(PRESS RELEASE)_Hamburg / Los Angeles, June 26, 2019 – Hamburg’s love for anything cruise and maritime events will culminate in the 7TH HAMBURG CRUISE DAYS, September 13-15, 2019, when the city’s port will set the stage for both the cruise industry and cruise fans. With a record number of twelve participating cruise liners, the Hamburg Cruise Days are the biggest public cruise festival in the world. On shore and off, spectators can partake in a diverse program that includes a parade of cruise liners, fireworks, harbor illuminations, culinary experiences, special promotions, ship presentations, music, and harbor cruises.
The ships are at the center of the Hamburg Cruise Days. Final line-up includes a record twelve cruise liners: the AIDAperla, AIDAsol, AIDAvita (AIDA Cruises), Amadea (Phoenix Reisen), Costa Mediterranea (Costa Cruises), EUROPA and EUROPA 2 (Hapag-Lloyd Cruises), Mein Schiff 4 (TUI Cruises), MSC Preziosa (MSC Cruises), World Explorer (nicko cruises) and the river cruisers Frederic Chopin (nicko cruises) and Sans Souci (Plantours).
Highlight – The Cruise Ship Parade
For the Grand Hamburg Cruise Days Parade five cruise liners will sail down the Elbe river, accompanied by escort boats and a lavish firework display. The parade will be led by AIDAperla, followed by EUROPA, MSC Preziosa, Mein Schiff 4 and World Explorer (this order may change).
Day and Night Event
During the Hamburg Cruise Days 2019, the city’s waterfront is being transformed into themed areas that bring the pleasure of cruise travel onto dry land – with maritime markets, cultural highlights, live music and dance, culinary specialties, recreation and sports, as well as fun and games for all. The Hamburg Cruise Days 2019 are the perfect opportunity to experience the fascinating world of cruise liners.
Hamburg Cruise Business Booming
Hamburg is expecting continued positive developments for the 2019 cruise season: After 2018’s record numbers of 220 port calls and 915,000 passengers, the city has upwardly adjusted its goals for the current year. Between 2015 and 2018, Hamburg’s cruise business has grown by about 76 percent.
All in all, 7 American Cruise Lines are calling port in Hamburg in 2019: Holland America Line with 1 ship (2 calls), Princess Cruises with 2 ships (2 calls), Oceania Cruises with 1 ship (2 calls), Norwegian Cruise Line with 1 ship (7 calls), Silversea Cruise with two ships (2 calls incl. Cruise Days), Azamara Club Cruises with 1 ship (1 call), Royal Caribbean International with 1 ship (1 call) and Cunard Line (British with many American guests) with 2 ships (7 calls, including Cruise Days).
In 2018, a total of 23,120 American cruise passengers started, disembarked or transferred through Hamburg.
The Hamburg Cruise Days are preceded by Seatrade Europe. For business insiders, the organizers of the Hamburg Cruise Days will this year also introduce the Business Deck (Sep 13), a new expert workshop format to foster industry dialogue.
Further details and the events calendar are available at www.hamburgcruisedays.com.
Hotel bookings and further information at www.hamburg-travel.com.
DORAL, FL._In May, Regent Seven Seas Cruises announced a new, plant-based menu that would be offered across its fleet of ships beginning in October. Last night, Pam and I were among a small group invited to get a sneak preview of both the new menu and the culinary experience guests can expect on their newest ship, Seven Seas Splendor, debuting next February.
As you might expect from the luxury cruise line leader known for "an unrivaled experience," the event was first rate in every way.
