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Carnival Triumph Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western
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3 out of 5
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Carnival Triumph

5 Night Western Caribbean (Galveston Roundtrip)

Sail Date: November 21, 2011

Ship: Carnival Triumph

Cabin Type: Oceanview

Traveled As: Singles/Friends

Reviewed: 7 years ago

Review Summary

About Carnival Triumph leaving from Galveston, Progreso, Cozumel, on Thanksgiving week. I am a 43 yrs old Latin mother of two teenagers who lives in the US. Have a wide exposure to 5 stars and up traveling (mostly in the Caribbean). Third time cruiser. Our party was: myself, my two teen girls (15 & 17) and an other 15 yrs old girl (friend). Had a very very very good time, LITTLE time to sleep due to sooooo much to do in the ship. A lot of fun meeting my expectations and theirs. Ship is not brand new but it is in excellent condition. Crew is 100% friendly. Embarkation and debarkation process was smooth at ll ports. Formal dining is awesome. Buffet options are ok. The chocolate buffet was disappointing compared to the midnight one in the Carnival Conquest :( (not big deal). The three girls and me decided to start a "cruise saving account" to repeat it next year :)

Ship Experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Always, everything you want.

Entertainment

5 out of 5
Watch it! The Indian magician may make u disappear!

Children's Programs

5 out of 5
Teens 14-17 "Club O2" they made friends all over!

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Loved them!

Ship Quality

3 out of 5
Non hands free bathrooms features

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
For an oceanview stateroom it was a great size (pick handicap if available, it is larger)

Ports Of Call

Cozumel, Mexico

5 out of 5
We took a taxi (very safe and they do not rip off) to Playa Mia Beach Club or Playa Paradise Beach Club (they are next to each other) You pay $2 per person to use beach chairs and umbrellas, very nice pool, bathrooms. Then you order from the bar if you want. They also offer all inclusive for about $16 per person.
Don't Miss: Beaches

Progreso (Merida), Mexico

1 out of 5
Not worthy
Don't Miss: Massage for $10 buck 1 hour!

Pros: Food & Variety of Entretainment

Cons: Port of Call: Progreso & Non hands free bathrooms features

Recommends Carnival Triumph? Yes!

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