Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE,OSE: RCL) is the world’s second largest cruise company and
also offers unique land-tour vacations in Alaska, Asia, Australia/New Zealand, Canada, Dubai,
Europe and South America.
The company owns six brands, Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises, Pullmantur,
Azamara Club Cruises and CDF Croisières de France, as well as TUI Cruises through a 50 percent
joint venture. Together, these brands operate a combined total of 42 ships globally with a selection of
itineraries that call on approximately 490 destinations on all seven continents.
Onboard the ships, the brands offer an extensive array of activities, services and amenities,
including simulated surfing, swimming pools, sun decks, beauty salons, exercise and spa facilities,
ice skating rinks, in-line skating, basketball courts, rock climbing walls, miniature golf courses,
gaming facilities, lounges, bars, Las Vegas-style entertainment, cinemas and Royal Promenades,
which include interior shopping, dining and an entertainment boulevard.
The company’s brands will introduce eight more ships by the end of 2018, increasing the fleet to a total
capacity of approximately 130,900 berths.