himself

himself
Second Mate

Hometown: Fort Lauderdale
Joined: 03/29/2012
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About himself

I have a high pressure job, I like to get away from it and a boat is a really great escape. I like to cruise with singles group, but I'll go by myself or with a friend also. I don't need much of an excuse!



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Oasis of the Seas

April 2012 - Oasis of the Seas to Caribbean - Eastern

p This ship is unlike any...

p This ship is unlike any other I have ever been on. I#39;ve been on Carnival#39;s biggest ship, the Dream, and it isn#39;t even close. p It isn#39;t the size of the ship alone that is so amazing -- it is the quality of the experience. The entertainment was fabulous (17 meter high dives? Ice show with all sorts of lifts, flips and throws? Flying trapeze? Amazing. p The ship is just classy. Nicer than any Royal Caribbean ship I have ever been on.

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Majesty of the Seas

March 2012 - Majesty of the Seas to Caribbean - Bahamas

p I have been on this...

p I have been on this ship 11 times, I love it. The crew is cheerful and friendly, and the weekend getaway itinerary is great! Leave work at noon on friday, back monday morning. p The ship is old and balcony-challenged, but I like that. It is a real ship with a hotel on it, not a hotel with propellers stuck on the bottom. p Love the Royal Caribbean 70#39;s thing, and the latin club (Bolaros), the 2-5 poker table with a live dealer. With only 70 miles to travel over saturday night, the ship is usually dead in the water at midnight saturday night, adrift, with a party and buffet going on deck. (Nobody even notices the navigation christmas tree lit up with red over red, the international we#39;re just sitting here going nowhere lights). p The lido deck restaraunt is a buffet with (usually) no lines or really short lines, its a pleasure. The all night pizza is same-old same-old, but Johnny Rockets and the Deli are great. (you can only overeat so much in two days.) p the Boogie Wonderland show is great, surprisingly good in fact for an old and seemingly small ship. (One of the biggest cruise ships in the world when she was built, but small by today#39;s standards.) p I also like watching the sunset form the very unusual stern decks. (The ship dates from before they figured out how to cram every square inch of the ship with some sort of fee earner.) p I like the outdoor race track muster stations on deck 7. The ability to get all of the passengers outdoors all at once on lifeboat loading deck is something the new huge ships don#39;t have. p Enjoy this beautiful old lady before Royal Caribbean finally sells her like her sisters, the Soverign and the soon-to-disappear Monarch. They do a wonderful job of upkeep and refurbishment, so you would never know the ship is 20 years old excpept for the naval architecture. No worn carpets, rickety doorknobs or snowy old TV#39;s -- all the hands-on stuff is up to snuff.

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Majesty of the Seas

March 2012 - Majesty of the Seas to Caribbean - Bahamas

Carnival Dream

December 2011 - Carnival Dream to Caribbean - Eastern

Majesty of the Seas

November 2011 - Majesty of the Seas to Caribbean - Bahamas

Carnival Liberty

October 2011 - Carnival Liberty to Caribbean - Eastern

Carnival Miracle

December 2010 - Carnival Miracle to Caribbean - Southern

Carnival Dream

October 2010 - Carnival Dream to Caribbean - Western

Grandeur of the Seas

October 2010 - Grandeur of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

Majesty of the Seas

July 2010 - Majesty of the Seas to Caribbean - Bahamas

Grandeur of the Seas

June 2010 - Grandeur of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

Majesty of the Seas

May 2010 - Majesty of the Seas to Caribbean - Bahamas

Noordam

December 2009 - Noordam to Caribbean - Eastern

Carnival Sunshine

July 2009 - Carnival Sunshine to Caribbean - Bahamas

Majesty of the Seas

June 2009 - Majesty of the Seas to Caribbean - Bahamas

Majesty of the Seas

May 2009 - Majesty of the Seas to Caribbean - Bahamas

Carnival Miracle

March 2009 - Carnival Miracle to Caribbean - Western

Carnival Triumph

December 2008 - Carnival Triumph to Caribbean - Western

Carnival Splendor

November 2008 - Carnival Splendor to Caribbean - Bahamas

Freedom of the Seas

October 2008 - Freedom of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

Eurodam

October 2008 - Eurodam to Caribbean - Eastern

Carnival Fascination

May 2008 - Carnival Fascination to Caribbean - Bahamas

Westerdam

April 2008 - Westerdam to Caribbean - Eastern

Carnival Freedom

March 2008 - Carnival Freedom to Caribbean - Western

Carnival Fascination

February 2008 - Carnival Fascination to Caribbean - Bahamas

Enchantment of the Seas

November 2007 - Enchantment of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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