Paradise Lost at Sea
Rethinking Cruise Vacations
This book reveals the seamy side of the cruise industry and the crying need for reform and legislation. High numbers of sexual assaults on passengers. Cruise doctors without Board ratings. Low paid 3rd World workers. Sexual pressures on crew by superiors. Secrecy component on settlement of sexually assaulted passengers. Environmental pollution of water in 3rd World areas where there is no policy of polluters. The author gives many practical tips for cruisers. Buy you shore excursions ashore and not from the cruise ship people. Be an activist for social justice for the employees, for criminal check of job applicants, for prosecution, not informal deportation o sex offenders and for better environmental standards. Women should not be alone, especially in late evening. Children should not roam on their own. Every cruiser should read this book.