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4,000 Passengers on Norwegian Breakaway Experience Extreme Conditions as Cruise Ship Sails Through ‘Bomb Cyclone’

Norwegian Cruise Line passengers traveling on Breakaway encountered rough seas during Thursday’s winter storm. Reports of whipping winds and turbulent seas turned a relaxing cruise into a nightmare for many. According to one passenger (who shot the video below), the … Continue reading

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GNV Ferry Fantastic Collides with Viking Star Cruise Ship in Barcelona

Today, at the port of Barcelona, the Fantastic ferry from the Italian shipping company, Grandi Navi Veloci (GNV), collided with the Viking Star cruise ship operated by Viking Cruises.  There were no injuries involved in the mishap which took place around noon … Continue reading

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Incredible Blackbeard discovery: Stunning find on buccaneer's ship reveals pirate reading habits | Fox News

“Although books like these voyage narratives would have been relatively common on ships of the early 18th century, archaeological evidence for them is exceedingly rare, and this find represents a glimpse into the reading habits of a pirate crew,” explained … Continue reading

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Are Failed USPH Cruise Ship Sanitation Inspections Really Rare?

Today, the Miami Herald covered the delayed story of the Carnival Triumph flunking a November 2017 USPH inspection when it received a score of only 78. The reason why I called the story "delayed" is because Carnival crew members on … Continue reading

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Cruise Passenger Airlifted from Royal Caribbean Ship Due to Internal Bleeding

When you set out on your cruise vacation, the last thing you want is to require serious medical attention that necessitates an airlift rescue. However, that is exactly what happened to one woman late last month who was airlifted from … Continue reading

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