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  • Costa Gavleston Sunglasses
    New Costa sunglasses become a family affair on fishing trip
    A family from Ohio experienced what a difference the new Galveston style sunglasses make when fishing. Brandon and Heather were visiting the Cocoa Beach area with their son Ethan and daughter Molly. One of their activities included an inshore...
  • Concordia Plates
    Concordia final decision: ship to be righted and towed away in one piece
    After two months of speculation about what will be done with the wreck of the Costa Concordia, and with negotations still going on with salvage experts, it is now known that whoever gets the job will have to refloat the ship and tow it to its home...
  • Carnival launches its 100th ship
    Carnival Corporation Takes Another Couple of Hits
    The Costa Concordia sinks off the shoreline of an Italian island in the Mediterranean. Numerous Carnival Splendor passengers are held up and robbed at gunpoint during a shore excursion in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. The Splendor, by the way, is the...
  • Concordia fuel removal
    Concordia fuel removal finally begins (includes animation)
    Almost one month to the day after the Concordia wrecked on the rocks off Giglio, Italy, pumping finally began Sunday to remove a half million gallons of fuel on board the wrecked luxury liner.Crews were on the scene within hours after the ship...
  • Concordia
    Concordia will be refloated, towed off
    Costa Cruise Line confirmed Monday that the Concordia will be repaired, re-floated and hauled away, where it will then be cut up for scrap. Rumor had been that it would be scrapped where it lies off the island of Giglio.Local residents had been...
  • Will Romney candidacy capsize this week?
    Will Romney candidacy capsize this week?
    Carnival Corporation in at least 2 blind trusts according to documents on filewith opensecrets.org.In politics, timing is everything. Republicans and for that matter, the all Americans embrace the right to advance and profit financially. But the...
  • Costa Concordia
    The Costa Concordia tragedy is sad, not shocking; I was a passenger 2 months ago
    The tragedy that struck the night of Friday the 13th in January shook the entire cruise industry, as well as the rest of the world. Many now have fears regarding maritime safety and many are thinking other vacation ideas may be better ones. I find...