Find out amazing stories and accomplishments by crew members and the cruise lines. This topics include the ship life experience and success of former and current crew members who need to be acknowledged, for their outstanding work.

Royal Caribbean Lifeguards Receive 5 STARS Aquatic Safety Award by Starguard Elite

Feb 21, 2022

This year Starguard Elite hosted its annual Conference for Aquatics Professionals aboard the Royal Caribbean International ship Independence of the Seas. At the conference, RCI Lifeguards were awarded 5 STAR standard for safety, the only cruise line to be awarded the highest standard for aquatic safety. 

Former Cruise Ship Photographer Representing Team India At World Photographic Cup 2022

Feb 15, 2022

Rohan Goes - Team India Captain at the World Photographic Cup from Cuncolim, GOA will be representing Team India at the World Photographic Cup 2022 in Rome, Italy.

Cunard’s Mixologist Enters UKBG National Cocktail Finals With His “Sailor’s Highball” Recipe

Dec 16, 2021

Cunard’s Mixologist, Ryan Lapag Latumbo is this year’s winner of the maritime division of the United Kingdom’s Bar Tenders Guild National Cocktail Competition. This talented bartender won his division with his cocktail “Sailor’s High Ball” and will join the other UKBG finalists in London in January 2022, for the chance to be crowned, overall winner of the prestigious National Cocktail Competition.

The First Professional Tennis Match in the middle of Antarctica aboard a cruise ship

Dec 15, 2021

As a unique region, one of the many in need of preservation was chosen by the brothers' John and Patrick McEnroe , American tennis legends, to play tennis in the middle of Antarctica aboard a cruise ship. The aim is not chasing any record, but an initiative that came out in need of awareness on climate change. This event is scheduled with the themed Atlas Ocean Voyages  11-day cruise on the World Navigator, departing on the 22nd of February.

Oktoberfest Celebrations at Sea Onboard Genting Dream

Oct 06, 2021

From 3-29 October, the world-famous German festival Oktoberfest will be celebrated onboard the cruise ship Genting Dream sailing out of Hong Kong from Kai Tak Cruise Terminal

MSC, Fincantieri and Snam partner on feasibility study to build the world's first hydrogen-powered cruise ship

Jul 26, 2021

The Cruise Division of MSC Group has joined forces with Fincantieri and Snam to determine the conditions for the design and construction of the world’s first oceangoing hydrogen-powered cruise ship. The partnership which will initially conduct a feasibility study to examine requirements to build the ship is part of MSC’s plan towards achieving net carbon neutral operations by 2050. 

Carnival Cruise Line will allow crew shore leave in U.S. and Caribbean ports

Jul 04, 2021

Good Morning and Happy 4th Of July to all onboard the cruise ships sailing out of the USA and around the world. And what a happy day is today as we have some great news coming from the Carnival Cruise Line crew. 

Royal Caribbean Group Recognized as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies

Feb 24, 2021

Royal Caribbean Group was recognized among the top 135 companies in the world for their unwavering commitment that positively impact employees, communities, and broader stakeholders, and contribute to sustainable and long-term business performance.

Costa Cruises Turns Its Cruise Terminal Into Covid-19 Vaccination Site

Feb 13, 2021

Today Costa Cruises passenger terminal Palacrociere in Savona will be available as a Covid-19 vaccination site for people over the age of 80. As part of the "Silver Vaccine Day" campaign in Italy, Costa Cruises decided to open the cruise terminal in the fight against the virus, once again showing its contribution, solidarity and genuine care as a socially responsible company.

Silversea Crew To Receive Financial Support By Loyal Cruisers Donations

Dec 28, 2020

Expressing appreciation for all the wonderful memories that the crew members created over the years, loyal Silversea passengers decided to give back and create a fundraiser for the ones who need it the most. This wonderful initiative is organized by Steve and Janet Randall,  true philanthropists and Venetian Society members, to support the out-of-work Silversea crew and in particular the lowest paid.