This week, Carnival Corporation introduced the world to their industry-changing technology – the Ocean Medallion. And while it might sound like something you’d seek on a quest in a video game, it’s actually a small device that promises to have a big impact on the way you cruise. Expected to make its debut aboard Regal Princess this November (Princess is a division of Carnival), the interactive tech will slowly be rolled out across the entire fleet.
What Is It?
Put in the simplest terms, the Ocean Medallion is most similar to the MagicBands which are used by Walt Disney World’s guests, and will essentially help passengers navigate every step of the cruise. In fact, Ocean actually stands for One Cruise Experience Access Network. The device itself is small enough to be carried around in y