Explorer of the Seas


Explorer of the Seas may homeport in Melbourne

Royal Caribbean’s Explorer of the Seas, may be homeporting in Melbourne. According to the cruise ship schedules for Victoria in 2020/21, the Explorer of the Seas, which arrives on October 22 2020, appears to be […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Sep 20 2018

Royal Caribbean’s massive 2019/20 Aussie deployment

Royal Caribbean has announced big details around the 2019/20 Aussie season. There will be a total of 30 South Pacific sailings – 25% more than last season, Ovation of the Seas will be returning, Voyager […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Apr 4 2018

Royal Caribbean opens bookings for 2018/19 season

It’s never been a better time to book your next cruise – Royal Caribbean are offering guests a ‘Buy One, Get One Half Price’ as well as a free upgrade from a Balcony stateroom for […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Jun 1 2017

Royal Caribbean announces new Quantum-Ultra ship heading to Asia-Pacific region

Royal Caribbean International has unveiled future plans for the first Quantum Ultra-class ship to be based in the Asia Pacific Region. The ship will be joining her sister ships, Quantum of the Seas and Ovation of […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Apr 27 2017

Royal Caribbean declares a record as it farewells Explorer of the Seas

Royal Caribbean closed its biggest season in Australia ever last night – the official end of the summer season for 2016-17. The line carried 302,000 passengers across three brands – Royal Caribbean, Celebrity and Azamara […]

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Apr 22 2017

Wollongong welcomes Radiance of the Seas, the first ever ship to visit

Sunday morning was a historic moment for Wollongong as Royal Caribbean’s Radiance of the Seas made her maiden call to the south coast destination. It’s the first time a ship has ever called at Port […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Oct 31 2016

Royal Caribbean farewells Australia after a successful wave season

Royal Caribbean’s Explorer of the Seas made her final call to Sydney last Saturday, marking the end of the summer cruise season for the company in Australia. Azamar Club Cruises, Celebrity Cruises and Royal Caribbean […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Apr 26 2016

Royal Caribbean 2017/18 wave season itineraries announced

Royal Caribbean today announced the itineraries of its 2017/18 season and passengers can start booking their next cruise from Thursday April 21, 2016. This year’s wave season will see the return of favourites like Explorer […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Apr 18 2016

Gastro outbreak aboard Explorer of the Seas

Explorer of the Seas docked in Sydney around 6 am today with NSW Ambulance paramedics waiting to attend the guests at the Overseas Passenger Terminal. A massive gastro outbreak aboard Explorer of the Seas hit more […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Dec 16 2015

Exclusive video aboard Explorer of the Seas

Our contributing editor Lucy Jones was lucky enough to spend three nights onboard Royal Caribbean’s Explorer of the Seas. The Explorer of the Seas has new features like exciting FlowRider surf simulator. There are also […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Dec 4 2015

Explorer of the Seas arrives in Sydney

A historic passing on Sydney harbour tonight signalled the beginning of Royal Caribbean International’s Explorer of the Seas’ residence in Sydney. There were fog horns and fire ships as Explorer’s fellow Sydneysider, Voyager of the […]

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Nov 28 2015