Related: The History of Cunard
(PRESS RELEASE)_VALENCIA, Calif., June 26, 2019 – In partnership with luxury cruise line, Cunard, the iconic RMS Queen Mary will unveil her new, permanent exhibition, ‘The Cunard Story,’ on July 5 in Long Beach, CA. The exhibition will showcase Cunard’s remarkable 179-year history, its relationship with The Queen Mary, its founder’s vision, the ships it inspired and continues to bring forward, and their influence on immigration, global maritime policies and technological innovation. ‘The Cunard Story’ will showcase the company’s legacy through artifacts, photographs and film, and will also feature an ‘immigration salon’ that allows visitors to digitally explore ancestry databases. Through the offerings, visitors can experience ancestor arrival dates and specific ships that carried them, allowing for a deeply personal experience.
The Queen Mary alone transported thousands of passengers during her Cunard service; and approximately one in five immigrants sailed to the U.S. on a Cunard ship at the height of the immigration period during the latter part of the 19th century and early 10th century.
The list of companies having enjoyed a century of success is short. Cunard, the revered maritime icon began its voyage to success 179 years ago in Halifax, Canada. For nearly two hundred years the company has forged a reputation for sea-going leadership, competence, vision and service to the world-at-large. Cunard ships have been legends in their own time; the best in their class - holding records of achievement for speed, comfort, engineering breakthroughs and more. Lusitania was a Cunarder. But, perhaps the line's most recognized ship was the original RMS Queen Mary. Indeed, the Queen Mary still reigns supreme; she is the only ship of her class and prominence to have survived eight decades on the public stage. Like the company responsible for her advanced technologies, uncompromising grace and head-turning style, the Queen Mary epitomizes Cunard's legacy of excellence.
“This partnership between Cunard and the Queen Mary has allowed two icons of maritime pioneering to curate an immersive experience that illustrates their remarkable history, offering guests a deeper understanding of the impactful setting and creation of the Queen Mary within the Cunard legacy” said Chris Wilmoth, Director of Marketing, The Queen Mary.
Such are the histories of Cunard and Queen Mary - together they influenced culture, economies, strategic alliances, gave hope and security to the oppressed and set the ultimate standards for elegance, romance and the allure of ocean voyaging at its zenith. Their partnership is thoughtfully presented as the Queen Mary dedicates the 'Cunard Story' - the dramatic story of a great company and its remarkable ships.
“I encourage people to come visit the Queen Mary in Long Beach to experience the ‘Cunard Story,’ said Josh Leibowitz, Senior Vice President, Cunard, North America. “The exhibit beautifully presents Cunard in its historical sense and does equal justice to our modern luxury fleet and today’s Cunard experience. We are proud of our legacy, and thrilled to have partnered with The Queen Mary to bring this exhibition to life,” Leibowitz added.
Soon celebrating her 85th Jubilee Year the Queen Mary represents all that Cunard stands for. Retired from service in the 1960s, the ship remains known world-wide and attracts over 1.5 million visitors each year.
(PRESS RELEASE)_MIAMI – June 25, 2019 – For a third year running, Celebrity Cruises is celebrating Pride Month across the brand’s growing global fleet by hosting its third annual Pride Party at Sea with Olympic medalist Adam Rippon reprising his role as Grand Marshal for the festivities.
Celebrity’s 30 Days of Pride have been ongoing since the first of the month, with a variety of multi-generational LGBTQ+-focused programming happening each day of the week across the fleet. All of this led up to the Pride Party at Sea extravaganza, which took place on 10 ships across the brand’s fleet, including Celebrity’s newest ship, Celebrity Edge. Together, Officers, staff and guests around the world have been participating in signature Pride programming such as The Largest Kiki At Sea, Silent Disco Pride, and Pride Art Hour.
“We are passionate about promoting diversity and inclusion year-round, but Pride Month provides a special opportunity not only to promote Pride, but also to celebrate the LGBTQ+ community and honor all they’ve fought for and accomplished,” said Lisa Lutoff-Perlo, President and CEO, Celebrity Cruises.
Rippon, who is currently sailing onboard Celebrity Edge for the celebration, which took place last night in Ibiza, Spain, said: “I’m so incredibly honored and excited to be back again celebrating Pride Month with Celebrity Cruises as Grand Marshal for the third annual Pride Party at Sea! I love having the opportunity to partner with brands who genuinely care for and joyfully celebrate the LGBTQ+ community.”
