Cruise lines are navigating a sea of innovation to offer travellers unforgettable experiences. Cutting-edge technology is revolutionising the industry, environmental sustainability is a top priority and creating new, exciting onboard amenities like virtual reality entertainment, robotic bartenders, and interactive dining experiences are giving holidaymakers more reasons to choose to cruise than ever before!

Plus, themed cruises, such as food, wellness and adventure-focused journeys, are gaining popularity, catering to diverse traveller interests. As cruise lines continue to push boundaries, the future of cruising promises unparalleled adventures and innovations for globetrotters…

Silversea – Optimising a new vision of luxury.

Enter a new world of cruising aboard Silver Nova, the world’s first low-emissions cruise ship. Her revolutionary asymmetrical design, vast open areas and more space than ever before is just the beginning. Her pioneering structural innovations, make sure that every outdoor area aboard Silver Nova brings sweeping, unobstructed views, so you can enjoy that wow moment time after time. If it’s deep destination connection you want, coupled with extreme elegance and luxury, then isn’t it time you enjoyed the Nova way of travel?

And if food culture matters to you, then welcome aboard Silver Nova’s S.A.L.T. programme. The S.A.L.T. – Sea and Land Taste – programme offers guests an immersive gastronomical journey that goes far beyond the plate. From onboard dining to cooking classes and engaging shore experiences, S.A.L.T. is your opportunity to connect with your destination through its gastronomic culture. If you want to truly understand the lifeblood of your destination and literally travel with taste, then the S.A.L.T. experience is for you.

Celebrity – Prepare yourself for some of the best views aboard as you soar over the open ocean on the Magic Carpet®.

The highlight of Celebrity Cruises outward-facing vision, this incredible engineering feat is the world’s first cantilevered, floating platform that reaches heights of 13 stories above sea level.

The Magic Carpet is designed with comfortable seating, a full bar, and space for live music performances, so it truly is a destination itself on Celebrity Edge®. But depending on the positioning, its mood and function changes—providing exciting new venues, incredible visual perspectives, and a distinct experience on every deck it visits. Take your meeting or event to the next level with this innovative and transformative space that accommodates up to 100 guests.

Princess – Unlock a world of possibility with Princess MedallionClass™.

Princess MedallionClass enables impeccable personalisation and service, allowing you to get more out of your cruise. You’ll receive your very own Medallion – a quarter-sized device which can be worn several ways – carry it in your complimentary lanyard or purchase additional accessories to wear it as a bracelet, necklace or clip.

Here are just a few ways it makes your holiday that much better:

  • Your stateroom door unlocks as you approach. Hands full? No problem!
  • You can board your ship easily and start your holiday sooner.
  • You can stay connected with friends and fam back home – and via social media –with fast, reliable MedallionNet®️ Wi-Fi.
  • You can have whatever you need – burger, beer, jumper, sun cream – delivered wherever you are. Super handy.

Royal Caribbean – Step onboard the boldest ships at sea with Royal Caribbean.

Ever seen a robotic bartender? What about ice-skating in the middle of the ocean? Or a nighttime acrobatics display illuminated over the waves? Royal Caribbean’s ships are the most innovative on the seas with experiences beyond your wildest dreams.

And new for 2024, let us introduce you to Icon of the Seas. When anything can happen, the only thing you can expect, is the unexpected. Technology and artistry merge on the new Icon of the Seas, inspiring awe on a grand scale. Get swept away by innovation to a whole new dimension of awesome. Because icons don’t just steal the show — they change the way you see it forever.