| Jan 30, 2013
| 9:18 AM
Cruise traffic at the port of Baltimore last year dipped slightly from 2011, snapping a four-year string of increases.
Port officials said Wednesday that 240,676 people sailed on 100 cruises out of Baltimore, the second-highest count since year-round...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 7:38 AM
A new public opinion poll from Harris Interactive finds that the American public is getting increasingly distrustful of vacation cruises, following the recent series of fires, power failures, overflowing toilets and other mishaps.
Many of the most...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 11:30 AM
On an ocean cruise, every port is an invitation to adventure – a whirlwind romance with a new destination that just might turn out to be your favorite place on earth. But not all stops are created equal. Some cruise ports can make an amazing first...
| Jan 6, 2013
| 10:58 AM
Almost a year ago, on Jan. 13, 2012, the Costa Concordia cruise ship run aground in the dark of night in waters off the Tuscan island of Giglio, Italy. On board were more than 4,200 passengers and crew.
Within less than an hour of striking submerged...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 3:21 PM
Planning to cruise during the holiday season?
Well, holiday decorations will be hitting the high-seas as several cruise lines are transforming their ships into winter wonderlands to welcome guests sailing during the festive season.
Among the lines...
| May 9, 2013
| 7:12 AM
A couple aboard a Carnival Cruise Lines cruise ship have gone overboard in waters off Australia, and are missing, the Miami-based cruise line confirmed in a statement Thursday.
The Carnival Spirit returned to port in Sydney earlier in the day without...
| Apr 18, 2013
Carnival Cruise Lines plans to spend more than $300 million to improve emergency power, fire-safety technology and operating backup systems across its 24-ship fleet.
The move announced Wednesday follows a series of high-profile incidents involving its...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 8:55 AM
Carnival Cruise Lines is offering active and former military personnel discounts of up to $600 per stateroom and shipboard credits of up to $100 per cabin on a range of three- to 12-day “Fun Ship” cruises.
Discounts and credits will vary...
| Apr 9, 2013
Broward County tourism officials are betting on 13 to be a lucky number this year.
With hotel occupancy trending up, the successful launch of a winter campaign and summer promotions now underway, local tourism officials are predicting another bumper...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 3:55 PM
As 20 Harley-Davidsons growled across the asphalt at the Maryland Cruise terminal Monday morning, "Easy Rider" met "The Love Boat."
After a briefing from their tour leader, the bikers inched their machines up the ramp and into the yawning hold of the 2,...
| Feb 26, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Twenty-two guests of the Carnival Splendor were robbed in Mexico last week while on a trip to see a nature trail after landing in Puerto Vallerta, the cruise line said....