Cruise was nice, not exceptional.

Carnival Destiny (RETIRED) 28 Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western
Experience: 1 cruise (first)
Reviews: 0
Helpful Vote: 1

Overall Rating:

3 out of 5
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Carnival Destiny (RETIRED) 28

5 Night Western Caribbean (Miami Roundtrip)

Sail Date: July 16, 2011

Ship: Carnival Destiny (RETIRED) 28

Cabin Type: Balcony

Traveled As: Family (older children)

Reviewed: 7 years ago

Review Summary

The ship was nice and clean. The rooms were cleaned expeditiosly. We sat for all our meals and enjoyed that experience. The buffet lines were always long. Shows were enjoyable. Overall a good cruise.

Ship Experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5


3 out of 5

Children's Programs

3 out of 5
Hard to say, really. My 13 and 15 year old would did not/would not participate. Not a reflection of cruise. My kids are shy.

Service and Staff

3 out of 5

Ship Quality

3 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5

Ports Of Call

George Town, Grand Cayman

3 out of 5
Loved swimming with the stingrays, but don't take the boat there. Take the catamaran. Boat is very, very slow. Left no time for shopping or visiting the town. We did the stingray/beach party. Beach party was expensive.
Don't Miss: Swimming with stingrays.

Ocho Rios, Jamaica

5 out of 5
Dunns River Falls is fun, but one time only. It gets crowded. Try to do it early. The beach party was really fun, as it is all inclusive and the food is good. However, the beach site isn't great. Your view is obstructed by the ship.

Pros: Dining experience and shore excursions

Recommends Carnival Destiny (RETIRED) 28? Yes!

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