overall good value, cruise director stu dunne very professional and very approachable 10/10 empire dining 10/10 maitre de again very professional and entertaining
24/7 free pizza 10/10 very popular and first class
free icecreams great idea and again very popular
beer prices highway robbery $ 8.25 per stubbie ,poured into a sometimes warm glass,not happy,only has 2 stubbies for the whole cruise. i have cruised(10) on a number of cruise lines ,they have a happy hour 2 for one ,great concept. . i spoke to a number of aussie beer drinkers who shared my view ,way over the top, 6 beers a day ,which is very easy to do on a cruise adds up to to $49.50 per dayl enough on that one .
90% of aussies on board THE SHIP ,go to the sports bar ,try and get an update on the aussie cricket team plaYING IN SOUTH AFRICA nothing, not even replays although they had the winter olympics. on
seriously carnival if you showed sport live or delayed in your sports bar, you would pack the bar with sports mad aussies who would reluctantly pay your way over the top beer prices . i would recomend your cruise line to my cruise friends ,but warn them to dont go to the bars and have a great sober cruise . i wonder if you will delete this as it is a little critical. i will get my friends to check it out