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Carnival Triumph Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Experience: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 13

Overall Rating:

4 out of 5
5 Night Western Caribbean (Galveston Roundtrip)
Sail Date: August 01, 2015
Ship: Carnival Triumph
Cabin Type: Oceanview
Cabin Number: 1267
Traveled As: Family (older children)
Reviewed: 2 years ago

I would definitely recommend this trip.  The food was amazing!!!  My families favorite was the melting cake but try the Bitter and Blanc when you get the opportunity.  It's amazing and they only serve it one night. :(  

A few suggestions....  If you are going to Progresso book your excursion on the ship!  This is not a place you want to be walking the streets.   We booked online and the bus didn't take us to the correct place and we ended up walking through town.  Excursions booked through the ship were there waiting at port!  Cozumel is much nicer!  No worries booking online for Cozumel. 

The pool area was very crowded all the time.  Would have been nice to have a larger pool and more than 2.  

Didn't like the idea of having to go to the bar to get a Coke.  The soda situation needs to be rethought.  

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Must try melting cake and bitter and blanc! You won't be disappointed!

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5


3 out of 5
A little Cheesy but ok. Comedians were great!

Children's Programs

5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
LOVE LOVE LOVE The staff. Corrine was our favorite!!

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Ship Tip

If you are a soda drinker buy the refillable cup. It is about $35 but will save you money in the long run.

Guys Burgers is delicious! A must stop on Lido deck.

24 hour ice cream and pizza was a favorite of my girls. Yummy thin crust pizza.

5 out of 5
Come the night before and stay a night. Makes your trip alot less stressful.
1 out of 5
DO NOT book this excursion on line. Book it on the ship! This is not a town you want to be walking through. Encountered many drunks at 9:00 am. If you book through the ship then they will pick you up at port. If not then you have to try to get to the right place on your own. Our bus driver took us to the wrong place and then we had to walk to the correct place.
5 out of 5
Must do the buggy, mayan heritage and snorkel excursion. It was fantastic!!!!!!!! Highly recommend. The guides were funny and and very informative.
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