The Costa Concordia disaster serves as a good reminder that besides itinerary and attractions, picking a cruise for its safety record is a good idea.
Cruise Line's Smoking Policy Guide
Until now, there has not been an easy way for cruisers to compare each cruise line's smoking policies. Get the complete guide to cruise line smoking policies.
What's the best cruise line for families?
Choosing the best cruise line for families isn't easy! Choose the best for yours using this comparison chart. Happy cruising!
Norway cruise ship heads to port with 479 rescued, 20 hurt
STAVANGER, Norway (AP) — Rescue helicopters took more than 475 passengers from a cruise ship that got stranded off Norway's western coast in bad weather before the vessel departed for a nearby port under escort and with nearly 900 people still on board, the ship's owner said Sunday. The Viking Sky carried 1,373 passengers and crew members when it had engine trouble in an unpredictable area of the Norwegian coast known for rough, frigid waters. The crew issued a mayday call Saturday afternoon.
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European Cruise Line Deployments Trends
The biggest European cruise lines enjoy global deployments, but concentrate on their sailing regions: Europe, with the majority of capacity dedicated to th...