From fires to power outages to rapidly spreading illnesses, it’s been tough sailing for the cruise industry these last few years.
Back at sea. The Grandeur of the Seas has departed after travelers waited several hours for the ship to be decontaminated. Hundreds of passengers on the previous cruise became severely ill.
Cruise passengers on the Baltimore-based Grandeur of the Seas get more than they bargain for on their Bahamas vacation. More than 100 people get sick, and the cruise line believes the dreaded norovirus is to blame.
Safety officials are cracking down on cruise ships. After a series of high-profile incidents, US transportation officials say they want answers about safety measures on board.
Whether you can afford a complete splurge of a vacation or not, Silversea’s World Cruise is entertaining enough to learn more about. The most expensive cruise on the planet hits up 49 ports in 115 days of pure indulgence.
An unusual piece of property sells on the auction block.
Preventing cruise nightmares. Lawmakers in Washington grill cruise line executives about their ships stranding passengers.
Back in Baltimore. The Royal Caribbean ship “Grandeur of the Seas” returns. A fire engulfed part of the ship in May, causing several sailings to be cancelled.
A major blow for the Port of Baltimore. Carnival Cruise Line is pulling out of Charm City for good, taking millions of dollars and tens of thousands of passengers with it.
After a fire breaks out on a Royal Caribbean cruise, the company has now canceled several cruises, leaving hundreds of people upset and waiting on a refund.
Royal Caribbean says a cruise ship damaged by fire during a trip from Baltimore to the Bahamas is expected to be back in service by mid-July.
Flames broke out in the middle of the night on a Royal Caribbean cruise ship that left Baltimore on Friday. Now those passengers are being flown back to BWI-Marshall airport.