Royal Caribbean has big technology ideas, some close to reality
Royal Caribbean has big technology ideas, some close to reality

At its invitation-only Sea Beyond event held at a historic shipbuilding facility in the Brooklyn Navy Yard, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCL) showcased the various ways that passengers on its three brands - Royal Caribbean International,Celebrity Cruises and Azamara Club Cruises - will experience technological innovations going forward, some much sooner than others.... READ MORE

Why software isn’t eating Asian cruise bookings
Why software isn’t eating Asian cruise bookings

At the 13th edition of Web in Travel (WIT), a tech conference and sister company within Northstar Travel Group, Filip Filipov, vice president of product management for meta-search company Skyscanner, presented his argument for why he thinks Asia is eating the world.... READ MORE

Crystal Skye flying high for Genting Hong Kong
Crystal Skye flying high for Genting Hong Kong

When you think private jet, you think of small planes whizzing a VIP plus entourage around the world. Prepare to have your expectations blown. Crystal AirCruises has launched and christened the world’s largest private jet with luxury amenities and unprecedented amounts of space for just 86 passengers on-board a Boeing 777.... READ MORE

5 Top Reasons to Book Genting Highland’s newest resort
5 Top Reasons to Book Genting Highland’s newest resort

With its reputation as a casino hub and theme park wonderland, Genting Highlands may not be at the top of your list when you are considering a relaxing retreat from the hustle and bustle of the city. But don’t strike it off just yet. New kid on the block, Best Western Premier Ion Delemen, offers plenty of reasons to make a trip and here’s why:... READ MORE

5 Reasons Why Cruises Are Great For Families
5 Reasons Why Cruises Are Great For Families

Have you ever wondered why so many families return home raving about booking their next cruise adventure? Choosing a holiday especially for multi-generational travel can be tough, but cruises are increasingly bridging these differences, thanks to these floating destinations that are decked out with more facilities and fun-packed itineraries than ever before.... READ MORE

Sojern: Family travel on the rise
Sojern: Family travel on the rise

Comparing Q4 to Q3 revealed: Every region saw an increase of three-plus travellers in the fourth quarter, with the exception of the Middle East and Africa, which held steady from previous quarter.... READ MORE

A Dream is realised for Genting Hong Kong
A Dream is realised for Genting Hong Kong

When Genting Dream floated out of her dock at the Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg, Germany, on September 18, it marked the start of a journey to her home port in China. Ian Jarrett was at the shipyard to see the finishing touches added to the cruise ship and talk to Genting Hong Kong’s president and chief executive, Colin Au.... READ MORE