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Cruise Ships

Sen. Richard Blumenthal (credit: blumenthal.senate.gov)

Blumenthal Calls For Public Access To Cruise Ship Safety Records

U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) joined colleagues from Massachusetts and West Virginia Saturday, in a call to make it easier for consumers to assess the safety record of the cruise ship they are about to board.

05/10/2014

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Float 300ft Above The Ocean In A Giant Glass Pod

Royal Caribbean is set to launch a new series of “Quantum” class cruise ships in 2015 that will feature many new amenities, including an unrivaled view of the horizon.

04/25/2014

The Costa Allegra is towed to port - Mar 1, 2012 (credit: ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/Getty Images)

S.I. Consultant: Cruise Bookings Not Suffering After Wreck, Stranding

You’ve probably seen the images – the Costa Concordia on her side off the coast of Italy and her sister ship the Costa Allegra adrift in the Indian Ocean. Twice in six weeks, there have been high-profile problems with cruise ships.

03/02/2012

The Costa Concordia is seen on its side - Giglio Porto, Italy - Jan 19, 2012 (credit: Tullio M. Puglia/Getty Images)

AAA: People Aren’t Rethinking Cruise Plans

The New York City area has three cruise ship terminals. In the wake of the recent catastrophe, is business about to dry up?

01/20/2012