The Philippines welcomes Asia’s largest cruise ship: Royal Caribbean’s Ovation of the Seas makes its first-ever stop at Manila and Subic Bay

Ovation of The Seas (Courtesy Royal Caribbean International)Royal Caribbean’s Ovation of the Seas made its maiden call to the Philippines, docking first at Subic Bay and then Manila the following day. It is the largest ever cruise ship to dock at any port in the Philippines, with a record number of 4,600 guests from around the world on a five-night cruse from Hong Kong. (