Month: August 2008

Royal Caribbean

Cruise Guide: Oasis of the Seas set for big debut

By Michael Coleman A new Royal Caribbean cruise ship is set to turn the industry on its ear when it debuts in late 2009. Its not just the sheer size of the vessel which is turning heads this week some 220,000 tons, 5,400 passengers and 2,700 staterooms but rather what Royal Caribbean will do within …...

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Cruise Guide: Luxury lines unveil shorter itineraries

By Michael Coleman  Short cruise getaways are now being offered by many of the worlds leading premium and luxury brands. Best known for in-depth itineraries and longer days at sea, premium lines like Celebrity and Holland America and luxury brands (Cunard, Regent, Silversea) are tapping into consumer demand. Celebrity Century, for...

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