The party took place in tandem across the award-winning Celebrity fleet, with each ship “handing off the party baton” to the next to keep the festivities running across hemispheres and time zones. In the end, the party traveled more than 10,000 miles to ten ships around the world.
Thousands of guests have attended the event – which the brand planned as a show of solidarity with and an effort to celebrate the LGBTQ+ community – since its inception in 2017.
To learn more about Celebrity’s commitment to diversity and inclusion and support of the LGBTQ+ community, visit www.celebritycruises.com/specialty-cruises/lgbt-gay-cruise-vacations.
(PRESS RELEASE)_BALTRA ISLAND, ECUADOR – June 24, 2019 – In a game-changing moment two years in the making, Celebrity Cruises officially launched the revolutionary new Celebrity Flora, a 100-guest, all-suites mega yacht that’s poised to connect travelers to the Galapagos Islands like never before. The ship was welcomed to the brand’s award-winning fleet with a sustainability-focused ceremony where executives, valued travel advisers and journalists joined the ship’s Godmother, environmental advocate and former World Wildlife Fund International President Yolanda Kakabadse, in blessing the ship. In another first, a partnership was announced with EarthEcho International, a nonprofit organization founded by Philippe Cousteau. Jr., to inspire young people to act now for a sustainable future.
The naming ceremony brought together distinguished guests, employees and crew members to commemorate the debut of Celebrity Flora, the first ship of its kind designed specifically for the Galapagos Islands.
“Every once in a while, a unique ship comes along in the industry and changes things, and Celebrity Flora is that ship,” said Richard D. Fain, Chairman and CEO, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. “The Galapagos is a truly unique destination and deserved a ship with sustainability at its core. Today was an incredibly special day, with a very special Godmother.”
(PRESS RELEASE)_PLANTATION, FL — June 26, 2019 — Virgin Voyages, the new lifestyle brand that is shaking up the travel industry, announced today that Atlantis Events has chartered Scarlet Lady, the company’s first ship, for a LGBTQ+ voyage during her inaugural season next year. To celebrate the news and the company’s longstanding commitment to diversity and inclusion, Sir Richard Branson will be roaming around New York City this Saturday on a Virgin Voyages Pride bus.
Atlantis Events has a 28 year history of creating unique vacation experiences for the LGBTQ+ community. This exclusive Atlantis voyage will feature a custom seven-night sailing departing from Miami on May 31, 2020 with visits to Key West, Florida; Cozumel/Playa Del Carmen and Costa Maya, Mexico as well as Bimini, Bahamas, home of The Beach Club, a private club for Sailors while Scarlet Lady is on-island.
“Since 1991, Atlantis has brought our community to some of the world’s most desirable destinations, creating a uniquely welcoming and playful environment on board cutting edge ships. Over 350,000 guests from around the globe have discovered the joys of being themselves with great friends and awesome experiences,” said Rich Campbell, president and CEO of Atlantis Events. “Virgin’s long history of celebrating diversity and inclusion combined with Virgin Voyages’ innovative one-of-a-kind Rebellious Luxe experience make them an absolutely perfect choice for Atlantis. We can’t wait to join forces to thrill our guests in ways they never imagined!”
Virgin Voyages will showcase their pride in New York City on Saturday, June 29 by taking a spin around the city in a double-decker Virgin Voyages Pride bus. Sea Queens and Sailors can jump on board the disco bus and paint the city red, purple and rainbow with Sir Richard Branson, Rich Campbell and some very special friends including world-famous drag performer Ginger Minj, star of “International Waters,” an edutainment series created by Virgin Voyages to help educate its First Mates, the company’s term for travel advisors who sell the brand.
