Royal Caribbean Announces Name of Fifth Oasis Class Ship

Royal Caribbean Announces Name of Fifth Oasis Class Ship

Royal Caribbean’s fifth Oasis Class cruise ship had her keel laid today at the Chantiers de l’Atlantique shipyard in Saint-Nazaire, France. The new ship will carry the name Wonder of the Seas when she sets sail in 2021. Also announced is the homeport for the new ship. Upon completion, she will head to her homeport…

Explorer of the Seas Next Ship For $110 Million Amplification

Explorer of the Seas Next Ship For $110 Million Amplification

Royal Caribbean’s Explorer of the Seas is the next ship that will undergo their Amplification program – with a $110 Million dollar drydock due in early 2020. New features include The Perfect Storm racer waterslides, Giovanni’s Italian Kitchen, a fresh twist on a guest-favourite; a redesigned, resort-style poolscape with signature poolside bar The Lime & Coconut; and transformed kids and teens…

Odyssey of the Seas to Sail from Fort Lauderdale in 2020

Odyssey of the Seas to Sail from Fort Lauderdale in 2020

Royal Caribbean’s first Quantum Ultra Class ship will debut in Fort Lauderdale, Florida during Fall 2020 and stay until Summer of 2021, where she will continue her inaugural season in Europe. Odyssey of the Seas – the cruise line’s 27th cruise ship and first of the Quantum Ultra Class began construction in February this year…

Royal Caribbean cancels three Oasis of the Seas sailings

Royal Caribbean cancels three Oasis of the Seas sailings

Royal Caribbean has announced that they are cancelling the next three sailings of Oasis of the Seas. This follows the news of a crane collapsing onto the ship yesterday during her first day in drydock. Guests that were booked on the following sail dates: April 7th, 14th and 21st will receive full refunds and an…

Crane falls on Oasis of the Seas during drydock

Crane falls on Oasis of the Seas during drydock

A crane has fallen onto Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas this afternoon on her first day of drydock in the Bahamas. Update: 8 confirmed injuries. None life-threatening. The cruise ship dry-docked in Freeport this morning and footage showed the dock emptying earlier. The ship is in for general repairs for one of its azipods. Oasis…

How a cruise ship docks in a narrow port

How a cruise ship docks in a narrow port

Oasis of the Seas docks in St. Thomas Watch as Captain Per Kristoffersen navigates into the tiny port of St. Thomas in the Caribbean with the world’s fourth-largest cruise ship, Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas! For more videos like this, head on over to our YouTube channel! [xyz-ihs snippet=”bc-inarticle”]

Spectrum of the Seas preview!

Spectrum of the Seas preview!

First Quantum-Ultra-class ship will head to Asia Royal Caribbean’s latest ship under construction, Spectrum of the Seas will be the most expensive cruise ship based in Asia when she arrives in June 2019. Today, Royal Caribbean released a host of new photos showing what the new Quantum-Ultra-class ship will look like. The ship will boast the…

Mariner of the Seas under refurbishment

Mariner of the Seas under refurbishment

Royal Caribbean’s Mariner of the Seas gets an upgrade! Mariner of the Seas is currently receiving a $120-million dollar refurbishment in Cadiz, Spain. The ship currently has over 1,940 contractors from 54 different nations working on the ship (alongside the existing 1,400 crew!) around the clock and will bring over 1,100 shipping containers worth of…