| Dec 8, 2013
| 9:02 AM
An 88-year-old passenger aboard Carnival Cruise Lines' Victory was being evacuated from the ocean liner northwest of Cuba on Sunday morning after the man was reported to have suffered internal injuries, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.
| Dec 6, 2013
| 2:25 AM
ZURICH, Dec 6 (Reuters) - ABB won orders worth
$180 million in 2013 to supply its Azipod XO electric propulsion
units to six new cruise liners, marking its best ever year for
orders in the industry with the system.
The Swiss power and automation...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 6:04 PM
Here are some of the more interesting deals, websites and other travel tidbits that came across our desk recently:
Friendly Planet Travel has seven-night western Caribbean cruises on Carnival Cruise Lines in December, January and February as low as $399...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 4:44 AM
MIAMI - Just a few years ago, if you wanted to take a short cruise, you didn't have many choices of ships or destinations.
However, the trend now is for people to take shorter vacations of all kinds - by land, sea or air - or to combine a short land...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 2:24 PM
Of all of Erik Spoelstra's teaching points, the one the Heat coach offered on his latest public-service announcement stands among the most significant.
It's worth watching and worth reacting to.
Spoelstra appeared in the U.S. Fund for...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 2:18 PM
Walt Disney Co.'s cruise line will base all four of its ships in Florida during early 2015, with three sailing out of Port Canaveral in Central Florida.
It will be the second year in a row that Disney Cruise Line will have its entire fleet spend a...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 7:32 PM
No hace mucho tiempo que la duquesa de Cambridge, Catherine, botella de champaña en mano, bautizó al "Royal Princess", la última adquisición de la compañía inglesa de cruceros Princess Cruises.
Y hace menos de una semana el flamante buque crucero debutó...
| Oct 22, 2013
Say you get a brochure or postcard from some travel promotion that shows the logos of an industry giant such as American Airlines, Carnival Cruise Lines or Hilton Hotels. You might think that the use of these and similar logos means that the promoter is...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 3:29 AM
Sail off into the sunset with extra money in your pocket during National Cruise Vacation Week, held through Sunday. Billed as the "World's Largest Cruise Sale," score two-for-one offers, free balcony upgrades, airfare, hotel stays, tours, onboard...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 8:23 AM
Thinking of taking a cruise soon? If so, you're in luck, as many cruise operators are now offering discounts and incentives to woo travelers into cabins for holiday cruises or early 2014 sailings.
Starting Sunday, consumers will find bargains aplenty...
| Oct 17, 2013
While many cruise lines are adopting more eco-friendly measures and outfitting new and older ships with advanced technology to reduce vessels' environmental footprints, more needs to be done, according to a report released Wednesday.