Glad to be off the Fortuna, won't get back on EVER!: Costa Fortuna Cruise Review by bartman4
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Glad to be off the Fortuna, won't get back on EVER!
Destination: Western Caribbean
Embarkation: Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)
The food was poor. I like to cook and eat and the food we eat everyday at home is far, far better than on the Fortuna. They literally overcooked all meat. Fish, pork, chicken, beef - all thoroughly overcooked. Variety was also sorely lacking. I ended up looking forward to getting into port just so I could go get a descent meal on land that didn't resemble what I'd been eating on board.
The entertainment was weak. Disney was by far the best for family entertainment but Century and Carnival had several shows that we could all enjoy. The Fortuna's shows were strange. Think More scuba diver climbing a rope with projection fish in the background followed a bit later by Irish dancing and an Italian singing Oh Danny Boy. Weird...
The positives- Kids camp was good and my daughters enjoyed it. On par with Carnival, not equal to Disney, better than Century. The New Years party was a lot of fun.
Unfortunately, for me and my family, the poor food and so-so entertainment made this the worst of my recent cruising experiences. No desire to repeat on Fortuna or Costa for that matter. Less
Cabin review: 2419
Badly Run Cruise Ship
Expensive and bad service
Not bad but not brilliant