Onboard experience news, features and events

Trimline refits Calais Seaways at Damen shipyard

Trimline refits Calais Seaways at Damen shipyard
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Multi-million pound renovation was completed eight days ahead of schedule

Silversea reveals plans for Silver Cloud interiors

Silversea reveals plans for Silver Cloud interiors
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, March 27, 2017

Ship to undergo a multi-million dollar refit this summer so she can sail in polar waters

Global Eagle Entertainment develops new Airtime Portal for cruise ships

Global Eagle Entertainment develops new Airtime Portal for cruise ships
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Portal delivers wi-fi, instant messaging, social media, live TV, movies and more to passengers’ devices

Almaco to build catering areas onboard Saga Cruises newbuild

Almaco to build catering areas onboard Saga Cruises newbuild
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Line's first purpose-built ship will be built by Meyer Werft and delivered in summer 2019

Pacific Dawn returns to sea with new waterslides and The Pantry

Pacific Dawn returns to sea with new waterslides and The Pantry
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

P&O Cruises' Australia-based ship finishes interior refit at Sembawang

Global Eagle to provide wi-fi and entertainment on Norwegian ships

Global Eagle to provide wi-fi and entertainment on Norwegian ships
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, March 17, 2017

Passengers on line's 14 ships to benefit from tiered wi-fi, text and video plans

Grand Bahama to refit Caribbean Princess this March

Grand Bahama to refit Caribbean Princess this March
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, March 17, 2017

Renovated ship to have interconnecting staterooms, Ocean Medallion, and areas for young guests

Cunard Line to renovate Queen Victoria this May

Cunard Line to renovate Queen Victoria this May
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Ship will be fitted with a restaurant, suites and the line's new Chart Room concept

ALMACO to build provision stores on AIDA Cruises’ LNG newbuilds

ALMACO to build provision stores on AIDA Cruises’ LNG newbuilds
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Company will also deliver Fast Thawing Chambers to enable AIDA to thaw 6,750 kg of food per day

Celebrity Edge to feature Magic Carpet and Infinite Verandas

Celebrity Edge to feature Magic Carpet and Infinite Verandas
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Celebrity's first newbuild in more than 10 years will offer various luxury interiors and venues

Bolidt to provide decking systems for all six Viking Ocean Cruises ships

Bolidt to provide decking systems for all six Viking Ocean Cruises ships
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, March 10, 2017

Firm has already worked on three vessels and will install the same flooring on three more by 2019

Norwegian debuts new physical adventure game on four ships

Norwegian debuts new physical adventure game on four ships
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, March 9, 2017

New Escape The Big Top game tests guests' critical thinking skills against the clock

Bolidt launches cruise industry's first glow-in-the-dark decking

Bolidt launches cruise industry's first glow-in-the-dark decking
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, March 6, 2017

Bolideck Glow can harvest and store solar energy during the day to provide lighting at night

Norwegian Pearl undergoes extensive interior renovation

Norwegian Pearl undergoes extensive interior renovation
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Ship's staterooms and public areas upgraded as part of The Norwegian Edge enhancement programme

Sembawang starts interior refit onboard Dawn Princess

Sembawang starts interior refit onboard Dawn Princess
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, February 24, 2017

P&O Cruises' ship will be upgraded with new restaurants and a top deck water park

New dining venues and bars added to Carnival Sensation

New dining venues and bars added to Carnival Sensation
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, February 24, 2017

Carnival ship underwent multi-million dollar refurbishment in The Bahamas

Wade Cleophas wins Bacardi Legacy Cruise Bartender of the Year

Wade Cleophas wins Bacardi Legacy Cruise Bartender of the Year
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, February 17, 2017

Norwegian Cruise Line bartender will represent cruise industry at global final this May

Carnival Dream resumes service with new dining venues

Carnival Dream resumes service with new dining venues
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Carnival ship features five new food and beverage offerings following upgrade in The Bahamas

MKN Connect software now available online

MKN Connect software now available online
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, February 9, 2017

Cruise and ferry operators can use software to run MKN’s FlexiCombi and FlexiChef cooking appliances

Heineken introduces new digital in-store display on Viking Line ferry

Heineken introduces new digital in-store display on Viking Line ferry
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, February 9, 2017

Shelf has a built-in digital screen so guests can learn more about the beers and ciders