All posts tagged royal caribbean

What to Consider When Picking an Affordable Cruise

Much like shopping around for well-priced flights, picking an affordable cruise is an art. It requires proper technique to pull off successfully. Luckily, however, it's a skill that can be easily learned. But you should note that picking an affordable cruise requires more than just going to a cruise website and just sorting by price. Although that will help you find the cheapest options, you still need to consider your travel style, your goals, and what kind of cruise experience you really want. Someone who is great at finding affordable cruises will also be great at finding the right affordable cruise. Read more [...]

Slowly but Surely, the Cruise Industry Restart Continues

The cruise industry restart has been a bumpy process for years now. Things are finally starting to become more normal, however. As spring 2022 blooms into the most popular cruise season of the year, most cruise lines are doubling down on their efforts to restore their fleets to full activity. Right now may just be the highest level of business we have seen in the industry since the beginning of the pandemic. Needless to say, it's an exciting time! Read more [...]

The Cruise Lines with the Best Water Parks

Water parks are some of the most fun things about cruises. From huge pools to towering slides, anyone in the family can enjoy a solid water park. As cruise ships get bigger and bigger, water parks are getting bigger and better as well. They offer the chance to relax or enjoy a lot of excitement depending on your mood, and they are a great way to pass time while waiting to get to the next destination. But knowing how great they can be brings up an important question: which cruise line should you choose to experience the best water parks in the industry? Read more [...]

Bigger Isn’t Always Better for Cruise Ships

Bigger is better, right? That seems to be the current ethos of the cruise industry. Cruise lines are always competing to see who can have the largest ship possible. The most popular vessels of today are absolutely massive. The current record holder, Royal Caribbean's recently-completed Wonder of the Seas, clocks in at 236,857 tons. It has a maximum capacity of nearly 7000 passengers, and it boasts 18 total decks. The ship is almost 1200 feet long. Read more [...]

Three Great Memorial Day Cruise Itineraries

2022 is moving quickly. Although it might seem far off, Memorial Day really is just right around the corner. If you don't have plans already, why not consider going on a quick cruise vacation for Memorial Day? Pretty much every cruise line offers a great Memorial Day itinerary. Here's are some of our picks for the coolest 2022 Memorial Day cruises. Read more [...]

Cruise Lines Move to Cancel Russian Itineraries and Assist Ukraine

The Russian invasion of Ukraine is impacting the entire world right now. The cruise industry is even beginning to feel the effects. Multiple cruise lines have started to take actions that are a direct result of the conflict. Some of them have moved to cancel itineraries in Russia while others are trying to use their ships to offer more direct assistance to Ukrainian people. One thing is certain: the longer this conflict goes on for, the more cruise lines we are going to see making moves as a response to it. Read more [...]