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? 

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17 Answers

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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.

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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