Sometimes we just want to go away on a mini cruise for a couple of days of relaxing on-board a cruise ship and seeing places close by. Luckily, the UK is ideally located for short cruises between two and five nights.
“You can leave Hong Kong, but it will never leave you.” – Nury Vittachi
Never mind New York, Hong Kong is truly a city that never sleeps. A glittering metropolitan city, set against majestic mountains, aching with tradition yet with an undeniably modernity, Hong Kong has something for everyone. There is always something going on and you will have to decide which sites to see if you want to explore every corner of this tiny yet incredible island in under a day.
Have you ever thought of what makes the perfect day at the beach? Royal Caribbean certainly has, and they have come up with an exclusive new island, CocoCay in the Bahamas, which is designed to capture it all.
Can you really notice that you’re on a ship with over 6,000 other people? Here’s what cruising on the Harmony of the Seas is really like.
The Harmony of the Seas is the newest addition to the Royal Caribbean fleet, launching just this May, following the Ovation of the Seas launch in April. The record breaking ship is now the biggest cruise ship in the world and it’s jaw-dropping size has earned Royal Caribbean worldwide publicity. Working closely with Royal Caribbean, we were lucky enough to be invited onboard to find out what it’s really like to cruise on the Harmony of the Seas. Read on to discover our …
Find out what we thought about Royal Caribbean’s Ovation of the Seas after our overnight ship visit.
On the 12th April we were given the privilege of attending a ship visit on the Royal Caribbean Ovation of the Seas. As we eagerly anticipated the visit in the days and weeks leading up to the 12th, we saw that chatter about the Ovation was simply everywhere across social media, the news and in cruise industry publications. But does the Ovation live up to its hype? Find out with our thoughts on each of the categories below and check out our photo album on Facebook.
Find out why everyone wants to get on Harmony of the Seas…
If you’re a keen cruise enthusiast then it’s likely that you’ve heard lots about the eagerly anticipated Harmony of the Seas from Royal Caribbean which is set for launch this year.
As we write this, some 3,000 skilled engineers and builders are working away to ensure that this floating resort is ready for it’s maiden voyage that departs on the 20th May.
Currently the Harmony of the Seas is in the SFX Ship Yard in Saint-Nazaire. It’s the fourth Oasis Class cruise ship in the Royal Caribbean fleet and like Oasis of the Seas it also features the theme of 7 identifiable …