Onboard experience news, features and events

Oceania Cruises introduces plant-based dishes to menu

Oceania Cruises introduces plant-based dishes to menu
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Monday, April 15, 2019

Additions will include desserts, raw juices and smoothies

Mardi Gras to feature first-ever Carnival Excel suites

Mardi Gras to feature first-ever Carnival Excel suites
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Friday, April 12, 2019

New accommodation will offer guests select amenities and access to resort-style deck, Loft 19

Holland America Line adds seven new cocktails to menu

Holland America Line adds seven new cocktails to menu
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Dale DeGroff developed the list to showcase the line’s commitment to food and beverage trends

Industry experts to attend Cruise Ship Interiors Expo in Barcelona

Industry experts to attend Cruise Ship Interiors Expo in Barcelona
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Friday, March 22, 2019

Trimline, Magicman, SMC Design and Bolidt are among the exhibitors attending the event

Cruise Ship Interiors Expo announces additional speakers

Cruise Ship Interiors Expo announces additional speakers
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Monday, March 18, 2019

Event will address sustainability, design trends for 2021 and the use of colour

New stateroom designs on Carnival’s Mardi Gras

New stateroom designs on Carnival’s Mardi Gras
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Friday, March 15, 2019

DCA Design International and Studio DADO created rooms that maximise space and storage

Tauck to welcome celebrity chefs on Danube river cruises

Tauck to welcome celebrity chefs on Danube river cruises
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Thursday, March 14, 2019

Luca Manfé and Jacques Haeringer will host onboard cooking demonstrations and share tips with guests

Carnival refits Carnival Freedom with new onboard experiences

Carnival refits Carnival Freedom with new onboard experiences
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Ship now has a new waterpark, Bonsai Sushi Express and retail spaces after multimillion-dollar dry dock

YSA Design creates restaurant interiors on MSC Bellissima

YSA Design creates restaurant interiors on MSC Bellissima
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Monday, March 11, 2019

Guests will be able to enjoy Ramón Freixa’s Hola! Tapas bar and Jean-Philippe Maury’s Chocolaterie

De Jorio Design International creates interiors on MSC Bellissima

De Jorio Design International creates interiors on MSC Bellissima
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Studio designed all cabins, suites, apartments and most of the public areas onboard the ship

Norwegian Cruise Line launches Cruise Norwegian app fleet-wide

Norwegian Cruise Line launches Cruise Norwegian app fleet-wide
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Monday, March 4, 2019

Solution aims to enhance the guest experience with express booking services and entertainment

Cunard to use world-class interior designers on new ship

Cunard to use world-class interior designers on new ship
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

David Collins Studio, Richmond International and Sybille de Margerie Paris will work on the vessel

Marine Interiors Cruise & Ferry Global Expo

Marine Interiors Cruise & Ferry Global Expo
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Wednesday, February 13, 2019

11 - 13 September; Hamburg Messe, Hamburg, Germany

New trade fair showcases the interior design, equipment and technology used on passenger ships

Diamond Princess undergoes multimillion-pound refit

Diamond Princess undergoes multimillion-pound refit
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Friday, February 8, 2019

Japan-based ship features Izumi Bath and Japanese garden, plus enhanced entertainment

Seven Seas Splendor to offer suite with US$200,000 bed

Seven Seas Splendor to offer suite with US$200,000 bed
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Thursday, February 7, 2019

Regent Suite will be available when the Regent Seven Seas Cruises ship sets sail in February 2020

Roald Amundsen to have tallest LED screen at sea

Roald Amundsen to have tallest LED screen at sea
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Hurtigruten will broadcast lectures and live transmissions from outside the ship

Marella Cruises’ Marella Explorer 2 begins refurbishment

Marella Cruises’ Marella Explorer 2 begins refurbishment
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Monday, January 28, 2019

Fleet’s first adult-only ship will feature new venues and Champneys Spa following eight-week dry dock

YSA Design transforms Nieuw Statendam into art gallery

YSA Design transforms Nieuw Statendam into art gallery
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Friday, January 18, 2019

Holland America Line’s newest cruise ship features around 2,500 original artworks

Dream Cruises enhances ‘The Palace’ specifically for Asian market

Dream Cruises enhances ‘The Palace’ specifically for Asian market
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Friday, January 4, 2019

Genting Dream and World Dream will feature all-inclusive luxury experience with five-star Asian food

Carnival Corporation to launch four new ships in 2019

Carnival Corporation to launch four new ships in 2019
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Monday, December 31, 2018

Carnival Cruise Line, Costa Cruises and Princess Cruises will welcome the vessels