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Video: First Neo-Panamax Cruise Ship Sails Panama Canal

By MarEx 2017-11-11 18:37:02

The Caribbean Princess has sailed the expanded Panama Canal, the first Neopanamax cruise ship to do so. Princess Cruises was the first cruise line to take guests...

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Video: Keel Laid for Spectrum of the Seas

By MarEx 2017-11-11 18:12:49

Royal Caribbean’s newest ship, Spectrum of the Seas, keel laying ceremony took place at the Neptun Werft shipyard in Rostock, Germany, on November 8.  As part...


Shell's LNG Bunker Barge Will Fuel Giant Cruise Ships

By MarEx 2017-11-08 19:53:39

Shell has reached an agreement with Carnival Corporation to provide bunkers for two new LNG-fueled cruise ships, which will be the first of their kind in North America and...

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Lindblad Expeditions Orders New Polar Vessel

By MarEx 2017-11-07 18:40:10

Lindblad Expeditions has signed an agreement with Norwegian shipbuilder Ulstein to build a new expedition cruise ship. The vessel will join the National Geographic Explorer...


Italy Restricts Cruise Ship Traffic in Venice

By MarEx 2017-11-07 17:31:52

Italy's government has moved to ban the largest cruise ships from Venice's Giudecca Canal, a move that responds to criticism from local residents and from...


Cruise Passenger Gets Seven Years for Smuggling Cocaine

By MarEx 2017-11-03 20:24:38

Cruise ship passenger Isabelle Lagace, 29, has been sentenced to 7.5 years in an Australian prison for attempting to import $21 million in cocaine in her baggage. In...

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Coin Ceremony Held for Costa Venezia

By MarEx 2017-11-01 18:44:48

Costa Cruises held a traditional coin ceremony for its newest ship, the Costa Venezia, on Wednesday.  Named after the Italian city of Venice, the vessel is the first...


San Juan's Cruise Industry is Back in Business

By MarEx 2017-10-31 21:45:11

Tourists and cruisers are watching closely as Puerto Rico recovers from the effects of Hurricane Maria, and the cruise industry is providing regular updates on the status of...


Port Canaveral Plans for Three New Cruise Terminals

By MarEx 2017-10-31 20:45:25

Port Canaveral, Florida is one of the largest cruise ports in the world, and it's making plans to become much bigger. Its new master plan calls for three new terminals...


Cruise Ship Skips Mombasa as Election Unrest Grips Kenya

By MarEx 2017-10-31 19:10:25

The Albatros, a small German-operated cruise ship, has canceled a port call at Mombasa, Kenya, as the East African nation struggles with unrest in the wake of two hotly...

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