CDC Discontinues COVID-19 Program for Cruise Ships, Effective Immediately

CDC headquarters

In a huge shift for the U.S. cruise industry, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has just announced that effective immediately, it is discontinuing its COVID-19 Program for Cruise Ships. The CDC’s Cruise Ship Guidance webpage said, “As of July 18, 2022, CDC’s COVID-19 Program for Cruise Ships is no longer in effect, and […]

Cruise News Today — July 18, 2022 [VIDEO]

cruise news today july 18 2022

Princess Lifts Vaccine Status Justification For Exemptions Good news if you’re unvaccinated and want to cruise. Princess Cruises has opened a small allotment of inventory to unvaccinated guests who’d like to sail. The line updated its site on July 14 to read, “With the recent easing of CDC vaccination requirements, the options available to unvaccinated […]

First Major U.S. Cruise Line Encourages Unvaccinated Guests to Sail

Carnival Corporation (CCL) brand, Princess Cruises, has become the first major North American cruise line to drop the green flag for unvaccinated cruisers. On an update to their health and protocol page on July 14, the line said, “We want to make sailing with Princess Cruises as easy, hassle-free, and safe as possible, regardless of […]

Sign up for the Cruise Radio Newsletter

Get the real facts delivered straight to your inbox, with trustworthy cruise related news.