Coronavirus Update: Holland America Cruise Ships With Sick Passengers Dock At Port Everglades One of two Holland America cruise ships has docked at Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, where sick passengers diagnosed with COVID-19 will be taken to local hospitals.
Fort Lauderdale Coronavirus: No Decision Yet If Holland America Ships Can DockHolland America's Zaandam and Rotterdam cruise ships are steaming toward Port Everglades, but at this point, there’s still no decision on whether they will be able to dock.
Coronavirus Ships: Broward Commission Delays Decision On Allowing Holland America's Ships To Dock At Port EvergladesBroward County commissioners have delayed a decision on whether or not to allow two Holland America cruise ships, one with COVID-19 infected passengers, to dock at Port Everglades this weekend.
Miramar Resident Draws Parallel Between Zaandam Situation To That Of SS St. Louis During WWIICliff Kolber and his wife, who live in Miramar, set sail on the Zaandam on March 6 for a two-week cruise.
Coronavirus Update: Gov. DeSantis Doesn't Want Holland America's Zaandam To Dock In FloridaFlorida Gov. Ron DeSantis does not want the Holland America cruise ship Zaandam, where four people died and others are sick, to offload passengers for treatment at Port Everglades in Florida.
Coronavirus Update: Holland America Cruise Ships Allowed To Sail To South FloridaHolland America Line announced Sunday night it has received permission to travel through the Panama Canal so two of its ships, one with sick passengers and crew, one with healthy people onboard, can return home after docking at Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale.
Coronavirus Update: Panama Canal Authorities Reverse Course On Holland America's ZaandamLate on Saturday evening, Holland America's Zaandam was given permission to pass through the Panama Canal and continue on its way to Florida, after being denied passage a day earlier.
Coronavirus Update: Four Passengers Dead On Holland America Cruise ShipFour guests on board Holland America’s Zaandam cruise ship have passed away. A statement on the company website Friday said the guests were “older,” but did not confirm whether or not they died from COVID-19.
Holland America Cruise Ship With 42 Sick People Headed To Port EvergladesA Holland America cruise ship with with 42 sick people aboard is heading to South Florida and is expected to dock next week, but it's not known yet whether the sick people actually have coronavirus.
Husband Suing Holland America Cruise Line For Treating His Wife "Like Baggage" After She Suffered A StrokeA husband is grieving after a cruise vacation went horribly wrong.
Cruise Ship Worker Sentenced For Passenger's Attempted Murder\A cruise ship worker has been sentenced to more than 30 year behind bars for attempted murder and aggravated sexual abuse of a passenger.
Cruise Leaders Stress Safety At Annual ConventionAt their first annual gathering since the Costa Concordia disaster off the coast of Italy, cruise industry leaders have gathered for the annual convention in South Florida to press for a commitment to safety and express confidence that the resulting lull in business is only temporary.
Fuel Costs Cut Into Carnival's 4th Qtr.Stung by rising fuel costs, the Miami base Carnival Cruise Line's net income dropped 13 percent in the fourth quarter.
Port Everglades Sets One Day RecordSaturday was a big day at Ft. Lauderdales’ Port Everglades. More than 53,000 cruise passengers arrived or departed on eight ships, setting a new record for port terminal traffic on a single day.
Cruise Lines Have Headaches As Irene Thrashes CoastWhile much of the attention for Hurricane Irene has been on airline and rail travel, the cruise industry is also having to adjust schedules leaving some travelers stranded as they try to make it home.