| Sep 16, 2011
| 12:11 PM
The new ships from Norwegian Cruise Line will be named Norwegian Breakaway and Norwegian Getaway, the Miami-based company announced Tuesday.
The names were chosen from 230,000 entries submitted to a contest sponsored by the cruise line and USA Today....
| Nov 14, 2011
| 8:16 PM
NEW ORLEANS (Reuters) - Mark and Glenda Dodd of Panama City Beach, Florida, could have booked a Mexico-bound cruise out of Miami, but on Monday they stood among hundreds of other passengers lining up to board the Carnival Cruise Line ship Elation in New...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 9:43 AM
Más de 750 empleos estarán disponibles en la feria de trabajos que se llevará a cabo el 22 de enero en el BB&T Center (antiguo BankAtlantic) de Sunrise.
En la feria estarán presentes empleadores de la cadena de víveres Aldi, que ofrece puestos para...
| Jan 27, 2013
Here's a list of many of the lines that carry passenger traffic, along with a list of their vessels. Ships that are to have maiden voyages this year also are listed; check with the cruise line, though, because dates can change.
| Jul 5, 2012
| 3:49 PM
Sixty years ago this week, the world's attention was riveted on one man's dream as the liner United States, designed by William Francis Gibbs, steamed eastward across the Atlantic on its maiden voyage.
Known as "The Big U," the liner sailed from New...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 10:30 AM
Some view the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino as enough of a getaway, with gambling, dining, shopping and concerts. But Hard Rock officials apparently aren’t insecure: They’ve set up an incentive that will send visitors away -- on a...
| Nov 2, 2011
Cruise ship deaths: Autopsies results are back on the deaths of two people aboard an NCL cruise ship. Although no foul play is found, mayhem can and does happen aboard ship, and when deaths do occur, there's a morgue ready and waiting....
| Apr 12, 2009
You pay thousands in deposits for a trip and then get laid off. Now what? If your travel insurer, cruise or airline company offers a so-called job-loss guarantee, you might get your money back. Or not, depending on the policy.
Job-loss coverage is...
| Jan 26, 2010
| 1:37 PM
Up until very recently, I was a cruising virgin. I'm a little embarrassed to admit that most of my impressions of life at sea were formed either while watching The Love Boat or reading scary newspaper accounts of shipboard viral outbreaks.
| Dec 22, 2009
Think family vacation -- on steroids.
Think every kind of food the kids and you could want 24-7 (wine-pairing menus to burgers and fries, chicken noodle soup to gazpacho, healthy smoothies to ice cream sundaes), entertainment ("Hairspray" to synchronized...
| Mar 2, 2010
Who says college kids have all the fun?
I've spent spring breaks hunting for the "perfect" Sand Dollar on a Sanibel Island beach, watching major leaguers at spring training games, along with my little leaguers, and exploring the Grand Canyon with a...