On April 27, 2022 Celebrity Beyond’s maiden voyage will sail from Southampton, England. Ahead of this, Celebrity has released new details about the onboard entertainment options that guests can look forward to on their newest Edge series ship. This is particularly exciting, as entertainment has been one of the stand-out features of this series... read more
In recent years, Royal Caribbean has dedicated a lot of time, hard work, and money into creating their own evening shows. Each of these aims to wow the audience with some over-the-top demonstration of technology and stagecraft, and their latest creation, The Effectors, is no exception. There were a few moments in this show that were unlike anything we'd seen on land or sea. How did it work as a show though? Well, if you're going strictly for the story, I'd skip it, but don't cancel your evening cruise plans just yet. read more
Cruise lines want to remind the world what awaits when cruising returns, and Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) is taking to streaming to whet our whistles. Thursday evening kicked off their new docuseries, “EMBARK – The Series”. Is it a commercial? A documentary? Both? read more
I often find on a seven-night cruise that there ends up being one day where I do almost nothing. Sometimes this is planned, sometimes it happens by accident. Today we got a late start, learned of two itinerary changes, took it very easy, but ultimately had a lovely day. read more
Celebrity Edge offers a space all the way aft (at the back) that has tall windows, wrapping around over 180 degrees, where you can dine, get a hand-crafted cocktail, read a book, sit outside, or experience the amazing performers in a rather unconventional display of talents. The name of this space? Eden. Together, the aforementioned elements create not a venue, or a show, but an experience. This experience is so unique that we... read more
When cruising Celebrity Edge, we found that Eden isn't just a bar, restaurant, show, cafe, or lounge - nor is it all those things smashed into one space. Struggling to describe Eden, and especially the experiences this fantastic space provides, we decided it would be best to dedicate an entire episode to just this topic. We've also linked to a number of relevant photos in the notes below.
Our first full day on Seaside was exactly the pace I enjoy: relaxed. Between the two of us, a long week of moving and a week of international travel meant we took things easy today, but still feel we took in a lot of what Seaside has to offer (as well as a nap). We enjoyed meals, some sun, entertainment, and the best stage show I've seen at sea. read more