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Cruise Ship Contracts May Leave Passengers All Wet

In the wake of the disastrous journey of the Carnival Triumph over the last week, many passengers are questioning exactly what their rights are when it comes to cruise vacations.


Norwegian Cruise Lines Getaway rendering (Source: NCL)

Norwegian Cruise Line To Go Public

Miami-based Norwegian Cruise Line, the third largest ocean going cruise line, announced plans Tuesday to go public.



PortMiami Hosts Yet Another Ship

Competition is heating up for a place to park new cruise ships at South Florida ports, with the latest offering from Oceania Cruises arriving Thursday morning at PortMiami.



South Florida’s Best Cruise Ships

These are the best ships to cruise in South Florida: Oasis of the Seas, Norwegian’s Epic, Celebrity Century, Carnival Miracle and Coral Princess Cruise Line.



Carnival To Test Out New “Faster To Fun” Pass

Taking a page out of the airline industry’s playbook, South Florida based Carnival Cruise Lines will be trying out a new package of perks for a fee this month.


View of the wrecked cruise liner Costa C

Cruise Line Groups Impose New Safety Rules After Concordia Disaster

The sinking of the Costa Concordia owned by a unit of Doral-based Carnival Cruise Lines is forcing cruise companies to take a second look at safety, including adopting new rules about lifeboats and access to the bridge.


Technician work at pumping out 2,380 tons of fuel from the stricken cruise liner Costa Concordia lying aground in front of the Isola del Giglio (Giglio island) on January 26, 2012 after hitting underwater rocks on January 13. Rescue workers searching the site of the Italian cruise wreck for missing people said the same day that the time had come to accept that there was no chance of finding survivors. (Photo credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)

Costa Offers $14.5K Per Passenger On Concordia Disaster

Uninjured passengers from the Costa Concordia disaster are being offered about $14.5-thousand a piece in a compensation deal with the cruise line..


(Source: Disney Cruise Line) Disney Wonder

Disney To Set Sail Out Of Miami

Wonder no more! Disney Cruise Line is coming in Miami.



Coast Guard: Safety Maneuvers Critical In Cruise Ship Disasters

Normally, those about to embark on a cruise line vacation are bombarded with safety information the moment they walk onto the ship.


Connie Barron (pictured) and her partner Jay Garcia arrived at MIA on a flight from Rome Monday. The couple survived the sinking of the Costa Concordia cruise ship off the coast of Italy. (CBS4)

S. Fla. Survivors Of Sinking Italian Cruise Ship Arrive At MIA

A South Florida couple arrived home to hugs and tears days after escaping a sinking cruise ship.