Spectrum of the Seas
Royal Caribbean’s first Quantum ‘Ultra’ class ship. Spectrum of the Seas will redefine cruise holidays as the ship represents a leap forward in ship design and experiences that are specifically tailored to Chinese guests. The ship will launch this coming spring and will be based out of Shanghai.
This will truly be a mega ship, the largest ever constructed for Costa Cruises. Costa Smeralda will be a totally new generation class vessel fully powered by Liquified Natural Gas (LNG). Costa Smeralda is being constructed at the Meyer Turku shipyard in Finland and one completed will be an impressive 182,700 gross tons.
Norwegian Cruise Line’s newest ship will be packed with activities including a race track, an outdoor laser tag area, a virtual reality theatre, and water parks for adults and kids. Norwegian Encore will begin to sail from the Cruise Capital of the World PortMiami in November.
The newest Royal class ship from Princess Cruises, Sky Princess will feature the cruise line’s largest balcony at sea. Sky Princess will debut in October 2019. After a handful of sailings in Europe, the cruise ship will head to Fort Lauderdale and offer seven-night cruises to the Eastern and Western Caribbean.
Carnival Cruise Line’s third and final Vista-class ship, Carnival Panorama will homeport in Long Beach, California and sail weeklong cruises to the Mexican Riviera. The ship is scheduled to debut in December.
MSC Cruises is taking their popular Meraviglia class ships and making it even bigger. As the first of two Meraviglia Plus class ships, the vessel will be the largest in MSC’s growing fleet. The ship will feature new shows from Cirque du Soleil at Sea and begin sailing into Europe in November.