The tour will kick off on Saturday, June 29. The vibrant bus will feature live acts and drag shows. The bus will make stops with Sir Richard Branson and his fabulous friends at the hottest LGBTQ+ spots and bars across Chelsea. Stunned bus on-lookers will be able to interact with performers, jump inside the bus for an epic photo, get “Pride-ified” by the Sea Queens and finally dance away with some free limited edition Virgin Voyages Pride merchandise. First stop will be Boxers (37 West 20th St. New York, NY 10011) at 3 pm, from there, anything goes. Fans can follow the fun on Virgin Voyages’ Instagram stories (@VirginVoyages) to find out where the bus will be headed throughout the day.
The Pride celebration is just one of the many ways Virgin Voyages champions diversity and inclusion as part of its company DNA.
“We thrive on the incredible energy a diverse culture creates, and Virgin Voyages always has been, and always will be, an ally of diversity and inclusion – of all people,” said Chris Stubbs, senior director of sailor experience, and also the leader of LGBTQ+ advocacy for Virgin Voyages. “We invite individuals from around the world to come together and unite on board our Lady Ships to have an incredible holiday, fueled by the diversity of our Sailors and crew, in addition to the amazing cultures we sail to. Virgin Voyages welcomes everyone to come as they are and to be their best selves - with diverse hopes, experiences and backgrounds.”
Reservations for Atlantis Events’ exclusive sailing aboard Scarlet Lady will go on sale in early July at AtlantisEvents.com. Future Sailors and First Mates are invited to check out Virgin Voyages by visiting www.virginvoyages.com.
(PRESS RELEASE)_MIAMI- June 19, 2019 – Virgin Voyages is upping the game for its top suites aboard the highly anticipated Scarlet Lady, with new offerings to ensure that Mega RockStars won’t have to worry about a thing during their voyage.
In celebration of the expanded offerings, the brand has today released exclusive video content of the suites, which features Virgin Group founder, Sir Richard Branson, and legendary British pop star, Geri Horner, of the hugely successful girl group, the Spice Girls.
The video documents Horner test driving the Virgin Voyages ‘Gorgeous Suite,’ one of the ship’s most glamorous cabins, as a favor to her longtime friend, Branson. Following Horner’s journey through the suite, the footage chronicles her full RockStar experience, as she’s seen spinning records, reading Branson’s book, rocking out with a guitar, indulging in champagne and partying the night away in true Rebellious Luxe fashion.
Commenting on her involvement, Horner said: “Virgin Voyages’ RockStar Suites are the perfect blend of luxury, glamour and a little bit of rock and roll opulence - exactly the way I like to enjoy my holidays. After thorough testing, I think it’s safe to say these suites are rockstar-worthy and ready for Scarlet Lady’s debut next year. Everyone deserves to feel like a rockstar at some point in their lives… You’re in for a real treat!”
Sir Richard Branson added: “I just love the idea of RockStar Suites. They celebrate Virgin’s musical heritage and how I got my start in the music industry. Geri and the Spice Girls were a wonderful part of that so I can’t imagine anyone better suited to give our RockStar Suites a whirl. Geri certainly looked like she had a great time! I’m very excited for our sailors on Scarlet Lady to feel like rockstars too.”
Expanded Mega RockStar Offering
With only 78 RockStar Suites designed by Tom Dixon’s Design Research Studio aboard the Scarlet Lady, among them are 15 Mega RockStar Suites, aptly named the Massive Suites, Fab Suites, Posh Suites and Gorgeous Suites. Mega RockStar Suites offer the ultimate VIP experience for anyone looking to live their best life at sea.
As announced today, to ensure that Mega RockStars always look red-carpet-ready, Virgin Voyages will now have a dedicated hair and makeup crew available for them upon request.
Mega RockStar Suite Sailors will now be able to indulge in beverages to their heart’s content thanks to all-inclusive access to premium drinks in all bars and eateries onboard, plus a free personalized bottomless in-room bar.
