The Dutch cruise ship Westerdam will set sail in the direction of the Cambodian port city of Sihanoukville, which is where the 1.455 passengers, including 91 of the Dutch on Thursday at 7.06 pm local time, the ship may be, notifies the company of the Holland America Line (HAL) on Wednesday.
This is a deviation from the earlier plan to go to Bangkok to go sailing, as the Thai authorities that the passengers do not go ashore to leave out of fear for the virus to 2019-nCoV.
The Westerdam has let us know they were “extremely grateful for the support of the Cambodian authorities. The HALL will arrange and pay for all of the passengers, flights to the Capital city of Phnom Penh, where guests are on their way home themselves, be able to continue.
The boat has always been said that no one on board is infected with the corona virus. Travellers are twice checked for this virus; namely, when boarding in hong Kong, and half way through the journey.
Due to the ‘failed’ a cruise to get all of the tourists, their money, and they will receive a voucher for a future cruise with HAL.
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The ship doolde for a week around the to the sea
The vessel left on 1 February from hong Kong for a two-week-long cruise, among others, Japan, the Philippines, and Taiwan. Due to the outbreak of the corona virus, refused to the countries of the vessel, however, was the access to their ports. The Westerdam was just a stop-over in Taiwan.
On Wednesday, the ship is in exactly one week on the high seas. All of the crew are eagerly looking for your contingency site. In the first place, which is given by Thailand, but the authorities wanted to later that the passengers on shore again.
The cruise was originally on Saturday to finish in Yokohama. The company has, for the first vaarreis from the Japanese port city had been canceled, and will evaluate “what is the impact of the current havenbeperkingen in east Asia, on our cruises, which will depart on the 29th of February or later.