Restaurant

Royal Caribbean has a $250 million private island for its cruise passengers that has a 135-foot-tall waterslide - here's what it looks like

8 days ago   |   By

Royal Caribbean
In May, Royal Caribbean International opened Perfect Day at CocoCay, a private island in the Bahamas available to passengers on the company's ships.
The company spent $250 million on the island, installing features such as a 135-foot-tall waterslide and a 1,600-foot-long zip-line course.
There are also restaurants, cabanas, and an infinity pool.
Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.
In May, Royal Caribbean International opened Perfect Day at CocoCay, a private island in the Bahamas available to passengers on the company's ships.
The company spent $250 million...
Read more ...

 

Paul Allen's 414-foot superyacht is for sale for $325 million. Take a look at the late Microsoft cofounder's yacht, which has 2 helipads and a glass-bottomed underwater lounge

Paul Allen's 414-foot superyacht is for sale for $325 million. Take a look at the late Microsoft cofounder's yacht, which has 2 helipads and a glass-bottomed underwater lounge

8 days ago   |   By

Dave Benett/Getty Images
Paul Allen's former 414-foot superyacht is for sale for 295 million euros , or about $325 million, yacht brokerage Burgess told Business Insider.
The Lürssen-built yacht, Octopus , has eight decks, an elevator, a cinema, two helipads, and a glass-bottomed underwater observation lounge.
The yacht, which Allen reportedly paid about $200 million to have built, has been spotted cruising all around the world in places like Cannes , Hong Kong , Argentina, the Philippines, and even Antarctica .
The late Microsoft cofounder was known to throw lavish themed parties on board...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Restaurant      Restaurants      Cruise      Business      Caribbean      Cruises      Boats      Features      BITranspo      Royal Caribbean      Perfect Day at CocoCay      Royal Caribbean Cruises      Cruise Lines      Cruise Ships      BISelect      RCL      Theme      Places      Place      Hong Kong      BI Select      Arts & Culture      Paul Allen      Octopus      Superyachts      Billionaires      Microsoft  


Interesting Facts About Dubai Miracle Garden

Dubai Miracle Garden - The World's biggest flower Garden located in Dubai. Plan your trip to Dubai & visit this garden. Before visiting go through these interesting facts... Read more ...

Interesting Facts About Dubai Miracle Garden

Dubai Miracle Garden - The World's biggest flower Garden located in Dubai. Plan your trip to Dubai & visit this garden. Before visiting go through these interesting facts... Read more ...

Experience the magical ambience of the fall season by visiting the best...

Autumn is one of the fascinating seasons for a holiday in Italy. This beautiful season comes with a round of fresh wine, delightful delicacies, and vibrant colors that will... Read more ...

White House Press Secretary Stephanie Grisham responds to Anderson Cooper...

White House Press Secretary Stephanie Grisham responds to Anderson Cooper segment blasting her: 'CNN has lost sight of the fact that we are human beings'

John Lamparski/WireImage, REUTERS/Carlos Barria Anderson Cooper made fun of White House Press Secretary Stephanie Grisham's response to a question on an alleged "quid pro quo... Read more ...

Since interest rates dropped in September, most high-yield savings accounts...

Since interest rates dropped in September, most high-yield savings accounts require more money and more fees, but a few of them are still a great deal

Westend61/Getty The best high-yield savings accounts are those earning at least a 2% annual percentage yield . While there are a handful of accounts that offer over 2% APY... Read more ...

Forget Google's new Pixel 4 - here are 8 reasons you should actually buy the...

Forget Google's new Pixel 4 - here are 8 reasons you should actually buy the $500 Pixel 3 instead

Antonio Villas-Boas/Business Insider The Pixel 4 is Google's new flagship, but Pixel 3 owners shouldn't necessarily feel the need to upgrade. Starting at $500, the Pixel 3 is... Read more ...

The world's top-earning YouTube star is an 8-year-old boy who made $22...

The world's top-earning YouTube star is an 8-year-old boy who made $22 million in a single year reviewing toys

Pocket.Watch The 8-year-old Ryan Kaji of YouTube's Ryan ToysReview generated $22 million in revenue in a single year from his YouTube fame, according to Forbes in its most... Read more ...

Elizabeth Warren's and Bernie Sanders' 'free' college idea would be a...

Elizabeth Warren's and Bernie Sanders' 'free' college idea would be a disaster for international students

Mike Blake/Reuters Both Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders, who are 2020 Democratic presidential candidates, have proposed plans to make public universities free for... Read more ...

Report From the October 2019 St. Louis Chapter Gathering

Report From the October 2019 St. Louis Chapter Gathering

The October 2019 St. Louis Chapter meeting featured an engaging program by artist Amanda Jolly and her husband Scott focusing on the Kutsch district of Gujarat in western... Read more ...

Open enrollment runs from November 1st to December 15th, but there are 2...

Open enrollment runs from November 1st to December 15th, but there are 2 possible ways to get health insurance if you miss it

Shutterstock For most states, open enrollment for 2020 coverage begins on November 1st and ends December 15th. If you miss the open enrollment period, you generally won't be... Read more ...

These are the 6 universities that produced the most CEOs out of companies...

These are the 6 universities that produced the most CEOs out of companies going public this year

REUTERS/Mike Blake 2019 has been filled with some notable initial public offerings, but rarely do we stop to consider which universities the executives of these companies hail... Read more ...

Shane Dawson and Jeffree Star used placement in their documentary to nab a...

Shane Dawson and Jeffree Star used placement in their documentary to nab a multimillion dollar Morphe contract

Shane Dawson / YouTube Shane Dawson is releasing a makeup line with Jeffree Star and the pair have been using a 9-part docuseries to promote it. In the fourth episode of the... Read more ...

I spent years ignoring my money after the shock of the Great Recession, but...

I spent years ignoring my money after the shock of the Great Recession, but now I wish I could tell my younger self 6 lessons I've learned since

Westend61/Getty Images I turned 20 in 2009, in the middle of the Great Recession, and watching my parents' careers turn upside down shocked me into paralysis. For years, I... Read more ...