Category: Cruise Ship Safety

Coast Guard, Good Samaritan vessel, Puerto Rico Police marine unit rescue 5 boaters in the Mona Passage The crew of a Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Air Station Borinquen, a Good Samaritan vessel and the crew of a Puerto …

Bermuda Triangle: one more vessel claimed by sailor’s curse but five lives saved by rescuers Read More »

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‘Sexiest’ cruise ship arrives in Tauranga From the New Zealand Bay of Plenty Times Feb. 17, 2017 — A cruise ship dubbed the “sexiest ship” which collided with a concrete carrier on Sunday has arrived in Tauranga. Luxury liner Seabourn …

When ships go bump in the night – or even at port Read More »

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Ship bartender charged with molesting child Witness helps prevent lynching of 51-year-old alleged pervert (ANSA) – LIVORNO, MAY 26 – (Translation)  A Filipino crew member of a cruise ship was arrested by police in Livorno on charges of sexual assault against …

Cruise Ship Crewmember Molests girl, arrested in Livorno Read More »

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From The Telegraph Overflowing urinals, uncovered drains and muddy carpets’ – Harmony of the Seas cruise liner is a ‘building site’, claim irate passengers ‘Overflowing urinals, uncovered drains and muddy carpets’ – Harmony of the Seas cruise liner is a …

First pass from passengers on Harmony of The Seas is that they wish they had taken a pass Read More »

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  Cruise to Cuba: Lawsuit Filed Against Carnival and Fathom Travel From Cruise Law News: Yesterday. a lawsuit was filed against Carnival Corporation and Fathom Travel for discriminating against Cuban-Americans who were excluded as passengers on the May 1st cruise …

Carnival condemned for allowing Castro’s to dictate policy for American citizens Read More »

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Ordinarily taking a cruise to Cuba would not rate high in my house. Being trapped on a ship packed with “wild and crazy” middle-agers eager to “partay” on a conga line would be my wife’s idea of Hades. As for …

Thinking of going to Cuba? You should read this first and then pick some other voyage Read More »

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It’s time to thank the Good Lord. We all have a lot to give thanks for and especially those souls who were on the recent foolish voyage of the Royal Caribbean Anthem of the Seas which came very close to …

Paperwhite Giveaway notes 104th anniversary of Titanic just 8 weeks after Anthem nearly rolled over with 6,000 souls on board Read More »

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  Chapter Nine Do you want a slice of lemon with that Caribbean Crime? The first time I visited the Dominican Republic was on an old classic ocean liner in 1985. This was just about the time the modern cruise …

Do you want a slice of lemon with that Caribbean Crime Cocktail? Read More »

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Those responsible for sending Anthem into path of storm should be terminated After sailing on Royal Caribbean owned ships dozens of times, I had grown to have enormous respect for their company, fleet, captains and crews. While Carnival had a …

First lawsuits filed against Royal Caribbean for sailing Anthem directly into path of dangerous storm Read More »

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 From GCaptain: The U.S. Coast Guard says it will inspect the storm-damaged Royal Caribbean cruise ship Anthem of the Seas upon its scheduled return to New York Harbor Wednesday evening following a nightmare cruise into a hurricane force storm off Cape …

Ships should not sail into the path of a storm; especially one with thousands of lives on board Read More »

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