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Teddyboy1
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed October 2015
Explorer of the Seas Review We went on the repositioning trip consisting of four cruises from Southampton to Fremantle. This was a 42 day cruise from October 2, 2015 to November 13, 2015. Explorer has a lot going for it. The ship ... Read more
blazngreeneyez
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed September 2015
I will never cruise RCL again. I traveled with a group of 12 friends and several were celebrating birthdays. Everyone had balcony rooms except for me. The embarkation onto the ship was very fast and efficient and was pretty much the only ... Read more
Millington01
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
After reading several mixed reviews about the Anthem of the Seas, we didn't know what to expect. However, everything about this new ship is spot on. Boarding was very quick (about 10 minutes). Our balcony stateroom was on deck 12 had ... Read more
MDtechiecruiser
Member Since 2013
1 review
3 forum posts
1 helpful vote
This was our first RCI Crown & Anchor member cruise and first Radiance class ship. The fellow cruisers were so wonderful and there was a lot of interaction, probably because of it being a member cruise. However, I think the size of ... Read more
Bucky63
Member Since 2006
20 reviews
2 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed September 2015
Embarkation: Boarding the ship was efficient once we passed the security checkpoint which was typically inefficient. We required a wheel chair to board. Ship’s personnel were courteous and took my wife and I directly to the ... Read more

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Cruisin-Susan007
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This was the second week of our B2B cruise, and we were joined by 24 friends, including our TA. In spring '14, some old high school friends suggested that I get a "reunion" cruise together, so after some research I choose this ... Read more
travelana
Member Since 2008
2 reviews
4 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed September 2015
Allure of the Seas 9/13-9/20/2015 After so many months of reading everyones reviews, comments and ideas, it was finally our turn to cruise the Med on the Allure. Having never done the itinerary or such a large ship, I had to rely on ... Read more
Hopalong60
Member Since 2015
1 review
24 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This cruise is one with a majority of Texans on it due to the port. We were one of the minority being from the Pacific Northwest (PDX). Because of the makeup of the guests, there was a lot of country western music in the bars and the big ... Read more
JennyFireEngine
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We were travelling for a surprise birthday party for our relative which was held on board the cruiser. The ship was exceptional, furnishings and decoration throughout the ship was first class with every detail thought out, not only design ... Read more
ewormuth
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed August 2015
My sister and I recently did an Alaska cruise on Royal Caribbean's Jewel of the Seas. I was part of a group that was having a genealogy conference on board, so I got a great group rate with an upgrade to a deluxe ocean view room with a ... Read more

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njbaseball
Member Since 2009
2 reviews
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed August 2015
The Rhapsody of the Seas is showing its age. But so is it's crew. Compared to newer designs, Rhapsody of the Seas doesn't feel large enough for the capacity it holds. But beyond that, other gripes emerge. The food in the main dining room ... Read more
WrittenOnYourHeart
Member Since 2014
3 reviews
1,686 forum post
3 helpful votes
Background: I am a Disney Cruise Line girl through and through, but the group I was traveling with uses Royal Caribbean, so I was giving it a try. Sixth cruise overall, first on Royal Caribbean. Overall I found the Radiance to be a ... Read more
Atlasmc74
Member Since 2014
3 reviews
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
We just completed our cruise on Royal Caribbean's Grandeur of the Seas, along with several friends. Our previous cruise experience had been on NCL and Cunard, and while it is difficult to make a comparison between lines based on the ... Read more
HeatP0418
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed July 2015
I will never forget this wonderful ship and the amazing staff that all played a part of an amazing vacation! We took this cruise as a family vacation/wedding/honeymoon event. I have never felt so important and appreciated in my life! ... Read more
Barkley2007
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed July 2015
We sailed, along with 21 other family members, on the IOS from 19-26 Jul 15. This was our 8th cruise on Royal Caribbean. Overall, we had a great time on the IOS. A few things were disappointing. We didn't meet our room attendant until ... Read more

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ansoninc
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
205 forum posts
0 helpful votes
I have cruised about 3 times before off the east coast, but nothing compares to Alaska. I plan on going back for an more extended tour soon. The Jewell needs to change their carpeting because it looks like worn out carpet from an old ... Read more
Host Anne
Member Since 2000
24 reviews
6,923 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This was our second time sailing Oasis and it was a somewhat different experience from the first. Several factors came into play. The first time we were sailing alone and this time we were part of a small group. Our first sailing was an ... Read more
highlander150
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
As Diamond members who have had numerous cruises with Royal Caribbean, we were anticipating a Quantum cruise to be the best ever. We were greatly disappointed. The staff was poorly trained, with a couple of exceptions (our cabin steward ... Read more
CTFireChief
Member Since 2006
3 reviews
14 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed June 2015
My first cruise on Brilliance and one of only a handful on RCCL. To begin our Scandinavian cruise I parked at Park Plus at JFK for $228 for 14 days. Not bad for NYC, but I later learned that they have Groupons as well! We then flew on ... Read more
ALY TOLBA
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed May 2015
My trip is not over, yet I am motivated to write this review by my experience so far. I've been to several cruises before. I also am in the hospitality business back home. I am 66 years old and I know this cruise could have been more ... Read more

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mary3914
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed May 2015
I knew going into this (won trip from work) that cruising was not my thing. But, oh well it is free and I was bring my sister as I had one for two. Then the nightmare begins. The first night is the main dinning room was the start. NY ... Read more
Geynnyth47
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
44 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Embarkation was fine, although next time I'll need a wheelchair to embark, it was way too much walking. The cabin was too small for the scooter I rented, but Chris, our steward, found us a parking outside, he was amazing! This cruise was ... Read more
Javacruiser
Member Since 2006
3 reviews
1,317 forum post
0 helpful votes
Sailed May 2015
I organized a group of 26 guys for a 3 day bachelor party at sea on the RCCL Majesty of the Seas. I have taken about a dozen cruises, mostly on Carnival..... and all on bigger, newer ships. I went into this cruise expecting nothing ... Read more
oregoncruiser1952
Member Since 2011
1 review
90 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed May 2015
I have been on the Freedom twice and she is a Beautiful ship .I had the best time and it is also very clean and the Piano Bar is the Best on the ship . Food is A+, The service was great I do have a small gripe though . I bought the Soft ... Read more
Sehyg
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed April 2015
Where to start!!! A positive..... There are 2!!! We will rock you was incredible. I have seen this show 3 times before. The vocals were outstanding. (Although timings weren't great). The 2nd positive is the online check in. All very easy. ... Read more
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