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1,289 Carnival First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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146
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Not bad at all cdockrey
07/14
This was my first cruise my wife and I had ever been on, so we didn't really have any expectations when we were ... Read more
Not rated
07/14
If you are expecting a quiet vacation aboard a ship with quality service while you sail across pristine ocean waters. ... Read more
AWESOME CRUISE lssmith7613
07/14
This was our one year anniversary cruise..I was relly worried about sea sickness home sick just everything..Please let ... Read more
From June 21st-29th, I vacationed on my first-ever cruise! I traveled on the Carnival Breeze to the Eastern Caribbean- ... Read more
We just returned from our first cruise ever on Carnival Breeze, which went to St. Maarten, St. Kitts, San Juan, and ... Read more

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So this was my first cruise as well as my 3 children, ever... My husban had been on a cruise many years ago prior to ... Read more
Fun Ship 2.0! shenstar
07/14
This was a very first cruise, and we had a blast! The ship had just come out of dry dock with the 2.0 upgrades which ... Read more
We booked a 5 night on the Carnival Paradise, leaving June 23rd out of Tampa. We also bought a Faster to the Fun....and ... Read more
07/14
This was my first cruise with my sweetie and it was the worst vacation experience I have ever had. We are heavy ... Read more
Fabulous zumbafan
06/14
We had a party of 8 for this cruise--6 coming from the Philadelphia area and 2 from Portland. We flew out in the early ... Read more

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My girlfriend and I were so excited to embark on our first journey with Elation. We had never been on a cruise before ... Read more
06/14
This was our first cruise, and although we booked with some friends originally, they were unable to go. We chose ... Read more
06/14
My husband an I live near so we did this as a romantic getaway. The longest time away from our two year old twins so I ... Read more
06/14
My family just returned from a five night cruise on the Fantasy. This was our first cruise, and we chose this one ... Read more
AWESOME Family Cruise!! SLONorthCarolina
06/14
My family, two adults and 3 kids (age 9, 11, and 13), took our first cruise together. My husband and I had cruised ... Read more

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Good cruise ali6879
06/14
We are me, my husband, and my daughter who is 17. We have cruised Carnival more than a few times and we booked this ... Read more
Overall - we thoroughly enjoyed this ship. It was our first cruise, as I've been hesitant for many years about being ... Read more
06/14
Decided this year that we would try a cruise. We usually go to all inclusive resorts in the Caribbean. Flew to Miami ... Read more
First the ship was dirty, the staff cant understand what you are saying, the food in the main dinning room was horrid. ... Read more
We just returned from our Southern Carribean cruise onboard the Sunshine. Had it not been for the wonderful friends we ... Read more

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We traveled the last week in May 2014. I usually prefer December-February for my cruises, but this one was an ... Read more
06/14
Two college age sons and I had four nights on the Sensation. My second cruise, their first. Traveling in May allowed ... Read more
06/14
I cannot express enough how disappointed I was with my first cruise! The food on this ship was just not good at all. ... Read more
My fiancé and I are getting married on a Carnival ship in September. Neither one of us had sailed with Carnival ... Read more
This was my first cruise, first time out of the country. I enjoyed the experience. We set sail for the Bahamas on May ... Read more

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