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Court: Woman Admits Possessing Ammunition

Court: Woman Admits Possessing Ammunition

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [May 16], a 36-year-old woman from the United States pleaded guilty to carrying five rounds of ammunition in her bag, with the court hearing she was visiting the island on a cruise ship. Julie Martin from Kentucky was charged with having in her possession five rounds of 9MM without holding a license. Her lawyer... Read more of this article

Dockyard Vendors Looking Forward To Season

Dockyard Vendors Looking Forward To Season

Vendors in Dockyard are gearing up for a busy season as Bermuda prepares to host 180 cruise ships bringing thousands more visitors than last year. Top Dog, Duch Pops, 9 Parishes, Positive Energy, Churchill’s Ltd and Bermuda Fudge Co all have their stalls up and running near the new Visitor Information Centre. Sunset Studio will join them from August,... Read more of this article

5,000 Passengers For Escape’s Inaugural Visit

5,000 Passengers For Escape’s Inaugural Visit

The Norwegian Escape cruise ship made her inaugural visit to Bermuda this week, carrying a full capacity of 5,000 passengers. A Government spokesperson said, “The Norwegian Escape, the largest cruise ship in the Norwegian Cruise Line fleet, began its 2018 summer cruise schedule to Bermuda this week in a big way. Deputy Premier and Minister of... Read more of this article

Zuiderdam Makes Inaugural Visit To Island

Zuiderdam Makes Inaugural Visit To Island

The Zuiderdam cruise ship made her inaugural visit to Bermuda this week, and Deputy Premier Walter Roban, Minister of Economic Development and Tourism Jamahl Simmons and the BTA’s Pat Phillip Fairn led a Bermuda delegation to welcome the Zuiderdam, which is berthing at King’s Wharf in Dockyard. Related StoriesCarnival Horizon... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: ‘Carnival Elation’ Visits Island

Photos & Video: ‘Carnival Elation’ Visits Island

Marking the ship’s inaugural call to the island, the 856-foot cruise ship Carnival Elation arrived in Bermuda this morning [April 11], and according to the latest version of the 2018 Cruise Ship Schedule [PDF], the ship is carrying an estimated 2,373 passengers and 920 crew members. The 15-minute live video replay is below:This is scheduled... Read more of this article

Carnival Supporting New SSM Legal Action

Carnival Supporting New SSM Legal Action

OUTBermuda and Maryellen Jackson have filed legal action in the Bermuda Supreme Court seeking an order declaring that provisions that “have the effect of revoking same-sex marriage” are in contravention of the Bermuda Constitution, with the local legal action — which marks the second filed about the matter — being supported... Read more of this article

New Carnival Ship Launched, Will Visit Bermuda

New Carnival Ship Launched, Will Visit Bermuda

In a traditional maritime handover ceremony at the shipyard in Italy, Carnival Cruise Line officially took delivery of the 133,500-ton Carnival Horizon, with the newly-constructed cruise ship scheduled to visit Bermuda five times this year. Carnival said the 3,954-passenger ship — the 26th in their fleet — will reposition to Barcelona, Spain,... Read more of this article

Anthem Diverts Due To Sick Cruise Passenger

Anthem Diverts Due To Sick Cruise Passenger

On Tuesday [Feb 6] the Anthem of the Seas cruise ship – which was traveling from St. Kitts to New Jersey – diverted to Bermuda to disembark a 71-year-old male passenger in need of medical treatment. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson said, “Tuesday 6th February, 6:23pm. Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre is contacted by... Read more of this article

Video & Photos: Disney To Make Inaugural Visit

Video & Photos: Disney To Make Inaugural Visit

The Disney Magic is set to make her inaugural call to Bermuda this year, marking the first time the iconic brand will visit the island, with the cruise line saying, “At Disney, we love to create magical vacation memories for our guests, and Bermuda is without a doubt a wonderful setting for memory making.” The cruise ship scheduled to make... Read more of this article

Bermuda Cruise Offered As Rent Special

Bermuda Cruise Offered As Rent Special

According to the Baltimore Business Journal perks such as free rent, robots and even a cruise to Bermuda are being used to lure new tenants to luxury apartment developments in Baltimore. These incentives are being introduced as a result of slowing leasing rates of these developments. “The bonanza is good for renters and temporarily painful for... Read more of this article

Black Watch Cruise Ship Visit Marks 2018′s First

Black Watch Cruise Ship Visit Marks 2018′s First

Black Watch Cruise Ship is tonight [Jan 14] berthed at Penno’s Wharf in St. George’s making it the first cruise ship visit to Bermuda for 2018 after MS Queen Victoria and MS Queen Elizabeth cancelled their scheduled call to Bermuda also planned for today. Black Watch is a cruise ship, currently owned and operated by Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines.... Read more of this article

Two Cruise Ships Cancel Visits Due To Weather

Two Cruise Ships Cancel Visits Due To Weather

[Updated] The newest Cunard cruise ship, Bermuda-registered MS Queen Elizabeth, and sister ship MS Queen Victoria, will be the first official cruise ship visitors to the island in 2018, with both scheduled to arrive for a seven and a half hour stay on Sunday. “This is the inaugural visit for Queen Elizabeth. With almost 1900 passengers and a... Read more of this article

Video & Photos: ‘Norwegian Escape’ To Visit

Video & Photos: ‘Norwegian Escape’ To Visit

The Norwegian Escape is set to make her inaugural call to Bermuda in April 2018, with the cruise ship scheduled to make 22 calls to Bermuda through the year, and according to the recently released 2018 cruise ship schedule, it will be carrying an estimated 6,000 passengers and crew members for each visit. Built in 2015, the 1,069 foot long ship features... Read more of this article