Dozens of Royal Caribbean passengers get stomach bug

Royal Caribbean passengers aboard The Grandeur of the Seas are feeling less than grand after a gastrointestinal outbreak that has sickened 47 passengers to date. The liner departed Baltimore on Jan. 2 with roughly 2,900 guests and staffers onboard, with stops planned in Charleston, S.C., Orlando, Fla., and the

Another virus sickens 332 cruise passengers with vomiting, diarrhea

PORT EVERGLADES, Fla. — More than 300 passengers on a cruise ship that docked at Port Everglades fell ill with a stomach virus. The Naples Daily News reports that the Royal Caribbean Cruises Limited’s ship Independence docked Saturday in Florida reported 332 cases of gastro-intestinal illness among the 5,547

Cruise lines sending ships to help with Irma rescue efforts

Two cruise lines are reportedly sending empty ships to the Caribbean islands hit hardest by Hurricane Irma to bring in supplies and evacuate tourists. Bloomberg News said Friday that Norwegian Cruise Lines is dispatching its Norwegian Sky to St. Thomas, one of the US Virgin Islands. It’s scheduled to arrive on Monday,