Canadian travellers frustrated as U.S. cruise lines won’t recognize mixing-and-matching COVID-19 vaccines

Some Canadians are frustrated after cruise lines in the United States issued policies stating they do not recognize mixing-and-matching of COVID-19 vaccines as being fully vaccinated. Thousands of Canadians heeded … Read More

Maritime businesses brace for a second summer without cruise ship tourists

It’s going to be another tough summer for waterfront businesses in the Maritimes as they make do without cruise ship tourists for the second year in a row. The federal … Read More

Cruise vessels banned from Canadian waters until February 2022

Canada has banned cruise vessels from national waters until at least February 2022 in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. In the announcement made on Thursday, Transport Minister Omar Alghabra … Read More

U.S. extends cruise ship ban to end of September as coronavirus cases spike

Federal health officials are extending the U.S. ban on cruise ships through the end of September as coronavirus infections rise in most U.S. states, including Florida. The Centers for Disease … Read More

Coronavirus: Large cruise ships banned from Canadian waters until Oct. 31

Overnight passenger vessels that carry more than 100 people — like cruise ships — are prohibited from operating in Canadian waters until at least Oct. 31, the federal transport minister … Read More

Coronavirus: 75 cruise ship workers return to Canada, minister says

Canadian cruise ship crew workers who had been left stranded by the novel coronavirus pandemic have returned to Canada, the country’s foreign affairs minister says. In a tweet on Saturday, … Read More

More cruise lines cancel Alaskan summer sailings over coronavirus concerns

By Staff The Associated Press Posted May 6, 2020 6:09 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Two additional cruise lines said … Read More