Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Friday 24 March 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# Cruise Ship

Last year
# Hong Kong
Thousands held on cruise ship in Hong Kong due to Omicron fears
The Royal Caribbean’s Spectrum of the Seas ship was forced to return a day early from a cruise.
All time
# Cruise Ship
Cruise cut short in Singapore after passenger tests positive for Covid-19
The 83-year-old passenger had tested negative before boarding.
# Sea Dream
Second Norwegian cruise ship reports Covid-19 case
Norway has already placed restrictions on cruise ships docking in its ports over Covid-19 concerns.
# Cruise Ship
Norway places restrictions on cruises after dozens become infected with Covid-19
Ships bearing more than 100 people – including crew – will be barred from stopping off or disembarking passengers.
# ruby princess
28 days later: The Irish band quarantined on cruise liner with hundreds of infected staff
Joe Juncker (28) has been stuck aboard the Ruby Diamond cruise ship for the last month.
# Danube River
Cruise ship captain ‘not concentrating before fatal Danube River crash’
Twenty-seven people, mostly tourists from South Korea, died in the May 2019 collision on the Danube River.
# Covid-19
Irish passengers on board cruise ship where 450 cases of coronavirus have been confirmed
The Department of Foreign Affairs has said it is aware of the case.
# Coronavirus
At least 61 people on cruise ship off Japan coast test positive for coronavirus
Passengers on the ship have been asked to stay inside their cabins to prevent new infections.
# China
Whistleblower doctor who raised alarm about coronavirus dies from the illness
More than 630 people in China have now died from the virus.
# bruise cruise
Passenger 'dressed as clown' sparks brawl on British cruise ship
The fight occurred in the early hours of Friday morning.
# Evacuation
1,300 people being evacuated from cruise ship off coast of Norway due to engine problems
Police reported the passengers would be evacuated by helicopter.
# Missing
Search called off for woman who fell from cruise ship off the coast of Australia
Authorities say that the woman could not have survived the night.
# Cliffs of Moher
€3 million 'cruise' ship to be built for Aran Island crossings and trips to Cliffs
The new ship is being built in France and will have a low emission engine system.
# queen mary 2
Search called off after woman 'falls overboard from cruise ship'
A 74-year-old woman was reported missing yesterday, a day after the ship set sail from New York.
# Courts
Schoolboy who broke two teeth playing dodgeball on a cruise ship awarded €60,000
The figure includes €26,000 in dental repairs.
# to boldly go
This cruise ship is taking 1,000 super rich passengers on a controversial journey
Global warming means that cruising the Northwest Passage is now a reality.
# all at sea
Cruise ship catches fire while out on the Caribbean Sea
Passengers were rescued and no major injuries have been reported.
# taking the mickey
The Disney Magic cruise ship just docked in Dublin and it's Donald Duck-ing huge
Céad míle fáilte.
# get on board
These five mega cruise ships are set to visit Ireland
Dublin Port is set to be upgraded within the next four years.
# Madeira islands
Woman rescued after trying to swim to cruise ship
She thought her husband was on board.
# no smooth sailing
WATCH: Cruise ship forced to turn around after sailing into hurricane-force winds in the Atlantic
The Royal Caribbean cruise liner was hit by 30 foot waves and 150mph winds.
# yangtze river disaster
Families hope for a miracle to save passengers trapped in overturned cruise ship
Just 32 bodies have been recovered so far.
# Puerto Rico
Irishman missing overboard from Caribbean cruise ship
The search is concentrated near the Puerto Rican island of Vieques.
# MS Ryndam
FBI investigating suspected murder-suicide on Caribbean cruise ship
The deceased man and woman, Americans thought to be around 50, were found in their cabin.
On board the "most luxurious cruise ship ever"
Swanky. Very swanky.
# mari time-travel
Pictures: The most futuristic cruise ship on the planet has a cocktail bar staffed by robots
Ahoy there, luxury.
# wreck
Body found on Costa Concordia believed to be last missing crewman
Workers dismantling the ship made the grim discovery earlier today.
Cruise ship heading home with Ebola scare passenger in isolation
The woman is said to have no symptoms and to be at low risk to the guests and crew.
# Giglio
It'll take four days to tug the Costa Concordia to its final destination
Genoa is 340km away.
# seven nation army
Massive cruise ship plays the opening notes of Seven Nation Army with its horns
Dunnnn dundundundun dunnnn dunnn….
Broadcaster Sir David Frost has died, aged 74
The veteran broadcaster suffered a suspected heart attack while on board the Queen Elizabeth cruise liner.
# Rescue
Coast Guard evacuating 'urgent medical case' in longest ever rescue mission
The rescue mission, involving one of the Coast Guard’s long range helicopters, is currently underway off the west coast.
# Costa Concordia
Here's how the Costa Concordia wreck is being removed
Workers have to undergo a four-day mountain climbing course before starting the job to equip themselves for the dangerous conditions.
# Canary Islands
Five killed in Canary island lifeboat accident
Five people were killed when a lifeboat fell from a cruise liner during a safety drill while it was docked in the Canary Islands.
# world of celebs
The Dredge: Is Robert De Niro crying? Who made Jennifer Lawrence stand at the back?
All the craic from the Oscars Luncheon and the rest of the day’s celebrity dirt…
# my way
Meet Harold, the best karaoke singer ever
He did it his way…
# Costa Concordia
Costa Concordia: Former captain faces survivors at pre-trial
Dozens of survivors are suing ship owner Costa Crociere and its US parent company Carnival Corporation for hundreds of millions of dollars.
# Costa Concordia
Costa Concordia hearing delayed until October
However, no trial is expected until the beginning of next year at the earliest.
# Costa Concordia
Costa Concordia captain 'sorry' over disaster
Speaking on Italian TV, Francesco Schettino says he was sorry that 32 people died when his ship ran aground in January – but also blamed “destiny” for the tragedy.