Articles tagged “theme cruise”

Dr. Seuss Becomes Carnival’s Official Partner for Onboard Kids Program

Dr. Seuss Becomes Carnival’s Official Partner for Onboard Kids Program

Richard Tribou, The Orlando Sentinel

Carnival needed a themed partner to compete with other cruise lines that use popular characters to attract families.

5 years ago

Royal Caribbean and TUI drum up cruise interest with heavy metal voyage

Royal Caribbean and TUI drum up cruise interest with heavy metal voyage

Richard Weiss, Bloomberg

Themed cruises continue to fill cabins faster than the average voyage, making them a key tactic in drumming up market interest and attracting new cruise customers in Europe.

6 years ago

Princess launches Harry Potter-themed cruise out of Los Angeles

Princess launches Harry Potter-themed cruise out of Los Angeles

Soo Kim, The Daily Telegraph

Themed trips are nowhere more popular anywhere than within the cruise industry where companies take the opportunity to indulge the cultural obsession of their passengers, whether it be Barbie, Hogwarts, or Metallica.

6 years ago

Best cruise lines for themed voyages from celebrity chefs to cha-cha

Sam Jamieson, The Daily Telegraph

Themed cruises is one area that special interests are welcome.

6 years ago

Little girls will freak when they find out about Royal Caribbean’s Barbie cruise

Little girls will freak when they find out about Royal Caribbean’s Barbie cruise

The Daily Telegraph

The themed package is available as a $349 per person add-on on otherwise standard cruises which hopefully means dads will find a place to hide out that's not on the bottom of the ocean.

6 years ago

Health-themed cruises put a new spin on the usually indulgent holiday

All major cruise lines have put new emphasis on gym classes and healthier cuisine, but theme cruises based on diets or health goals provide a more intense experience for cruisers looking for like-minded table mates.

6 years ago

Beatles fans book themed cruise on the world’s largest ship

Royal Caribbean's Allure of the Seas, which can hold 5,400 passengers, will host a Beatles tribute cruise, but fans of the Fab Four have not booked the entire ship so plenty of other passengers may wonder why they keep hearing Beatles on repeat.

6 years ago

Coachella music fest goes mainstream and books two cruise dates

Arlene Satchell, Fort Lauderdale Sun Sentinel

The leader in rock festivals on boats is Sixthman, which has made a name for itself with the southern rock fest Simple Man Cruise for the last six years. Will the indie kids of Coachella be able to keep the boat rockin'?

6 years ago