We loved the cruise. Beware of "Duty Free" terminology!

Carnival Ecstasy Cruise Review to Caribbean - Bahamas


Contributor Level: Purser
Experience: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 5

Overall Rating:

4.0 out of 5
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Sail Date: February 21, 2013
Ship: Carnival Ecstasy
Cabin Type: Balcony
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 4 years ago
We had a wonderful experience on the ship. Everyone was pleasant, willing to assist when needed.
However, Beware, when you are told your purchase is "Duty Free", it may very well cost you when you go through Customs.
I guess you could lie, and not claim everything you purchased, but, We could not do that. So, our "Duty Free" purchases were not duty free. We also didn't travel with a check, or our debit card, "just is case". So, ask more questions before you cruise, and take a check or debit card, or you may spend a lot of time finding someone who could bring/send you some money, so you can leave Customs.

Food and Dining

3 out of 5

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5

Entertainment

5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Antonius is Fabulous!

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5

Ship Tip

the best food is either the Lido buffet, or the pool side grill!!!

5 out of 5
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