Royal Caribbean CEO Michael Bayley Recently Shared an Update on Royal Cruise Ship Restarting, Covid on Ships, Limiting Capacity and More …

As posted on Facebook Aug. 17, 2021, by Royal Caribbean CEO Michael Bayley (with slight edits for clarity) So, as the clock ticks and time passes, we continue the journey through the ups and downs and twists and turns of what feels like the endless pandemic. Today Quantum, Adventure, Freedom, Anthem, Jewel, Serenade, Odyssey, Allure, Ovation, Symphony, Independence and Harmony of the Seas are all sailing (did I miss one?) and by the end of August Mariner …

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The Great Alaska Comeback: Royal Caribbean To Sail The Last Frontier This Summer

Returning Favorites Serenade and Ovation of the Seas Begin Sailing from Seattle July and August Courtesy Royal Caribbean: MIAMI, May 21, 2021 – Royal Caribbean International’s U.S. comeback marks its first step forward with the cruise line’s return to Alaska this summer. Today, the cruise vacation company announced plans to launch its Alaska season with 7-night cruises – roundtrip from Seattle – on returning favorites Serenade and Ovation of the Seas, beginning July 19 and August 13, …

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Royal Caribbean Marks 2021 Return to Caribbean With Cruises From The Bahamas

New 7-night Itineraries from Nassau, The Bahamas, starting in June! This summer, travelers can trade in virtual travel experiences for their long-awaited vacations and cruise in The Bahamas and Mexico with Royal Caribbean International. The global cruise line has announced a summer lineup of 7-night cruises on board Adventure of the Seas, setting sail this June from new homeport Nassau, The Bahamas. Vacationers now have the chance to island-hop and relish the adventures they have missed, including …

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Royal Caribbean Says “Shalom, Israel” With Odyssey of the Seas Debut — New Innovative Ship to Launch With Cruises from Haifa, Israel

COURTESY Royal Caribbean International: MIAMI, March 1, 2021 – Israeli holidaymakers will set a new course for adventure this summer when Royal Caribbean International begins sailing from Israel for the first time in May. The global cruise line will offer Israelis a combination of 3- to 7-night escapes visiting the Greek Isles and Cyprus on board its highly anticipated, brand-new ship, Odyssey of the Seas. The new sailings will go on sale on Tuesday, March 9. The …

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Crown Cruise Vacations Cruise Deals for September 2019

Crown Cruise Vacations offers their picks for the best cruise deals for September 2019 Crown Cruise Vacations- crowncruisevacations.com/ 877-283-1114 Destination: Caribbean What: 7 Night Caribbean – Western Cruise on Royal Caribbean’s Liberty of the Seas When: November 3, 2019 Prices: Starting at $569 USD What Else You’ll Have to Pay:  Port charges of $190 included. Taxes and fees of $114 are not included. Where You Go: Departing from Galveston, Texas | Cozumel, Mexico | Georgetown, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands | Falmouth, Jamaica Sold By: Crown Cruise Vacations, http://www.crowncruisevacations.com/ Why …

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Heavyweights of the Seas

  I normally arrive a day early for cruise departures, but have made an exception for a cruise out of the Port of Miami. I came three days early this time in order to photograph some representative heavyweights of cruising, megaships of MSC, Norwegian, Royal Caribbean, and Carnival that are currently in port. All are overwhelmingly huge and seeing most of the attractions onboard would require at least a four-day cruise on each. I only have a …

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Royal Caribbean Begins Construction on Fifth Oasis Class Ship

  MIAMI, April 24, 2019 – The revolutionary Oasis Class will soon have a new sister, as today Royal Caribbean International celebrated the steel cutting of a fifth Oasis Class ship, scheduled to be delivered in 2021. The steel cutting, marking the official start of construction, took place at the Chantiers de l’Atlantique shipyard in Saint-Nazaire, France. The Oasis Class took the cruise industry by storm with the introduction of Oasis of the Seas a decade ago …

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Cruising on high-decibel Harmony, with turbulent waterslides and the Ultimate Abyss

  There comes a time when the current leader of “Who’s Got the Biggest Cruise Ship” does not mean much. A few yards of steel here, an extra deck plopped on top there, has little impact on the review of a new ship, as long as the added steel is well utilized. You will hear a lot during the next few months about the size of Royal Caribbean’s new Harmony of the Seas. Harmony is, at the …

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Tiffany & Co. introduces first boutique at sea aboard Royal Caribbean International

Tiffany & Co. today announced its first ever free-standing boutique at sea onboard Royal Caribbean International’s Oasis of the Seas. The store is located in the ship’s lush Central Park neighborhood and will offer a full selection of Tiffany jewelry, including engagement rings and the recently introduced Tiffany T and Atlas collections, as well as Swiss made CT60 watches. “We are delighted that Royal Caribbean guests will now have the opportunity to explore Tiffany’s legendary collections in …

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Anthem of the Seas’ Godmother is 27 year old British travel agent Emma Wilby

Royal Caribbean International announced that travel agent Emma Wilby, 27, from Sunderland, U.K., is the Godmother for the world’s newest and most advanced cruise ship Anthem of the Seas. Upholding a timeless maritime tradition, Ms. Wilby will officially christen Anthem of the Seas and perform a special song for more than 1,300 invited special guests and dignitaries at the ship’s inaugural ceremony in Southampton, U.K., on April 20, 2015. Designed to revolutionize the industry, Anthem of the …

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