• Tropical Storm Chantal Forming 0800 Hours July 13 2019
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    Tropical Storm Chantal

    Tropical Storm Chantal –  NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 800 AM EDT Sat Jul 13 2019 For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Tropical [...]
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    Cruise Ship Deaths Database 2019 Upgrade

    Cruise Ship Deaths Database 2019 Upgrade – Today we upgraded the Cruise Ship Deaths database. Originally, the database was easily searched by name, gender, date, cruise line, cruise ship, and age. When we rolled out the [...]
  • Tropical Storm Barry Track 1300 Hours July 14 2019
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    Tropical Storm Barry

    NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 1000 AM CDT Sun Jul 14, 2019 Tropical Storm Barry’s (see Sunday video below) radar and satellite presentations have continued to degrade, which is typical for an inland tropical cyclone. [...]
  • Tropical Depression Cosme Track 0200 Hours July 8 2019
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    Tropical Storm Cosme

      Tropical Storm Cosme – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 200 AM PDT Mon Jul 08, 2019 Cosme continues to gradually weaken over 23 to 24 degree C waters and in a dry and stable [...]

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China Building Polar Expedition Cruise Ship

Four New Arctic Polar Expedition Cruise Ships Ordered

March 17, 2018

 China joins other major nations including the U.S, Canada and Russia, building its first arctic polar expedition cruise ship (see video below).   SunStone Ships will build four expedition vessels with an option for six more […]

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Naked Passenger Jumps Overboard Arrested

November 6, 2015

Cruise Bruise Investigates: A male passenger has been arrested after he jumped overboard, swam to an island and broke into home, trashing the place. Police arrived to find the naked, wet man in yet another […]


Bernardo Elbaz Oasis of The Seas Overboard

November 8, 2015

Bernardo Elbaz identified as #cruise ship passenger #overboard in Caribbean. Bernardo Garcia Teixeira​ Elbaz is a missing cruise ship passenger aboard Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines’ Oasis of the Seas on November 6, 2015. Elbaz  intentionally jumped from […]


Drunk Passenger Overboard Cozumel Mexico

March 25, 2015

Cruise Ship Deaths: Family of drunk passenger, 40, who went overboard on Carnival Conquest while #cruise ship was in Cozumel, Mexico sues cruise line. On September 18, 2011, Clint Markham, 40, and his wife Michelle embarked […]

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Cruise Ship Injury

NCL Passenger Files Lawsuit After Water Slide Incident

April 12, 2017

On April 6, 2016 a Norwegian Cruise Line, Norwegian Escape passenger filed a lawsuit in  the Federal  Southern District Court of  Florida, after alleging she suffered injuries inside the water slide aboard their cruise ship. […]

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Cruise Broken Back Gets Emergency Medevac

January 27, 2017

Cruise Bruise: Woman, 20, with fractured spine gets medevac from Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines #cruise ship Legend of the Seas, A medevac took place 80km southeast of Wellington, New Zealand aboard Royal Caribbean Cruise Line’s Legend of the […]

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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 […]

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Norwegian Jewel Alaska Cruise Teen Measles Diagnosis
Cruise Ship Illness

Norwegian Jewel Alaska Cruise Teen Measles Diagnosis

August 15, 2018

Norwegian Jewel Alaska Cruise Teen Measles Diagnosis –  On Monday, August 6, 2018 a Norwegian Jewel cruise passenger, age 16, who was a non-U.S. citizen was transferred to PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center for care. Doctors diagnosed […]

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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 […]

7.9 - 280km SE of Kodiak Alaska January 23 2018
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Alaska 7.9 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes West Coast Ports

January 24, 2018

At 12:30 am on January 23, 2018,the United States Geological Survey (USGS) recorded a 7.9 magnitude earthquake struck off Alaska, at 56.046°N   149.073°W approximately 25.0 km in depth. The earthquake was originally recorded as […]

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The Cruise From Hell – What Did You Expect?

February 21, 2014

Cruise Ship Complaints This has been one of those busy weeks, where a cluster of events took place aboard cruise ships, which was somewhat exciting for the media as a whole. There was the gentleman […]

Cruise Ship Sinking

Cruise Ship Sinking

Tahoe Queen Grounding Over 300 Aboard

August 5, 2014

#Cruise Ship Sinking: The  Tahoe Queen grounded on a sandbar yesterday with 296 passengers and 14 crew aboard. Passengers evacuated by USCG. Hornblower Cruises’ Tahoe Queen Near Thomas F Regan Beach S Lake Tahoe, California with nearly […]

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MV Pinak Sinks – Over 100 Passengers Dead

July 5, 2014

#Cruise Ship Sinking:  MV Pinak sunk with an estimated 250 ferry passengers aboard, only about 100 rescued, the other passengers are missing. Rescue slow. MV Pinak Ferry Sinks Padma River Dhaka Bangladesh With Over 200 Passengers Aboard. […]

Cruise Ship Fires

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 Fires

Cruise Ship Explosion While Docked in Port

February 9, 2017

Cruise Ship Fires: Explosion aboard the Princess Cruises #cruise ship Emerald Princess damaged stern of the ship and kills one. Around 5:00, on Thursday, February 9, 2017, Princess Cruises’ Emerald Princess cruise had an explosion, which damaged […]

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Shipmates British Reality Television Show Reboot
Cruise Ship Drugs

Shipmates British Reality Television Show Reboot

June 17, 2018

Shipmates television show aboard Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines ship Vision of the Seas is a 2018 British reboot of an American syndicated television show that ran for two seasons from 2001 to 2003. The show features a couple […]

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Florence Childs Selling Spokane Pot Store

September 22, 2015

Florence Childs, 81, wants to cruise in Europe and is ready to retire again. The  Spokane pot store she opened Jan 2105, has sales of $700,000 with a license won in the state lottery is for sale. Childs, a retired […]

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Cruise Ship Passengers From Hell

March 26, 2015

Cruise Bruise:  How not to become a #cruise ship passenger from hell. Are you on the list of lists? Our tips to being a good cruise ship passenger. List #1 of 3 – Yahoo Travel: How to […]

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Healthy Meal Cruise Ship Fast Food Restaurant

October 7, 2014

Cruise Bruise: Portion control key to eating well on cruise ship, our  nutritional menu choice for Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines’ Johnny Rockets Restaurant. The Johnny Rockets Grilled Chicken Club Salad when shared with another person, both persons […]


Cuba Cruise Ship Travel Medical Costs

August 26, 2015

Cruise Bruise: The hidden cruise ship # travel medical cost of #cruise ship travel to Cuba has secret benefits for cruise ship passengers and crew members. Medical issues while traveling are a primary concern for cruise ship […]

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Carnival Corp Princess Cruises Passenger Ocean Medallion

May 25, 2019

Carnival Corp Princess Cruises Passenger Ocean Medallion – MedallionClass is a personalized vacation experience enabled by the cruise line’s OceanMedallion  (see video below) wearable device. A recent winner of the CES 2019 Innovation Award, the OceanMedallion allows guests to […]