Grandeur Of The Seas Returns To Baltimore

Royal Caribbean International’s Grandeur of the Seas returned to the Port of Baltimore after being sidelined for 6 weeks of repairs after a fire in its mooring section earlier this year. In a symbolic commitment, the ship flew the historic Star-Spangled Banner as she passed Fort McHenry, as well as the U.S. Navy’s flag with the … Continue reading

Independence Of The Seas To Undergo Enhancement

Cruise giant Royal Caribbean International has announced details for the upcoming revitalization of its 3,634-passenger Independence of the Seas in April 2013. The Southampton-based ship will receive a general refurbishment and new dining, entertainment and recreational enhancements as part of a major fleetwide upgrade programme.   Guests will soon be able to enjoy new dining options … Continue reading

Royal Caribbean Unveils 2012 European Deployment

Cruise giant Royal Caribbean International unveiled its 2012 Europe cruise deployment earlier this week, becoming the latest cruise line to raise capacity in the fast growing region. In total, the line will have 12 vessels sailing European waters on itineraries ranging from 3 to 16 nights, calling at 101 ports in 34 countries, including maiden visits to Arhus, Kenes and Klaksvik. … Continue reading

Royal Caribbean To Base Ship In Palma de Mallorca

Cruise operator Royal Caribbean International has announced it will base a ship in its fleet at the Spanish destination of Palma de Mallorca. From summer 2011, the 74,000-GRT Grandeur of the Seas will be dedicated to the UK and Irish cruise market, joining the Independence of the Seas which from spring this year will sail year-round from Southampton. … Continue reading