Activities & Entertainment

The most innovative attractions in cruising

The face of cruising is changing, with surf simulators, virtual car races and waterslides taking over the mass-market scene. Princess Cruises’ Royal Princess kicked off the trend last year when it launched with the SeaWalk. […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Jul 18 2014

James Taylor joins QM2’s 10-year sailing

Five-time Grammy Award winner and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee, James Taylor will hold two special concerts on board Queen Mary 2 next year during her ten-year anniversary sailing. The ‘Fire and Rain’ […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Nov 22 2013

Cruise lines permitted to operate casinos in Bermuda

Bermuda’s government has passed a new legislation, which will allow cruise lines to operate casinos while docked overnight. The Cruise Ship Act 2013 outlined that onboard casinos can operate between 9.00pm and 5.00am. Previously they […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 8 2013

Celebrity introduces mobile gambling devices

Celebrity Cruises has announced it will introduce a new mobile casino gambling solution, allowing guests to gamble anywhere on the ship. Available in the coming months on Celebrity’s Solstice Class ships, the device will allow […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 1 2013

Royal Caribbean launches new entertainment

Royal Caribbean is going all out when it comes to entertainment on board the Quantum of the Seas, recruiting a team of tech-experts to develop features in its multi-level entertainment complex, Two70. In addition to […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Sep 5 2013

P&O launches new production for Pacific Dawn

P&O Cruises and Grayboy Entertainment, have sailed “outside the square” with the lines’ newest production show, “Life as We Know It”. The vibrant, thought provoking production blends contemporary music and choreography with the awe inspiring […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 18 2012

AzAmazing Bespoke Evenings For Azamara

Azamara Club Cruises has announced the introduction of bespoke evening events on every voyage across both vessels in 2013. Further  enhancing their key point differentiator, destination immersion, the all-new complimentary  ‘AzAmazing Evenings’ will be on […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 10 2012

New additional details announced for Royal Princess

Princess Cruises have announced additional details of the innovative features on the top deck of their newest build, Royal Princess. Including such firsts-at-sea as the glass-bottomed SeaWalk, SeaView Bar and a water and light spectacular, the […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 3 2012

LGBTI festival at sea aboard Rhapsody of Seas

Australia’s largest LGBTI cruise will depart from Sydney on 5 October 2013 when 2,400 gay and lesbian guests set sail aboard Rhapsody of the Seas. Dubbed ‘The Liberati’, the 7-night South Pacific sojourn will take in […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Sep 5 2012

Carnival Breeze Day 11: Laughs a plenty

Dragging myself out of my comfortable bed, I am determined not to miss the last comedy brunch of this voyage. Eating and trying to focus on the comedians positioned in the middle of the Sapphire […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Aug 9 2012