Royal Caribbean Starts Construction on Spectrum of the Seas

Royal Caribbean International marked the start of construction for its new Quantum Ultra ship – Spectrum of the Seas – with the cutting of the first piece of steel at the Meyer Weft shipyard. Spectrum of the Seas will debut in 2019 and will be specifically designed for guests in Asia. The ship will join… Continue reading Royal Caribbean Starts Construction on Spectrum of the Seas

Norwegian Bliss Features Revealed By NCL

Norwegian Cruise Line has revealed the features of Norwegian Bliss, including the largest competitive racetrack at sea. The 4,000-passenger Norwegian Bliss will be the 16th ship in the NCL fleet, sailing to Alaska and the Caribbean from June 2018. The ship’s hotly-anticipated features were finally revealed at an exclusive event in Las Vegas, where Norwegian… Continue reading Norwegian Bliss Features Revealed By NCL

Holland America Line Launches Chocolate Surprise

Holland America Line is to introduce a Chocolate Surprise parade on the last gala evening of every cruise. Replacing the traditional dessert buffet, the Chocolate Surprise will bring bite-sized sweet treats to guests in the main public areas as they enjoy the evening entertainment. Waiters will parade through the Promenade decks with trays of chocolate… Continue reading Holland America Line Launches Chocolate Surprise

Saga Pearl To Retire

After 202 sailings, Saga Pearl II is set to retire in style from the Saga fleet with a 54-night farewell celebration cruise across Africa. Saga Pearl II will be replaced by Saga’s brand-new small ship, Spirit of Discovery. Carrying a maximum of 1,000 guests and designed exclusively for the British market, the new ship will… Continue reading Saga Pearl To Retire

Royal Caribbean’s Total Eclipse Cruise Goes On Sale

Royal Caribbean has launched a Total Eclipse Cruise ahead of the rare natural phenomenon taking place next summer. Oasis of the Seas will follow the eclipse path over the course of a seven-night sailing in the eastern Caribbean. The cruise will cover  20-27 August, with the total eclipse taking place on 21 August 2018. A… Continue reading Royal Caribbean’s Total Eclipse Cruise Goes On Sale