When they start sailing again, cruise ships are optimistic for a while.

Nothing showed the horror of coronavirus contagion in the early stages of the pandemic like the massive outbreaks on cruise ships, where holiday selfies suddenly turn into grim diaries of endless days spent in cabins as the virus raged, eventually infecting thousands of people on board. , and over 100 kills. It was hard to …

Cruise Industry Returns

Since the resumption of US operations in June, several cases of coronavirus have been detected on cruise ships, testing new Covid-19 protocols that include isolation, contact tracing and testing passengers to prevent the spread of the virus. Most ships were able to complete their itinerary without any problems, but American Cruise Lines, a small cruise …

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings sues Florida over ban

The battle over the need for vaccinations for travel heats up. Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings sued Florida’s surgeon general on Tuesday, accusing the situation of preventing him from continuing his “safe and healthy” travels. prevent customers from requesting to be vaccinated against coronavirus. Filing represents the latest twist on a subject. months of fighting on …

Italian Government To Ban Cruise Ships From Venice

Italy announced Tuesday that it has banned large cruise ships from entering Venetian waters, while also declaring the city’s lagoon a national monument in an effort to protect a fragile ecosystem from the negative aspects of mass tourism. The ban, which has been demanded for decades by both Venetians and environmentalists, will take effect on …