Icon of the Seas


How Icon of the Seas could inject $2.9m a day into Sydney’s economy

As Icon of the Seas sails her maiden voyages, cruisers down under are asking: could the world’s largest cruise ship, at 364.75 metres, sail in Australia?

WORDS BY Grant Jones . Feb 1 2024

Lionel Messi to christen Royal Caribbean’s Icon of the Seas

Football star and eight-time winner of the prestigious Ballon d’Or award, Lionel Messi has been named as the official icon for Royal Caribbean’s Icon of the Seas.

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Dec 14 2023

Icon of the Seas poses important question: Should cruise lines think big when shoreside communities want small?

Last week Cruise Passenger was treated to a shipyard tour of the incredible Icon of the Seas. With a maximum capacity of 7,600 passengers and a crew of 2,350 she will certainly tower over many […]

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . May 18 2023

The first look into Royal Caribbean’s Icon of the Seas: Is this the ultimate family cruise ship?

A burly Finish man wearing a full body work suit and protective mask is separating the sweat from his brow as he welds the finishings onto a countertop. Come next January, this will be the […]

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . May 12 2023

8 things you need to know about Royal Caribbean’s Icon of the Seas

Described by Royal Caribbean as “the best launch we’ve ever had”, bookings have instantly exploded for Royal Caribbean’s newly announced vessel Icon of the Seas. Royal Caribbean’s Senior Vice President and Chief Product Innovation Officer […]

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . Nov 24 2022

Royal Caribbean lifts the curtain on brand new ship Icon of the Seas which includes more activities for kids

Set to sail for the first time in January 2024, Royal Caribbean has revealed the first look of Icon of the Seas. Icon of the Seas will make its way on a series of one-week […]

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . Oct 21 2022