Onboard experience news, features and events

New Fred. Olsen trimarans to feature Clase Oro VIP lounge

New Fred. Olsen trimarans to feature Clase Oro VIP lounge
By Alex Smith | Thursday, November 7, 2019

Bajamar Express and Bañaderos Express are currently under construction at Austal’s shipyard

Why Tillberg Design of Sweden is always evolving

Why Tillberg Design of Sweden is always evolving
By Lindsay James | Thursday, November 7, 2019

A true master of cruise ship design, Tillberg Design of Sweden has remained at the forefront of the industry for over 50 years. Owner Fredrik Johansson explains how to Lindsay James

Frederik Johansson explains how the company remains at the forefront of the industry

An interior education from MSC Cruises

An interior education from MSC Cruises
By Jon Ingleton | Friday, November 1, 2019

MSC Cruises’ vice president of newbuilding Trevor Young has an encyclopaedic knowledge of the cruise ship design business. He shared his wisdom with Jon Ingleton during a walking tour of the exhibition floor at Cruise Ship Interiors Expo

MSC Cruises’ Trevor Young shares his encyclopaedic knowledge of the cruise ship design business

Royal Caribbean to introduce new features on Odyssey of the Seas

Royal Caribbean to introduce new features on Odyssey of the Seas
By Alex Smith | Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Quantum Ultra-class ship includes skydiving simulator and new generation of the SeaPlex activity space

SeaDream Innovation: Created with love

SeaDream Innovation: Created with love
By Jon Ingleton | Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Jon Ingleton met up with YSA Design at Cruise Ship Interiors Expo to ask how it is bringing SeaDream Yacht Club’s ambitious vision for its first new ship to life

YSA discusses how it’s bringing SeaDream Yacht Club’s ambitious vision for its first new ship to life

Royal Caribbean ships to feature new spa staterooms

Royal Caribbean ships to feature new spa staterooms
By Alex Smith | Monday, October 21, 2019

Guests will benefit from amenities including better spa access, luxury bedding and daily coffee deliveries

How De Jorio Design International creates memorable Italian interiors

How De Jorio Design International creates memorable Italian interiors
By Jon Ingleton | Monday, October 21, 2019

Jon Ingleton met Marco de Jorio at Cruise Ship Interiors Expo to ask how De Jorio Design International is the champion of Italian interior design

Marco de Jorio explains how the company is a champion of Italian interior design

How Carnival is creating the fun factor in cruising

How Carnival is creating the fun factor in cruising
By Anthony Pearce | Wednesday, October 16, 2019

From rollercoasters to onboard breweries, Carnival Cruise Line has always been about creating the best possible holidays. President Christine Duffy explains why to Anthony Pearce

President Christine Duffy explains how Carnival Cruise Line delivers a memorable holiday experience

AD Associates to design interior and exterior spaces on MSC Seashore

AD Associates to design interior and exterior spaces on MSC Seashore
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Project marks the first time that the UK-based design agency has worked with MSC Cruises

Trimline: the perfect partner for complex ship refits

Trimline: the perfect partner for complex ship refits
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, October 14, 2019

ICFR takes a look at the key role the UK-based outfitter played in transforming SkySea Cruise Line's Golden Era into Marella Cruises' Marella Explorer 2

ICFR shares how the company transformed SkySea's Golden Era into Marella Cruises' Marella Explorer 2

The role of design psychology in creating interiors

The role of design psychology in creating interiors
By Yohandel Ruiz | Monday, October 14, 2019

Studio DADO’s founding partner Yohandel Ruiz explains how designers can help to create the right atmosphere in spaces onboard cruise ships

Studio DADO's Yohandel Ruiz explains how designers help create the right atmosphere on cruise ships

Global Dream to offer longest roller coaster at sea

Global Dream to offer longest roller coaster at sea
By Alex Smith | Monday, October 14, 2019

New ship will feature first-ever theme park at sea when it launches in early 2021

Oceania Cruises to debut new Aquamar Spa and Vitality Centre

Oceania Cruises to debut new Aquamar Spa and Vitality Centre
By Alex Smith | Friday, October 11, 2019

Guests will be able to access a range of wellness services onboard and onshore

P&O Cruises to produce unique gin with Salcombe Distilling Co.

P&O Cruises to produce unique gin with Salcombe Distilling Co.
By Alex Smith | Friday, October 11, 2019

First ever distillery at sea will be installed onboard Iona to produce the beverage

Virgin Voyages to offer on-demand champagne delivery

Virgin Voyages to offer on-demand champagne delivery
By Alex Smith | Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Scarlet Lady will also feature Sip, a champagne lounge and caviar bar

How Live Business is starting a new saga

How Live Business is starting a new saga
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, October 7, 2019

Mark Dixon and Dan Lock tell Rebecca Gibson how the innovative entertainment offering Live Business created for Saga Cruises’ latest ship is setting new industry standards

Mark Dixon and Dan Lock discuss the entertainment offering on Saga Cruises’ Spirit of Discovery

American Cruise Lines creates new Alaskan itinerary

American Cruise Lines creates new Alaskan itinerary
By Alex Smith | Friday, October 4, 2019

The cruise line is debuting riverboats, a new onboard programme and the ‘Alaskan Explorer Cruise’ in 2020

Regent to debut Serene Spa & Wellness services across fleet

Regent to debut Serene Spa & Wellness services across fleet
By Alex Smith | Friday, October 4, 2019

Available treatments will include techniques and ingredients from global destinations

Two new Playlist Productions shows to debut on Carnival Panorama

Two new Playlist Productions shows to debut on Carnival Panorama
By Alex Smith | Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Rock Revolution’ and ‘Broadway Beats’ will feature as part of the entertainment offerings on new vessel

Seabourn Square to be social hub on new luxury expedition ships

Seabourn Square to be social hub on new luxury expedition ships
By Elly Yates-Roberts | Monday, September 30, 2019

Seabourn Venture and her sister ship will feature wood and leather accents in the onboard ‘living room’

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