Cruises

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‘Nature doesn’t fix itself fast’: Greenland weighs up economy v climate crisis
As the island eyes tourism and mining it is also mindful of controlling the cost

Laura Paddison in Narsaq

07, May, 2022 @7:00 AM

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Seventeen cruise ship passengers isolating in Darwin after Covid outbreak
Cruise operator confirms guests have contracted coronavirus since ship departed from Broome almost two weeks ago

Stephanie Convery and Australian Associated Press

03, May, 2022 @10:45 AM

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Sinking feeling: cruise ships chart return to Australia amid emissions concerns
With pandemic disruption receding, will the industry’s return and expansion lead to sustainable cruising – or more pollution?

Royce Kurmelovs

16, Apr, 2022 @8:00 PM

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Safe passage optional? Cruise industry heaps more misery on its passengers | Rowan Moore
Cold comfort likely in the small print for those aboard Crystal Symphony liner rerouted to avoid arrest over unpaid fuel bills

Rowan Moore

29, Jan, 2022 @5:00 PM

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UK travel industry forecasts summer boom amid surge in holiday bookings
EasyJet sees strong summer ahead as consumer confidence rebounds and travel restrictions are lifted

Mark Sweney and Gwyn Topham

27, Jan, 2022 @12:41 PM

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Taming of the crew: the bard meets Cunard in RSC cruise deal
Royal Shakespeare Company signs three-year agreement for productions onboard Queen Mary 2

Harriet Sherwood Arts and culture correspondent

13, Jan, 2022 @4:57 PM

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‘Not the cruise I signed up for’: 30-fold increase in Covid cases upends industry
The surge has led to passengers stranded on ships, staff shortages and tour cancelations in addition to ports turning ships away

Erin McCormick

13, Jan, 2022 @6:00 AM

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CDC investigating 86 cruise ships with reported Covid outbreaks
Cruises resumed in June after being halted for over a year because of the pandemic, and continue to sail despite the investigation

Maya Yang

29, Dec, 2021 @6:04 PM

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Over the sea to Skye: a Scottish winter cruise with seals, solitude and snow
With the trend for micro-cruises growing, a fishing trawler has been customised to offer winter wildlife adventures along the snowy Scottish coast

Mike MacEacheran

31, Oct, 2021 @2:00 PM

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‘We feel we’re not going to get really sick’: why the pandemic hasn’t dissuaded ocean cruisers
Travel agents report Australians’ interest in cruising increasing 40% each month since June, with one analyst describing it as ‘the Teflon market for travel’

Susan Gough Henly

25, Sep, 2021 @8:00 PM

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The disastrous voyage of Satoshi, the world’s first cryptocurrency cruise ship
The long read: Last year, three cryptocurrency enthusiasts bought a cruise ship. They named it the Satoshi, and dreamed of starting a floating libertarian utopia. It didn’t work out

Sophie Elmhirst

07, Sep, 2021 @5:00 AM

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‘Lovely to be back onboard’: Princess cruise ships return to sea
Sailing restarts after Covid pause with ‘seacations’ sporting reduced capacity and tracking technology

Gwyn Topham Transport correspondent

07, Aug, 2021 @7:00 AM

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