MEDIA & PRESS

February 2017

7 NIGHT-TIME EXPERIENCES NOT TO MISS IN SINGAPORE

– By Meetings & Conventions Asia –

Singapore offers a vibrant entertainment and culture scene with plenty of exciting things to do. Read on for ideas on what to add to your itineraries, from a unique sunset sail on a ‘pirate ship’, a cool dining experience in a tipi tent to hidden bars worth exploring during an outing…

November 2016

A LETTER FROM BUCKINGHAM PALACE

– By Captain Nick Wright, CVO, Royal Navy –

The Princess Royal has asked me to thank you very much indeed for welcoming her on board the Royal Albatross during her recent visit to Singapore as President of the Royal Agricultural Society of the Commonwealth. Her Royal Highness was very pleased to have the opportunity to meet two of her charities, the Mission to Seafarers and Riding for the Disabled…

PRINCESS ANNE PROVIDES ROYAL GLITZ TO MISSION IN SINGAPORE

– TRADE WINDS – By Jonathan Boonzainer –

Her Royal Highness Princess Anne paid a visit to the Mission To Seafarers new drop-in centre in Singapore’s Jurong Port last week. The Princess Royal, ardent supporter and patron of the Mission, met with staff, supporters and young cadets from Singapore’s maritime training institutions…

PRINCESS ANNE IN JURONG TO SUPPORT 2 CHARITIES

– THE STRAITS TIMES – By Fabian Koh –

It was bows and curtsies aplenty at Jurong Port yesterday, as Her Royal Highness Princess Anne met members and others involved with the Riding for the Disabled Association (RDA) of Singapore and the Mission to Seafarers Singapore (MTSS). Princess Anne is the patron of the RDA and president of the Mission to Seafarers, worldwide. Here for the Commonwealth Agricultural Conference, she arrived on Tuesday and will leave today…

October 2016

SAILING INTO THE SUNSET, LITERALLY

-By 8 Days magazine –

A new cruise from Sentosa lets you chase the sunset while sipping on champagne and supping on grilled meat. Did we mention it all happens on a traditionally-rigged vessel – complete with billowing sails – that looks like it floated straight out of a century past? …

2 HOURS ON BOARD THE ROYAL ALBATROSS’S SUNSET SAIL

– By The Resorts World Sentosa Blog – RWScoop –

When I heard I’ll be going on a sunset sail on ‘Batman’s private yacht’, the first things that came to mind were champagne under the pink of dusk followed by starlit dinner and smooth saxophone jazz. I was spot on about what awaited me onboard the Royal Albatross – the same tall ship featured in the 2008 Batman movie, The Dark Knight, as the private yacht of Batman’s alter ego, Bruce Wayne…

SAIL AND DINE ON BATMAN’S YACHT

– THE STRAITS TIMES – By Bryna Singh –

A luxury tall ship that was featured in the 2008 Batman movie, The Dark Knight, is Resorts World Sentosa’s latest attraction. The integrated resort is offering weekend sunset sails on board the Royal Albatross. The first cruise sets sail at 6pm today and will take guests around Singapore’s coastline for 21/2 hours while they enjoy dinner, drinks and music on board…

September 2016

IN THE LAP OF LUXURY

– By Avanti Nim –

THE definition of luxury is hard to pinpoint exactly, but you know it when you see it. Being surrounded by a wide range of yachts and sailing boats, vintage cars, timepieces, and champagne might be enough for some, but if you’re looking for something more, luxury lifestyle event Singapore Rendezvous will even throw in “the best sunset in all of Singapore.”…

ROYAL ALBATROSS OPENS TO PUBLIC AT RESORTS WORLD SENTOSA

– Press Release –

SINGAPORE, 22 September 2016 – Romantics and lovebirds rejoice! A sunset sail is now the latest new attraction at Resorts World Sentosa (RWS). A first for Southeast Asia, the two-and-a-half hour cruise around the beautiful coastlines of Singapore takes place onboard the Royal Albatross – a fourmasted 22-sail luxury Tall Ship berthed along the promenade adjacent to Adventure Cove Waterpark at RWS….

