The results from our Children’s Characters survey are in. It looks like our readers have a wide range of opinions, with the majority either loving or hating the characters. 26% of readers find such characters, like Carnival’s giant Towel Elephant, (Pictured) to be fun for all. However, it seems the majority… [Continue Reading]
Celebrity Cruises announced that in Feb 2011, the Mercury will be leaving the Celebrity fleet to move to the Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. joint Venture with TUI. This announcement had been rumored in the “Blogosphere” for months now as, unlike its sister ship the Century, the Mercury did not receive an extensive make over… [Continue Reading]
Royal Caribbean’s brand Azamara has repositioned itself again in the cruise market as “Azamara Club Cruises”. Cruise industry followers may remember that when Celebrity and Royal Caribbean first acquired the previously Renaissance Cruise Line ships, they were to become small ships in the Celebrity fleet. Then at the last minute, they… [Continue Reading]
I found another interesting video on the internet. This Forbes.com Video features Royal Caribbean President and CEO Adam Goldstein talking about Royal Caribbean’s newest innovation in cruise ships, Oasis of the Seas.
Since its conception, the Oasis of the Seas has created a huge amount of buzz in the industry not only for… [Continue Reading]
For better or worse cruise lines are adapting and changing in order to appeal to a broader market segment. Even with all of these changes and the cruise companies’ marketing efforts to bring on new passengers, some “old school” myths still persist among non-cruisers that are keeping them from trying a cruise.
“Cruises are… [Continue Reading]