Puerta Vallarta, Mexico is starting phase one of reopening to tourism. A shipyard in Norway has filed for bankruptcy. And Royal Caribbean gives a final verdict on cruise ship buffets.
Royal Caribbean has delayed the launch of Odyssey of the Seas. A Carnival Cruise Line ship came to the rescue of a boat in distress. And Royal Caribbean has over 90 percent of its crew repatriated.
Norwegian Cruise Line officially canceled its Alaska 2020 cruise season. Greek cruise operator is canceling all voyages until the 2021 cruise season. A popular Carnival Cruise Line bar won a recent industry award.
MSC Cruises lays the keel on a new cruise ship due out in 2022. Crystal Cruises says refunds will take a bit longer. The first major cruise line returns to sailings in July.
Costa Cruises sells a ship to a shipyard in Italy. After filing for bankruptcy, a cruise line may be back. And crew members delivered home after spending 150 days at sea.
A report shows that cruise ships had more covid cases were present before the industry shutdown. Cruise crew are being further screened before going home. Norwegian ship arrives in Indian to drop off more crew members.
Carnival Corporation has borrowed another $2 billion dollars. Charter cruise guests want their money back. And a new cruise line is scheduled to launch by December.
Virgin Voyages ship Scarlet Lady is heading back to Europe to disembark crew members. Norwegian Cruise Line detailed its future safety protocols in a video released earlier this week. And river cruise operator American Cruise Line resumes cruises this month.
Nassau, Bahamas says cruise passengers could be kept on a tight leash. A woman was fired from an ad agency because she did not like a cruise ship ad. And a cruise vessel was sold at an auction for $600,000.
Royal Caribbean and Celebrity Cruises extended their cruise cancellation. A European cruise ship saved a lot of pollution by plugging into shore power. And MSC Cruises said that double dips at Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve are in the future.