| Feb 14, 2012
"Make your memory your travel bag," Russian novelist Alexander Solshenitzen once recommended. And making memories at sea is easy, particularly on ships that feature special spaces where passengers can not only enjoy the ambiance, but can actually also...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 9:45 AM
A luxury cruise line ship collided in deep fog with a container ship off Vietnam, punching a hole in the container ship and knocking passengers off their feet, a passenger told CNN Monday.
"No one was hurt on our ship; everyone was certainly shaken up,"...
| Nov 7, 2011
| 6:40 AM
Attentive, white-gloved wait staff presenting platters of pastries and finger sandwiches and pouring steaming cups of a variety of teas
Fine china and crisp linens
Music and ocean views
Elegant afternoon tea is a cherished tradition at sea aboard...
| Nov 7, 2011
| 8:05 AM
Fort Lauderdale-based Silversea Cruises has announced it is launching a revamped entertainment program created exclusively for the company's ships by Choozi Entertainment.
In a move away from traditional production shows, the new concert-style concept...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 10:08 AM
The parent company of Fort Lauderdale-based Silversea Cruises has acquired Ecuadorian tourism operator Canadros S.A. and its expedition ship, Galapagos Explorer II, Silversea Group announced Monday.
Financial terms of the deal werent disclosed....
| Jan 17, 2012
| 2:22 PM
Our neighbor refuses to cruise.
It's all about eating, getting fat and being trapped at sea with lots of strangers, she says.
Not necessarily so, though you can chow down if you wish. But beyond that, it can be a feast for the soul too. Theme cruises...
| Jan 22, 2012
Here's a list of many of the lines that carry passenger traffic, along with a list of their vessels. Ships that are to have maiden voyages this year also are listed; check with the cruise line, though, because dates can change.
AIDA Cruises, (011) 49-...
| Jul 19, 2009
Talk about fireworks. In a burst of post-Fourth of July sales, Southwest Airlines turned the clock back with 1990s fares, a major hotel group extended a free-nights deal and luxury cruise lines pitched high prices overboard.
With many bargains good...
| Jan 2, 2008
| 11:18 AM
Tempting the tummy still lures us to the sea, and several lines are baiting their hooks with noted chefs and outstanding wines.
Holland America, for instance, will lard its galleys for the third year in a row with 70 celebrated guest chefs from all...
| Dec 23, 2009
The defunct law firm of alleged Ponzi scheme mastermind Scott Rothstein made millions of dollars in loans or advances to employees – some of which appear to be still owing, according to new court documents filed by the bankruptcy trustee.