Independence of the Seas entered service with Royal Caribbean in April 2008. Her initial sailings where from Southampton and we actually sailed on her 3rd ever cruise. Previously we have sailed to both the Canaries and the Mediterranean on board Independence. The ship was the 3rd and last Freedom Class ship. On launch it was the biggest cruise ship in world and held the … [Read more...] about Independence of the Seas a Great Family Ship
Are P&O family friendly ? I mean are they REALLY family friendly? Like many cruise lines they advertise they are family friendly but how interested are they really in this market? It seems a strange question after all they have launched the family friendly Britannia and have several other ships they advertise as being family friendly. In addition they have just announced … [Read more...] about Are P&O Family Friendly ?
Have you ever been in a Grand Suite? If you have your lucky....perhaps you were visited by the Free Upgrade Fairy? Unfortunately I haven't.....perhaps I will someday! However; intrigued to see how the upper classes travel when a family member recently booked a short cruise on Independence of the Seas I asked for some footage. Unfortunately they forgot to record the … [Read more...] about Independence of the Seas Grand Suite Review
Royal Caribbean first introduced an escape room game on Anthem of the Seas. Harmony of the Seas is the first ship to have a dedicated room for this. Escape the Rubicon can be found by entrance to Adventure Ocean on Deck 14. The game has been created by a company called Puzzle Break. You will be met at the entrance to the game by your guide who will explain the rules. … [Read more...] about Escape the Rubicon Harmony of the Seas
Many Cruise Lines have invested millions in their onboard art collections. Harmony of the Seas is no different with a massive Art Collection onboard worth an apparent $6.5 million. Royal Caribbean claim the are more pictures on the walls than the Louvre has paintings. In total the are over 3000 works onboard Harmony of the Seas. The Art Collection was inspired by the theme … [Read more...] about Art Collection Onboard Harmony of the Seas