latest vessel, the Ruby Princess
, is to have a host of "new shipboard services" and special features, it has been reported.
The ship, which launches next month, will have an expanded internet and telephone coverage, as well as a range of new and exciting meal options.
Guests will also have the opportunity to partake in new enrichment programmes and watch two new stage shows.
Jan Swartz, Princess senior vice president, commented: "The new features aboard Ruby Princess are a perfect example of our commitment to provide passengers with the widest array of intriguing options to customise their cruise vacation."
Some of the new features being introduced on the ship include guest-participation entertainment events, a children's Wizard Academy and the Ultimate Ship Tour, which offers guests the chance to find out what goes on "backstage".
In related news, the Star Princess last week emerged transformed after a three-week drydock stay.
Written by Fiona Mayers