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Two Royal Caribbean Crew Members Arrested in Port Canaveral for Smuggling Cocaine

Apr 28, 2016

The News Station WFTV reported that two Royal Caribbean crew members were arrested in in Port Canaveral on April 24, for smuggling drugs.

Two cruise ship passengers reported missing in Jamaica

Apr 28, 2016


Four Cruise Ships Enter Dry Dock in Cadiz

Apr 27, 2016

Four cruisers will enter Navantia shipyards in Cadiz, Spain, for a scheduled maintenance and refurbishment. These repairs will ensure a "significant workload" and generate additional employment in the city of Cadiz. One of the cruise ships currently under maintenance is Mein Schiff 3.

Mother misses Norwegian Breakaway, with her kids on board (Video)

Apr 27, 2016

Passenger on board cruise ship shot this video showing woman missing cruise ship in Nassau, Bahamas. In the video you can see the woman falling on her knees on the pier and screaming that her kids are on board. She was a passenger on Norwegian Breakaway. According to a passenger, who talked to the family on Breakaway, the father and children were already on board, however the mother had not returned. Her husband went out of the ship to look for his wife and NCL oficers gave them more time than normal. He found his wife but obviously a minute too late as the ship sailed away.

Royal Caribbean Ship Damaged by Massive Wave

Apr 26, 2016

Massive wave hit Royal Caribbean cruise ship, Rhapsody of the Seas, damaging ships portholes on deck 3 and causing flood in section of the ships interior. The incident happened at around 4:30 a.m. yesterday while the ship was sailing to Corsica . Cruise Law News reported about this incident and several passengers posted on twitter saying that there were 60 cabins flooded on deck 3 and water spilled into the hallway.

Disney Fantasy Rescued Three Cuban Criminals

Apr 25, 2016

On Thursday, April, 21, 2016, the cruise ship Disney Fantasy Rescued Three Cuban refugees after their boat capsized 40 miles north of Cuba. Ship’s captain notified the U.S Coast Guard and they received medical treatment on board. At first it was believed that they were refugees trying to flee Cuba and enter USA. However, after US officials identified the Cubans found out that they were trying to escape from United States and enter Cuba. US Marshals say that they were fleeing the United States where they were wanted for credit card fraud 

Terrifying Video: Catamaran Ship capsizes killing three tourists

Apr 25, 2016

A terrifying video was released on YouTube in which a catamaran ship carrying at least 100 tourists capsized and sank off the coast of Costa Rica, causing chaos and panic among people on board.

The video, filmed by one of the passengers, shows the boat tilting to one side as the water started to take over the ship.

As the survivors wait for rescue, most of the elderly people are seen struggling to stay stable. Three people died in this unfortunate event.

Splendour of the Seas Final Voyage

Apr 21, 2016

Splendour of the Seas arrived today 20, April in Venice, finishing its final voyage under the flag of Royal Caribbean. Twenty years after its maiden voyage in March 1996 the cruise ship will join Thomson Cruises fleet after extensive dry-dock refurbishment. Splendour of the Seas will be renamed to TUI Discovery, setting sail on 11, June 2016, offering Mediterranean cruises from Palma De Mallorca.

In the coming years Thomson will also add to its fleet the cruise ships Mein Schiff 1 & 2 dramatically increasing its capacity and its services. 

NASCAR cruise on Norwegian Pearl

Apr 21, 2016

NASCAR fans are for surprise with launching of the first ever official NASCAR cruise on board the cruise ship Norwegian Pearl. This trip of a lifetime will set sail on a six days’ Caribbean cruise on January,29,2017, departing from Miami to Key West, Nassau and visiting Norwegian Cruise Line private island Great Stirrup Cay in Bahamas.

MSC Cruises introduces new, Internet rates

Apr 20, 2016

MSC Preziosa and MSC Divina are currently equipped with the new technology, which other ships in the fleet are to follow in the coming weeks.Technically, MSC is providing Internet with satellite service provider Marlink and its Service Cloud Sealink. With this technique, the Internet access on board wlan to be not much cheaper but also faster.