Category: Interview / Video / TV
Thirty-six months, 4,700 shipbuilders and crew, and one common goal: to deliver the ultimate family adventure. Royal Caribbean International honored the instrumental project team of Symphony of the Seas during the highly anticipated delivery event at STX France shipyard in Saint-Nazaire, France. Michael Bayley, President and CEO of Royal Caribbean International, Richard Fain, Chairman and CEO of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., and Laurent Castaing, General Manager of STX France, led the traditional flag-changing ceremony, which symbolizes the ship’s official delivery from the ship builder to Royal Caribbean.
For the second time, Cunard flagship Queen Mary 2 will be featured on Vacation Creation with Tommy Davidson and Andrea Feczko, which airs on Saturday, February 17 on ABC stations in select markets around the country. Tommy Davidson, known for his role in “In Living Color,” hosts alongside travel expert and YouTube sensation Andrea Feczko.
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U by Uniworld has announced the details on the river cruise line’s “U Get The Rose” travel package that recreates moments from the episode of The Bachelor in France that aired on February 5. U by Uniworld’s ship, The B, served as the home for the remaining bachelorettes during that episode, marking the first time a cruise has ever been featured on the show. (travelagentcentral.com)
The first millennial-focused river cruise line, U by Uniworld, will appear on the ABC TV show “The Bachelor” in February. In the show, the women competing for the love of race car driver/real estate broker/rejected Bachelorette contender Ari Luyendyk Jr. will live on one of the line’s completely refurbished ships, The B. (cruisecritic.com)
In an effort to continue expanding awareness of and demand for cruise vacations, Carnival Corporation & plc today announced that one of its popular Ocean Originals TV programs, “The Voyager with Josh Garcia,” will air on Telemundo, the second largest provider of Spanish-language content worldwide.
Viking today welcomed its fourth and newest ocean ship, Viking Sun® to Los Angeles, also the home of the company’s U.S. headquarters. The ship is currently sailing Viking’s sold-out 141-day World Cruise from Miami to London, and Los Angeles is Viking’s first U.S. West Coast port of call in the company’s 20-year history.
Adventure World advises that Tall Ship sailing specialist Star Clippers will be featured in the all-new season of “Mighty Cruise Ships”. The Royal Clipper will air this evening [03/01/18] at 7:30pm on Channel 7. (etbtravelnews.global)
“In three years we will double our capacity and in 10 years we will triple it,” said Pierfrancesco Vago, executive chairman of MSC Cruises. MSC will be among the biggest single brands come 2028, with two new ships having entered its fleet in 2017, and at least 10 more to come over the next decade. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
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Carnival Corporation & plc today announced it is partnering with Univision Communications Inc. (UCI) – the leading media company serving Hispanic America – to develop the first O·C·E·A·N primetime series. The show will air on Sundays at 8 p.m. ET/PT / 7 p.m. CT beginning January 7 on the Univision Network.
Hands down the best way to see Alaska is on a cruise. Travelers can experience the awe of the Inside Passage, with its jaw-dropping scenery and diverse wildlife as well as land based thrills on a variety of curated cruisetours. Royal Caribbean is taking Alaska cruises to the next level by offering some of their best ships, including Radiance of the Seas and Ovation of the Seas.