Onboard experience news, features and events

Carnival Fascination resumes service following dry dock

Carnival Fascination resumes service following dry dock
By Elizabeth Robinson | Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Vessel now features a variety of additional food and beverage options

Dream Cruises is helping guests to make memories

Dream Cruises is helping guests to make memories
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Thatcher Brown tells Rebecca Gibson why Dream Cruises’ Genting Dream deserves her accolades as one of the most luxurious and spacious cruise ships in Asia

Thatcher Brown explains why Genting Dream is one of Asia's most luxurious ships 

Oceania Cruises introduces new bistro lunch menus

Oceania Cruises introduces new bistro lunch menus
By Elizabeth Robinson | Monday, February 19, 2018

‘Taste of the World’ will offer a selection of foods from a variety of different countries 

Forbo Flooring is helping cruise and ferry lines make a grand entrance

Forbo Flooring is helping cruise and ferry lines make a grand entrance
By Rebecca Lambert | Monday, February 19, 2018

Forbo Flooring Systems discusses the crucial role that entrance flooring plays in achieving great modern marine interior design

Uk-based company discusses the role of entrance flooring in achieving great modern interior design

Holland America Line to launch new EXC In-Depth Voyages

Holland America Line to launch new EXC In-Depth Voyages
By Elizabeth Robinson | Friday, February 16, 2018

Maasdam’s sailings allow guests to choose their own onshore activities and enjoy zodiac excursions 

How Kelly Hoppen is redefining cruise ship interior design

How Kelly Hoppen is redefining cruise ship interior design
By Guest | Friday, February 16, 2018

Celebrity Cruises is working with interiors expert Kelly Hoppen to push the boundaries of design for Celebrity Edge. Anthony Pearce finds out more

The interiors expert tells us how she is working with Celebrity Cruises 

Speedcast expands relationship with Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.

Speedcast expands relationship with Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.
By Elizabeth Robinson | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Company to provide higher bandwidth and support communications across 37 ships

A look at how Spear Green Design works on ship interiors

A look at how Spear Green Design works on ship interiors
By Guest | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Jeremy Spear of Spear Green Design discusses the importance of a multidisciplinary approach to creating vessel interiors

Jeremy Spear discusses the importance of a multidisciplinary approach to create vessel interiors

Exploring inner character with interior design at P&O Australia

Exploring inner character with interior design at P&O Australia
By Jon Ingleton | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Pacific Explorer, the latest addition to P&O Australia’s fleet, emerged from her 12-day transformation in Singapore in June 2017. Jon Ingleton chats to Petra Ryberg about the modernisation of this elegant lady

Petra Ryberg tells us about transforming Pacific Explorer during a 12-day dry dock in June 2017

Exceptional spaces in the cruise industry

Exceptional spaces in the cruise industry
By Jacqui Griffiths | Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Studio DADO’s founding partners tell Jacqui Griffiths how the firm combines ingenuity and insight to create unique interiors for cruise brands

Studio DADO’s founding partners explains how the firm combines ingenuity and insight

Building quality and trust in the cruise industry

Building quality and trust in the cruise industry
By Jacqui Griffiths | Monday, February 12, 2018

Jari Suominen, CEO of NIT, discusses the firm’s approach to marine construction and outfitting, and why there is no substitute for customer-focused expertise

Jari Suominen, CEO of NIT, discusses the firm’s approach to marine construction 

The creative process of bringing ideas to life

The creative process of bringing ideas to life
By Jacqui Griffiths | Friday, February 9, 2018

Leading interior designers and outfitters tell us how they create unique ideas and concepts, and present them in a way that inspires their clients

Leading interior designers and outfitters tell us how they create unique ideas and concepts

Bringing five-star hotel luxury to the marine sector

Bringing five-star hotel luxury to the marine sector
By Rebecca Lambert | Thursday, February 8, 2018

Denmark’s Imagine Interiors explains how it has become a one-stop shop for the marine hospitality sector

Imagine Interiors explains how it has become a one-stop shop for the marine hospitality sector

Costa Cruises to halve food waste with 4GOODFOOD programme

Costa Cruises to halve food waste with 4GOODFOOD programme
By Elizabeth Robinson | Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Initiative involves revamping the menus and shipboard food preparation processes 

How De Jorio takes on big projects with fine attention to detail

How De Jorio takes on big projects with fine attention to detail
By Rebecca Lambert | Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Following the recent completion of two exciting projects with MSC Cruises, Marco De Jorio reflects on what’s involved to take a ship from concept to the seas

Marco De Jorio reflects on what’s involved to take a ship from concept to the seas

Trimline shares 12 months of transformation highlights

Trimline shares 12 months of transformation highlights
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Interior refurbishment specialist Trimline had a record year last year, and this year is looking just as strong

UK interior refit firm takes a retrospective look at its recent passenger ship projects 

How Norwegian Joy is changing the cruise industry in China

How Norwegian Joy is changing the cruise industry in China
By Jon Ingleton | Monday, February 5, 2018

Norwegian Joy boasts numerous industry firsts for the owner and the wider cruise industry. But will the public spaces win over her discerning passenger demographic? Jon Ingleton quizzed the design team to seek an answer

Norwegian Joy boasts numerous industry firsts for the owner and the wider cruise industry

The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection chooses Evac system

The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection chooses Evac system
By Elizabeth Robinson | Friday, February 2, 2018

Line’s three new cruise yachts will use the solutions to treat waste and generate fresh water

Virtual reality, new dining venues and more coming to Mariner of the Seas

Virtual reality, new dining venues and more coming to Mariner of the Seas
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, February 2, 2018

Royal Caribbean ship to be renovated before starting new short Bahamas cruises from Miami this June

How Hurtigruten is driving the industry to a green future

How Hurtigruten is driving the industry to a green future
By Guest | Friday, February 2, 2018

Hurtigruten’s newbuilds are going to change the face of explorer travel forever, Rune Thomas Ege tells Sam Ballard

Norwegian line’s newbuilds are going to change the face of explorer travel forever