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7 Reasons Cruise Ships Are Not Like Petri Dishes

It’s almost impossible to read a mainstream media report on cruising without encountering the phrase “floating petri dish.” Typically, it’s used by lazy journalists to instantly convey to the reader

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Urgent Steps to Prevent Cruise Industry Shutdown

Even before cruise lines resumed sailing following the seemingly endless industry-wide shutdown, they all said the same thing: “We have to get this right.” Now, however, it’s more important than

Saying Goodbye to My Dad, Captain Parker

Some of the earliest memories I had growing up were on a tug boat, sailing from Jacksonville, Florida to Grand Turk. The boat was under the command of Captain Douglas