HERE’S WHAT ELSE IS HAPPENING:
Following the announcement of cruises to nowhere in Singapore, two cruise lines — Royal Caribbean and Dream Cruises — unveiled its slate of packages (to nowhere).
And it seems cruises to nowhere are quite a hit among Singapore residents.
First sailing almost sold out
In response to Mothership queries, managing director for Royal Caribbean Group Asia Pacific Angie Stephen shared that customer demand has “exceeded expectations”.
As cruises can only cater up to 50 per cent occupancy for now, Royal Caribbean’s Quantum of the Seas can accommodate up to approximately 2,000 guests at one time.
Bookings have gone up 500 per cent compared to the past two weeks and as of the time of writing, the first sailing on Dec. 1 is almost sold out.
The cruise line has seen a demand for its December sailings and it isn’t surprising since