March 25, 2019

Man who survived 20-foot fall from Royal Caribbean trampoline sues cruise line for $10M

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By Taylor Dolven From Miami Herald Casey Holladay, 25, bounced 10 times on Royal Caribbean’s Sky Pad trampoline aboard its Mariner of the Seas ship, somersaulting in midair as he reached about 20 feet. But on his 11th bounce, something went wrong. As he reached peak altitude, the stretchy yellow bands attached to his harness […]

6 new cruise ships being added to Royal Caribbean’s fleet

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By Ben Souza From Cruise Fever Royal Caribbean, known for their award winning cruise ships, currently has new six cruise ships that are either on order or are currently under construction. These six ships, (two Oasis class, two Quantum Ultra class, and two Icon class) will all go into service in the next five years […]

Cruise line Royal Caribbean have apologised for its treatment of a disabled passenger and is conducting a review into its booking procedures

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From Travel Weekly Cell biologist and Motor Neurone Disease (MND) sufferer Justin Yerbury took to Twitter on Sunday to slam Royal Carribean’s decision to deny him and his family a holiday because of his disability. Yerbury claims that while he provided information on his condition when booking the holiday to the South Pacific in November last […]

The Editor speaks: Mickey Mouse joins Cayman’s Cruise ship berthing facility

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Mickey Mouse has now joined Carnival and Royal Caribbean to provide all the financing for our proposed new cruise ship berthing facility. This was announced by our Premier last Thursday at the Chamber of Commerce Legislative Lunch when he said Disney was now part of the trio. When it was just the original two cruise […]

Royal Caribbean cruise ships wants to hire you to travel the world and discover new experiences

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By Abigail Malbon From Cosmopolitan Count me in Dream jobs don’t come much better than this: Royal Caribbean cruises is currently looking for an ‘apprentice’ who will travel the world and test extraordinary experiences. No catch. The company has opened applications for its ‘Shore Explorer’ role, which is giving one person the chance to test the […]

Record-breaking increase in tourism leads to controversy over airport and cruise progress

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From Cayman Luxury Property Group 2018 was a record-breaking year for tourism in the Cayman Islands. As the government takes action to allow for an even greater increase in visitors, concerns are being raised about pending plans for a cruise ship facility in George Town harbor and ongoing delays in airport renovations. Article Snapshot: 2018 was a record-breaking […]

Royal Caribbean bans man for life after he jumps from ship

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By Ann Smajstrla, Cox Media Group National Content Desk From AJC MIAMI —  Royal Caribbean has banned a group of men from traveling on the cruise line after one of them jumped off a ship and posted a video of the stunt to social media. Nick Naydev, 27, of of Vancouver, Washington, posted the video Friday on Instagram showing him […]

Royal Caribbean passengers reportedly kept on ship due to illness

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From Cruise Radio Nearly 170 people have been felled by a norovirus outbreak on Royal Caribbean’sOasis of the Seas. As a result, several passengers have reported that they were not allowed to disembark at one of the ship’s ports of call. “We Are Bringing Additional Medical Staff On Board” According to Florida Today, the outbreak began […]

Royal Caribbean’s 2019 changes

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Six big changes coming to Royal Caribbean in 2019 By: Matt Hochberg From Royal Caribbean Blog With 2019 right around the corner, a new year of Royal Caribbean cruising is nearly upon us.  With the new year comes new changes to Royal Caribbean, and we picked out six of the most noticeable changes that guests will […]

Royal Caribbean is found to be NOT responsible for the death of man, 22, who fell overboard after drinking ’30 drinks’ …

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…including SIX large martinis he mixed during his cruise cocktail-making class By Stephanie Haney from Daily Mail UK Nathaniel Skokan, 22, fell off the Independence of the Seas Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship on December 22 on the final day of a five-day cruise Evidence showed he had consumed at least 30 ounces of alcohol in 12 […]