Statistics

How Safe Are Cruise Ships?

April 29, 2015 Janet Cole

SAFE!  NTSB report shows 0.00055% of transportation deaths are on passenger ships and 2.9% of marine deaths are on #passenger ships. The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) is an independent Federal agency charged by Congress with determining the […]

Cruise Ship Deaths

Fantastic Voyage Musician Johnny Kemp

April 28, 2015 Janet Cole

#Cruise Ship Deaths:  R&B Musician Johnny Kemp dead at Carnival Breeze port call Montego Bay, Jamaica. Musician Johnny Kemp, 55, from New York was booked aboard the Carnival Cruise Line Carnival Breeze as a performer for Reach […]

Cruise Ship Deaths

Transatlantic Cruise Ship Passenger Died

April 27, 2015 Janet Cole

Cruise Ship Deaths:  Cruise ship passenger Howard Eisenberg, passed away during #cruise to Europe. April 15, 2015 – Howard Eisenberg, 74, from Aventura Florida, previously from Cherry Hill, New Jersey, passed away due to pre-existing complications from […]

Cruise Crime

NOT GUILTY! Graeme Finlay Passenger Assault

April 23, 2015 Janet Cole

Cruise Bruise: Jury finds  Graeme Finlay, 53, not guilty of #cruise ship crime,  beating elderly couple unconscious during cruise. On January 29, 2014, Graeme Finlay, 53, from Meadowside Quay Walk, Glasgow, was sailing alone aboard Thomson Cruises’ Thomson Celebration […]

Cruise Laws

GUILTY! Heather Mack Murder Trial

April 21, 2015 Janet Cole

Cruise Bruise: Heather Mack has been found guilty of the Bali “suitcase” murder of her mother, Sheila Von Weise-Mack. On Aug. 13, 2014, Schaefer and Mack were arrested in Bali. In April 2015, an Indonesian court […]

Cruise Ship Drugs

Norwegian Jewel Crew Cocaine Arrest

April 19, 2015 Janet Cole

#Cruise Ship Drugs: A kilo of cocaine was discovered hidden on a Norwegian Jewel galley crew member while the cruise ship was in Roatan, Honduras. April 16, 2015, a cocaine arrest aboard Norwegian Cruise Line’s Norwegian […]

Travel Warning

No Same Sex Marriage On Cruise Ship

April 15, 2015 Janet Cole

Couple denied a same-sex cruise wedding because of the country’s laws where the #cruise ship is registered. Anti-gay cruise laws? Learn before you cruise. Jacqui Chapman was refused a wedding aboard a P&O cruise ship to her […]

Overboard

Dominic W O’Carroll Cruise Passenger Missing

April 14, 2015 Janet Cole

Pullmantur Cruises’ Horizon #cruise ship passenger is overboard in the Caribbean near Puerto Rico. Pullmantur Cruises’ Horizon Passenger, April 13, 2015. Dominic William O’Carroll, 67, went overboard from Pullmantur Cruises’ Horizon near Puerto Rico on April […]

Cruise Ship Illness

Two San Diego Cruise Ships Epidemics

April 14, 2015 Janet Cole

Two San Diego Cruise Ships Report Sick Passengers Two San Diego #cruise ship reporting epidemics. The CDC is investigating epidemics which included 228 sick with Norovirus type symptoms. Cruise ship Norovirus-like symptoms having been affecting passengers sailing […]

Statistics

Happy Cruise Shipping Miami

April 8, 2015 Janet Cole

Seatrade Cruise Global is the Cruise Industry’s Premier Global Event. It is the only event guaranteed to bring together every facet of the business including cruise lines, suppliers, travel agents and partners.  #Cruise Shipping Miami […]

Cruise Ship Deaths

Dukes Of Hazzard Actor Dead

April 6, 2015 Janet Cole

Cruise Ship Deaths: Actor James Best, 88, dead  – James Best known for his role as Sheriff Rosco P Coltrane on the television show Dukes Of Hazzard. Best was on the show from 1979 to […]

Cruise Ship Deaths

Hyman Silver – 4 Years Ago Today

April 6, 2015 Janet Cole

Hyman Silver, 79, was aboard Crystal Symphony on May 6, 2011, when he was found unresponsive in his cabin. May 6, 2011 at approximately 0745 local time cruise ship medical team was alerted. The Medical Team […]

Travel Warning

Beth M Rogers Cruise Travel Agent Fraud

April 6, 2015 Janet Cole

Cruise Bruise:  Online #cruise travel agent pleads guilty to fraud, Beth M Rogers faces 20 years prison,  $250,000 fine for wire fraud defrauding many clients. On March 17, 2015, Beth M. Rogers, 45, of Portland, Maine, pleaded […]

Cruise Crime

Murder-Suicide Darla J Mellinger Banner

April 3, 2015 Janet Cole

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 […]