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On Board share their cruise experiences at home by cooking meals for their friends that represent the destinations they explored during the voyage,” said Kelly. Guests attending classes in the Culinary Arts Kitchen will receive highly individualized instruction, as each student will cook from their own personal workstation for authentic, hands-on training, and see close-up details on large-screen monitors. Eighteen individual cooking stations sit atop three long curved rows with white quartzite countertops and stainless-steel accents. The workstations are fully equipped with top-of-the-line induction cooktops, stainless steel sinks and a comprehensive collection of additional cooking essentials. The state-of-the-art culinary center also features floor-to-ceiling windows to offer magnificent ocean vista views from its perch on Deck 11.

VIRGIN VOYAGES CONTINUES TO SHAKE IT UP Virgin Voyages is now literally shaking it up with an exclusive on-demand champagne delivery service, ‘Shake for Champagne,’ paired with a newly revealed luxurious champagne lounge and caviar bar, Sip. Continuing to create the most irresistible experiences at sea, Virgin Voyages is enabling Sailors to request champagne, anywhere onboard Scarlet Lady, with a simple shake of their phone. When the Virgin Voyages Sailor App is shaken, a secret Virgin Voyages Champagne button is revealed, and with just one press, a bottle of Möet Chandon Impérial will be delivered to the Sailor in an eye-catching, gleaming Virgin red champagne bucket sure to make everyone around envious. “It is never too early for champagne, and there is always something to toast to while aboard Scarlet Lady. We want our Sailors to enjoy a glamorous holiday and what better way to feel like a RockStar than a sip of bubbly whenever and wherev36 FOURTH QUARTER 2019 | TRAVEL & CRUISE

er you want it,” said Tom Mcalpin, CEO, Virgin Voyages. Sip is a decadent lounge designed to be enjoyed with a chilled glass of bubbles. Featuring a diverse curation of champagne labels. In a nod to Virgin’s quintessential British heritage and eccentricity, Sip will offer a signature afternoon high tea, which will delight the eyes as well as the taste buds, while celebrating oceanic elements. Serene Spa & Wellness is a destination-inspired spa exclusively on Regent Seven Seas Cruises.

OCEANIA DEBUTS NEW AQUAMAR SPA + VITALITY CENTER Oceania Cruises recently debuted the Aquamar Spa + Vitality Center, which is currently being rolled out across all of its six ships. As part of the brand’s continued OceaniaNEXT enhancements, the Center extends well beyond a traditional spa, offering a complete and original collection of holistic wellness encounters both on board and ashore that supports all dimensions of wellness while encouraging a lifestyle of health and longevity. “Our guests love balance – they’re active, they’re leading rich and fulfilled lives. For them, wellness is not a pursuit, it’s a lifestyle,” said Bob Binder, president & CEO, Oceania Cruises. Drawing on inspiration from the fundamental benefits of travel and discovery as well as guest input, Aquamar Spa + Vitality Center was created from top to bottom by Oceania Cruises and offers an array of wellness encounters designed to enhance the guest experience and encourage personal renewal. From rejuvenating treatments and Aquamar Vitality Cuisine to Wellness Discovery Tours by Aquamar, all have been uniquely curated to encompass the brand’s core pillars: the finest cuisine at sea, alluring destinations and intimate and luxurious ships.

REGENT DEBUTS DESTINATIONINSPIRED SPA BRAND Regent Seven Seas Cruises has introduced a new globally inspired spa brand that debuted across its five-ship fleet this winter. Serene Spa & Wellness offers exclusive treatments integrating techniques and ingredients from destinations around the world, creating a tranquil haven of health, beauty and wellness that offers restorative treatments and services to soothe both the body and mind. The groundbreaking menu of services reflects treatments originating from many of the 450 destinations to which the cruise line sails, and includes globally renowned ELEMIS facial therapies, body treatments, massages, manicures, pedicures, luxury Kérastase salon services, fitness classes, and personal training, plus a series of wellness tours and nutritionally mindful cuisine selections served in restaurants on board.

SEABOURN ADDS NEW TREATMENTS TO ONBOARD MINDFUL LIVING PROGRAM Seabourn, in partnership with OneSpaWorld, has introduced even more treatments to its fleet-wide mindful living program, Spa & Wellness with Dr. Andrew Weil. The program offers guests a holistic spa and wellness experience, which includes unique optional treatments such as acupuncture and crystal

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Travel & Cruise 4th Quarter 2019  

4th quarter edition of Travel & Cruise Magazine. Published quarterly, Travel & Cruise is the official magazine of the FCCA, CLIA and the cru...

Travel & Cruise 4th Quarter 2019  

4th quarter edition of Travel & Cruise Magazine. Published quarterly, Travel & Cruise is the official magazine of the FCCA, CLIA and the cru...

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