There were supposed to be two cruise ships stopping in Nanaimo on the same day, but one of them has had to cancel.
Tourism Nanaimo sent out a press release today advising that the SilverSeas’ Silver Explorer cruise ship got tangled with a fishing net in the Bering Sea and had to alter course to dry dock in Vancouver for repairs.
“This damage has resulted in changes to the ship’s itinerary,” noted the Cruise Line Industry Association in the release.
The cruise ship had been slated to visit on July 11.
“This cancellation is unfortunate for Nanaimo businesses and tourism…