When was the first cruise ship made?

Answer The first cruise ship was the S/S Prinzessin Victoria Luise, built in 1900. The ship housed 120 first-class cabins to accommodate only wealthy travelers. She was launched on June 29, 1900, and was ... Read More »

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Why does a dance host on a cruise ship have to sign a waiver releasing the agent and cruise company from liability and does his travel insurance cover him and what happens if the ship sinks?

The waiver pertains to liability of injury while dancing. Dancing on a stage is dangerous because of lighting conditions, and cruise ship stages are especially dangerous because of the added motion... Read More »

Who invented the first cruise ship?

Albert Ballin, general manager of the Hamburg-America Line designed the "Prinzessin Victoria Luise," the first vessel built specifically for the purpose of the recreational cruise. The ship was lau... Read More »

Which is the largest cruise ship?

Royal Caribbean's Oasis of the Seas is the world's largest cruise ship. It has room for 8,500 people on board (passengers and crew) and weighs 222,000 tons. It cost $1.4 billion to build.References... Read More »

Can I track a cruise ship?

There are several different websites that allow you to track where a cruise ship is at any given time. One example is, which keeps track of 15 different cruise lines.References:T... Read More »