Onboard experience news, features and events

Exclusive cruising and adventures with Lindblad Expeditions

Exclusive cruising and adventures with Lindblad Expeditions
By Alex Smith | 04 July 2022

Lindblad Expeditions’ Bruce Tschampel tells Alex Smith how the newly acquired National Geographic Islander II will offer guests a taste of the private yacht experience with year-round sailing in the Galapagos Islands

Bruce Schampel explains how National Geographic Islander II will provide a private yacht experience

Marella Voyager to feature exclusive facilities and designs

Marella Voyager to feature exclusive facilities and designs

Marella Cruises

By Alex Smith | 30 June 2022

New restaurants and bars will debut on the ship when it enters service in summer 2023

MSC World Europa to feature largest children’s area in fleet

MSC World Europa to feature largest children’s area in fleet

MSC Cruises

By Alex Smith | 29 June 2022

The ship will include seven distinct spaces dedicated to different age groups

P&O Cruises to launch first-ever escape room at sea onboard Arvia

P&O Cruises to launch first-ever escape room at sea onboard Arvia

P&O Cruises

By Alice Chambers | 23 June 2022

The immersive Mission Control experience is set within a submarine with 3D visualisation technology

A bright, appealing and environmentally friendly idea

A bright, appealing and environmentally friendly idea
By Richard Humphreys | 23 June 2022

Matt Swiergon explains to Richard Humphreys how Beadlight’s environmentally friendly reading lights improve the passenger experience and sustainability

Matt Swiergon explains how Beadlight’s sustainable reading lights improve the passenger experience

Carnival reveals The Gateway as final zone onboard Carnival Celebration

Carnival reveals The Gateway as final zone onboard Carnival Celebration

Carnival Cruise Line

By Alice Chambers | 10 June 2022

The promenade features multimedia virtual windows and destination-inspired entertainment

New issue of Cruise & Ferry Interiors out now!

New issue of Cruise & Ferry Interiors out now!
By Alice Chambers | 07 June 2022

Hear from cruise and ferry executives, designers, suppliers, outfitters and other key players

Heineken launches new lager for sale onboard cruise ships and ferries

Heineken launches new lager for sale onboard cruise ships and ferries

Heineken

By Alice Chambers | 06 June 2022

The Dutch brewing company has developed Heineken Silver to be suitable for several occasions

Le Bellot: Bringing French class to cruising

Le Bellot: Bringing French class to cruising
By Richard Humphreys | 31 May 2022

Richard Humphreys sails on Ponant’s newest Explorer ship ahead of its christening ceremony in Honfleur

Richard Humphreys sails on Ponant’s newest Explorer ship ahead of its christening ceremony in Honfleur

Why should shipowners choose Flotex FR?

Why should shipowners choose Flotex FR?

Forbo Flooring Systems

By Béatrice Balle Coureau | 31 May 2022

Forbo Flooring Systems’ flocked floor covering is ideal for use on passenger vessels as it is durable, comfortable underfoot and easy to clean and maintain

Forbo Flooring Systems’ flocked floor covering is ideal for use on passenger vessels

A sustainable solution to cruise lighting

A sustainable solution to cruise lighting
By Matt Swiergon | 25 May 2022

Beadlight’s LED lights not only provide an ambient setting for guests, but they are also an energy-efficient option for cruise lines

Beadlight’s LED lights are an energy-efficient option for cruise lines

DocGo to assist with on-ship healthcare for Carnival Corporation

DocGo to assist with on-ship healthcare for Carnival Corporation

Carnival Corporation

By Alice Chambers | 24 May 2022

The company will provide care at eight ports across USA, Canada, England and Australia

Delivering high standards of service in hospitality and catering

Delivering high standards of service in hospitality and catering

AS Tallink Grupp

By Richard Humphreys | 23 May 2022

Julia Siebert discusses the origins of Columbia Signature and what it will offer cruise guests onboard Holland Norway Lines' Romantika

Julia Sibert discusses the origins of Columbia Signature and its offerings onboard Romantika

Reframing the idea of kitchen waste onboard ferries

Reframing the idea of kitchen waste onboard ferries
By Maximilian Lichtenberg | 19 May 2022

Meiko’s waste management and dishwashing solutions ensure operational efficiency and pleasant passenger experiences onboard Color Line’s hybrid ferry

Meiko’s waste management and dishwashing solutions ensure efficiency and sustainability

Taking back the sea for immersive adventures

Taking back the sea for immersive adventures
By Trond Sigurdsen | 17 May 2022

Cruise ship operators should seek inspiration from superyacht designers to create onboard spaces that will engender a connection between their guests and the sea

Cruise ship operators should seek inspiration from superyacht designers, says Trond Sigurdsen

A new way to travel the USA with domestic coastal cruises

A new way to travel the USA with domestic coastal cruises
By Alice Chambers | 12 May 2022

Charles B. Robertson talks with Alice Chambers about American Cruise Lines’ upcoming Project Blue fleet, which will debut in 2023

Charles B. Robertson discusses American Cruise Lines’ Project Blue fleet, which will debut in 2023

The small design details that deliver a ‘wow’

The small design details that deliver a ‘wow’
By Rebecca Gibson | 10 May 2022

Studio DADO’s Yohandel Ruiz, Jonathan Da Cruz and John Palacio explain to Rebecca Gibson why it is the little design details that captivate cruise guests and make onboard spaces memorable

Studio Dado explains why it’s the little details that captivate guests and make spaces memorable

Supplying international entertainment for cruise and ferry partners

Supplying international entertainment for cruise and ferry partners
By Rebecca Gibson | 04 May 2022

Live Business tells Rebecca Gibson how its expansion is enabling it to attract new talent and create bespoke entertainment for all nationalities

Live Business tells Rebecca Gibson how its expansion is enabling it to create bespoke entertainment

Pioneering cultural and educational explorations in remote regions

Pioneering cultural and educational explorations in remote regions
By Alice Chambers | 28 April 2022

Andrea Zito gives Alice Chambers an insight into what guests can expect from Swan Hellenic’s new fleet and itineraries

Andrea Zito provides an insight into what guests can expect from Swan Hellenic’s new fleet

Creating a new era of at-sea entertainment

Creating a new era of at-sea entertainment
By Rebecca Gibson | 26 April 2022

CFR showcases how industry suppliers are using digital technologies such as augmented and virtual reality to help ship operators create exciting new offerings for guests

CFR showcases how suppliers are using digital technologies for exciting new guest offerings

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