Royal Caribbean International will no longer require any of its cruise passengers to be vaccinated for COVID-19 as it had previously planned. In a press release Friday announcing cruises for sale on 8 of its ships from U.S. ports this summer, starting with Freedom of the Seas from Port Miami on July 2, the company said it will recommend passengers get the COVID-19 vaccine, … [Read more...] about No Vaccine Required for Royal Caribbean Cruises
Travelers can once again mark their calendars and set their sights on a summer full of long-awaited cruise vacations. Building on the excitement of its upcoming return to Alaska, Royal Caribbean International has announced that six of its award-winning ships will begin sailing from major U.S. cruise ports in Florida and Texas in July and August. The cruise line’s comeback … [Read more...] about Royal Caribbean Announces Return to US Cruising
Royal Caribbean received approval from the CDC to begin operating test cruises. Beginning test cruises represents a crucial step towards resuming cruises in the U.S. To all our colleagues, loyal guests and supporters all over the world, I am proud and pleased to share some bright and wonderful news! Boom! Onwards and upwards team!Michael bayley, RCCL president Royal … [Read more...] about CDC Approves Plan for Royal Caribbean Test Cruises!
President Joe Biden signed legislation that sets the stage for large ships to cruise this summer to Alaska. President Biden signed a bill passed by both the House and Senate that would allow foreign-flagged cruise ships to sail to and around Alaska from the U.S. without stopping at a foreign port, as required by the Passenger Vessel Services Act of 1886. The waiver of the … [Read more...] about Alaska Cruises Likely to Restart This Summer
Royal Caribbean International submitted their plan to begin conducting test cruises to the CDC; taking a step towards resuming U.S. cruises. Royal Caribbean Plan for Resuming US Cruises After securing port agreements, Royal Caribbean has confirmed it has submitted the first plan for a test cruise to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention … [Read more...] about Royal Caribbean Submits Plan for Resuming US Cruises