Articles Tagged ‘cruise ship’

The World’s Biggest And Most Expensive Cruise Ship Is ‘Filthy’

The World’s Biggest And Most Expensive Cruise Ship Is ‘Filthy’ July 13, 2011 | Travel News | Read More
Ouch. That’s gotta hurt. The world’s largest cruise liner, the Queen Mary 2, has been labeled “filthy” by the U.S. government’s Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention’s Vessel Sanitation Program. According to the Daily Mail, American inspectors made a surprise...

You Must Be This Old to Ride: Disney Fantasy to Offer Adult-Only Entertainment Areas

You Must Be This Old to Ride: Disney Fantasy to Offer Adult-Only Entertainment Areas June 7, 2011 | Travel News | Read More
If you like Europe and cruise ships, but need a break from hundreds of screaming children, then Europa might just be the place for you. Europa is the name of the adult-only entertainment section of the Disney cruise ship, Fantasy. The ship, which will cruise the Caribbean when it’s complete in...

Woman Dropped Into Ocean During Medical Transfer Dies

Woman Dropped Into Ocean During Medical Transfer Dies May 3, 2011 | Travel News | Read More
A nightmare cruise vacation doesn’t get much more nightmarish than this. Janet Richardson, 73, from Penrith, Cumbria in the UK, was on a vacation with her husband, George, aboard the cruise ship Ocean Countess, when she fell so ill she needed to be evacuated in an emergency procedure. According...

Disney Launches Insanely Large, Insanely Expensive Cruise Ship

Disney Launches Insanely Large, Insanely Expensive Cruise Ship January 27, 2011 | Kid-Friendly, Travel News | Read More
It’s been a long time since a truly jaw-dropping cruise has set sail.  Feast your eyes on the “Disney Dream”, Walt Disney’s new 4,000 passenger cruise liner.  If you’ve ever wanted to take the entire family on a cruise, this is the one to take them on.  According to the...

Survival Tips If You’re Ever Shipwrecked: Spam, Pop Tarts and Lots of Playing Cards

Survival Tips If You’re Ever Shipwrecked: Spam, Pop Tarts and Lots of Playing Cards November 23, 2010 | Mexico, North America | Read More
Last week, thousands of stranded cruise ship vacationers were finally freed after three days of being stuck on the Splendor. Despite Carnival’s full refund and a credit for a future cruise ship, patrons seem to have a spoiled appetite for vacationing on the open waters. One cruiser, David Zambrano,...

World’s Largest Cruise Ship Makes a Narrow Escape

World’s Largest Cruise Ship Makes a Narrow Escape November 17, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
The Allure of the Seas, the world’s largest cruise ship, just narrowly missed hitting a Danish bridge last week. According to the New Zealand Herald, the cruise liner just missed scraping the bottom of the bridge. A little too close for comfort for both people on-board and onlookers, who gathered...