“When you’re at sea, you were historically very much disconnected. And as we know, Millennials in particular are always on and connectivity is an incredibly important part of their lifestyle. [We’ve] invested in technology that will allow our ships to have more connectivity than the entire cruise industry combined. … People are inclined, at all ages, to want to share their experiences, not after they get home, but real-time. That is just human nature now, because we have social media.
“It comes back to really being connected. So that the kind of vacation people are used to having on land, they’ll be able to extend at sea, without any barriers or hindrances.”
- Carol Schuster, Royal Caribbean International, in Forbes