Behind the Scenes of the World’s Largest Cruise Ship

The Allure of the Seas is the largest passenger ship ever constructed and the statistics are simply mind-boggling:

– 225,282 GRT (gross register tonnage)
– 1,187 feet (362 meters) long
– 215 feet (66 meters) wide
– 213 feet (65 meters) high from the water line
– 30 feet (9.1 meters) draft
– 22 knots cruising speed
– 16 passenger decks, 24 passenger elevators
– 4 bow thrusters with 7,500 horse power each
– 5,400 guests (double occupancy), 6,318 guests total, 2,384 crew (from appx. 80 countries)
– 2,706 staterooms

THE KITCHEN

THE CAPTAIN’S DECk

THE LAUNDRY ROOM

THE ENGINE ROOM

FOOD STORAGE