Adventure of the Seas Cruise Review to Caribbean - Southern

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5 out of 5

best vacation

Sail Date: July 19, 2009

Reviewed: 7 years ago

Traveled As: Family (young children)

Room Type: Inside

That was the best vacation we ever had. The kid's club was open till 10 pm free of charge, and after that it was $5/hour per child. They were open till 2 am, so after dropping the kids at the kid's club we were going out every day. We haven't done that in a long time.
The entertainment was great: something new each night: from ice skating show to the production show Vegas style to different type of music in the bars.
The food was good, but nothing special and even though they had restaurants open 24 hours a day, I didn't put any weight on.
The worst thing was, that after going to bed at 1-2 am, it was very difucult to get up early enough to be able to get to the tours that they had. Luckily, we were able to get a taxi and get to the beach without any problems. Fortunately, the beaches were the only interesting things on the islands. There wasn't anything else to see, except St. Marten, that has somewhat unusual history.
Anyway, now we are thinking about going on a short cruise for a weekend, instead of going to Vegas, the place we used to go for a short out of town trip.

Pros: kid's club

Cons: arrival time at the ports

Recommends Adventure of the Seas? Yes!

Food and Dining
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Service and Staff
Children's Programs
St. John's, Antigua
beach only
Bridgetown, Barbados
beach, nothing else. Seems it is very poor and ahs low standard pf living
Philipsburg, St. Maarten
we took a taxi tour over the island that took us to the Dutch and French side. That was good, and the beach
Frederiksted, St. Croix, U.S.V.I.
we went to the beach on the other little town on the island. That was the wast of time, We finally got to the Sand castle beach and it was good.
Castries, St. Lucia
beach only

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