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Ferries To Cuba Becoming Reality

May 6, 2015

Cruise Bruise: Four ferry companies have been licensed today for  #ferry #cruise service from Florida to Cuba. Today, four ferry companies have been licensed for cruises to Cuba. Baja Ferries, Havana Ferry Partners,United Caribbean Lines and Airline […]

Cruise Ship Overboards


Carnival Male Passenger Jumped Overboard

March 20, 2015

Carnival Male Passenger Jumped Overboard 03/20/15 Carnival Triumph  passenger, 54, seen on cam, climbing over his cabin balcony, overboard off Mexico coast as #cruise ship headed back to Galveston, Texas. On March 17, 2015, George Uthuppu, 54, from […]


FBI Closes Case Cruise Ship Overboard

October 22, 2015

Cruise Ship Deaths: FBI has closed the case of a woman, who went  overboard soon after embarking her Royal Caribbean Cruise Line  #cruise ship in Port Everglades, Florida. FBI investigation determined that the possible cause of this situation was […]


Cliford B Minej Missing Cruise Ship Crew

December 27, 2014

Missing #cruise ship Holland America Line Ryndam crew member Cliford B Minej from from Thane, India has been found in Clearwater, Florida beach community. His body floated to shore at about 7:15 am on Clearwater Beach, […]

Cruise Ship Injury

Cruise Ship Injury

USCG Says Cruise Ship Captain Fell Asleep Before Crash

March 13, 2017

On Thursday, August 28, 2016 around 0230 hours,  Entertainment Cruises’ Spirit of Baltimore was involved in a collision in at Henderson Wharf Marina Fells Point Maryland. The cruise ship had taken more than 400 passengers […]

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

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 Missing

Cruise Ship Missing

Cruise Ship MS Britannia Sinking Now In Netherlands

June 22, 2014

Cruise ship MS Britannia sinking in the Netherlands today. Nearly 200 evacuated in suburbs outside of Amsterdam. Britannia has a large hole in the stern of her hull. The story is on  Cruise Ship Sinking website. […]

Cruise Ship Missing

Muslim Cruise Passengers Missing in Port

January 22, 2017

Cruise Bruise: Three Muslim #cruise passenger are missing in port after election state of emergency is called. A President who took office as a result of a coup, refuses to leave after being voted out, wrecking havoc […]

Cruise Ship Crime

Cruise Crime

Cruise Ship Murder Cold Case Unsolved

July 30, 2015

U.S. Marshall’s wife, oldest #cruise ship murder cold case in history unsolved for 75 years now. Jessie Harper Mozee, 53, a resident of Nome, Alaska, who was a former teacher, boarded the steamship SS Seeandbee for a […]

Cruise Crime

Lonnie Kocontes Cruise Ship Murder Trial Continues

January 30, 2014

The case of cruise ship passenger Micki Kanesaki, who went missing on a cruise aboard Island Cruises’ cruise ship Island Escape,  while sailing with her ex-husband in the Mediterranean is now in court. Kanesaki went overboard nearly seven years […]

Cruise Ship Illness

Cruise Ship Illness

Caribbean CDC Travel Alert Zika Virus Outbreaks

March 23, 2017

Medical facilities on cruise ships can vary widely depending on ship size, itinerary, length of cruise, and passenger demographics. Generally, shipboard medical clinics can provide medical care comparable to that of ambulatory care centers. Although […]

Grandeur of the Seas Caribbean Cruise Passenger Rescued November 7 2017
Cruise Ship Illness

Grandeur of the Seas Passenger Gets Air Force Medevac

November 8, 2017

On United States national election day (see video below),  Tuesday, November 7, 2017, Royal Caribbean Cruise Line’s Grandeur of the Seas was returning to Baltimore, Maryland and was located about 600 miles off the coast of […]

