"People are just going to go for it because it's been quite a long time since they've been able to," the Celebrity Cruises CEO said.
Celebrity Cruises will begin welcoming passengers on June 26 from Florida, but its COVID-19 vaccine policy sets it up for a battle with the state.
Cruising in US waters still remains in limbo, and cruise lines are constantly pushing back their return to sailing dates.
Royal Caribbean has sold its Azamara cruise line to Sycamore Partners for $201 million in the latest cruise industry shakeup.
Royal Caribbean is selling its Azamara cruise line brand to Sycamore Partners for $US201 million. The Azamara deal is the latest shakeup in a list of cruise industry disruptions amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Royal Caribbean is selling its Azamara cruise line for $US201 […]
Many major US cruise line will not be setting sail around the country until, at the earliest, March. The Centres for Disease Control and Prevention still recommends avoiding cruise trips during the pandemic. These are the updated 2021 sailing plans for cruise lines like Royal Caribbean, Carnival, and Disney Cruises. […]
The coronavirus pandemic has proved catastrophic for the cruise business. The entire industry has been forced to effectively suspend operations after a number of highly publicized COVID-19 outbreaks onboard ships like the Diamond Princess. But an avid community of frequent cruisers has remained eager to return to the ships whenever […]
A Celebrity Cruises crew member who tested positive for COVID-19 on March 30 onboard the Celebrity Apex has filed suit against her employer. Crew member Alexandra Nedeltcheva’s lawsuit against Celebrity Cruises alleges the line “glaringly failed to follow even the most basic safety precautions” during the coronavirus pandemic. Lawyer Michael […]
Major cruise companies have started changing their cancellation, rebooking, and refunding policies amid the novel coronavirus pandemic. COVID-19 has been called one of the worst things to happen to the cruise industry in decades. Here’s how some cruise companies like Carnival and Princess Cruises have updated their policies to accommodate […]
Royal Caribbean Cruises has better food than any other company that operates large cruise ships, according to the cruise website CruiseCritic. The website ranks cruise ships in a number of categories based on reviews from its users. For the “best dining” category, Royal Caribbean International and Celebrity Cruises – which […]
Over 100 fans of the podcast Contra Krugman, which rebuts arguments made by the New York Times columnist and Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman, went on a seven-day cruise, Bloomberg’s Lizzie O’Leary reported. The cruise took place on Celebrity Cruises’ Celebrity Solstice ship and reportedly featured seminars, debates, and games […]
The Celebrity Edge is one of the best new cruise ships, the review website Cruise Critic announced. The ship debuted last year. It can hold a total of 2,918 passengers, an 1,320 crew members. It also boasts high-end amenities like a spa and multi-floor suites. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for […]
Royal Caribbean Cruises had an impressive showing in CruiseCritic’s 2019 survey of the best large cruise ships. The company took eight of the 10 spots on the cruise-research website’s ranking, which was decided by reviews from CruiseCritic users. Of those eight spots, Royal Caribbean‘s Celebrity Cruises brand took four, and […]
CruiseCritic ranks cruise ships in a number of categories based on reviews from its users. For the “best cabins” category, Royal Caribbean International and Celebrity Cruises, which are both owned by Royal Caribbean Cruises, accounted for seven of the ships in the top 10. Royal Caribbean placed four ships on […]
Of the more than 200 active cruise ships the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has inspected, most received a passing grade: at least an 86 on a 100-point sanitation score. A handful have received a 100 on their most recent inspection, indicating a level of cleanliness that would […]
A Celebrity Cruises passenger from Wisconsin faces up to 10 years in a Cayman Islands prison after a gun and six rounds of ammunition were found in her luggage, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported. Carol Ann McNeill-Skorupan, 68, was reportedly on a nine-night cruise in the Caribbean when a bag […]