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Goa welcomes one of the world’s biggest cruise liners

MARMUGAO, Goa, India - One of the world’s biggest cruise liner the Royal Caribbean International ‘s “Mariner of the Seas”, arrived at Mormugao Port, Goa from Dubai on 24th May, 2013 and was gr

Holland America Line’s Nieuw Amsterdam rescues two sailors

SEATTLE, Wash.- Saturday, May 4, at 6:50 p.m. (UTC-2), ms Nieuw Amsterdam received a call from the U.S.

Abandoned luxury cruise ship turns into giant, psychedelic canvas

Three monkeys dressed in suits crouch on bulging sacks of money, striking the symbolic pose of "hear no evil, see no evil, speak no evil."

5 killed in cruise ship safety drill gone wrong

LA PALMA, Canary Islands - A safety drill gone wrong on a cruise ship resulted in the death of five crew members in Spain's Canary Islands, Thomson Cruises said.

Cruise ship Costa Romantica enters Port Victoria in Seychelles

With some 1,500 passengers on board, the cruise ship Costa Romantica entered Port Victoria in the Seychelles to be welcomed by Alain St.Ange, the island’s Minister responsible for Tourism and Cultur

Chinese tourists to Japan called “traitors” at home

Tourism between China and Japan remains stagnant because of the political standoff over the Diaoyu Islands dispute, though about 2,200 tourists visited the island nation on a cruise ship and returned

Centers for Disease Control inspectors give the ms Veendam a failing...

The cruise line Holland America says it was an "aberration" when inspectors from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found multiple sanitation violations, including brown liquid dripping on

Crystal Symphony debuts world’s first living wall at sea

HONG KONG – In an industry first, ultra-luxury Crystal Cruises has unveiled the world’s first self-contained, free-standing living wall at sea, created and crafted by UK-based ANS Group Europe.

Royal Caribbean cruise passenger missing at sea

Coast Guard crews searched Monday for a cruise ship passenger who went overboard Sunday night about 47 miles east of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, officials said Monday.

South American World Cruise sailing expands travelers’ horizons

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - For inquisitive travelers, even one "segment" of a Crystal Cruises' World Cruise can be a voyage of learning and self-discovery.

Holland America adds new segments to 2012 Grand Asia And Australia...

SEATTLE, Wash. - Holland America Line has added three new segments to ms Amsterdam's 75-day Grand Asia & Australia Voyage in fall 2012.

Voyager of the Seas docks in Shanghai

Asia's largest cruise ship arrived on June 19 at Shanghai Wusongkou International Cruise Terminal for the first time to launch its summer cruise itineraries in China.

Costa Concordia to be raised in one piece, towed from disaster...

ROME, Italy - Salvage experts outlined their plan Friday to raise the wrecked Costa Concordia cruise liner from the sea floor off Italy in one piece and tow it from the disaster site.

Smooth sailing ahead for Chinese cruise industry

The world-famous Costa Victoria cruise ship completed its first voyage to China on Wednesday after arriving at the Shanghai Wusongkou International Cruise Port.

Princess Cruises to base ship year round in San Francisco

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. - Princess Cruises announced today that for the first time it will base a ship in San Francisco year round, beginning in May 2013.

Dubai becomes prime destination for cruise tourism

DUBAI, UAE - More than 7,200 tourists arrived aboard five mega ocean liners that were greeted on Thursday in the finest of Emirati traditions at the DP World operated Dubai Cruise Terminal, or DCT, in

Titanic memorial cruise diverted due to medical emergency

A medical emergency Tuesday diverted the cruise ship retracing the path of the ill-fated Titanic 100 years after its sinking.

Mariah Carey christens Disney cruise ship

NEW YORK, N.Y. - The Disney Fantasy, the fourth ship in the Disney Cruise Line fleet, was christened during a star-studded christening celebration at the Manhattan Cruise Terminal.

Is the Caribbean prepared for a cruise ship environmental disaster?

In the last six weeks, two cruise ships from the same company, Costa Cruises, have experienced very serious incidents which could have resulted in potentially disastrous damage to the marine environme

Costa Cruises issues update on Costa Allegra

Cristiano De Musso from Costa Cruises has made a statement just ahead of the last evening at sea of their Costa cruise ship, the Costa Allegra, before entering Port Victoria in the Seychelles.

Costa Allegra cruise ship: latest update from the middle of the...

Costa Allegra - UPDATE - February 28, 2012, 7:00 pm - This afternoon, around 12:30 pm CET (3:30 pm local time) two tugs reached the Costa Allegra to assist the ship, as well as the second ocean fishin

Haiti could receive first cruise ship in 25 years

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - A cruise ship may soon call at Port-Au-Prince, the first such visit in Haiti after a quarter of a century, a milestone that Minister of the Interior Thierry Mayard-Paul welcome

Massive $528 million lawsuit filed by Costa Concordia survivors

39 passengers from Costa Concordia shipwreck off Italy last month have filed a lawsuit in Florida state court Tuesday.

US tourist dies aboard Carnival cruise ship in Bahamas

NASSAU, Bahamas — Bahamian officials say a 26-year-old American tourist has died aboard a cruise ship and the cruise has been delayed pending the investigation.

Cruise ship enters harbor on Molokai amidst protestors and police

In 30 years of community activism, Molokai's Walter Ritte, Jr.

First Costa Concordia disaster victim identified

A 38-year-old violinist from Hungary was the first victim from the Costa Concordia disaster identified on Wednesday. He had been working as an entertainer on the stricken cruise ship.

SuperStar Virgo to undergo $25 million makeover

PETALING JAYA - Star Cruises will invest US$25 million (RM79.2 million) to refurbish its SuperStar Virgo cruise liner to strengthen its cruise holiday products for regional and international passenger

US cruise passenger dies in Rio de Janeiro

An American woman died aboard a cruise ship that docked at Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday, the same ship on which 86 passengers previously fell ill, according to the state-run Brazilian news agency, Agenci