Should they seek time to unwind, Mega RockStar Suite Sailors can head to Redemption Spa’s Thermal Suite, the ship’s mermaid and merman hideaway complete with a hydrotherapy pool, mud room, salt room, cold plunge pools, quartz beds-- where they will now receive complimentary access throughout their voyage.
What’s more, Mega RockStar Suite Sailors will receive complimentary laundry service, plus the option to curate bespoke activities in any port-of-call, tailored to fit individual needs and requirements. Be it foodie experiences or private tours of local landmarks, no ask is too big for the RockStar Agents. RockStar Agents will tend to their rockstar rider list, digging up whatever their heart may desire to make their voyage perfect-- all red gummy bears, an electric guitar and beyond.
The Mega RockStars Suites are primely located on deck 15 of the ship and feature a Peek-A-View outdoor shower. Designed by Tom Dixon’s leading design research studio and inspired by mega yachts and rock and roll style icons like Grace Jones, the Mega RockStar and RockStar Suites offer an unrivaled on board experience.
How All RockStars Will Sail
While all Sailors enjoy unlimited WiFi on board, as part of Virgin Voyages’ new expanded offerings all RockStar Suite Sailors will now enjoy upgraded premium WiFi with streaming.
The new offerings will complement the robust existing benefits of all RockStar Suite Sailors, which include:
RockStar Agent support from time from time of booking, to sail away and throughout the voyage
Backstage access at every corner, with early access to onboard entertainment, restaurants, Shore Things and more
-Luxe private transfers to and from the ship in Miami
-An exclusive express pathway to the ship during embarkation
-Access to Richard's Rooftop - RockStar Suite Sailor’s very own VIP private club, a secluded place for them to bask under the sun or have a drink under the stars
-Access to an exclusive VIP area at The Beach Club at Bimini
-A fully stocked in-room bar with the first round on the house
-Wardrobe team to help unpack and repack
-Complimentary pressing service
-Nightly express swimsuit drying service
-Premium linens and a plush European king bed
-Upgraded bath amenities for pampering
For more information on the Mega RockStar and RockStar Suite offerings, future Sailors and travel partners are invited to check out Virgin Voyages by visiting www.virginvoyages.com.
(PRESS RELEASE)_New Albany, IN, June 26, 2019 –Luxury riverboat operator American Queen Steamboat Company announces its lineup of outdoor adventure experiences for passengers on the American Empress. From ziplining, jet boating, hiking and more, thrill seekers are sure to discover an abundance of adventure in exciting ports of call during their journeys this summer.
As the largest, most elegant riverboat in the Pacific Northwest, the American Empress transports guests along the Columbia and Snake Rivers, providing an intimate way to explore the region’s spectacular climates and scenery. Featuring six-, seven- and nine-day voyages between Vancouver, WA and Clarkston, WA, ports of call include: Astoria, WA; Stevenson, WA; The Dalles, OR; and Richland, WA.
Please see below for a selection of 2019 adventure excursions on board the American Empress:
Zip Lining Adventure
Under the guidance of Highlife Adventures, a best-in-class zip lining experience, guests are invited to explore the lush forests and mountains of Oregon from the best vantage point – soaring above the treescape. This family-friendly activity features a course with eight total lines. All ages and skill levels are welcome and extreme adrenaline junkies can zip over lakes and even choose to drop into the water as they fly by.
Duration: 4 hours / Cost: $139 per person / Port: Astoria, OR
The Ultimate Pacific Northwest Experience
This full-day adventure immerses guests in the natural power and beauty of America’s Northwest. Beginning with a trip to Oregon’s tallest waterfall, Multnomah Falls,* guests can take in the water’s rush as it plummets over 600-feet to meet the Columbia River. After, guests will head to the Bonneville Lock and Dam for a tour before journeying through fertile valleys that wrap around the rocky peaks of Mt. Hood on the “Fruit Loop,” a 35-mile scenic route filled with local orchards, vineyards and fruit stands. Following an all-American local lunch in Parkdale Grange, the day will conclude at the Timberline Lodge where guests will receive a tour of the historic hotel.
