In a stunning development, Royal Caribbean International said it would deploy Quantum of the Seas in China year-round following the ship's inaugural season from the New York area.
Royal Caribbean International's decision to send Quantum of the Seas to China set off a bevy of deployment changes including the substitution of Navigator of the Seas for Anthem of the Seas in South Florida starting in November 2015.
Ten powerful brands together making a strong company—and that strength was needed in 2013, a challenging year due to economic headwinds in Europe and lower pricing for Carnival Cruise Lines.
Contrary to conventional wisdom, the affluent most often named Royal Caribbean and Carnival as the brands they cruised with during the past five years in a new survey by the American Affluence Research Center of the wealthiest 10% of US households.
After nearly 18 months of development, Azamara Club Cruises is introducing what president and ceo Larry Pimentel described as 'high-touch' experiential tours 'which are unique and highly appealing.'
Total ships: 25
Total berths: 74,811
Total Order Book Value:$17,630,800,000.00
Average Price Per Berth:$272,194