Rhapsody of the Seas

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Ovation of the Seas arrives in Fremantle ahead of her season Down Under

Ovation of the Seas, Australia’s largest and most modern megaliner will be arriving in Fremantle next week ahead of her season Down Under. Making her way from Singapore to her Sydney summer home, Fremantle is Ovation […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Nov 23 2017
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Freak wave hits Rhapsody of the Seas in the Mediterranean

Several passengers onboard Royal Caribbean’s Rhapsody of the Seas were injured after a ‘freak wave’ hit the ship on a cruise in the Mediterranean on Monday. According to a tweet from Kerry Boyd, a passenger […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Apr 27 2016
Passenger Reviews

Rhapsody of the Seas cruise review

Everything was great on Rhapsody of the Seas - the food, service, staff, you could not fault anything with this cruise. I loved it so much, that I am looking forward to another adventure on the Royal Caribbean.

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Jan 18 2016
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Explorer of the Seas heads to Australia for the summer

Take a look at Royal Caribbean’s Explorer of the Seas, the largest ship so far, to be homeported in Australia. She replaced one of Australia’s favourite vessels, Rhapsody of the Seas. Explorer of the Seas […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Oct 22 2015
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Rhapsody to officially close Australian summer cruise season

The Australian summer cruise season will officially close, when Rhapsody of the Seas sails out of Sydney Harbour tomorrow. Overall, Sydney welcomed 159 ship visits over the six-month period, an increase of 19 compared to […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Apr 17 2014
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Two Royal Caribbean ships rendezvous in Sydney

Cunard won’t be the only line to hold a Royal Rendezvous in Sydney Harbour next year, as Royal Caribbean plans to have Explorer of the Seas and Voyager of the Seas meet in Sydney to […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Apr 7 2014
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Royal Caribbean to send Explorer of the Seas to Australia

Royal Caribbean is set to withdraw 2,435-passenger Rhapsody of the Seas from Australia next year, and replace her with the 3,835-passenger Explorer of the Seas. According to travel trade website, Travel Today the move was […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Apr 4 2014
Destinations

9 best repositioning cruises

Thinking of a relaxing holiday? Maybe a cruise? Want to save a few dollars but avoid getting on and off on a daily basis? Then a repositioning cruise is probably for you. What is a […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Feb 28 2014
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Flood of cruise ships head to Australia

Grab your camera phone and find a spot on the harbor, because February is set to be one of the biggest months in Australian cruising. Next month, Sydney will welcome a record number of 39 […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Jan 23 2014
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Royal Caribbean repositions Rhapsody of the Seas to Europe in 2015

Royal Caribbean has cancelled two Rhapsody of the Seas sailings in April and May 2015 as it repositions the ship to Europe over Alaska. The two cancelled cruises are; a 16-nights cruise from Sydney to […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Nov 18 2013
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Cruisers in vessel heaven during Fleet Review

Ship lovers will be in vessel heaven this weekend, when Sydney Harbour hosts this year’s Navy International Fleet Review (IFR). Warships and/or tall ships from over 50 nations will participate in the IFR from 3-11 […]

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Oct 3 2013