A great family experience

Carnival Glory Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western


Contributor Level: Deck Hand
Experience: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 4

Overall Rating:

4.0 out of 5
Verified Review
7 Night Exotic Western Caribbean (Port Canaveral Roundtrip)
Sail Date: June 30, 2007
Ship: Carnival Glory
Cabin Type: Balcony
Traveled As: Family (young children)
Reviewed: 7 years ago
The ship was beautiful and very clean. The employees were very attentive and seemed concerned that our experience was a good one.
5 out of 5
Always a fun place to visit however, on this trip there was not enough time to do all we wanted to do. Only had from 10:00 am to 3:30 to be back on ship and by the time we waited to get off ship it was after 11:00. Shopping and the straw market did not disappoint - lots of fun haggling for the best deals and they made sure to work the deals. Would have liked more time to visit more of the island and get to the Atlantis.
5 out of 5
Always a fun place to visit however, on this trip there was not enough time to do all we wanted to do. Only had from 10:00 am to 3:30 to be back on ship and by the time we waited to get off ship it was after 11:00. Shopping and the straw market did not disappoint - lots of fun haggling for the best deals and they made sure to work the deals. Would have liked more time to visit more of the island and get to the Atlantis.
1 out of 5
We did not do an excursion as our on board "shopper" made it sound like an exciting place for good buys. However, the shopping was not good, the stores not impressive, and it was recommended to not stray off the recommended path as it could be dangerous.
1 out of 5
At this port - the shopping was in a fenced in area as outside we were told was again dangerous. Unless you were on a tour you were really stuck. Since all the stores are in one area there was not opportunity to "make a deal". However there was a nice pool with a good view and that made up for the time it took for us to get off the ship and walk there.
1 out of 5
At this port - the shopping was in a fenced in area as outside we were told was again dangerous. Unless you were on a tour you were really stuck. Since all the stores are in one area there was not opportunity to "make a deal". However there was a nice pool with a good view and that made up for the time it took for us to get off the ship and walk there.
1 out of 5
We did not do an excursion as our on board "shopper" made it sound like an exciting place for good buys. However, the shopping was not good, the stores not impressive, and it was recommended to not stray off the recommended path as it could be dangerous.

Pros: Food

Cons: 3 of the 4 ports of call were disappointing

Recommends Carnival Glory? Yes!

Was this review helpful? 4

Leave a Comment

Remember: Be polite and respectful. Our diverse community is home to members with different opinions and a broad range of cruise experiences.

Anonymous

Other Reviews Of This Sailing





*Cruiseline.com is not a booking agent or travel agency, and does not charge any service fees to users of our site. Our partners (travel agencies and cruise lines) provide prices, which we list for our users' convenience. Cruiseline.com does not guarantee any specific rates or prices. While prices are updated daily, please check with the booking site for the exact amount. Cruiseline.com is not responsible for content on external web sites.

Back to Top