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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Woman using the Flowrider surf simulator on-board Independence of the Seas Update 5th May 2019: Independence of the Seas will sail out of Southampton until the end of the Summer 2019 season. After this she will relocate to the Caribbean where she will remain for the foreseeable future. Cruisers looking to sail from the UK in 2020 onwards should instead look to book on-board Anthem of...

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