5 Cruise Ships With Really Cool Features

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The accommodation and cruising industries have constantly developed and evolved in the last decades, reaching almost unbelievable levels and results nowadays. Modern cruise ships have considerably improved and exceeded the high level set by the most famous example in the world, the Titanic.

Let’s Discover The Cruise Ships:

Each of the most popular and acclaimed cruise ships today thrives for perfection offering their passengers a unique and unforgettable experience. If you do not have a favorite cruise ship by now, we will help you decide, presenting the most incredible innovations of the top leaders in the industry.

1. Royal Caribbean’s Ovation of the Seas

The third installment coming from Royal Caribbean exquisite school of sail, the Ovation of the Seas features a wide range of hi-tech innovations that will most likely leave its guests mesmerized. From a “virtual balcony”, reflecting the look of an actual veranda through an HD flat screen TV, to the FlowRider simulator for surf, as well as the sky diving simulator from RipCord which guarantees a great time on a board, this ship promises to deliver one of the most fun cruising adventures ever. Its “coupe du grace” will consist in the North Star gondola, which will propel guests over 300 feet in a capsule made of glass.

2. Royal Caribbean’s Harmony of the Seas

One of the largest sailing ships on Earth, the Harmony of the Seas has a capacity of 5,479 passengers adults and children and just as many means of entertaining its guests. Besides ice-skating rinks, climbing walls and a jungle gym hall on multiple platforms, its main and most innovative attraction has to be the Ultimate Abyss, the largest and darkest water slide ever created.

3. Regent’s Seven Seas Explorer

Possibly the most luxurious cruise ship ever, the Seven Seas Explorer can hold an exclusive maximum of 750 passengers. “Baptized” by Princess Charlene of Monaco, this has to be the most stylish and exquisite cruise ever. From personal butlers to individual iPhone docking stations, all-suite accommodations and even impressive Broadway-style performances, Regent’s Seven Seas Explorer manages to surprise and mesmerize in everything. By far the most acclaimed and desired facility has to be the world-renowned Canyon Ranch Spa Club.

4. Holland America’s MS Koningsdam

Apart from a capacity of 2,650 guests and numerous possible suite choices, exquisite cuisine and an amazing swimming pool connected to three whirlpools, ms Koningsdam is most likely the most musical sailing experience you can find out there.

The feature is called “Music Walk” and will have guests experiencing famous musicians of the Lincoln Center Stage performing streaming each night, live musicians and live performances on a daily basis, plus the incredibly soulful B.B.Kings’ The Blues Club.

5. Carnival Vista

The first release of Vista, the Carnival, much like its name, promises a whirlwind of highly entertaining variations, which can definitely please all tastes. The ship features mini golf courses, exquisite outdoor spots such as the Havana Bar & Pool, mini-bowling, volleyball, table tennis and soccer, plus many more.

Nevertheless, its greatest attraction has to be the infamous SkyRide. Sustained by a monorail, guests can pedal their way around an 800-foot area, at impressive heights varying from 20 to 40 feet over the highest deck of the ship. This incredible and highly engaging feature is guaranteed to fill any guest with unexpected dosages of adrenaline and excitement.

All in all, modern day cruise ships have exceeded all accommodation standards and expectations, thus, in the end, choosing the most suitable one for your well-deserved vacation can only be based on the mood and the range of activities you incline more towards to. So no need to beware of the pirates, just enjoy the amazing cruises the world has to offer.

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