Duration: 8 hours, 30 minutes / Cost: $149 per person / Port: Stevenson, WA
*Guests looking for a shorter excursion, can select to explore only the Multnomah Falls and Vista House, including the Old Scenic Highway, which is a three-hour, 30-minute experience for $69 per person.
Catch of the Day: Fishing on the Columbia River
Led by a professional fishing guide, the Catch of the Day excursion invites guests to climb aboard a specialized fishing boat and enjoy the scenic views surrounding the Columbia River on this up-close fishing experience. Focusing on freshwater fish native to the Northern United States, guests will have the chance to catch wild Salmon. If a qualified fish is caught, the guide will skillfully filet each one. After which, guests are welcome to bring their catch back to the American Empress, where the boat’s Executive Chef will expertly prepare it as their evening entrée. The ticket price includes an Oregon Fishing License, as well as all other necessary fishing equipment.
Duration: 5 hours / Cost: $249 / Port: The Dalles, OR
Vintage America with Optional Private Plane Ride Enhancement
The perfect experience for thrill-seeking aviation lovers, Vintage America features the Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum with an added twist – a private ride in a Cessna aircraft over Mt. Hood. The 45-minute private ride is guided by a fully qualified pilot and includes up close views of Mt. Hood, glimpses of Mt. Adams, Mt. Rainer and on a clear day, a peak at Mount St. Helens. This tour is operated with a two-passenger minimum and a three-person, per plane maximum.
Duration: 3 hours, 30 minutes / Cost: $299 / Port: The Dalles, OR
Hells Canyon Scenic Jet Boat Experience
Exclusive to the American Empress, the Hells Canyon Experience offers an unparalleled look at North America’s deepest gorge. Using U.S. Coast Guard approved jet boats, guests will be transported along the Snake River on an exhilarating ride into Hells Canyon. Snake River’s coastline is a sight to behold with breathtaking surrounding mountains featuring bighorn sheep, deer and other native wildlife. Each boat’s knowledgeable captain will share a detailed history and geology of this natural wonder of the world. As an extra bonus, guests will enjoy a stop at the Idaho Garden Creek Preserve, owned by the Nature Conservancy in Hells Canyon. Once a working cattle ranch, the Idaho Garden Creek Preserve is now a facility that welcomes visitors to explore and enjoy this section of the river.
Duration: 4 hours, 45 minutes / Cost: $149 per person / Port: Clarkston, WA
Adrenaline seekers looking to upgrade can choose to bundle their excursions with the American Empress Adventure Pass, which includes: Zip Lining Adventure, Vintage America with Optional Private Plane Ride Enhancement and the Hells Canyon Scenic Jet Boat Experience.
Duration: N/A Cost: $575 per person /Ports: Astoria, OR; The Dalles, OR; Clarkston, WA
American Queen Steamboat Company offers the most inclusive river cruise experiences in North America. Fares begin at $1,199 per person. All sailings include a one-night, pre-voyage hotel stay, hop-on hop-off shore excursions in all ports, wine and beer with dinner and a host of other amenities.
For additional information and reservations, please contact American Queen Steamboat Company at 888-749-5280, visit AmericanQueenSteamboatCompany.com or call a professional travel agent.
(PRESS RELEASE)_MIAMI (Jun. 21, 2019) – Regent Seven Seas Cruises®, the leading luxury ocean cruise line, this week celebrates the inaugural voyage of Seven Seas Navigator® following her two-week refurbishment in Brest, France. The first guests to experience her stunning improvements are currently sailing aboard an 11-night London to Dublin voyage. Notable enhancements to the intimate, 490-guest, all-suite ship include:
Guest favorite, Prime 7, a Contemporary American steakhouse, is completely reimagined with dramatic
new appeal. Dark imperial blue walls accented with gold, light leather chairs and rich wood finishes provide a refined and elegant backdrop for prime steaks and seafood. Large artwork, marble sculptures and intricately patterned floors were added to enhance the décor.
