With expedition cruising on the increase and lines such as Seabourn attracting an increasingly younger clientele the rules don't just apply to solo travellers. Bay of Plenty Times reports police are investigating a complaint from the passenger that she was indecently assaulted several days ago while the ship was at sea. Respect to you for hanging in there and sticking it out when the going got tough. Cruise ship workers have dished the dirt on life on board. In the United States, new laws passed in - after congressional hearings and lobbying by victims' groups - came down hard on cruise operators, legislating they must not only collect crime data but also publish it.
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But if you really want to turn your cruise into an "extreme adventure vacation," try visiting a locale with a sizable terrorist population, like Tunis, the capital of Tunisia. Nov 11, Star Johnson rated it it was ok. Elation Carnival Cruise Lines. Experts say 'deceptively dangerous' Lake Superior You might be surprised to hear that any romance between staff and customers is very rare, and if discovered results in an immediate sacking and a drop-off at the next port. At one stop the passenger refused the drink offered, but the bartender insisted she drink, returned the beverage to her and stated "no wastee, no wastee. Aug 21, Simon Howard rated it it was ok.
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And even though the ruling judge almost immediately determined the crew to be negligently responsible for the fire, he also totally agreed with the defense lawyers that Carnival did not have to pay damages to the plaintiffs, regardless of their claims of injury. But, based on surveillance video and a confidential Disney Cruise Line security incident report obtained by Local 6, that also appears to be false. Dr Richard Dawood, Telegraph Travel's travel health expert, said the failure to cater to amorous cruise passengers come as no surprise. While remaining as professional as possible, and flashing that trademark smile, behind closed doors, crew get the chance to let off steam about their daily dealings. Made me think that when I finally go on a cruise, I'm going to check into the employee regulations first, and find one of the lines he spoke of that has stricter controls on their staff. She said she thought she'd be meeting friends in his private room, but said that when she got inside, another man was present, and the two would not allow her to leave. Celebrity Equinox Celebrity Cruises.
There is also a frankly bizarre chapter on booking cruises which appears to have been sponsored by a cruise provider, but isn't clearly marked as such, which is a bit disappointing. Elation Carnival Cruise Lines. Staff development and retention are also of great importance as a motivated crew is essential to ensure the continued success of cruising which sees an employee retention rate of around 80 per cent. We rely on advertising to help fund our award-winning journalism. Neither Celebrity Cruises not her employer, Harding Brothers which operates the perfume concession, provided her with a psychiatrist, psychologist or counselor despite her many requests for help dealing with the trauma. They have to be guided by the actions of the worst, not just the good behaviour of the best.