ANALYSIS: Third Oasis Renderings

Yesterday, STX France quietly release the first two images of the the unnamed third Oasis ship. She will be identical in size to Oasis and Allure and is set fro delivery from the French yard in mid-2016....

Analysis: P&O Cruises Shows off Britannia

P&O Cruises have released some renderings of their upcoming flagship.Crystal RoomSpaCooking SchoolAtriumThe interiors have a very bright sense to them. That's a trend were seeing lat...
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EDITORIAL: Port Of Galveston Upgrades

From Mikey’s Cruise Blog: the Port of Galveston is considering spending $12 million dollars to put towards terminal renovations and possibly a new terminal. Later this year, the port will host three cruise...
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GUEST EDITORIAL: Physical Safety or Mental Safety? @myCruiseView

Derek, of the newly formed myCruiseView, has been kind enough to give us his take on the events of the Costa Concordia and what we can learn from it.People have been working to increase ship safety and protocol for as long as they've been able to sai...
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Lets talk about Duck Tails

A recent maritime certification compliance with SOLAS is an increase in stability requirements. As vessels superstructures get taller they need a stable base (hull). A popular enhancement done in drydocking a m...
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Editorial: Well Its Official, South Carolina Sues Carnival

In what would seem to be an inevitable action, the People of South Carolina have filed a lawsuit against Panama-based Carnival Cruise Lines. They claim that cruise ships hurt the environment , and that cruise lines must abide by laws protecting the historical ...