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The Most Expensive Cruise In The World

Whether you can afford a complete splurge of a vacation or not, Silversea’s World Cruise is entertaining enough to learn more about. The most expensive cruise on the planet hits up 49 ports in 115 days of pure indulgence.

10/23/2013

The crippled cruise liner Carnival Triumph limps into port guided by tug boats February 14, 2013 in Mobile, Alabama. An engine fire on February 10 left the ship and its 4,000 passengers without power and with scarce food. While people onboard reported toilets that wouldn't work, the ship was restocked with food during the days it was being towed through the Gulf of Mexico. (Credit: Jeff Gammons/Getty Images)

Passengers Rejoice After ‘Cruise From Hell’ Finally Ends

The vacation ship carrying some 4,200 people docked late Thursday after a painfully slow approach that took most of the day. Passengers raucously cheered after days of what they described as overflowing toilets, food shortages and foul odors.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/15/2013

A photograph taken on January 14, 2012 of the Costa Concordia after the cruise ship with more than 4,000 people on board ran aground and keeled over off the Isola del Giglio. (Credit: Stringer/AFP/Getty Images)

Local Couple Survives Cruise Ship Disaster

Speaking live on WWJ Tuesday morning, Steve Ledtke said he and his wife were having dinner when all of a sudden “we could hear and feel a thud.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/17/2012

A photograph taken on January 14, 2012 of the Costa Concordia after the cruise ship with more than 4,000 people on board ran aground and keeled over off the Isola del Giglio. (Credit: Stringer/AFP/Getty Images)

Italy Cruise Ship Rescue ‘Like Titanic’

A luxury cruise ship ran aground off the coast of Tuscany and tipped over late Friday, leaving at least three dead and 69 people still unaccounted for.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/14/2012

First Supper After 'Nightmare Cruise'

Two Downriver women were among the passengers of the disabled Carnival Splendor cruise ship —which had an engine fire that left the boat and the 4500 people on it without electricity for a half-week.

11/12/2010

‘Nightmare Cruise’ Comes To An End

Relieved passengers wheeled their suitcases down the gangplank of a disabled cruise ship Thursday, cheering as they finally touched land after three nightmarish days adrift with limited food, backed-up toilets and dark cabins.

11/11/2010

Downriver Women Among Thousands Stuck On Cruise Ship

The 952-foot Carnival Splendor cruise ship is limping back to port under tow. More than 3,000 passengers saw their relaxing vacation come to an end with an engine room fire and power outage. Angela Evans […]

11/10/2010

Nearly 4,500 Stranded On Cruise Ship Off Mexico

A cruise ship stranded offshore with 4,500 passengers and crew must be towed slowly into a Mexican port and will not arrive until at least Wednesday night, the Coast Guard said Tuesday.

11/09/2010

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