Wanted to be with grandson for Christmas (working on the ship), but also because adult only and the all inclusive drinks arrangement and the perfect itinerary. The chance to have a taster of so many places on our bucket list was perfect and all ports (with the exception of Cochin and Columbo) were fabulous.
The staff on this ship were quite outstanding in every way - we have never experienced such friendly and efficient service. Suspect that Captain Chris was instrumental in this as his style and approach is the best we have ever seen - a 'text book' manager in every respect.
As always, with Marella, the show team productions were brilliant and special mention of Alex and Beth who have spectacular voices - look out West End, they're heading in your direction.
Had to accept an inside cabin as that was all that was left. Extremely well fitted out with excellent storage - far bette than a regular 5* hotel room that we use. However, did miss the daylight and opportunity to look at the outside world.
Got a taxi with another couple, straight to Marina Bay Sands. Lift up to floor 57 of tower 1 and then coffee and photographs from the balcony. Then to Gardens by the Bay - truly wonderful.
A fabulous city - can't wait to go back.