I chose this cruise to get out of Sydney for New Year. I know it is school holidays but I didn't expect so many badly behaved children. Last year I went on the Radiance to New Zealand and it was great. I guess the lesson is no school ... Read More
I had been on 3 previous cruises with Royal Caribbean before I went on a 12 day NZ cruise on Ovatiion of the Seas which is part of the Quantum class whatever that is ( maybe size).
Great cruise apart from the following :-
1. Self ... Read More
We travelled as a group of 4: my wife and I, our daughter (7 years old) and her grandma (in her 60s). This was our first cruise and it was such a great experience, we're planning another one next year.
Embarkation and disembarkation ... Read More
It was our 14th cruise and 7 of them were during Christmas & New Year period. It was the most BORING New Year ever. What you will get on Royal Caribbean for New Year: some balloons fallen from the ceiling and, if you are lucky a glass ... Read More
We chose this cruise as it was an opportunity to get away from the usual xmas new year routine.
Our daughter and son in law were celebrating their fourth anniversary and we decided to invite them.
we advised the company that we were ... Read More
Love Royal Caribbean cruises. We travelled with some family this time who were in the cabin beside us and one of them was in a wheelchair. This showed us another side to cruising, as to what it is like for people in wheelchairs around the ... Read More
I was wanting a cruise over Christmas and this was suitable.
Getting on and off the ship was a breeze thanks to good organisation
The cabin and it's steward Nino were perfect except for having to get in the bath to have a shower, I ... Read More
The ship is getting a little old, so they say, and some of the activities on newer, larger ships are just not here.
There was not a decent water slide, except a tiny one for the kiddies' pool. On Carnival, by contrast, I had a great ... Read More
I choose to do this crusie as I wanted to do my own thing for Christmas and New Years.
The Interna Stateroom was fantastic couldn't fault it in anyway except the fridge didn't work but I didn't need to use it.
The embarkation and the ... Read More
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