“Everyone says ‘poor you’. But there was no poor you. We had free internet and free wine. We had three-course meals,' a passenger said.
'Usually you buy a cruise and you know exactly what you are going to get. This was an adventure.'Vietnam turned back two ships on Friday. ROSES It was Valentine’s Day when the first passengers disembarked from the Westerdam. The prime minister, Hun Sen, flew in from the capital, shaking hands with passengers and handing out roses. Government officials draped “Welcome to Cambodia” banners on buses. All passengers were given free visas. READ MORE: Free porn offered to cruise-ship passengers under coronavirus quarantine Hun Sen, an authoritarian ruler condemned by Western countries for human rights abuses said: “Our current disease around the world is fear and discrimination,” he said. “If Cambodia didn’t allow this ship to dock, where should these 2,000 passengers go?” Holland America sent letters to all passengers saying it would reimburse the cost of the cruise, give them another free 14-day cruise, and charter them flights home. The company, it said, would do its best to match the class of flight they had originally booked. Story continues below advertisement Coronavirus outbreak: Cambodia governor says no passengers on docked cruise ship have illness Coronavirus outbreak: Cambodia governor says no passengers on docked cruise ship have illness The cruise had been scheduled to end in Shanghai on Saturday. In Shanghai it was 14 Celsius, overcast and raining. In Sihanoukville, it was 27C and sunny. Holland America arranged free coaches to a nearby beach for the stranded passengers, across the street from the villa where Hun Sen stays in Sihanoukville and surrounded by Chinese casinos. READ MORE: ‘A perfect setup’: Virus outbreaks common on cruise ships, experts say “This was my best cruise ever,” said retired Canadian aerospace engineer Pierre Ashby. “Usually you buy a cruise and you know exactly what you are going to get. This was an adventure.” His wife was sitting beside him in a yellow bathing suit with two red roses. Barefoot in the sand, he smiled and gestured out to sea. “Take your time.” Read more: Globalnews.ca
Cruises are for grannys who like orgys 😂 Good. Thankfully it wasn’t an entire nightmare for them! 🎈
COVID-19 cases fall in China epicentre, cruise ship passengers disembark in CambodiaThe number of infections was down sharply on the previous day, when a change in the methods of diagnosing patients led to a record spike in cases.
CTV National News: Deepening desperation.omarsachedina is in Yokohama, Japan and has the latest on the quarantined cruise ship with Canadians on board:
Coronavirus outbreak: Cruise ship passengers in Cambodia disembark after two weeks at seaThe prime minister of Cambodia, Hun Sen, greeted passengers of the MS Westerdam cruise ship as they disembarked in Sihanoukville on Friday, Feb. 14 after two...
China reports 5,000 new COVID-19 cases, cruise ship passengers disembark in CambodiaThe number of infections was down sharply on the previous day, when a change in the methods of diagnosing patients led to a record spike in cases. bunch of fake news, non answers and treating us like kids. They won't give us certain information as of right now? No, its your fucking job to inform and be honest with the public. Stop putting the Chinese economy before the safety of the entire world As of today, this virus has been responsible for one death outside of China. During the same period 1000’s of Americans have died from lack of healthcare epidemic.
Coronavirus outbreak: Passengers cheer as cruise ship docks in CambodiaA cruise ship that had been turned away by five separate countries over concerns someone on board may have the COVID-19 coronavirus docked on Thursday in Cam... Yay!!!
5th case of COVID-19 recorded in B.C., health officials sayThere is a new, presumptive positive case of COVID-19 in B.C. health officials announced Friday. Singapore has closed all incoming travel from China and enforced mandatory quarantines and distributed masks! Canadian government is only asking China arrivals to voluntarily self quarantine and nothing else. We are all at risk of importing coronavirus into Canada! Hopefully one of the illegal protesters.