It is Sunday and perhaps it is starting warm up, weather-wise, where you are living. The Royal Caribbean news this week heated up, and we have it all summarized for you here, in case you missed any of it.
Royal Caribbean's 24th ship, Ovation of the Seas, formally joined the fleet this week and started sailing from Southampton, England.
Ovation's arrival in Southampton coincided with even more Ovation of the Seas news, as Royal Caribbean revealed who her Godmother would be, as well as the larger-than-life art that would be added onboard.
Royal Caribbean News
- There is a new target date for Tidal Wave water slide to open on Liberty of the Seas.
- Royal Caribbean released 2017-2018 Seasonal and Year-Round itineraries to Caribbean and Canada.
- Video: Ovation of the Seas officially joins the fleet.
- Video: Timelapse of Ovation of the Seas arriving in Southampton.
- A look at Ovation of the Seas' 11,000 piece art collection.
- How to buy unlimited drink packages.
- Our primer for Disney Cruise Line fans looking to try Royal Caribbean.
- A guide to the cabanas for rent at Nellie's Beach in Labadee.
Royal Caribbean Blog Podcast
In this episode, Michael Poole discusses his recent back to back cruise on Brilliance of the Seas and talks about the virtues of taking two Royal Caribbean cruises in a row, as well as what his experience on Brilliance was like.
99 Days of Harmony
To celebrate the countdown until Royal Caribbean's Harmony of the Seas debuts, we kicked off a brand new blog series, 99 Days of Harmony, that looks at what makes this new ship so amazing.
Each day we are posting a new blog post all about Harmony of the Seas, so here's what you might have missed this week.
Royal Caribbean Around the Internet
Royal Caribbean shares some advice for finding the best airfare rates.
Royal Caribbean Ltd shows what it takes to keep the water clean on its ships.
Cruise Miss is giving Ovation of the Seas a standing ovation.
Makr Shakr's Bionic Bar has new names and is on Ovation of the Seas.
Captain Greybeard has a look at why Ovation of the Seas is such a knock-out.