| Jul 31, 2011
| 4:07 PM
Kayaking in the Mosquito Lagoon on a moonless summer night reveals blazing stars and comets — not in the sky but in waters thick with "bioluminescent" plankton.
When mullet jump out of the water, they look like rockets shooting off. Though the...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 3:43 PM
A new gambling ship set to launch Friday at Port Canaveral has its eye on inland Central Florida residents and tourists as a source of business in the future.
Victory Casino Cruises, whose maiden voyage is scheduled for 7 p.m., said it plans to establish...
| Jul 31, 2011
Here are some of the more interesting deals, websites and other travel tidbits that came across our desk recently:
Liberty Travel has a three-night Bahamas cruise on Royal Caribbean International departing Port Canaveral, Fla., Nov. 18 starting at $229...
| Aug 22, 2011
| 2:42 PM
Universal Orlando and Royal Caribbean International are expanding a 2-year-old partnership to include cruises out of Tampa.
The two companies said Monday they will begin selling vacation packages pairing three- or four-night stays at Universal Orlando...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 6:23 AM
If you had Caribbean dreams in your travel plans for this week, they’re fading rapidly into reality with the arrival of Hurricane Irene, a powerful storm that has targeted Puerto RIco, the Dominican Republic, the Bahamas and potentially the entire...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 3:37 PM
The Carnival Pride cruise ship will arrive back at the Port of Baltimore on Saturday, a day earlier than scheduled, in an effort to avoid Hurricane Irene.
Passengers will begin debarkation from the ship at 7 a.m. Afterwards, the cruise ship will be...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 9:04 AM
The Port of Baltimore ranks as the fifth-largest port for the number of cruise passengers on the East Coast, according to numbers released recently by the Cruise Lines International Association.
The ranking, based on data from 2010 when Baltimore...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 3:30 AM
Twenty-five packages of cocaine worth more than $1.25-million washed up onto a Port Canaveral inlet shore near launch pads used for Delta II rockets, reports Florida Today in Melbourne.
“We’re lucky it didn’t drift to the south”...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 12:19 PM
| Sep 13, 2011
| 12:13 PM
Here's a sample of theme cruises, offered by cruise lines or tour operators, that will bring kindred spirits together on the high seas this fall:
Baseball fans — Perfect for rabid fans in postseason withdrawal are two Baseball Greats cruises to the...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 4:40 AM
When officials checked the Port Canaveral cruise ship's passenger list for terrorists the didn't find any jihadists -- but they did find Robin Hall, who had just vacationed aboard the Disney Dream along with her family, according to WESH NBC News-2 in...