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Monsters of Rock Cruise 2018

May 12, 2017

Royal Caribbean’s Navigator of the Seas 2018 Monsters of Rock Cruise has begun booking.  Monsters of Rock Cruise embarks at  Miami, Florida on Sunday, February 11, 2018 for five days and nights. Monsters of Rock Cruise […]

Cruise Ship Overboards


MSC Opera Cruise Ship Bucket List Suicide

November 13, 2015

quietly jumped overboard in the middle of the night on the last night of a 13 day cruise.   Rosanna Rossato, 75, From Cricoli, Italy was sailing aboard MSC Cruises MSC Opera on Saturday November […]

Female Passenger Overboard Search Underway

Cruise Passenger Who Went Overboard Identifiied

April 14, 2018

Natasha Colreavy Schofield, 47, from Brisbane, Australia has been identified as the female passenger who went overboard this week near New Caledonia. Schofield went overboard on Thursday, April 12, 2018, at 1600 hours AEST, aboard P&O Cruises’ […]

Cruise Ship Injury

Cruise Ship Injury

Cruise Ship Injury Ends Legendary Musician’s Career

August 14, 2015

Lawsuit filed by Gyula Bruno Fekete brother blames  Uniworld River Cruises for legendary saxophonist’s 2014 SS Antoinette delayed head injury/coma treatment by Boppard, German hospital. On June 3, 2014 legendary saxophonist from Hungary Gyula Bruno (Maxi) Fekete, 62, had been booked to perform […]

Cruise Ship Missing

Cruise Ship Missing

Third Cruise Ship Passenger Missing Past Month

December 5, 2015

Stephen Staker is the third #cruise ship passenger missing from a cruise ship in the past month, the second missing from cruise ships docked at Falmouth, Jamaica.

Cruise Ship Crime

Disney Wonder Crew Arrested For Wire Fraud
Cruise Crime

Disney Wonder Crew Arrested For Wire Fraud

November 29, 2017

Renan Dias Da Rocha Gomes, 32,  a crew member from Brazil who worked aboard Disney Cruise Lines cruise ship Disney Wonder was arrested on charges of wire fraud on allegations for embezzling over a quarter […]

Cruise Crime

Police Allege Woman Murdered Tossed Overboard

February 23, 2017

Li Yinglei, 36, embarked on a MSC Cruises’ MSC Magnifica 10-day Mediterranean cruise with her husband Daniel Belling, 46, and their two children ages six and four on February 9, 2017. When the cruise ship […]

Cruise Crime

Murder-Suicide Darla J Mellinger Banner

April 3, 2015

Cruise Ship Deaths: Case now live, Darla J (Campbell) Mellinger Banner and John C Banner confirmed #cruise ship passengers in Ryndam murder-suicide Cruise Ship Murder Suicide Ryndam April, 2 2015 On Thursday, April 2, 2015 aboard […]

Cruise Ship Illness

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 Illness

U.S. State Dept Evacuates Family Members From Embassy

August 14, 2014

#Cruise Bruise: State Dept travel warning, no non-essential travel due to health conditions, 759 cases of Ebola and 293 deaths as Ebola epidemic worsens. The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to screening procedures, travel […]

Cruise Ship Weather

Cruise Ship Weather

NASA Releases Free Software By Hundreds

March 11, 2017

The NASA Software Catalog offers an extensive portfolio of software products for a wide variety of technical applications, organized into fifteen areas of science.  The software is free, because NASA wants people to innovate. The […]

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 […]

Atlantic Tropical Storm Systems 0800 Hours August 6 2017
Cruise Ship Weather

Atlantic Tropical Weather Storm Outlook

August 6, 2017

Cruise Ship Weather Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 800 AM EDT Sun Aug 6 2017 Two storm systems we have been watching in the Atlantic Ocean since Friday, have changed significantly. […]

Cruise Ship Sinking

Cruise Ship Sinking

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 Europa Galley Fire Monday

December 21, 2015

Minoan Lines Ferry Cruise Europa Fire December 21, 2015 Cruise Europa reported a galley fire aboard, with nearly 800 aboard. On December 21, 2015, Cruise Europa, a ferry owned by Greek shipping company Minoan Lines had […]

Cruise Ship Fires

Cruise Ship Fire – Grand Princess Near Hawaii

December 3, 2015

Princess Cruises has cancelled the Grand Princess San Francisco to Hawaii cruise after an electrical fire stalled the cruise ship on Monday. On Monday, November 30, 2015 Princess Cruises Grand Princess experienced a switchboard malfunction sparked […]

Cruise Ship Drugs

Cruise Ship Drugs

Cruise Bruise Investigates Tampa Port Drug Bust

March 8, 2015

Cruise Bruise Investigation into the drug smuggler who flipped on 6 #cruise ship crew members and the Princess drug smuggler who ran the operation, full story with complete documentation. Jason Leon Carmichael, 21, Arkine John, 21, […]

Cruise Ship Drugs

Cruise Ship Cocaine Smuggling Ring Leader Arrested

February 3, 2017

Cruise Bruise: #Cruise ship Freedom of the seas Mother’s Day Jamaica cocaine smuggling ring, fifth woman arrested works at school district. Rita Gray, 38, from Washington DC, a business manager with District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS) […]

Travel Warnings

Travel Warning

USCG New Cruise Ship Preboarding Regs

December 9, 2014

The United States Coast Guard (USCG) is looking at new pre-boarding,  screening requirements for #cruise ship passenger and crew including pre-screening of all baggage before boarding. This proposed rule would standardize screening activities for all persons, baggage, […]

Travel Warning

Cruise Line Customer Services Ratings – 32 Cruise Lines

September 19, 2015

Expansion today on Cruise Ship Complaints includes latest ratings for more USA and Canadian Cruise Lines. There is a WARNING for one cruise line with 1233 complaints, river cruise lines, lake cruise lines, major ferry lines, […]

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, […]


Typhoon Fengshen June 21 2008

Princess Of Star Sinking

June 21, 2017

On This Day in Cruise History: Nine years ago today, the Princess Of Star sank on June 21, 2008. Everything that could wrong, did go wrong for the crew of the M/V Princess Of Star. The […]


Celebrating Life After Missouri Stingray Death

May 31, 2017

On this day in cruise history:  One year ago today, on May 31, 2016, a teenager known as Austin “Stingray” Ray from Pevely, Missouri, who was only 17-years-old, died aboard Disney Cruise Line’s Disney Wonder while the […]