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Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver visits Royal Caribbean cruise ship

08 Oct 2019

Jamie Oliver visited Royal Caribbean's Navigator of the Seas in Miami on Monday for a stopover at one of his namesake restaurants onboard.

Photo by Linken D'Souza

Navigator of the Seas is home to one of Oliver's restaurant at sea, Jamie's Italian.  The specialty restaurant's menu is based on tasty, simple Italian food, made from fresh ingredients with a casual dining experience, designed to be welcoming to everyone. 

Since the launch of Quantum of the Seas in 2014, Royal Caribbean has offered guests the opportunity to dine at  Jamie's Italian specialty restaurant on many of its ships.

Video: Royal Caribbean Adventurist Shay Mitchell shares Caribbean cruise fun

13 Nov 2017

Actress and avid traveler Shay Mitchell is Royal Caribbean's "Adventurist," and recently shared a number of video shorts that show off the kind of fun to be had on a Royal Caribbean cruise.

Having experiences Oasis of the Seas, Mitchell is featured in three new videos all about the kind of fun experiences onboard and onshore.

Known for her role in the TV drama, "Pretty Little Liars," Shay has made a name for herself visiting some incredible destinations around the world, from hot-air ballooning over Morocco to skydiving in Dubai.

Royal Caribbean names Shay Mitchell its cruise line Adventurist

18 Aug 2017

Royal Caribbean has announced it is teaming up with actress and traveler Shay Mitchell to be the cruise line's Adventurist, which is an adventure adviser and storyteller for the world’s most adventurous cruise line.

Known for her role in the TV drama, "Pretty Little Liars," Shay has made a name for herself visiting some incredible destinations around the world, from hot-air ballooning over Morocco to skydiving in Dubai.  In addition to embarkarking on trips with the cruise line and sharing her experiences as they happen, Shay will collaborate with Royal Caribbean experts to develop a series of destination experiences for the ultimate Caribbean cruise, to be revealed this fall.

Shay will personally set sail on board one of Royal Caribbean’s ships this month to begin shaping the new, Shay-recommended adventures.

“I’ve always had a love for travel, and am fortunate to have been able to explore some of the most amazing places around the world, learning quickly that the journey is as important as the destination,” said Shay. “I’m thrilled to take what I have learned from my own travels and dive in with Royal Caribbean to develop the ultimate Caribbean adventure for travelers like me, who are always seeking something new and craving deeper connections to the destinations they visit.”

You can follow Shay's adventure with Royal Caribbean this year on her Instagram, Snapchat (@officialshaym), Facebook and YouTube channel, and by following the hashtags #ComeSeek and #Shaycation.

Real Housewives of New York star Dorinda Medley spotted onboard Royal Caribbean cruise

01 May 2016

Attention reality television fans, one of your favorites is enjoying a Royal Caribbean cruise vacation.

Real Housewives of New York star, Dorinda Medley, is onboad Royal Caribbean's Anthem of the Seas with longtime love John Mahdessian.

The couple is enjoying a Caribbean getaway, and has been spotted taking in panoramic views from 300 feet above sea level in Anthem’s iconic North Star; riding bumper cars in SeaPlex, the largest indoor active space at sea; lounging poolside in the ship’s adults-only Solarium; and previewing the new Royal Suite Class, launching May 2016.

Photos of "Dancing with the Stars" cast on Royal Caribbean's Anthem of the Seas cruise ship

09 Nov 2015

“Dancing with the Stars” couples Carlos PenaVega & Witney Carson and Alek Skarlatos & Lindsay Arnold were recently onboard a 2-night sailing of Royal Caribbean's brand new ship, Anthem of the Seas.

Anthem of the Seas recently arrived in the New York City area to begin offering cruises year-round to destinations in the Caribbean, Bermuda and Canada/New England.

The couples were onboard to learn a dance from “We Will Rock You,” for the Nov. 9 episode of DWTS, airing 8/7 Central on ABC.

The celebrities were spotted taking a ride in the North Star, skydiving at RipCord by iFly, riding bumper cars in SeaPlex and catching a wave on the FlowRider surf simulator.

Reality star kicked off Royal Caribbean's Freedom of the Seas after allegedly getting in a fight

19 Sep 2015

It is being reported that reality television star Judith Jackson was kicked off Royal Caribbean's Freedom of the Seas after "getting into an altercation" with her travel companion.

Judi Jai was on Season 7 of the "Bad Girls Club" and its spinoffs.

The Chicago Tribune reports "Judi Jai" met with Royal Caribbean cruise officials, where the company, "explained that her behavior was in violation of our guest conduct policy, which states 'inappropriate or abusive behavior, including violence, is strictly prohibited.'"

Judi Jai was asked to leave the ship at the ship's next port of call, which was Falmouth, Jamaica.

Tip of the hat to Travel Pulse for finding this story.

Celebrity sighting: Rapper Rev Run cruises on Explorer of the Seas

26 Aug 2013

Rap music pioneer "Rev Run" from the group Run D.M.C. and his family are on Royal Caribbean's Explorer of the Seas as part of a Bermuda cruise.

Rev Run and his family, who includes his aspiring rapper son Diggy Simmons, took the Dolphin Quest shore excursion in Bermuda and swam with the dolphins over the weekend.

Christine Mihelcic of Dolphin Quest said it was an honour to have the Simmons family at the facility, and they were a kind and loving family.

Rev Run — aka Joseph Ward Simmons — is one of the founding members of the hip hop group Run D.M.C, and also appeared on an MTV reality entitled “Run’s House” along with his family.

Foxy Brown kicked off Royal Caribbean cruise because of nail incident

29 Mar 2011

Celebrity gossip site TMZ is reporting Foxy Brown was kicked off a Royal Caribbean cruise after she became irate over missing an onboard manicure appointment.

According to guests on the ship, Brown made the appointment a day after the cruise departed and then showed up three hours late to the nail appointment.  After creating an incident, security held her until the next stop was made by the ship and was promptly kicked off the ship in the Cayman Islands.

Foxy Brown had performed on the ship the night before and was flown home after being escorted off the ship. Royal Caribbean has no comment on the incident.

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