World’s Luxury Cruise Ship Fleet Set to Double
I suppose one might wonder why they are building all of these ships. Well, the answer is really pretty simple:
- There are 80,000,000 baby boomers retiring at a rate of 10,000 every day.
- This demographic enjoys the “unpack once” ease of an ocean or river cruise.
Carol and I have made it our goal to personally sail on all of the luxury ocean and river cruise brands. And by luxury, we define that as 4-star and up. Furthermore, we tend not to care for ships with more than 1,000 passengers.
We sailed on one of those floating cities once and I wanted to jump overboard after the first day.
So far, Carol and I have sailed with Crystal Cruises (twice), Viking Ocean Cruises, Silversea Cruises, and Azamara Club Cruises. This photograph is one that I shot while sailing with Regent Seven Seas Cruises last summer.
So, want to know who is building all of these ships? Take a peek at this list from the folks at Cruise Industry News:
Wow. Quite the list. Right? Which one is on your bucket list?
If you would like to know the best way to book an ocean or river cruise, take a peek at this article.
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