The Problem with Cruising in China Is … Chinese Cruisers

Chinese Cruise Passengers
As a recent incident onboard a Royal Caribbean International cruise from Shanghai, China, illustrated, Chinese cruise passengers are an entirely different species from North Americans or Europeans. Because of a looming typhoon, the decision was taken by RCI to reroute the cruise from three calls in Japan to three calls in South Korea.

Not placated by RCI’s compensation of free lobster dinners and complimentary Wi-Fi, some 300 guests refused to leave Quantum of the Seas after it returned to Shanghai, … Read the rest