Cruise Passenger Bill of Rights Revealed

This week the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) announced that its Board of Directors approved the adoption of a “Cruise Industry Passenger Bill of Rights” detailing CLIA members’ commitment to the safety, comfort and care of guests in a number of important areas. To fulfill this commitment, our Members have agreed to adopt the following […]

NKOTB ‘Hangin Tough’ on Carnival Victory

Nearly 2,800 fans of the New Kids on the Block are currently on board the Carnival Victory for four days of music and fun.  The chart-topping superstars – “NKOTB” to those in the know – are keeping audiences entertained with show-stopping musical performances while signing countless autographs and posing for dozens of photos. During the […] Expands Coverage, Passing Savings Down

Online comparison site, which enables consumers to purchase travel insurance direct from leading carriers and save up to 40% or more, today announced that the Cincinnati-based American Modern Insurance Group has joined its team of nationally known travel insurance underwriters. American Modern currently offers three Compass Series policies available only through, all delivering […]

Royal Caribbean Positions Another Ship in Port Canaveral, Briefly

Royal Caribbean recently announced new Caribbean cruises for Explorer of the Seas from November 2014 through early January 2015.  Explorer of the Seas will redeploy to Port Canaveral, Fla., to offer a range of four- to nine-night Bahamas, and Western and Southern Caribbean vacations. Explorer will join Freedom of the Seas and Enchantment of the Seas. Explorer of […]

Holland America Hosts Susan G. Komen ‘Cruise for the Cure’

World Travel Holdings, one of the nation’s top travel retail networks and Susan G. Komen are teaming up to offer “A Cruise for the Cure,” a unique cruise fundraiser to raise money for breast cancer research, education, screening and treatment programs. CruisesOnly, in partnership with Holland America Line®, will serve as host to the exclusive cruise […]

Manslaughter Charges for Costa Concordia Captain

The hammer of justice isn’t too far away for Francesco Schettino, captain of Costa Concordia. According to CNN, the captain will be charged with ereliction of duty and several manslaughter charges in an incident that left 32 people dead. Costa Concordia sank off the Tuscan Coast in Italy January 13, 2012. Photo credit: Subscribe […]

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