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Major Changes Announced for Royal Caribbean Cruise Ships

Travel and Hotel News

July 27, 2011

A deluxe stateroom on Royal Caribbean International's Radiance of the Seas

With an investment of approximately $300 million, Royal Caribbean International plans to introduce its highest guest-rated programs from its Oasis-class ships to all of the vessels across its fleet. This pervasive revitalization program will include a variety of new additions to each ship, as well as enhanced technology, such as comprehensive shipboard Wi-Fi, iPod docking stations and interactive flat-panel TVs in staterooms. Among the many added amenities and facilities, guests will find LED video walls for outdoor entertainment, nurseries for babies and toddlers and new levels of stateroom accommodation. Foodies will appreciate the attention being paid to haute high-seas dining. Along with restaurants such as Izumi (pan-Asian fare) and Chops Grille (the cruise line's signature steakhouse), select ships will feature a chef's table experience co-hosted by the executive chef and sommelier. Upgrades began this spring with Radiance of the Seas and will continue on additional ships through 2014.

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