Norwegian & Carnival: “Like a Cadillac Compared to a Kia”

January 4, 2013 | By | 4 Comments

In comparing Carnival and Norwegian, 305Fraggle awarded high marks to the latter after her latest Bahamas cruise onboard Norwegian Sky. In seven categories, from price, balcony space and service, to food and drink, entertainment and the ship itself, 305Fraggle depicts her previous cruise on Carnival Imagination to be a three-ring circus compared with her experience onboard Norwegian– a ship that, for her, felt more like “a hotel that moves.” Read 305Fraggle’s full review to hear the riveting breakdown of how she became “truly a Norwegian.”
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    4 Responses to “Norwegian & Carnival: “Like a Cadillac Compared to a Kia””

    1. Mia
      January 5th, 2013 @ 8:54 am

      I agree, as I get older, I appreciate the finer things that Norwegian brings versus Carnival. It’s also like comparing a Hilton to a Holiday Inn. Are you there for a nice vacation, or just a place to slepp.

    2. Highwaydude
      January 7th, 2013 @ 12:39 pm

      I wouldn’t say Carnival is compared to KIA. KIA makes some great vehicles which are just as good as Cadillac. The last time I was on a Carnival Cruise I felt it more compared to walking around Walmart then to Macy’s. That would be a better comparison.

    3. Kay
      January 7th, 2013 @ 1:54 pm

      I agree about the differences in quality of cruise lines. Now that you’ve taken the step up from Carnival to NCL, take a giant leap and try Celebrity. We’ve been on 17 cruises (so far) including Carnival, NCL, Renaissance, Royal Caribbean, Princess and Celebrity. We’re leaving this weekend on a Celebrity Equinox cruise, our favorite cruise line.

    4. Nclluva
      January 7th, 2013 @ 6:57 pm

      Ncl all day every day .i love their ships,their service and Free style cruising!

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