Monarch of the Seas sailing over to Pullmantur

Royal Caribbean Cruises has announced the transfer of Monarch of the Seas from its Royal Caribbean International cruise brand to its Pullmantur brand, a cruise and tour operator based in Madrid, Spain. Monarch of the Seas will transfer to Pullmantur on April 1, 2013 following its last sailing for Royal Caribbean, which departs on March 29, 2013. With the incorporation of Monarch of the Seas, Pullmantur will increase its total guest capacity by nearly 25% and meet a rising demand for the brand’s distinctive All Inclusive-style cruise holidays. (