Another Delayed Cruise Proves Value Of Travel Insurance

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The same high winds that were plaguing the northeast overnight Sunday into Monday also prevented Norwegian Cruise Line’s Manhattan-based Norwegian Gem from returning from her 11-night Caribbean cruise, causing the vessel to spend the night in New York Harbor before finally being able to depart on Tuesday. Timeline of Events On Monday, the cruise line said […]

Cruise Line Quickly Reverses Mandatory Gratuity Policy

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Things sometimes change quickly in the cruise industry, but rarely this quickly: No sooner had word begun to spread that MSC was going to make the daily gratuity charge mandatory than they reversed the decision, apparently due to the immediate and overwhelming backlash. “Service Charges Will Be Mandatory” … Or Will They? The confusion apparently […]

What The New Nassau Cruise Port Will Look Like [PHOTOS]

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Photos released by the group expected to have the winning bid refurbishing the Nassau, Bahamas cruise port offer an early glimpse into what the pier area might ultimately look like — and what entertainment it will offer — once the project is completed. What Will The “New” Port Nassau Look Like? According to Global Ports […]