The cruise on the Voyager of the Seas, operated by Royal Caribbean International, was inundated with 1,300 workers from the Indian gutka company Kamla Pasand, who came onboard for a conference just before the boat left its Sydney dock last month. (newsweek.com)
A dream cruise for dozens of Australian families hijacked by more than 1000 men from an Indian tobacco company on a wild work bender has forced Royal Caribbean International to apologise to distraught passengers and issue mass refunds. (9news.com.au)
70000TONS OF METAL™, The Original, The World’s Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise, has announced the Public Sales date and the first 28 of 60 bands for their ninth voyage, sailing January 31 – February 4, 2019, from Miami / Fort Lauderdale to beautiful Labadee and back.
Dream Vacations, CruiseOne and Cruises Inc. report that their 2019 National Conference will take place onboard Royal Caribbean International’s Symphony of the Seas, setting sail from Miami October 19, 2019. (travelagentcentral.com)
Phenom of the Seas, Gallant of the Seas or Eon of the Seas? These are the latest cruise ship names to be registered by Royal Caribbean through the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). (cruisecritic.co.uk)
Not only was the project the largest ship modernization ever performed, the $120 million upgrade that Mariner of the Seas received at the Cadiz Navatia shipyard this past June was also the largest construction project carried out in Spain and the largest “hotel” in the country at the time of the dry dock.
SoundSeeker: Behind the Science of Creating a First of Its Kind AI-Powered Tool
A picture may be worth a thousand words, but what if it was possible to “hear” what it sounds like? In a move that will redefine the modern vacation album, Royal Caribbean International has designed and built a first-of-its-kind tool that transforms travelers’ most memorable photos into an original, shareable soundtrack with a video to match.
Royal Caribbean International announced that Crystal Campbell will take over as general manager of the company’s Hong Kong office. Prior to her new appointment, she was the head of Global Business Meeting, Incentive Travel (MICE) and charter sales at Royal Caribbean’s headquarters in Miami, USA. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
Royal Caribbean is launching a special travel agent giveaway to celebrate the 1,000 entry in its “Vicki’s Tips” series. The contest will see the cruise line give away $1,000 worth of prizes to participating travel agents. (travelagentcentral.com)
Royal Caribbean’s Ovation of the Seas made its maiden call to the Philippines, docking first at Subic Bay and then Manila the following day. It is the largest ever cruise ship to dock at any port in the Philippines, with a record number of 4,600 guests from around the world on a five-night cruse from Hong Kong. (aseancruising.com)
Royal Caribbean International’s (RCI) Enchantment of the Seas was welcomed back to Port Canaveral today (June 22) launching a new season of three and four-night cruises to the Bahamas from the Port. Port Canaveral was the homeport for the 2,950 passenger Enchantment until 2016.