Bahamas Gives Royal Caribbean, Carnival, Norwegian Key Covid News. The Bahamas still requires proof of vaccination for people 12 and over
Cruise lines face regulation not just from the country where their ships sail from, but also from the countries where they make port stops.
That has led to a challenging array of covid protocols based on which ports of call a ship visits.
That makes communication with passengers a challenge.
In the early days of Royal Caribbean International (RCL) – Get Royal Caribbean Group Report, Carnival Cruise Lines (CCL) – Get Carnival Corporation Report, Norwegian Cruise Lines (NCLH) – Get Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd.
Report, and other cruise lines returning from their pandemic shutdown rules were constantly shifting. Mask requirements when onboard kept shifting and vaccination rules took a while to settle down.