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Miami No Longer The Busiest Cruise Ship Port

July 27, 2014

Cozumel View:  More #cruises #ship #passengers come to #Cozumel, #Mexico than #Miami, #Florida. Cruise Ship #excursions give boom to small, safe #Riviera #Maya #beaches. Cozumel, Mexico has taken the top honor of becoming the busiest cruise ship […]

Cruise Ship Overboards


Rajkumar Agarwal Cruise Ship Overboard Update

October 12, 2015

Shocking Claim – You decide if  “severe fight” with high ranking cruise ship officer “wearing white” lead to affluent cruise passenger overboard foul play as family member suggests. While we get cases of people overboard nearly every month, sometimes several times in the […]


Rescue Me Balloon – Cruise Ship Missing

June 23, 2015

Kickstarter Rescue Me Balloon raised $36,000. Could save many #cruise ship missing. Kickstarter project, Rescue Me Balloon raised $36,000. Could save many #cruise ship missing. Rescue Me Balloon Signal Device, an SOS device which could save many […]

Cruise Ship Injury

Cruise Ship Injury

Cruise Ship Collision – 30 Injured

June 19, 2015

#Cruise Ship Sinking: Saint Laurent collides in St. Lawrence locks, takes on water. Injured evacuated. International Shipping Partners Saint Laurent Collided with the Eisenhower Lock on the St. Lawrence River. The Michigan Great Lakes Cruise, Saint Laurent […]

Cruise Ship Injury

Two Cruise Ship Crew Members Overboard

July 29, 2015

Norwegian Cruise Line Pride Of America crew members injured during fall in life boat in Hilo Hawaii. On Tuesday, July 28, 2015 two crew members in their 30s were injured aboard Norwegian Cruise Lines Pride of America when they […]

Cruise Ship Injury

Hausman Not Credible $21.5 Million Award Reversed

January 7, 2016

U.S. District Court Judge finds James Hausman “not credible” after former employee alerts #cruise line Holland America Line to evidence tampering and lies in the walked into door head injury case. Court documents outline why the jury verdict was over-turned […]

Cruise Ship Missing

Cruise Ship Missing

Holland America Line Koningsdam Cruise Passenger Missing

December 4, 2017

Cruise ship passenger Christopher Nile, 30,  from Orlando, Florida who visited St. Kitts on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 is missing. Koningsdam arrived at 0800 hours on Wednesday and when it departed St. Kitts at 1700 […]

Cruise Ship Missing

Carnival Victory Cruise Passenger Overboard

March 22, 2017

On Wednesday, March 22, 2017, Brandon Paul, 23, of Floral City,  Florida fell overboard from the eighth deck of the Carnival Cruise Lines’ Carnival Victory cruise ship about o300 hours.  The ship was about 33 […]

Cruise Ship Missing

Cruise Ship Passenger Missing Costa Victoria

July 18, 2014

Cruise Ship Missing: Female # cruise ship passenger, 53,  is missing from Costa Victoria, ship held in port same day due to former passenger injury lawsuit filed. Ms Hsieh, 53, a Taiwanese-American, was reported missing from the Costa […]

Cruise Ship Crime

Cruise Crime

Cruise Passenger John Ali Radwan Arrested

May 6, 2015

 Liberty Of The Seas passenger cash theft at hot tub, seen on camera. Florida man with priors arrested. On May 4, 2015, John Ali Radwan, 29, from Florida was arrested for a theft which took […]

Cruise Crime

FTC Sues Florida Cruise Line

August 15, 2015

Federal Trade Commission ( FTC) and 10 U.S. States sue cruise line for deceptive marketing practices, a #cruise industry first. Full court documents on our website. On March 3, 2014 the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), State of […]

Cruise Crime

Cruise Passenger Arrest Terror Attack

February 2, 2017

Cruise Bruise:  VIDEOS – A Turk #travel #cruise ship passenger on a German passport arrested after police get Interpol Red Notice for PKK group #terror attack. Celal Kildag, 58, from Lüdenscheid, Germany was aboard MSC Cruises MSC Opera […]

Cruise Ship Illness

Cruise Ship Illness

Independence Of The Seas Miracle Baby Preemie

September 23, 2015

Cruise ship passenger  Emily Morgan gives birth months early aboard cruse ship at sea to one pound eight ounce  micro-preemie baby boy Haiden after 30 minutes labor. On Tuesday, September 1, 2015, Emily Morgan who runs a gymnastic […]

Cruise Ship Illness

Doctor Brings Ebola To New York

October 24, 2014

New York doctor, Craig Spencer who works with Doctors Without Borders flew back to New York from West Africa after treating ebola patients tests positive. Craig Spencer, 33, came back from treating Ebola patients in Guinea October 17 and developed a […]

Cruise Ship Illness

Barf Lawyers Lose Against Cruise Line

August 1, 2015

No Special Treatment:  Sickly #cruise ship passengers will suck it up like the rest of the world. An article by Maritime Executive shows the cruise line was not a fault for barf fest, stating “However, the performing […]

Cruise Ship Weather

Atlantic Tropical Storm Cindy Track June 20 2017
Cruise Ship Weather

Tropical Storm Cindy Named Louisiana Landfall Predicted

June 20, 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy Watch our new live streaming webcams in Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama, to watch Tropical Storm Cindy come ashore in real time. DISCUSSION AND 48-HOUR OUTLOOK —————————— Satellite imagery, aircraft data, and surface observations […]

