Ship & Shore Meeting & Event Planning recently returned from a visit to Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and was among the first to experience Royal Caribbean International's highly anticipated and newest cruise ship, Oasis of the Seas.
Some of the unique features onboard Oasis of the Seas include the Central Park neighborhood, the first park at sea with more than 12,000 plants and trees; the Boardwalk neighborhood, a family oriented environment with a hand carved carousel and the AquaTheater, an amphitheater that services as a pool by day and a dazzling oceanfront aquatic theater by night, a thrilling zip wire ride that races diagonally 90 feet above the Boardwalk; and new categories of onboard accommodations, including 28 bi-level loft suites with double height, floor-to-ceiling windows offering incomparable vistas.
Oasis of the Seas is the largest and most revolutionary cruise ship in the world. An Architectural marvel at sea, spanning 16 decks, encompassing 225, 282 gross registered tons, carrying 5,400 guests at double occupancy, and featuring 2,700 staterooms. Oasis of the Seas is the first ship to tout the cruise line's new neighborhood concept of seven distinct themed areas, which includes Central Park, Boardwalk, the Royal Promenade, the Pool and Sports Zone, Vitality at Sea Spa and Fitness Center, Entertainment Place and Youth Zone.
The ship sails throughout the Caribbean from Fort Lauderdale, Florida on 7-night cruises.