Sib Hashian Boston Drummer Dies on Stage During Legends of Rock Cruise

Sib Hashian, 67, the drummer for rock group Boston, died onstage Wednesday, March 15, 2017. Hashian was performing at Legends of Rock Cruise aboard Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines, Independence of the Seas. CPR was performed without results. Artist performing included… Continue Reading

Royal Caribbean Introduces Non-Refundable Deposit Fee

Royal Caribbean International  announced March 22, 2017, they are introducing a non-refundable deposit and a change fee for all Grand Suites and above booked through the cruise line’s onboard booking program, known as the NextCruise program. Royal Caribbean says, “With the change, suite… Continue Reading

Carnival Magic Runs Over Jet Ski Nearly Misses Two Women

According to the Port Canaveral Pilot Association Blog, “quick action by a Port Canaveral harbor pilot and a Brevard County Marine Unit Deputy saved two boaters, Skylar Penpasuglia, 19 and Allison Garrett, 20, from Princeton, West Virginia, were operating a… Continue Reading

Cruise Ship MS Caledonia Sky Coral Reef Grounding

According to Hugo Mattson, who is a media producer at Hugo Mattson Media, on March 4, 2017, around 2:00 pm Indonesian time, the cruise ship MS Caledonia Sky grounded on a coral reef and got stuck. Noble Caledonia cruise line… Continue Reading

Cruise Ship Norwegian Joy Float Out Papenburg Germany

Launched by Norwegian Cruise Lines on  March 4, 2017, Norwegian Joy has 20 Decks, 3,900 passenger capacity with a crew of 1,700 and the cruise ship will fly the flag of the Bahamas, though it will be home ported in Shanghai… Continue Reading