Good Food, Good Service, Great ship and very average cruise director: Radiance of the Seas Cruise Review by Rod & Auds
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Good Food, Good Service, Great ship and very average cruise director
Destination: South Pacific
Embarkation: Sydney (Australia)
Would be nice if the ship stuck to the adult only rule in the pool and kept the kids out of the licensed areas after 10.30pm at night. I did ask Amy Fickert (Cruise director) why they didn't enforce these rules, she said it was not up the ship staff but the parents to enforce it, what a cop out.
Some of the shows were 13+ and 18+ but still the parents ignored this and brought them along.
I thought the cruise director on our previous cruise on Voyager (Graham Seymour) was much more More entertaining and made it very clear that the adult only shows were adult only.
Re: The islands I can recommend the Amadee Island tour in Noumea as it was a full days entertainment including a huge buffet lunch. Villa, Vanuatu was good for duty free shopping. Isle of Pines very scenic and we did the snorkeling at the natural aquarium tour well worth the $25pp.
Mystery Island tiny, but different with some good snorkeling spots on the eastern side of the Island. Lifou snorkeling was not as good as the other Islands and the fish were a little aggressive. Less
Cabin review: 9236
The room was excellent, kept tidy by our amazing room attendant, and we loved having the balcony for coffee in the mornings, or to watch the world go by.
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