Perfect Day at CocoCay entrance - Royal Caribbean You wouldn’t expect to come across North America’s tallest waterslide while sailing through the Bahamas. But there it is, on the horizon, a candy-coloured landmark standing proudly to attention and towering over the tiny castaway isle of CocoCay. View from the ship of Perfect Day at CocoCay This is Royal Caribbean International’s newly-developed island resort...

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Wellness at sea

Couple on balcony on P&O Cruises Whether it’s an indulgent spa treatment or a morning yoga class, wellness at sea is fast becoming a staple of cruising life. The trend is something we are seeing regularly across numerous industries, and it’s certainly showing no sign of slowing down. Looking at various walks of life, we are all guilty of packing lots...

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P&O Cruises - Britannia 2019 has been a fantastic year for cruise, with many cruise lines introducing more additions to their fleet; new destinations being added to itineraries and extraordinary features to enjoy on-board your ship. Let's take a look at which ships are your favourites so far for 2019! Most popular cruise ships for 2019 According to data...

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Britannia - P&O Cruises The UK is a cruising hub, with Southampton being the busiest cruise terminal and second largest container port in the UK. It's a great place to start and end your sailings, with 15 cruise ships calling it their homeport and a further 12 cruise lines regularly calling at the port. 1.5 million cruise enthusiasts depart...

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As cruise ships begin to cater to younger audiences, demand changes for what’s offered on-board. Forward-thinking and innovative new additions to your dining experience or embarkation process can make your cruise that much more enjoyable and, with the cruise industry booming as 30 million passengers are expected to set sail this year, it’s the best time to take technology to the high seas. Smartphones...

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We spoke with Royal Caribbean’s Director of Sales, Benjamin Bouldin, for some exclusive insight into what’s to come for the cruise line. Read on to find out more about new additions to the fleet and future plans for this extraordinary cruise line.   Firstly, tell us a little bit about Royal Caribbean. "At Royal Caribbean we aim to shake up perceptions when it comes...

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FlowRider - Royal Caribbean With the news that Independence of the Seas will no longer be sailing from the UK in 2020, it might have left you feeling a little confused and wondering which other ships to try in her place. There are plenty of alternative ships with similar characteristics of Independence of the Seas, including brand new for...

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Nightlife on-board Royal Caribbean Earlier this year, Royal Caribbean announced plans to redeploy newly refurbished Independence of the Seas to the Caribbean in 2020, rather than her prior planned UK season. Though it's a sad occasion for many of us who were looking forward to seeing one of the UK-favourites set sail from our home country, we're also here to...

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Norwegian Breakaway - The Whip slide Splashing around in a water park is one of the best ways to keep kids of all ages entertained during your cruise holiday, particularly on sea days. Cruise ship water parks are incredibly popular, so much so that almost every new family-focused cruise ship has one. With features such as swimming pools, splash areas, water...

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