Cruise News Update : October 13 2023

The Norwegian Breakaway cruise ship assisted in the rescue of 200 people off the coast of Sicily.

A 65-year-old woman from Kentucky drowned during a snorkeling excursion near Rose Island in the Bahamas.

The safest islands in the Caribbean are identified as the ABC Islands (Aruba, Bonaire, and Curaçao).

Barcelona, Spain, is imposing restrictions on cruise ships, including limiting the number of ships and changing docking locations.

Holland America is offering special incentives for Alaska cruise tours, but these incentives are only available to residents of seven specific U.S. states.

Cruise prices have increased by 43% due to increased demand following the pandemic, with some prices for December 2023 being significantly higher than in 2019.