, Greece when the medical evacuation took place.

Salt-N-Pepa and Coolio to Perform on Carnival Cruise

Jul 10, 2017

The artists that defined the 90’s will join the cruise ship Carnival Sensation for an unforgettable Hip-Hop and R&B party. Setting sail on January 11, 2018, from Miami to Key West & Cozumel, the four night’s party will feature Salt-N-Pepa, Coolio, Vanilla Ice, Backstreet, C+C Music Factory, Naughty by Nature, All 4 One, Biz Markie, and the list goes on.

Only for Crew: How you Become “Babaloo” on Cruise Ship

Jul 07, 2017

Do you really like to know how will be your first contract as a crew member, and how is the ship life on a cruise ship? Here is a quick video guide of how you become Babaloo for the cruise company.

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