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Cruises and the Coronavirus: What Passengers Need to Know

Cruises and the Coronavirus: What Passengers Need to Know

Norwegian is allowing passengers to delay final payments on June and July voyages, as well as allowing a longer period to decide to change to a different sailing. Substituting a different passenger for the one who had originally booked (a no-no in the past) is allowed up to 45 days …

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Grand Princess cruise cancels Mexican trip amid coronavirus

Grand Princess cruise cancels Mexican trip amid coronavirus

Princess Cruises is grappling with another coronavirus nightmare as a former passenger died and it’s unclear how many more are infected. The Grand Princess was traveling to Ensenada, Mexico, but instead headed Wednesday to San Francisco following news that a 71-year-old passenger died from the virus after returning home, the …

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61 coronavirus cases confirmed on Diamond Princess cruise ship

61 coronavirus cases confirmed on Diamond Princess cruise ship

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases has risen to 61 onboard the Diamond Princess, the cruise ship filled with thousands of passengers quarantined off a port near Tokyo — prompting one stranded American to plead with President Trump for help. Japanese Health Minister Katsunobu Kato announced at a news conference …

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Cruise ship MS Westerdam turned away over coronavirus fears

Cruise ship MS Westerdam turned away over coronavirus fears

Four countries have turned away a cruise ship carrying more than 2,000 people over coronavirus fears — even though the crew insists no one on board is infected, according to new reports. Holland America’s MS Westerdam ship has been prohibited from docking in Japan, Taiwan, the Philippines and the US …

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