Royal Caribbean will seat its Allure of the Seas in Barcelona as a starting point for their cruises in the Mediterranean.
The port of Barcelona is the most important in Europe in the sector of cruise ships and the fourth in the world after all three of the State of Florida. East 2014, is expected to reach 2.6 million cruise passengers, one 8.3, is the first time that a boat of this type operates continuously in Europe since so far it had done only in the Caribbean, taking Miami as a port of embarkation.
The Allure of of Seas, the cruise ship in the world with 361,5 meters in length and will be able to 7,400 passengers and 2,300 crew members, Barcelona as port base between May and October 2015, making a season full in Barcelona, the arrival of the vessel at Barcelona will be an economic impact of more than 27 million euros and converted to Spain in world reference for the cruise. The company expects that the Allure of the Seas will travel more than 150,000 passengers in 2015 (300,000 adding scales and shipments).
On the other hand the the twin brother of the Allure, the Oasis of you are, will visit Spain this September 2014 to make three cruises in the Mediterranean with Barcelona as port base in what will mark the beginning of the promising future of the Oasis class ships (Oasis of the Seas and Allure of the Seas) and the Spanish market.