Cruise Ship Weather

Tropical Storm Olivia

August 27, 2018

NWS Central Pacific Hurricane Center Honolulu HI 500 AM HST Thu Sep 13 2018 Olivia (see Thurs video below)continues to move rapidly toward the west-southwest away from the main Hawaiian Islands this morning. Southwesterly vertical […]

7. 6 Earthquake Shakes Cozumel Grand Caymen
Cruise Ship Weather

7. 6 Earthquake Shakes Grand Cayman

January 12, 2018

An earthquake measuring 7.5 stuck the Caribbean on Wednesday,  January 10, 2018, near 17.469°N   83.520°, or Great Swan Island, Honduras. The earthquake was felt as far away as Cozumel, Mexico and occurred as the result of […]

Cruise Ship Sinking

Ferry Mercraft 3 Sinks Philippines December 21, 2017
Cruise Ship Sinking

Five Dead After Ferry Sinks

December 22, 2017

The ferry Mercraft 3 sank in the Philippines (see video below) around 1100 hours on Thursday, December 21, 2017. The ferry had been traveling on rough seas from Ungos port in Real, a town east […]

Philippine Ferry MV Doña Paz Collision
Cruise Ship Sinking

Philippine Ferry MV Doña Paz Collision More Than 4000 Passengers Dead

December 20, 1987

On December 20, 1987, at 06:30 hours, the  Philippine-registered passenger ferry  MV Doña Paz owned by Sulpicio Lines sank after colliding with the oil tanker MT Vector.  The MV Doña Paz was sailing from Leyte island to the Philippine capital of Manila. MV Doña Paz was seriously overcrowded, had  no radio […]

Cruise Ship Fires

Cruise Ship Fires

Passenger Ship Fire 544 Aboard

August 15, 2015

MV Wonderful Star passenger ship caught fire while docked early this morning with 544 people aboard, 2 of 59 crew members injured. The ship was located in Ormoc, located on Leyte Island in the Philippines. Two […]

Cruise Ship Fires

Cruise Ship Fire Aboard Splendour of the Seas

October 22, 2015

Cruise Ship Fires:  Fire broke out aboard the Royal Caribbean Cruise Line ship Splendour of the Seas this morning, while the #cruise ship was sailing off the coast of Greece. Thursday October 22, 2015 Royal Caribbean Cruise […]

Cruise Ship Drugs

Cruise Ship Drugs

USCG ICE Seize 1.5 Tons Marijuana From Caribbean Vessel

July 29, 2014

ICE:  Caribbean Sea Marijuana Arrest – 3,500 pounds of marijuana was seized and five people were arrested aboard ship An-Nur. Wholesale drug value $3.5 million. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), working jointly with the Coast […]

Corpus Christi USCG Seizes 3800 Pounds Cocaine
Cruise Ship Drugs

Corpus Christi USCBP Seizes 3800 Pounds Cocaine

December 13, 2017

While Carnival Breeze and Carnival Valor were enroute from the Caribbean to  Galveston, in international waters near Corpus Christi, Texas, cocaine smugglers were off shore. According to a U.S. Customs and Border Protection press release on December 8, […]

Travel Warnings

Travel Warning

New Cruise Bruise Category – Gofundme Cruises

October 3, 2015

Need a #cruise, but can’t afford one? No problem. Over 100  people are requesting donations for themselves or others to take a cruise using Gofundme. Free Cruises Through Gofundme There was a time that cruises were taken […]

17 Passengers Dead After Storm Sinks Ride The Ducks Boat
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Ride The Ducks Third Mass Passenger Deaths Incident

July 20, 2018

Ride The Ducks Third Mass Passenger Deaths Incident – On Thursday, July  19, 2018, two Ride The Ducks boats were doing a Table Rock Lake, Missouri excursion, near Branson, Missouri. Both vessels were operating with their removable roof […]

6.8 Earthquake 137km E of Tadine New Caledonia
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7.0 Earthquake 137km E of Tadine New Caledonia

October 31, 2017

An undersea earthquake of magnitude 7.0 has struck close to New Caledonia in the South Pacific, the US Geological Survey says. It was followed by a 6.8 earthquake. The epicentre was located 117.5 km east […]

Cruise Incidents



Disney Cruise Line’s Chocolate Soufflé

March 1, 2017

Chocolate Soufflé Serves 6 3 tablespoons butter, plus more for greasing the soufflé cups 6 tablespoons sugar, plus more for dusting the soufflé cups 1 cup milk 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour 3 tablespoons Dutch-processed cocoa […]

Spectrum of the Seas Plying Asia Oceans June 2019

Spectrum of the Seas Plying Asia Oceans June 2019

October 24, 2018

Spectrum of the Seas Plying Asia Oceans June 2019 – Conor Zito from OverAbove tells Cruise Bruise that Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines newese ship Spectrum of the Seas is coming alone nicely. “Spectrum of the […]

6.7 Earthquake 141km NNE of Palue Indonesia

6.7 Earthquake 141km NNE of Palue Indonesia

October 24, 2017

An deep earthquake measuring 6.7 on the Richter scale struck Indonesia on October 24, 2017 at 10:47:47 local time. The earthquake was deep, at a measured depth of  549.2 km (341 miles).  The quake was felt in […]