| Jul 25, 2013
| 10:06 AM
A luxury cruise ship operated by Silversea Cruises failed to achieve a passing grade on a recent U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) inspection, according to a CNN report.
The ship-- the Silver Shadow -- received a failing grade of 82,...
| May 13, 2013
| 9:50 AM
Like supermodels sporting the latest on the runways of the world’s oceans, each year a group of new cruise ships debuts. Here are some noteworthy ones being launched in 2013:
· MSC Cruises – The MSC Preziosa, a 139,400-ton, 3,502-...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 5:56 AM
Cruise ships offer more dining options than ever before, with multiple restaurants offering menus and ambiance to suit various moods and tastes. Here are dining offerings on four ships, in four categories that feature at least half dozen eateries....
| Mar 19, 2012
| 9:45 AM
A luxury cruise line ship collided in deep fog with a container ship off Vietnam, punching a hole in the container ship and knocking passengers off their feet, a passenger told CNN Monday.
"No one was hurt on our ship; everyone was certainly shaken up,"...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 10:08 AM
The parent company of Fort Lauderdale-based Silversea Cruises has acquired Ecuadorian tourism operator Canadros S.A. and its expedition ship, Galapagos Explorer II, Silversea Group announced Monday.
Financial terms of the deal werent disclosed....
| Jan 17, 2012
| 2:22 PM
Our neighbor refuses to cruise.
It's all about eating, getting fat and being trapped at sea with lots of strangers, she says.
Not necessarily so, though you can chow down if you wish. But beyond that, it can be a feast for the soul too. Theme cruises...
| Jan 23, 2012
"Make your memory your travel bag," Russian novelist Alexander Solshenitzen once recommended. And making memories at sea is easy, particularly on ships that feature special spaces where passengers can not only enjoy the ambiance, but can actually also...
| Apr 12, 2011
| 4:38 PM
The University of Central Florida's “Cabaret & Cabernet” is back with all-new flavor. The evening showcase of food, wine and live Broadway-inspired performances returns to the Rosen College of Hospitality Management at 6:30 p.m. April 16. ...
| Mar 30, 2010
Like migratory birds, cruise ships regularly shift from one part of the world to another as the seasons shift -- from the Caribbean to Europe or South America or from Alaska or the West Coast to Asia or the South Pacific, for example. These usually...
| Nov 7, 2011
| 6:40 AM
Attentive, white-gloved wait staff presenting platters of pastries and finger sandwiches and pouring steaming cups of a variety of teas
Fine china and crisp linens
Music and ocean views
Elegant afternoon tea is a cherished tradition at sea aboard...
| Nov 7, 2011
| 8:05 AM
Fort Lauderdale-based Silversea Cruises has announced it is launching a revamped entertainment program created exclusively for the company's ships by Choozi Entertainment.
In a move away from traditional production shows, the new concert-style concept...