| Jan 22, 2012
Here is some information from Cruise Lines International Assn. members that offer world or "grand cruises." A few lines based in other countries also offer similar voyages. Most 2012 world cruises started in January, but there may be availability on...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 7:02 AM
Princess Cruises announced last week that passengers will no longer be allowed to smoke in staterooms or on balconies, effective for sailings departing after Jan. 15, 2012.
The new smoking policy reflects changing customer preferences and a worldwide...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 3:19 PM
La empresa Costa Crociere SpA ofreció el viernes una compensación de 11.000 euros (14.460 dólares) a cada uno de los pasajeros no lesionados para compensarlos por el equipaje perdido y el trauma psicológico que sufrieron cuando zozobró el crucero en que...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 7:22 PM
A crew member of the cruise ship that ran aground and capsized off the coast of Italy earlier this month, killing at least 16 people, has filed a federal lawsuit in Chicago charging the liner’s parent company and a subsidiary with negligence and...
| Jan 29, 2012
| 1:17 PM
GIGLIO, Italy (Reuters) - The wreck of the cruise ship Costa Concordia could remain where it lies near the Italian island of Giglio until the end of the year or longer before it can be broken up or salvaged, the official in charge of the recovery...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 8:51 AM
When Disney's newest cruise ship, the Fantasy, sails into New York Harbor on Tuesday, it will bear a strong resemblance to the Dream, its twin that debuted more than a year ago.
Although the two vessels share a common blueprint, the Fantasy has fresh...
| Mar 3, 2012
| 11:25 AM
GROSSETO, Italy (Reuters) - Survivors and relatives of victims of the Costa Concordia shipwreck clamored for truth at a pre-trial hearing in Italy on Saturday, with some still waiting for identification of the remains of their loved ones 1-1/2 months...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 8:47 AM
When clients ask Miami travel agent Ralph Santisteban what's included in the price of a cruise, he answers: "Before I tell you what is included, let me tell you what's not included, because that list is much smaller."
But as cruise lines diversify...
| May 18, 2012
| 8:07 AM
Updated at 10:42 a.m.
Pompano Beach-based Titan Salvage in partnership with its Italian partner Micoperi outlined plans for the salvage and removal of the capsized Costa Concordia ship at a press conference in Italy Friday.
The Costa Cruises cruise...
| Oct 14, 2012
| 4:09 PM
GIGLIO, Italy (Reuters) - The captain of the stricken Costa Concordia cruise ship will attend pre-trial hearings this week where experts will present analysis of the events that led to the vessel hitting a rock off the Italian coast in January and the...
| Apr 27, 2011
A well-known former Walt Disney World executive who left the company amid a wave of buyouts two years ago has landed aboard the world's largest cruise company. Jerry Montgomery was hired last month by Carnival Corp. to be the Miami-based cruise company'...