June 2016

SINGAPORE IN FOCUS

– By Jackie Gordon –

Singapore never fails to surprise me! I was there recently for the 5th time in three years and as always left amazed with what the destination has to offer. The main highlights for me this time were the exclusive venues that have been refurbished and revitalised – all perfect for your next extra-special event or celebration! …

MEET JANE SEYMOUR IN STYLE

– Hosted by Royal Albatross, a 4-course degustation menu with Jane Seymour –

Yes, Jane Seymour is more than just a mother of six and a ballerina. Having starred as Bond girl in Live and Let Die, as Queen Marie-Antoinette in La Revolution francaise and an appearance in Young Winston as Winston Churchill’s lover, Jane Seymour OBE, who has an Emmy award, makes her Asian debut as ‘Florence Lancaster’ in The Vortex with the leading production house, British Theatre Playhouse. The show is now on at Jubilee Hall in Rafes Hotel Singapore until May 15. You do not want to miss this! …

January 2016

CORPORATE DESTINATIONS IN ASIA – SINGAPORE VS HONGKONG

–  SCARLETT Entertainment & Events –

South East Asia is fast becoming one of the world’s principle MICE destinations and an attractive option for business travellers and corporate event planners as a result of numerous government lead initiatives. Whilst China, a country undergoing rapid cultural change, faces dizzying modernisation as huge creative and commercial centres spring up across the county. So as Southeast Asia and China battle it out for the title of the world’s most attractive destination for corporate events, we take a look at two of the big runners: Singapore and Hong Kong…

November 2015

MISSION RASI

– The Mission to Seafarers –

Mission RASI, involves two replica 19th Century Cornish Pilot Boats being rowed over 140km, taking on the seas and shipping lanes (not to mention two live military firing ranges) to complete a non-stop circumnavigation of the island of Singapore…

October 2015

6 ROMANTIC WEDDING DRESSES FOR BREEZY BEACH OR YACHT CELEBRATIONS

– By HER WORLD BRIDES –

Look gorgeous in any of these lightweight, breezy gowns when you say “I do” on board a luxurious yacht or by a pretty seaside. Whether you’re looking to have an intimate wedding aboard a yacht, or take unique wedding photos on the high seas, don’t miss these creations that look good, and enable you to move around easily…

TALL SHIP ROYAL ALBATROSS WINS TWO MAJOR ACCOLADES

– Press Release –

SINGAPORE, 8 OCTOBER 2015 – TALLSHIP ADVENTURES PTE LTD is proud to announce that Tall Ship Royal Albatross won two major awards at the MICE ASIA PACIFIC 2015 conference at Suntec City. Most Inspiring MICE Venue & Best Event Networking Venue…

TALL SHIP ROYAL ALBATROSS WINS TWO MAJOR ACCOLADES

– Press Release –

SINGAPORE, 8 OCTOBER 2015 – TALLSHIP ADVENTURES PTE LTD is proud to announce that Tall Ship Royal Albatross won two major awards at the MICE ASIA PACIFIC 2015 conference at Suntec City. Most Inspiring MICE Venue & Best Event Networking Venue…

July 2015

SET SAIL ON THE ROYAL ALBATROSS

– By RWSCOOP –

If you’ve harboured fantasies of sailing into the sunset in grandeur, the Royal Albatross is just your ticket. The ship is currently docked next to the Historic Ship Harbour, on the pathway between S.E.A. Aquarium and Adventure Cove Waterpark. Known as a Barquentine Tall Ship, the 47m super yacht boasts 22 sails and four masts. With all her sails unfurled, she is certainly a sight to behold….

June 2015

SETTING SAIL

– By NOWSINGAPORE –

April saw the launch of the Royal Albatross, a luxurious tall ship operating from a special pontoon at Resort World Sentosa. Offering charter tours out to Singapore’s smaller islands, the Royal Albatross is the only tall ship available for luxury charter in Asia and provides a unique way to explore Singapore’s waters….

UP TO SAIL

– By Harper’s Bazaar –

They say it’s not the destination but the journey that matters. This rings especially true for Royal Albatross, Asia’s tallest luxury super yacht. With it’s recent availability as Singapore’s largest chartered yacht, to say it offers a cruise of unparalleled luxury for up to 149 guests would be an understatement….

May 2015

BEST HOLIDAY EVER

– By Asia Pacific Boating –

Whether it’s for an afternoon, day, weekend or week. There’s no better way to get away from it all than hiring a boat and having an adventure on the water….

April 2015

ROYAL ALBATROSS SEEKS MICE BUSINESS WITH LUXURY CHARTERS

– By TTG ASIA –

IT IS full sails ahead for the newly refurbished Royal Albatross, the only tall ship in Asia specially designed for luxury corporate and private charters as well as dockside events. Owned and chartered by Singapore­based company Tall Ship Adventures, the ship berthing at Resorts World Sentosa has a sailing capacity for up to 149 guests for day and evening charters…

February 2015

RITE STUDENTS TRAIN FOR SUPERYACHT CAREER THROUGH TALL SHIP
ADVENTURES

– By Asia Pacific Boating –

Students from the Institute of Technical Education (ITE) will soon be able to enjoy careers in the expanding superyacht industry through collaboration between ITE and Tall Ship Adventures Pte Ltd – a local company operating Royal Albatross, a Tall Ship based in Singapore….

