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Royal Caribbean International

Azamara Journey cruise ship goes under luxurious knife

Azamara Club Cruises, the luxury brand of the Royal Caribbean family of cruise lines, has debuted the new look to Azamara Journey, fresh off a two-week overhaul.

"There is no area on the ship that has not been touched," said line president and CEO Larry Pimentel.

One of two ships in the high-end line's fleet, the 690-passenger vessel sails unique itineraries throughout the year, currently sailing from Miami through March with plans to return in November. The line has tried to set itself apart from competing luxury brands like Seabourn and Crystal by focusing on its destinations, especially offering more time in port including overnight stays on most of its...