January 29th, 2014
09:27 PM ET

'Never been sicker' Royal Caribbean ship returns home

Royal Caribbean broke a cruise ship record today - but it's not a record they wanted.

Their ship Explorer of the Seas returned home today after nearly 700 crew and passengers fell ill aboard - the highest number of sick people reported on a cruise in two decades.

Royal Caribbean cruise ship returns home - with a sickness record

They fell ill with a ugly stomach bug.

One of the passengers who got sick - Louis Stender is OutFront.

"It’s a violent bug. I don’t know if I ever been sicker," Stender tells CNN'S Erin Burnett OutFront.

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