SCARED OF WATER, BUT POLY STUDENT WINS SCHOLARSHIP TO WORK ON SUPERYACHT

– By TNP SG –

When you are afraid of the open sea and do not know how to swim, the last place you would want to work is on a yacht. But that’s exactly where Miss Zurinah Sha’e ended up, and she’s now loving every minute of it. “You get to travel to many different places and see many different kinds of people, and all this while getting paid,” she said…

January 2015

ITE STUDENTS SET SAIL FOR A SUPERYACHT CAREER

– Media Release –

ITE students set sail for a Superyacht career through exclusive partnership with Tall Ship Adventures. Students from the ITE will soon be able to embark collaboration between ITE and Tall Ship Adventures Pte Ltd – A local company operating the Royal Albatross, Asia’s only luxury tall ship…

April 2014

MAKE A WISH

– By Light Talk –

The ship is currently docked behind RWS aquarium at the pier facing mainland Singapore. The ship has great attention to details in all aspects including the lighting! LED technology has been used throughout including colourful scene sets and the light up of the sails. It apparently took 4 years to renovate the ship and at full capacity it can accommodate about 150 people…

THE ONLY LUXURY TALL SHIP IN SINGAPORE – THE ROYAL ALBATROSS

– By Richieast Luxury Lifestyle in Asia –

The Royal Albatross is a ship that was designed for luxury corporate and private charter parties and events. There are also other tall ships in the world but they are usually cadet training ones or even cruise ships this is why this ship is so popular among rich people. The ship has an impressive length of 47 meters and it is perfect even for big events…

FANCY BOATS, FAST CARS AND FASHIONISTAS:           SINGAPORE

– By Expat Explorers –

If you fancy brushing shoulders with luxury, a day out at the Singapore Yacht Show will be just up your street. From the tallest to the longest boats in the show, there is variety. S/Y Vertigo is a 67 metre, beautifully engineered floating palace. With five cabins it can sleep 12 guests as well as 12 crew. The attention to detail in the interior makes it a piece of art in itself, with sweeping curves and soft lines…

FBEST IN SHOW AT ASIA’S FINEST YACHT SHOWS

– By Boat Bookings –

Reminiscent of some of the stunning ships seen in The Pirates of the Caribbean, ROYAL ALBATROS is truly unique. A traditional square rig hoists 22 sails which makes her look just amazing. Rest assured, however that you will not be sleeping in hammocks and battling scurvy on board as per the pirates of old. Air conditioned throughout, she is luxuriously comfortable and with 2 bars, a stunning grand salon and state of the art lighting and audio-visual technology, she possesses all that you need for an unforgettable charter…

March 2014

SET SAIL ON SINGAPORE’S LUXURY SUPERYACHT

– By Straits Times –

Step inside the Royal Albatross, a 47m-long tall ship with 22 sails, spacious open decks, two bars, a restaurant-grade galley and five cabins with private bathrooms. The Singapore-based luxury superyacht will be welcoming visitors onboard for the first time at this year’s Singapore Yacht Show, held at One 15 Marina Club in Sentosa Cove from April 10-13…

SET SAIL ON SINGAPORE’S ONLY LUXURY TALL SHIP

– By Lifestyle Asia –

Celebrated as the world’s only four-masted luxury Tall Ship available for charter, The Royal Albatross has been specifically designed for luxury corporate and private charter events. Other tall ships in the world are either cruise ships or cadet training ships.Perfect for corporate, private or public events, the 47-metre ship has several large, traditionally rigged sails that are all easily distinguishable…

TIME TO SAIL

– By Prestige SG –

With the highly anticipated Singapore Yacht Show just around the corner, the air was abuzz with excitement as we stepped on­ board the Royal Albatross – the oldest vessel that will be on display at the upcoming event — for a sneak preview of things to come…

February 2014

MASTER OF THE SEA

– By New Paper –

The luxurious Royal Albatross cuts a formidable figure, with its 28m mast and 22 sails. She is quite a looker. That applies to both luxury sailing ship Royal Albatross and the ship’s officer Oriel Marshall…

ROYAL ALBATROSS ANCHORS AT RESORTS WORLD SENTOSA

– Press Release –

SINGAPORE, 24 FEBRUARY 2014 – Ahoy! A four-mast luxury tall ship will now feature prominently on the skyline of Singapore’s southern harbour precinct, as the Royal Albatross berthed at its new home at Resorts World Sentosa (RWS). A 47-metre long tall ship and the first based in Singapore, the Royal Albatross will be the only luxury tall ship for charter in Asia and is expected to begin service by the middle of 2014…