Royal Caribbean's Radiance of the Seas is almost ready after undergoing a "revitalization" before she is deployed to Australia later this year. In the meantime, Royal Caribbean has released a number of quick video updates that detail the changes that she has undergone.
Summary of revitalisation – interviews with Richard Fain, Adam Goldstein and Lisa Bauer
Radiance of the Seas will be the next Royal Caribbean International ship to receive the Royal Advantage this June 2011. On Radiance, there will be more to taste, savor & share as an array of dining options arrive onboard. Other enhancements include a nursery, Diamond Lounge and outdoor movie screen.
The new Samba Grill
Royal Caribbean International's Radiance of the Seas cruise ship continues with her 22-day dry dock. Watch the installation of Radiance's new restaurant, Samba Grill - a sumptuous steakhouse experience with personality and flare.
Quill & Compass Pub
This video shows the Quill & Compass Pub start to come to life on Radiance of the Seas. Radiance is the first ship in Royal Caribbean International Radiance Class to receive this pub:
The Float Out
In this video, Radiance of the Seas is tested on the water for the first time since her dry dock:
There are 15 additional staterooms are being added to the Radiance of the Seas during her dry dock in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Watch this video for more information about the family suite to single guest staterooms that are being added:
Hull work from bow to stern
Radiance of the Seas is still moving forward with her dry dock process, watch this video to see Marine Operations do their work from the bow to the stern of the ship:
The azipods on Radiance of the Seas are being upgraded to improve fuel efficiency. Watch this Royal Caribbean video to learn more on the process with Radiance's Captain Claus Andersen:
This video highlights the crew performing a safety drill while Radiance of the Seas is in dry dock:
New Royal Babies and Tots Nursery
Radiance of the Seas is the 5th ship to introduce the Royal Babies & Tots Nursery to the Royal Caribbean International fleet. Watch this clip to see what once was an arcade come to life as a nursery.
Outdoor Poolside Cinema
Watch as workers install an outdoor, poolside movie screen on Radiance of the Seas during her 22-day dry dock. Guests will be able to enjoy watching major sporting events, concerts and family-oriented movies.
Izumi Specialty Restaurant
Watch the installation of Radiance's new restaurant, Izumi - a first to the Radiance Class. Guests can choose from popular sushi rolls, sashimi, our Hot Rock (Ishiyaki) Plates, sukiyaki and more.
Watch the installation of Rita's Cantina on Radiance of the Seas during her 22 day dry dock. This lively and casual restaurant features tasty traditional Mexican fare and a comprehensive selection of margaritas. Caters to families by day, and adults by night.
Final Dry Dock preparations
Radiance of the Seas 22 day dry dock is almost complete. Watch this video to see Captain Claus Andersen give a tour of all the final preparations before guests arrive for their cruise vacation on the revitalized Radiance of the Seas.