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The St. Thomas Scenic Harbor Cruise and Shopping excursion was a sham. It was not a tour. It was an slow and expensive water taxi ride straight to town and after a short time a ride straight back to ship on the same route as before. A land taxi ride was $4 US. This cost much more and did not give us enough time to shop and sightsee. Unable to watch anything on TV because they did not have program list. What is on? When is it on? Seats at outdoor theater did not face screen -no blankets, pillows, popcorn - volume so low all you could hear was audience talking. They roll up the sidewalks early. Beer is very expensive. No food after 12.00am and not much after 10pm. No ice cream shop or pizza shop. Decor: Just OK. Service: Excellent Clean: You bet Food: Nothing special Ship: Good condition, BUT old and out of date (no Ice skating, no huge water slide tubes and missing some of the cool stuff on the newer ships. Elevators: They SUCK (and at only 2 locations)

Royal Caribbean was my favorite, but not anymore. Lots and lots of minor issues.

Serenade of the Seas Cruise Review by Dickson

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The St. Thomas Scenic Harbor Cruise and Shopping excursion was a sham.

It was not a tour. It was an slow and expensive water taxi ride straight to town and after a short time a ride straight back to ship on the same route as before. A land taxi ride was $4 US. This cost much more and did not give us enough time to shop and sightsee.

Unable to watch anything on TV because they did not have program list. What is on? When is it on? Seats at outdoor theater did not face screen -no blankets, pillows, popcorn - volume so low all you could hear was audience talking. They roll up the sidewalks early. Beer is very expensive. No food after 12.00am and not much after 10pm. No ice cream shop or pizza shop.

Decor: Just OK.

Service: Excellent

Clean: You bet

Food: Nothing special

Ship: Good condition, BUT old and out of date (no Ice skating, no huge water slide tubes and missing some of the cool stuff on the newer ships.

Elevators: They SUCK (and at only 2 locations)
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