Cruise Ship

A cruise ship experienced technical problems and became stranded on July 4 in Boston Harbor. (Photo Credit: Eileen Murphy)

Cruise Ship Stranded Since July 4 Leaves Boston Harbor For Halifax

A cruise ship that had been stranded in Boston Harbor since the Fourth of July departed for Halifax on Sunday.

07/05/2015

The Norwegian Dawn back in dock Wednesday. (Image credit: Port Bermuda Web Cam)

Boston-Bound Cruise Ship Passengers Return To Bermuda After Grounding

Nearly 3,500 passengers and crew were allowed to disembark Wednesday in Bermuda.

05/20/2015

Norwegian Dawn runs aground in Bermuda (Photo courtesy J. Zsiros)

Cruise Ship From Boston Runs Aground In Bermuda

A cruise ship out of Boston ran aground in Bermuda Tuesday evening.

05/19/2015

Coast Guard rescue crews medically evacuated a man 180 miles south of Nantucket, Mass., Saturday. Watchstanders at the 1st District Command Center received a call via satellite phone at 12 p.m. stating a 39-year-old man aboard the 992-foot Bermuda flagged cruise ship Queen Mary II needed medical attention. (U.S. Coast Guard photo)

Coast Guard Airlifts Ailing Man From Cruise Ship

The U.S. Coast Guard airlifted a man with renal and heart failure symptoms from a cruise ship Saturday afternoon about 180 miles south of Nantucket.

05/09/2015

Boston Harbor. (Photo from Bryan Foley/WBZ-TV)

All Things Travel: Boston Harbor Improvements Planned

A $400 million dollar project to deepen Boston Harbor over the next three years will bring larger cargo and cruise ships to the region and create thousands of new jobs.

12/15/2014

The Norwegian Dawn cruise ship. (WBZ-TV)

Hurricane Gonzalo Disrupts Bermuda Travel Plans For Locals

The passenger ship “Norwegian Dawn” that is supposed to leave Boston Friday headed for Bermuda is being diverted because of Hurricane Gonzalo.

10/17/2014

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The Most Expensive Cruise In The World

Whether you can afford a complete splurge of a vacation or not, Silversea’s World Cruise is entertaining enough to learn more about. The most expensive cruise on the planet hits up 49 ports in 115 days of pure indulgence.

10/23/2013

An Amesbury couple (right) helped save men (middle) who were stranded at sea.

Amesbury Couple On Cruise Ship Helps Rescue Men Stranded At Sea

Three men who were stranded for ten hours on a sinking boat were rescued by a Royal Caribbean cruise ship.

10/10/2013

Norwegian Dawn in Boston. (WBZ-TV photo)

Cruise Ship Pollution Concerns In South Boston

The massive ships burn the dirtiest type of fuel, even when they’re sitting in port. One solution to avoid pollution in port is to have ships plug into shore power when they are docked.

09/19/2013

Costa Concordia  (Photo by Marco Secchi/Getty Images)

All Things Travel: Concordia Raises Expectations

The New England cruise industry breathed a sigh of relief this week as The Costa Concordia was lifted off a reef in Italy after almost two years.

09/18/2013

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