Ross A. Klein Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/3650 en Cruise lines graded on environmental impacts http://www.vancouverobserver.com/world/2010/05/24/cruise-lines-graded-environmental-impacts Friends of the Earth releases second annual report card on cruise industry; Disney and Royal Caribbean’s grades rise, while Princess and Holland America lose ground.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/world/2010/05/24/cruise-lines-graded-environmental-impacts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> World Environment Clean Vessels Campaign Disney environmental impacts Friends of the Earth Holland Princess Royal Carribean Mon, 24 May 2010 22:44:00 +0000 Ross A. Klein 4016 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com The cost of cruising http://www.vancouverobserver.com/life/travel/2010/04/13/cost-cruising Cruise ships today are small cities and they produce all of the refuse and waste produced in a city. Unfortunately, cruise ships are not held to the same standards as cities when it comes to incinerat<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/life/travel/2010/04/13/cost-cruising" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Travel Life Tue, 13 Apr 2010 22:59:00 +0000 Ross A. Klein 3651 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com