Cruise passengers riot, demand refund over missed ports and blocked toilets
by Ali Coulton
Passengers were so outraged by their experience that they took to the ship’s atrium to wave signs and shout things. Some even dedicated entire Twitter accounts to the cause.
WATCH: Huge cruise ship breaks record squeezing through Corinth Canal
The ship’s 929 passengers would have almost been able to touch the sides of the canal. Talk about a tight fit!
Cruise wrap: Virgin Voyages’ commission commitment, Cruise360 sets course for Brisbane + MORE
This week’s cruise wrap could be best described as the Titanic of all cruise wraps. In that it’s huge – not that it will sink.
Tasmania sets sights on cruise tourism boost with plans for new regional ports
by Christian Fleetwood
Tasmania has set an ambitious three-year plan to have suitable cruise vessels, small to large, visiting regional ports across the state.
Venice cruise ship reforms to have limited impact, expert says
It appears the plans of Italy’s transport minister to curb cruising in Venice’s historic city centre have been given a bit of a reality check.
WATCH: Flight Centre agents get pranked by Avalon Waterways
Don’t worry, no agents were harmed in the making of this clip. In fact, they were rewarded with some flowers and a bottle of bubbly for their troubles.
P&O confirms “mass brawl” on cruise ship was not caused by a clown
It seems a British media personality who was onboard has been spreading some fake news after tweeting that the brawl broke out when a clown crashed a black-tie event.
Cruise wrap: Win an MSC cruise, PONANT info events, Seabourn’s new champagne partner + MORE!
Batten down the hatches because this cruise wrap is bigger than the Pacific Ocean! Or maybe the Arctic. It would fill your kitchen sink, at least.
Cruise wrap: Crystal Symphony wins award, Scenic’s new agent famil, Celebrity Cruises pride party + MORE
Just in case you need a little midweek motivation, this week’s cruise wrap is BURSTING with parties, pride, awards, famils, deals and pretty pictures for you to scroll through.
TAA warns cruise industry could “flatten out” if Sydney doesn’t expand berthing facilities
Though that’s not to say Sydney’s overseas passenger terminal will now be equipped with a steamroller to flatten cruise ships at will.
Cruise wrap: RCL’s $165m amplification, Silversea’s combo offering, Carnival’s big milestone, + more
To get the most out of Travel Weekly’s cruise wraps, we recommend reading them while listening to the sound of ocean waves on a white noise machine.
Cruise wrap: MSC teams up with Martha Stewart, RCL begins construction on new ship + more!
This cruise wrap is bigger than some of the cruise ships featured! And yes, we’d like you to take everything we say today literally.
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