Will the cruise lines recover

Not a day goes by when we are hearing stories of cruise ships not being allowed into port, cruise stock prices tanking, or cruise ships polluting our environment. It leaves the question of, “Will The Cruise Lines Recover?” My answer is yes. Clearly, the Coronavirus has perpetuated the theory that …

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30 cruise ships still at sea with passengers onboard

Any other time, a cruise vacation would be a great experience, but with the Coronavirus at hand, just imagine what the passengers of 30 cruise ships at sea are going through right now. CNN.com is reporting, “Texan newlyweds Jay and Carmen Martinez went straight from celebrating their beachside wedding to …

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Carnival Offers Cruise Ships to Help with Coronavirus Response

  The MiamiHerald.com and other news outlets are reporting that Carnival Cruise Line is offering cruise ships to help with Coronavirus response efforts. “Carnival Corporation is offering the U.S. government its cruise ships to use as hospitals for non-COVID-19 patients in an effort to free up space in land-based hospitals …

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Cruise lines suspend operations due to Coronavirus

USAToday.com and other media outlets are reporting that the major cruise lines are suspending operations due to the Coronavirus. From USAToday.com, “Major cruise lines including Carnival, Royal Caribbean, Norwegian, and MSC will suspend sailing operations to and from U.S. ports for 30 days due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Cruise Lines International …

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Dr Fauci says it’s ok to cruise

Yesterday the U.S. State Department sent out a press release urging Americans not cruise, but today, Dr. Fauci says it’s ok to cruise! Forbes.com is reporting, “Speaking at a White House press conference tonight to provides updates on the COVID-19 Coronavirus situation, Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute …

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State Department warns public not to cruise due to COVID-19

Media outlets are reporting that the U.S. State Department is urging senior citizens and citizens with “underlying conditions” not to cruise. In addition to the State Department sounding the alarm, The Huffington Post is reporting, “A top U.S. health official on Sunday urged elderly people and individuals with underlying conditions …

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The Cruise Genius talks coronavirus on WJXT News4Jax

It’s always a thrill to be invited to share cruise news and advice on WJXT Channel 4 (News4Jax). The coronavirus has the potential to not only take the lives of thousands, but can affect the tourism industry unlike anything we’ve seen before. I remember cruise stock stock went down after …

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Coronavirus Links

Here are a few media links pertaining to the coronavirus. TheCruiseGenius will keep you updated as this story progresses: https://cruiseradio.net/carnival-cruise-line-adds-coronavirus-question-to-health-form/ https://www.foxnews.com/us/coronavirus-deaths-surpass-sars-death-hundreds-killed https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/amberjamieson/diamond-princess-coronavirus-quarantine-cruise    

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Virgin Voyages adds new wearable device

CruiseRadio is reporting that Virgin Voyages is adding a new wearable device to help “sailors” enjoy their cruise even more! “Virgin Voyages, the new adults-only cruise line launching this spring, this week introduced “The Band” – but there was no music involved. Rather, this Band is a wearable device that …

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Cruise line says grandfather knew window was open

Royal Caribbean says they have both video and still shots that proves that the grandfather knew the window was open on one of the upper decks of the Freedom of the Seas when the toddler fell to her death recently. ACJ.com reports, “Attorneys for Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. state the …

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