glomarrone
Contributor Level: Admiral

Do You Participate in Onboard Activities?

I was wondering how many of us participate in the dance classes, trivia contests, foreign language classes, water volleyball games,  etc...?  Or, do you enjoy just reading a book, listening to music, lounging poolside or walking around the track? 

Tags: Onboard activities participation

17 Answers

dmblex8899
Contributor Level: Cruise Director

I explore the ship, watch anything that may be happening on board. Just kinda take it all in and take TONS of pictures.

Ewoodspark
Contributor Level: Captain

I do find that the onboard activities are akin to Butlin's and rather childish, but certainly appreciated by some passengers. We prefer to take a lounger on the upper decks and relax with a few drinks

cruznjan
Contributor Level: Staff Captain

If there is something I find interesting or fun, I'll participate.

BAK1061
Contributor Level: Captain

Meh. I'd rather explore the ship, camera in hand.

glomarrone
Contributor Level: Admiral

I am with you on everything that you mentioned.  I love taking photos, especially!

 

JusMe
Moderator
Contributor Level: Captain

I won a "Ship in a stick" on carnival for one of the contest on riddles.  I have done some of the trivia.  I have not taken a dance class but did get on the dance floor when I has drunk enough to think  it was fun.

BDRebel
Contributor Level: Captain

If I happen to stumble into something, I may participate, but usually do not schedule anything.

askeegan
Contributor Level: Cruise Director

We try to participate in as much as we can.  That is of course, without cutting into our pool time or relaxation time  :)

glomarrone
Contributor Level: Admiral

This is what you should do.  You are on vacation.  Do what you want.  I hate when staff members try to convince you to participate when all you want to do is chill out.  

 

noname111
Contributor Level: Captain

We do not participate in many shipboard activities partly because they are frequently focused on alcohol consumption. Those that aren't alcohol-specific don't always hold a lot of interest for us either. We are there to relax and spend time together so aren't real joiners. 

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