| Oct 9, 2013
| 9:19 AM
Arguably, it's the most wonderful time of the year to take a cruise: the holiday season. Ships are decorated to the nines (so you don’t have to struggle with tangled up knots of Christmas lights), festive feasts are prepared and served (so you can...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 2:24 PM
PORT CANAVERAL — In the first 40 minutes of its visit here Tuesday, about 2,000 guests poured over the gangplanks of the Norwegian Breakaway, headed to tours of the area's attractions.
Buses wait outside the ship to take would-be explorers to...
| Oct 11, 2013
Temperatures dip just a few degrees and diners begin to scramble for outdoor tables at restaurants. Al fresco dining in fall, winter and spring is one of Central Florida's strong suits. Here are some restaurants to consider:
Antonio's La Fiamma...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 10:25 AM
Labor unions in Juneau are criticizing the city's decision to bid a contract for a dock project without a project labor agreement.
KTOO (http://is.gd/qdqmel) says the $54 million project calls for construction of two floating cruise ship berths.
| Aug 20, 2013
| 4:44 PM
Passengers who want to cruise to the Caribbean but don't have a week to do it will have more options for shorter trips out of Port Everglades in the 2014 season, which starts in October.
Several cruise lines are seizing on the growing popularity of...
| Sep 5, 2013
Federal regulators have reached a tentative deal with Carnival Corp. on a plan to reduce air pollution from nearly a third of its cruise ships, but the accord comes too late to reverse at least a temporary loss of lucrative cruise business for Baltimore....
| Jun 22, 2013
It's the off-season for cruising at Port Everglades with only a handful of ships in-house on weekends, compared to as many as eight during peak season November through April.
Port officials are using the down time to promote a new marketing, advertising...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 3:57 PM
A cruise ship set to depart Seward on Friday has been delayed due to an electrical problem for several days, according to Celebrity Cruises, a cruise line that operates three ships that travel to Alaska.
On Friday, the 2,138-passenger Celebrity...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 9:18 PM
The port of Baltimore logged a number of successes in recent days: a record-breaking year for the amount of cargo handled, state exports surging to $6 billion in the first half of this year and more federal funding to support shipbuilding jobs.
| Aug 1, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Norwegian Cruise Line is the first major cruise operator to comply with an international "bill of rights" for maritime workers, according to the Miami-based company.
Norwegian Cruise Line is the first major cruise operator to comply with an...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 1:18 PM
Thousands of traffic signals on the Chesapeake Bay from the mouth of the Susquehanna River to the entrance of the Atlantic Ocean lead cargo ship captains, commercial fishermen and recreational boaters out of harm's way.
When they go on the blink,...