The welcoming Navigator Lounge was refreshed with new furnishings enabling more space for guests to sit and enjoy coffee during the day and cocktails around the piano in the afternoon and evenings.
Stars Lounge was completely reimagined with new carpet, new furniture and new wall coverings in light
dusty rose and champagne tones highlighted with gold. Marble tables glimmer under evening dance floor
lights where guests can enjoy cocktails and dancing before dinner or after the evening performance in the
Seven Seas Navigator was upgraded with new carpeting, modern wall coverings and sleek metal for a
distinctive contemporary design on the staircases and in the Atrium to welcome guests with a light, airy and modern feel. New Italian marble floors were installed on elevators, and carpeting and wall coverings were installed in all guest hallways. New artwork is featured in guest corridors.
The spa is now a relaxing haven of tranquility. The entrance features pebble-stone tiles that lead to an
inviting light wood spa desk where attentive staff will assist guests with the treatments of their choice.
Treatment rooms have been updated to provide soothing environments for a variety of services. The
relaxation area has been updated with light tones, making it a perfect retreat before or after a spa visit. The beauty salon has been enlarged, now featuring a dedicated pedicure and manicure area that has floor-toceiling ocean views. Stations for hair treatments and make-up round out the array of services available in the top deck spa.
Suite entrances are warm and inviting with dark wood doors and new signage. The in-suite closets now
feature more chests and drawers for additional storage space to benefit guests sailing on extended voyages.
New plush carpeting was added to all suites as well as fresh upholstery and the private balconies boast
refinished teak wood for a refined cruising experience.
Additional enhancements guests may not notice include a new infrared barbeque grill at the Pool Grill that
extracts and wisps away smoke, making for a more comfortable outdoor guest dining experience. New air
conditioning and water pipes were installed throughout the entire vessel.
Seven Seas Navigator’s refurbishment is her first since 2016, and with this latest drydock, she has been
completely refurbished from bow-to-stern over the past three years. Since 2016, Regent Seven Seas Cruises has invested more than $150 million refurbishing and modernizing its best-in-class fleet, so its four ships remain the leader in luxury cruising and offer guests an unrivaled experience.
“When guests step on board Seven Seas Navigator, they will find she continues to reflect Regent’s elegant
style and famous attention to detail that fashionably honors her heritage as a beloved, intimate luxury ship,” said Jason Montague, Regent Seven Seas Cruises president and chief executive officer. “Seven Seas Navigator now reflects the consistent look and feel of our fleet, but with special touches that make her distinctly unique.”
Here are new videos from Royal Caribbean on their private island getaway, Perfect Day at CocoCay:
The jaw-dropping Thrill Waterpark on Perfect Day at CocoCay is where the action begins for adrenaline seekers. Years of concepting and designing introduce an adventure like no other with one-of-a-kind experiences, including the tallest waterslide in North America, Daredevil’s Peak – one in an impressive lineup of 13 slides. With two daring towers offering the most slides in any waterpark in the Caribbean, poolside cabanas, the Caribbean’s largest wave pool and a kid-friendly obstacle course pool, guests of all ages can put their courage to the test on Royal Caribbean International’s newly transformed private island in The Bahamas.
On Royal Caribbean International’s newly opened private island destination, Perfect Day at CocoCay, an unrivaled combination of first-of-their-kind thrills and ways to chill make their debut. At the center of the destination’s $250 million transformation is an iconic helium balloon that vacationers can’t miss, Up, Up and Away. Guests of all ages will score the best and highest vantage point in The Bahamas, literally taking adventure to new heights – up to 450 feet to be exact. Securely tethered to the ground and manned by two trained pilots and a team of experts, go under the hood to see how this intricate system works.
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