Cruise Ship Weather

Cruise Ship Weather

Cruise Ship Passengers Treated to Rocket Launch

February 20, 2017

The weather in Florida was perfect for a rocket launch yesterday to celebrate the end of a cruise for thousands of  lucky cruise ship passengers. Cruise ship passengers disembarking four cruise ships at Cape Canaveral, […]

Cruise Ship Weather

Watching Two Atlantic Caribbean Tropical Storms

June 14, 2017

Cruise Ship Weather 1. A large area of showers and thunderstorms several hundred miles south of the Cabo Verde Islands is associated with a strong tropical wave. Development, if any, of this system is expected […]

Cruise Ship Weather

Tropical Storm Harvey

August 17, 2017

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 400 AM CDT Wed Aug 31 2017 (see video below) Bookmark this page for updates LOCATION…32.3N 92.0W ABOUT 15 MILES…20 KM…S OF MONROE LOUISIANA. ABOUT 65 MILES…105 KM…NNE OF […]

Cruise Ship Sinking

Cruise Ship Sinking

Ferry El Almirante Sinks 170 Aboard Six Dead 31 Missing

June 26, 2017

The ferry El Almirante (The Admiral) sunk on  Sunday, June 25, 2017 at 1400 hours,  on Peňol-Guatapé reservoir lake near Bogota, Colombia. There were an estimated 170 passengers aboard the four deck cruise boat when […]

Cruise Ship Fires

Cruise Ship Fires

Boudicca Cruise Ship Fire

January 25, 2015

Cruise Ship Fires:  Boudicca engine room fire causes listing off Casa Blanca, Morroco while sailing to Africa. Track on the Mediterranean Cruise Ship Tracker. Around 0400 hours on Sunday, January 25, 2015, Fred Olsen Cruise Lines Boudicca cruise […]

SS Saale Steam Ship Fire 361 Passengerd Dead June 30 1900
Cruise Ship Fires

SS Saale Steam Ship Fire 361 Dead

June 30, 2017

On this day in Cruise Ship History: It was one of the largest maritime disasters in American history, 117 years ago today,  the fire and sinking of the Steamship S.S. Saale on June 30, 1900, […]

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 […]

Travel Warnings

Travel Warning

Bardo Museum Massacre Death List

March 19, 2015

Cruise Ship Deaths – 5,000 Cruise Ship Deaths: #Cruise ship passengers murdered is growing.  List of Tragic Deaths at Bardo National Museum in Tunis, Tunisia On Wednesday March 18, 2015 two cruise ships, MSC Splendida […]

Travel Warning

Royal Caribbean Introduces Non-Refundable Deposit Fee

March 23, 2017

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 […]

Cruise Incidents


Norwegian Sun Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap At Sea

April 5, 2018

On Friday March 16, 2018 Norwegian Cruise Lines (NCL) ship Norwegian Sun embarked on a 15-night re-positioning cruise from Miami, Florida (see video below) through the Panama Canal arriving to San Pedro, California on Saturday, […]

Ferry Collision With Viking Star At Barcelona Spain

Ferry Collision With Viking Star At Barcelona

January 13, 2018

On Friday,January 12, 2018, at 1400 hours local time, Grandi Navi Veloci (NGV) ferry Fantastic, registered in Tangier, Morocco, collided with the cruise ship Viking Star in Barcelona, Spain. Fantastic was backing and Viking Star […]


Tech Companies Net Neutrality Protest Day

Tech Companies Net Neutrality Protest Day

July 12, 2017

Internet privacy is once again in the news. The protest dubbed Net Neutrality Day of Action is being held across the internet today. Companies protesting include our own Cruise Ship Wave Network of 75 websites, […]

Ocean Pollution Leaves Nasty Mark On Sea Life

Ocean Pollution Endangers Sea Life

December 26, 2017

National Geographic has reported a horrible incident involving a lobster. The article by National Geographic (see video below) writer Sarah Gibbens states, “A lobster fished from waters off the coast of New Brunswick, Canada, was found […]