Royal Caribbean International was founded in 1968 by three companies Anders Wilhelmsen & Company I.M. Skaugen & Company, and Gotaas Larsen, their first ship the Song of Norway, came into service in 1970 and 12 months later the Nordic Prince was added to the fleet, the company continued to expand and went public on the New York Stock Exchange in 1993.
As of 2012 royal Caribbean have a fleet of 21 cruise ships including the world’s largest cruise ship, Allure of the Seas.


allure-of-the-seas  Allure of the Seas
Adventure of The Seas  Adventure of the Seas 
Brilliance-of-the-seas  Brilliance of the Seas
Enchantment-Of-The-Seas  Enchantment of the Seas 
explorer  Explorer of the Seas 
Freedom of the Seas  Freedom of the Seas 
grandeur of the seas  Grandeur of the Seas 
the-independence-of-the-seas  Independence of the Seas 
jewel  Jewel of the Seas 
legend  Legend of the Seas 
liberty  Liberty of the Seas 
majesty  Majesty of the Seas 
Mariner of the seas  Mariner of the Seas 
navigator  Navigator of the Seas 
oasis of the seas  Oasis of the Seas 
radiance of the seas  Radiance of the Seas 
rhapsody  Rhapsody of the Seas 
Serenade Of The Seas  Serenade of the Seas 
SplendourOfTheSea  Splendour of the Seas 
VOYAGER SEAS-thumb  Voyager of the Seas 
vision  Vision of the Seas 

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Infamous Captain's

Captain E.J. Smith - captain of the RMS Titanic died when the ship hit an iceburg and sank in 1912.

Captain Joseph Hazelwood

- was the negligent captain of the Exxon Valdez during its 1989 oil spill.

Edward Teach (Blackbeard) - was the notorious English pirate captain of the Queen anne's Revenge, killed in battle 1718

Francesco Schettino - Captain of the Costa Concordia at the time when she ran aground and partially sank on the night of 13 January 2012 near Isola del Giglio, Tuscany, Italy.

David Lewry - was the Captain of the herald of free enterprise car ferry which capsized on the 6 March 1987 after leaving the Belgian port of Zeebrugge with her bow doors still open, causing the deaths of 193 people.

Mauro Balomaga - was the captain of the MV Rena container ship that  ran aground near Tauranga, New Zealand On 5 October 2011 resulting in an oil spill and 88 of her containers to fall in to the sea,the captain was jailed for 7 months for his part in the disaster.

Captain James Hook - is a fictional character from the popular novel and movie peter pan,  known for wearing a hook after his right hand was eaten by a crocodile.