Onboard experience news, features and events

Virgin Voyages brings maritime tattooing tradition back to sea

Virgin Voyages brings maritime tattooing tradition back to sea
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, October 19, 2018

Scarlet Lady will be the world's first cruise ship to boast a tattoo studio when she debuts in 2020

Barreras starts interior outfitting on new Ritz-Carlton yacht

Barreras starts interior outfitting on new Ritz-Carlton yacht
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, October 18, 2018

Spanish yard working with Tillberg Design of Sweden to deliver ship in 2019

Carnival Victory to transform into Carnival Radiance in 2020

Carnival Victory to transform into Carnival Radiance in 2020
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Ship's refit marks the end of Carnival's US$2 billion fleet-wide enhancement programme

Cunard names Adam D. Tihany as creative director for new ship

Cunard names Adam D. Tihany as creative director for new ship
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Hospitality designer to create modern interiors that celebrate line's British heritage

Oceania Cruises to transform suites with Ralph Lauren Home

Oceania Cruises to transform suites with Ralph Lauren Home
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, October 11, 2018

Marina and Riviera's Owner's Suites have been reimagined by Trevor R. Howells Interior Design

Renoir II rejoins CroisiEurope fleet after renovation

Renoir II rejoins CroisiEurope fleet after renovation
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, October 8, 2018

River cruise ship features more spacious and luxurious cabins, and redecorated public areas

Jon Bon Jovi to sail with Norwegian Cruise Line in 2019

Jon Bon Jovi to sail with Norwegian Cruise Line in 2019
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, October 5, 2018

Grammy Award-winning singer will perform rock concerts, host Q&A sessions and meet guests

Peel Entertainment creates virtual reality game for Marella Cruises

Peel Entertainment creates virtual reality game for Marella Cruises
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, October 4, 2018

Guests navigate through virtual Alice in Wonderland-themed puzzles and enjoy a real-life tea party

Costa Fortuna to undergo major refit ahead of return to Europe

Costa Fortuna to undergo major refit ahead of return to Europe
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Artefice Group and Dordoni Architetti to add Italian elements to public areas and suites on the ship

Ocean Medallion rolls out on Caribbean Princess

Ocean Medallion rolls out on Caribbean Princess
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, October 2, 2018

All guests now have access to the wearable device, which fully personalises the cruise experience

Lindblad newbuild to feature fire- and ice-themed interiors

Lindblad newbuild to feature fire- and ice-themed interiors
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, September 28, 2018

Expedition cruise ship to have Scandinavian-style venues created by Partner Ship Design

SIX Payment Services launches Saferpay for passenger ships

SIX Payment Services launches Saferpay for passenger ships
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, September 21, 2018

Cruise and ferry lines can add e-commerce solution to their mobile apps to streamline onboard payments

Carnival Corporation launches OceanView Mobile app

Carnival Corporation launches OceanView Mobile app
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

App allows people to watch company's US travel series and other shows for free

Holland America and Rolling Stone create rock room for two ships

Holland America and Rolling Stone create rock room for two ships
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, September 17, 2018

Live music venue will debut on Koningsdam and newbuild Nieuw Statendam this December

Celebrity Edge to feature spaces created by Jouin Manku Studio

Celebrity Edge to feature spaces created by Jouin Manku Studio
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, September 14, 2018

French firm has designed The Grand Plaza, an exposed corridor and artwork installations

Viking Line joins with Babor to upgrade spa services

Viking Line joins with Babor to upgrade spa services
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Cruise ferry operator to introduce new products and treatments in response to customer demand

MSC Cruises partners with Mohegan Sun

MSC Cruises partners with Mohegan Sun
By Richard Humphreys | Thursday, August 30, 2018

Collaboration will see extension of MSC Voyager’s loyalty club benefits

P&O Cruises reveals more details about new SkyDome on Iona

P&O Cruises reveals more details about new SkyDome on Iona
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, August 24, 2018

First of its kind entertainment venue created by Partner Ship Design and Eckersley O'Callaghan

How Bolidt's Experience & Innovation Centre will change ship design

How Bolidt's Experience & Innovation Centre will change ship design
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Bolidt’s new Experience & Innovation Centre will offer shipowners and designers the chance to influence the future of passenger ship decking solutions

Shipowners and designers will be able to influence future passenger ship decking solutions

Unprecedented demand for high-quality design

Unprecedented demand for high-quality design
By Lindsay James | Friday, August 10, 2018

Fredrik Johansson of Tillberg Design of Sweden reflects on a busy 2017 and explains what he believes keeps customers coming back to the company

Fredrik Johansson of Tillberg Design of Sweden reflects on what keeps customers coming back