Attack of the megaships: it’s time to call a halt

This spring, the world’s biggest cruise ship will hit the waves, as Royal Caribbean launches its new Symphony of the Seas, with an amazing capacity of 6,780 passengers. It will join a growing fleet of megaships now plying the oceans of the world, each carrying enough cruisers to fill a small town. It’s an incredible feat — but at what cost?


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