Articles tagged “rci”

Carnival Tries to Compete in the Big Ship Game With First New Vessel in 4 Years

Carnival Tries to Compete in the Big Ship Game With First New Vessel in 4 Years

Beth Harpaz, Associated Press

Carnival is the giant among cruise lines, but it's been trumped in recent years by big ideas from Royal Caribbean and Norwegian Cruise Line.

2 years ago

U.S. Senate Committee Listens to Cruise Line Horror Stories in Hearing

U.S. Senate Committee Listens to Cruise Line Horror Stories in Hearing

Hannah Sampson, Miami Herald

While the U.S. Senate's transportation committee holds consumer safety hearings, the equivalent committee in the House is busy pushing for rules that will make it harder for consumers to figure out the cost of airline tickets.

3 years ago

Norovirus Hits a Royal Caribbean Ship for the Second Cruise in a Row

Norovirus Hits a Royal Caribbean Ship for the Second Cruise in a Row

Kasey Jones, Associated Press

Cruise lines need to crack the nut on on norovirus outbreaks. Maybe it's the number of travelers on board, maybe it's a lack of cleaning, but it's hurting the industry one cruise at a time.

3 years ago

Jamie Oliver Is Opening Italian Restaurants on Two Royal Caribbean Ships

Jamie Oliver Is Opening Italian Restaurants on Two Royal Caribbean Ships

Evan S. Benn, Miami Herald

If the next cruise trend is better food, we're all for it.

3 years ago

David Beckham Vs. Royal Caribbean in Port of Miami Development Battle

David Beckham Vs. Royal Caribbean in Port of Miami Development Battle

Douglas Hanks and Patricia Mazzei, Miami Herald

#TeamBeckham

3 years ago

The CDC Says Royal Caribbean Illness Is New Strain of Norovirus

The CDC Says Royal Caribbean Illness Is New Strain of Norovirus

Associated Press

As cruise ships become more sophisticated, so do the viruses that prey on the vessels.

3 years ago

Royal Caribbean’s Plagued Cruise Ship Is Ready to Sail Again

Royal Caribbean’s Plagued Cruise Ship Is Ready to Sail Again

Associated Press

There's a word for this weekend's passengers: Test subjects.

3 years ago