From verifying my vaccination status to using face-recognition software, here's what the boarding process entailed on the vaccinated Carnival Vista.
While on the vaccinated Carnival Vista cruise, Insider's reporter said she was shocked by how much she relied on her phone and how packed events were.
Jordan Bauth is a figure skater on Royal Caribbean's Adventure of the Seas. She learned her entire skating routing while quarantining in her cabin.
Samantha Kalil and her husband left Boston and downsized to live on a sailboat and explore the world while homeschooling their 3 young children.
Domonkos and Anna Bosze always dreamt of sailing around the world with their two daughters, and they didn't let the pandemic stop them.
Meet Ice Kite, an innovative yacht that’s pulled along partially by a gigantic kite. Two diesel engines working in tandem with the massive sail help to make the superyacht more efficient. Still in its design phase, Ice Kite will utilise lots of glass in its construction, giving passengers a clear […]
A group of 25 Dutch teenagers arrived home in the Netherlands on Sunday after a five-week trans-Atlantic voyage. The high-schoolers were on an educational cruise in the Caribbean, but border and port closures in mid-March made it impossible for them to fly home from Cuba as planned. So the students, […]
Climate activist Greta Thunberg and her father set sail for Spain on Wednesday with two Australian YouTubers, their 11-month-old son, and a professional yacht skipper. The group is racing to make it across the Atlantic in three weeks for COP25, this year’s most important UN climate-change summit, which got moved […]
Randall Reeves just became the first person to sail around North and South America and circle the South Pole in a single year. During that time, he ate a lot of canned food and relied on naps to stay alive, sleeping only 90 minutes at a time, max. His biggest […]
Greta Thunberg, a 16-year-old climate activist, was recently nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize for her pioneering work organising the “Fridays for Future” youth climate protests. Thunberg is scheduled to speak at the United Nations climate action summit in New York City in September. However, the Swedish teenager refuses to […]
Wild Oats XI has stolen the lead at the critical turn into the Derwent River to set the scene for a nail-biting climax in the 2018 Sydney to Hobart yacht race. The Oatley family’s boat — which has claimed line honours eight times — snuck into the lead just before […]
The Volvo Ocean Race, one of the toughest sailing races on the planet, has come to a thrilling conclusion. The DongFeng Race Team sailed to victory on Sunday evening, finishing the around-the-world race just 16 minutes ahead of the pack. It was the closest the race has ever been, and […]
In 2008, Jamie and Behan Gifford left their home in Washington and embarked on a boat trip around the world with their three children. Nearly 10 years later, they still haven’t stopped. Since starting their life on the sea, the Giffords have explored countless new places, learned to live with […]
Super-maxi Wild Oats XI has been stripped of its line honours win in the 2017 Rolex Sydney to Hobart yacht race, sensationally ceding victory to LDV Comanche following a protest over a controversial manouevre just minutes after the start on Boxing Day. Comanche, which had scorched down the course in […]
LDV Comanche is absolutely tearing up the 2017 Sydney to Hobart yacht race, but second-position Wild Oats XI has started to close the huge gap the race leader had at 7am this morning. The gap between the two super-maxis has narrowed from 20 nautical miles to just 9, as they […]
One of the main brains behind Team New Zealand’s radical new America’s Cup boat has been described as “a bit nuts”. Frenchman Guillaume Verdier has had a huge part in the foiling 75-foot monohull that will be used in the 2021 America’s Cup planned for Auckland. Verdier is hugely respected […]
The Rolex Sydney to Hobart yacht race starts today. Here’s a quick run-down on the favourites, the conditions, and some of the colour in the 2017 running of the world’s toughest yacht race. When and where to watch: Channel 7, or streaming on the official Sydney to Hobart website. Coverage […]