Splendour of the Seas

The most stunning view from a cruise ship anywhere in the world has to be the slow glide past Venice,  with its intricate ballet of gondolas and speedboats and its eternal skyline that’s inspired centuries of artists. But it’s about to fade into history. At least that’s what …

WALLACE IMMEN takes a look at ship refurbs that are adding some firsts. Here’s the lowdown on what’s coming to many well-loved ships in 2012 and beyond. Ice bars, spa staterooms, multiple alternative restaurants, gastro pubs and wi-fi access everywhere are among the “wow” factors on …