Onboard experience news, features and events

Costa Cruises introduces Costa Safety Protocol

Costa Cruises introduces Costa Safety Protocol
Costa Cruises
By Alex Smith | 06 August 2020

The new health and safety measures will support the cruise line’s return to operation

MSC Cruises outlines company’s health and safety protocols

MSC Cruises outlines company’s health and safety protocols
MSC Cruises
By Alex Smith | 04 August 2020

New measures have been designed to protect the health of guests following the resumption of sailing

Interior view: Wasaline’s Aurora Botnia

Interior view: Wasaline’s Aurora Botnia
By Jon Ingleton | 04 August 2020

Wasaline has set high expectations for its new ferry, billing it as the world’s most environmentally friendly vessel. Jon Ingleton asks Peter Ståhlberg for an insider’s perspective

Peter Ståhlberg discusses the ferry billed as the world’s most environmentally friendly vessel

The beauty of sustainable durability in the cruise industry

The beauty of sustainable durability in the cruise industry
By Jemma Masters | 31 July 2020

Eco-friendly manufacturing methods can easily be incorporated into an industry focused on optimal customer experience

Eco-friendly manufacturing can be incorporated into an industry focused on customer experience

Creating a world of underwater discovery

Creating a world of underwater discovery
By Rebecca Gibson | 30 July 2020

Ann Bada-Crema explains to Rebecca Gibson how Launch by Design Inc. helped Carnival Cruise Line to transform spaces for its youngest guests

Ann Bada-Crema explains how Launch by Design helped Carnival Cruise Line transform youth spaces

Dream Cruises launches Flexi-Feast dining concept

Dream Cruises launches Flexi-Feast dining concept
Dream Cruises
By Alex Smith | 29 July 2020

Guests will be able to redeem vouchers for set meals on a flexible schedule

Crystal Cruises introduces Crystal Clean+ protocols

Crystal Cruises introduces Crystal Clean+ protocols
Crystal Cruises
By Alex Smith | 24 July 2020

Safety measures will be implemented onboard the cruise line's ocean ships when they begin sailing

Developing art strategies for passenger ships

Developing art strategies for passenger ships
By Jon Ingleton | 24 July 2020

Jon Ingleton caught up with ArtLink’s Tal Danai at CSIE to learn about the two main approaches for curating artwork collections onboard passenger ships

ArtLink’s Tal Danai talks with Jon Ingleton about the two main approaches for curating artwork collections

How Celebrity Cruises is planning a revolution

How Celebrity Cruises is planning a revolution
By Alex Smith | 21 July 2020

Stephen Fryers tells Alex Smith how the Celebrity Revolution project is bringing the innovative design concepts of the Edge-class to the rest of the Celebrity Cruises fleet

Stephen Fryers discusses the innovations coming to the fleet with the Celebrity Revolution project

Creating the music within photorealism

Creating the music within photorealism
By Zlata Eric | 17 July 2020

Designers are increasingly using companies like DSE Visualisation to create realistic photographic renderings of spaces on passenger ships

Designers are using like DSE Visualisation to produce realistic photographic renderings

Interior view: National Geographic Endurance

Interior view: National Geographic Endurance
By Jon Ingleton | 16 July 2020

Lindblad Expeditions and National Geographic are partners in exploration, conservation and education. Jon Ingleton talks with Nikolaos Doulis about the latest addition to their fleet

Nikolaos Doulis discusses the latest addition to Lindblad Expeditions and National Geographic’s fleet

Windstar Cruises introduces ‘Beyond Ordinary Care’ programme

Windstar Cruises introduces ‘Beyond Ordinary Care’ programme
Windstar Cruises
By Alex Smith | 15 July 2020

The cruise line will retrofit its fleet of yachts with HEPA filters and UV-C light

The seven crucial elements of interior design

The seven crucial elements of interior design
By Jon Ingleton | 14 July 2020

Jon Ingleton asks experts to share their insights into the building blocks of design

Jon Ingleton asks experts to share their insights into the building blocks of design

How to make high-quality leather products

How to make high-quality leather products
By Alex Smith | 10 July 2020

Elmo Leather’s tanning factory in Sweden ensures that the company continues to deliver products of the highest quality for the cruise industry

Elmo Leather’s tanning factory continues to deliver high quality for the cruise industry

Cruise ship design legend: Giacomo Mortola

Cruise ship design legend: Giacomo Mortola
By Jon Ingleton | 09 July 2020

First appointed as a technical advisor for Sitmar Line in 1974, Giacomo Mortola opened GEM design studio in 1984 and has since become a cruise ship design icon. Jon Ingleton talks with him about his distinguished career

Jon Ingleton talks to GEM design studio Giacomo Mortola about his distinguished career

Making use of design psychology for ship interiors

Making use of design psychology for ship interiors
By Jacqui Griffiths | 07 July 2020

Expert interior designers tell Jacqui Griffiths how the core principles of design psychology help to influence mindset and movement onboard

Expert interior designers explain how the principles of design psychology influence mindset onboard

Modern sophistication fit for a Princess

Modern sophistication fit for a Princess
By Rebecca Gibson | 06 July 2020

Rebecca Gibson asks Studio DADO executives how they helped Princess Cruises set new design standards onboard Sky Princess, which debuted in October 2019

Studio DADO explain how they helped Princess Cruises set new standards onboard Sky Princess

How Regent Seven Seas Cruises is raising the bar

How Regent Seven Seas Cruises is raising the bar
By Allan Jordan | 03 July 2020

Regent Seven Seas Cruises’ Jason Montague talks with Allan Jordan about the efforts to elevate his line’s luxury offerings as it launches its newest ship

Jason Montague discusses the cruise line's efforts to elevate its offerings as it launches its new ship

Team building at Royal Caribbean group

Team building at Royal Caribbean group
By Jon Ingleton | 02 July 2020

Building innovative ships is a team effort. Jon Ingleton speaks with Paris Swann and Sascha Lang of the Royal Caribbean group about their collaborative approach

Paris Swann and Sascha Lang explain the cruise company’s collaborative approach to ship design

Navigating new waters in cruise ship interior design

Navigating new waters in cruise ship interior design
Volume Creative
By Rebecca Gibson | 30 June 2020

Volume Creative tells Rebecca Gibson about how it is using the power of research and art to drive the growth of sustainability in cruise ship interior design

Volume Creative explains how it is using research and art to drive the growth of sustainability

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