Royal Caribbean has to show the world it’s about fun and adventure, not the sedate, outdated images of cruising its competitors perpetuate, says the company’s UK and Ireland MD Stuart Leven. 748 more words
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Royal Caribbean’s new baby has been christened. Travel agent Emma Wilby named the 167,800-ton Anthem of the Seas in Southampton after winning a singing talent contest to be the ship’s godmother. 302 more words
The name of MSC’s new Vista-class ship has just been revealed – it’s Meraviglia, which means wonder or marvel.
The announcement was made at the ceremonial steel-cutting for the start of construction at the STX France shipyard in Saint-Nazaire. 296 more words
Holland America may be gearing up to launch another ship – but its new president is just as keen to talk about the destinations it will take passengers… and how travel should be a force for good. 448 more words
First and foremost: I’m not disappointed in the new T6 versions of the Star Trek’s iconic line of starships. I don’t regret buying them. But it’s clear that regardless of the impressive design work on the new versions, they do not represent the next generation in terms of starship capability. 1,088 more words
The Queen today named P&O Cruises’ new flagship Britannia in Southampton – using a bottle of English sparkling wine instead of champagne.
The 88-year-old monarch, accompanied by her husband, the Duke of Edinburgh, declared: ‘I name this ship Britannia. 412 more words