| Aug 23, 2011
| 6:23 AM
If you had Caribbean dreams in your travel plans for this week, they’re fading rapidly into reality with the arrival of Hurricane Irene, a powerful storm that has targeted Puerto RIco, the Dominican Republic, the Bahamas and potentially the entire...
| Nov 12, 2011
| 11:19 AM
It was just one headline among many of its kind in The Baltimore Sun during the 1980s and 1990s: "Baltimore loses round to Va."
The 1995 article noted that the shipping giant Maersk Lines was ending its service between South America and the port of...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 11:25 AM
Ravens cornerback Chris Carr is everywhere, all at once.
He had played in 97 straight games before being injured in this year's season opener, where he was part of a defense that forced a franchise-record seven turnovers in a 35-7 victory over the...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 7:55 AM
A 25-year-old Royal Caribbean employee has been indicted on charges of sex abuse of a minor after authorities say he had sex with a teenage girl aboard a cruise ship out of Baltimore, records show.
According to a complaint filed in U.S. District Court,...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 9:49 AM
Carnival Cruise Lines will continue to offer year-round cruises from the Port of Baltimore through August 2013.
The Miami-based cruise line is signing onto an extension of its contract, guaranteeing at least two more years and adding three one-year...
| Sep 1, 2011
Bermuda is in the Atlantic Ocean, about 650 miles east of North Carolina. Although the island is only 21 square miles, it has nine parishes and about 75 miles of coastline.
From Baltimore, travelers can visit Bermuda by plane or cruise...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 4:54 AM
The ringleader of a heroin ring that imported drugs into Baltimore aboard the Royal Caribbean cruise ship Enchantment of the Seas has been sentenced to 20 years in prison, according to federal prosecutors.
Loxly Johnson, 49, of Norfolk, Va., was the...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 1:49 PM
Abbey Victor Kovens, a Baltimore travel agent who during the 1970s circled the world in record time, earning him a mention in the Guinness Book of World Records, died Wednesday of complications from heart disease at his Owings Mills home.
He was 67.
| Feb 15, 2012
| 9:52 AM
The Ravens may not have cruised to the Super Bowl but the Baltimore team spirit is still afloat.
Fans can keep the "purple passion" alive right through the summer with the third annual AAA Ultimate Ravens Fan Cruise set for July.
The seven-day sailing ...
| Apr 15, 2009
DES MOINES, Iowa -- A Web site that sells cruises is promoting a little-known way to get a discount on your next trip at sea: Using the stock market.
If you own stock in a cruise company, you may qualify for an onboard credit. For example, says Bob...
| Apr 15, 2009
Do you have any recommendations for cruising with teenage boys? They will be 17, 13 and 11 when we are thinking of taking this trip.
This was an easy one for the cruise experts.
"Definitely Royal Caribbean. Voyager or Freedom class ship. No other ship...
| Apr 15, 2009
Grandeur of the Seas is an appropriate name for a cruise ship that can carry almost 2,500 passengers. The ship, which Royal Caribbean International has been sailing from Baltimore for several years, will be replaced later this year by the somewhat...