Michael Meyer, about 65, was on a Caribbean cruise with his wife and another couple at St. Lucia on March 10, 2011.
As with many cruise ship destinations, a host of vendors provide tours to local sites, or provide packaged experiences (scuba diving, snorkeling, historical site visits, scenic tours, adventure tours, etc.). Some of those tours are on shore, and some are on the water.
Today their group would be going on a Sail Catamaran trip they had previously booked. During the trip, Michael was seriously injured by one or more of the tour boat’s propellers.The Pitons, twin peaks, are well known St. Lucia landmarks. Before taking the cruise, Michael Meyer purchased tickets for “Catamaran Cruise to the Pitons”, a cruise related excursion, from Carnival Corporation, a Panama Corporation doing business as Carnival Cruise Lines. The peaks as shown at right with one of Sea Spray’s smaller sail catamarans in the foreground. Read More→