CRUISE LINE: Oceania
STAR RATING: 4.5 PASSENGER CAPACITY: 1,258 TOTAL CREW: 800 PASSENGER DECKS: 11 ENTERED SERVICE: 2011
TONNAGE: 66,084 FACILITIES: multiple dining venues (six open-seating with no surcharge), six bars and lounges, Culinary Center, Artist Loft enrichment centre, Canyon Ranch Spa Club, library, casino, pool, three hot tubs, fitness track, activities court, golf putting green, paddle tennis.
BOOKINGS: 10-day Sparkling South Pacific cruise on Marina is priced from $3,940 per person twin share (inside cabin). oceaniacruises.com
Clockwise from left: turtle in the lagoon, Bora Bora; red ginger flower, Bora Bora; Marina; afternoon tea; Baristas cafe; pork belly at Waves Grill