• Tropical Storm Oscar Forming 2000 Hours October 15 2018
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    Tropical Storm Oscar

    NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 800 PM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018 For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: A broad low pressure system (see 2 videos below) located over the [...]
  • Tropical Storm Vicente Track 1700 Hours October 15 2018
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    Tropical Storm Vicente

    NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 500 PM PDT Mon Oct 15 2018 For the eastern North Pacific…east of 140 degrees west longitude: The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Tropical Storm Tara, located [...]
  • 7.0 Earthquake 117 Kilometers Kimbe Papua New Guinea
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    7.0 Earthquake 117 Kilometers Kimbe Papua New Guinea

    7.0 Earthquake 117 Kilometers Kimbe Papua New Guinea –  At least three people were killed as a shallow 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Indonesia’s popular tourist hotspots. The victims in East Java’s Sumenep [...]
  • Tropical Storm Oscar Tara 1600 Hours October 15 2018
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    Tropical Storm Tara

    NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 400 PM CDT Mon Oct 15 2018 Tropical Storm Tara is now a tiny tropical storm consisting of a small, circular area of intense convection that continues to go [...]

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FREE Cruise Ship Schedules Live

April 13, 2017

Our FREE (NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED) cruise industry schedules/calendars have been updated for 51 cruise lines . Cruise Line Schedules are now live. Why does this matter to you? Other websites require you to pay for […]

Alaska Cleveland Volcano Alert Level Orange
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Alaska Mount Cleveland Volcano Alert Level Orange

July 25, 2018

Alaska Mount Cleveland Volcano Alert Level Orange – Mount Cleveland (also known as Cleveland Volcano) (see July 23 video below) is a nearly symmetrical stratovolcano on the western end of Chuginadak Island, which is part of the Islands of Four Mountains just […]

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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 […]

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

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 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. […]

Cruise Ship Missing

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 Crime

Cruise Crime

Carnival Legend Cruise Down Under Becomes Cruise From Hell

February 16, 2018

Carnival Cruise Lines cruise ship Carnival Legend arrived at Port Melbourne, Australia on Wednesday January 31, 2018 during a repositioning cruise to Australia. Two weeks after arrival in Australia, all hell broke loose aboard. Carnival Legend […]

Cruise Crime

GUILTY! Costa Concordia Captain Convicted

February 11, 2015

Costa Concordia Captain Francesco Schettino has been convicted for numerous charges and sentenced in an Italian court. Schettino wasn’t present to hear . Case History The cruise ship Costa Concordia nightmare took place off the coast of Italy near Giglio […]

Cruise Ship Illness

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

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 Illness

Cruise Ship Passenger Mexico Medical Disembarking

June 6, 2015

Cruise Bruise: Ohio single mom stranded in Mexico when child needs surgery on #cruise raises $17,764+ online. A cruise ship passenger family from Springfield, Ohio, who had driven to Galveston, Texas to embark on Carnival Triumph Monday, June 1, […]

Cruise Ship Weather

Cruise Ship Weather

Earth Day 2017 Campaigns plus Google Doodle Video

April 22, 2017

Ten Important Earth Day Campaigns: 1. Global Environmental and Climate Literacy Campaign. 2. Campaign for Communities Engages with Mayors and Local Officials 3. Women and Girls in Leadership – Supporting the rise of women in […]

Tropical Storm Kristy Track 0800 Hours August 11 2018
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Tropical Storm Kristy

August 4, 2018

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 800 AM PDT Sat Aug 11 2018 Cold waters and wind shear have taken a toll on Kristy. The cloud pattern has degenerated considerably, and it now consists of […]

Cruise Ship Sinking

Cruise Ship Sinking

MV Versace Amara Sinks

August 18, 2014

#Cruise Ship Sinking: The  MV Versace Amara sinks Saturday, after puncturing hull on a reef just off a volcanic island. There were 20 passengers and five crew aboard. Around 0100 hours on Saturday, August 16, 2014, the […]

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

High Speed Ferry Explosion

June 6, 2015

Wahana Gili Ocean 4 high speed #ferry explosion injures 25 passengers, 129 aboard.  Wahana Gili Ocean 4 suffered an engine explosion about 30 minutes out to sea from Senggigi on Lombok in the Indonesian islands. There were 19 […]

SS Saale Steam Ship Fire 361 Passengerd Dead June 30 1900
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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, […]

Bahamas 4 Cs Adventure Tours Excursion Boat Explosion
Cruise Ship Fires

Bahamas Four Cs Adventure Tours Excursion Boat Explosion

July 7, 2018

Bahamas Four Cs Adventure Tours Excursion Boat Explosion (see video below) – On Saturday, June 30, 2018, Stefanie and Brooke Schaffer were traveling on vacation with their mother and stepfather, Stacey and Paul Bender. The […]

Cruise Ship Drugs

Cruise Ship IKEA Ecstasy Warning
Cruise Ship Drugs

Florida Cruise Ship Drug IKEA Ecstasy Warning

December 16, 2017

As the December holidays are upon us, this is the time Cruise Bruise reminds passengers and crew alike about drug overdoses, especially on cruises, in cruise ship ports and particularly the party drug ecstasy (see […]

Travel Warnings

6.8 Earthquake 137km E of Tadine New Caledonia
Travel Warning

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 […]

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Westerdam Eight Found Dead

June 26, 2015

Cruise Ship Deaths:  8 cruise ship passengers missing on Westerdam cruise ship excursion all found dead. Update: June 26, 2016 00:10 am The 8 cruise ship passengers and pilot aboad the Westerdam cruise ship excursion plane have been […]

Cruise Incidents

Expedition Cruise Ship Grounding Kugaaruk Nunavut
Incidents

Expedition Cruise Ship Grounding Kugaaruk Nunavut

August 27, 2018

Expedition Cruise Ship Grounding Kugaaruk Nunavut – One Ocean Expeditions’ cruise ship Akademik Ioffe ran aground (see video below) in the Gulf of Boothia near Kugaaruk, Nunavut, on Friday morning, August 24, 2018. There were a […]

Statistics

Network Catastrophic Event October 16 2017
Statistics

Cruise Ship Wave Network Recovering

October 17, 2017

The Cruise Ship Wave Network is recovering from a  catastrophic event which took place beginning on Friday the 13th of October through Tuesday October 17, 2017. You will note the blog is missing the articles […]

Statistics

Crafting Royal Caribbeans Main Dining Room Menu

July 12, 2017

Crafting Royal Caribbeans Main Dining Room Menu From a recent heads up from Royal Caribbean, we learned more about what it takes to manage their huge cruise ship fleet. “With ships around the world, Royal […]