Very relaxing cruise

Independence of the Seas Cruise Review to Transatlantic

Experience: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 11

Overall Rating:

4 out of 5
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13 Night Transatlantic Eastbound (Ft. Lauderdale To Southampton)
Sail Date: April 12, 2009
Ship: Independence of the Seas
Cabin Type: Balcony
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 8 years ago

The ship was very interesting in its layout, and fun to explore. The sailing across the Atlantic was very smooth, and the cabin layout was great.

5 out of 5
We took the shuttle in to town and walked back. The town had interesting streets, and the espresso was terrific.
5 out of 5
We walked up to the Citadel, and though it had many steps, the sight of Vigo from there was wonderful, along with the view of the bay. We had a very good lunch at a small cafe one street off of the waterfront, and the food was the tastiest of the trip and at a good price. We were almost pushed into a seafood rest. that was advertised, and would have spent a fortune for lunch (over 65 euros). Instead our meal cost us each 10 euros, including beer. Not to be missed.
5 out of 5
we walked the streets, and it was very pretty, but being a sunday most shops were closed.

Pros: The fitness center, the cleanliness, the friendliness of the crew, the smoothness of the trip and the cabin with balconey

Cons: the food was not quite as good as other R.C. ships

Recommends Independence of the Seas? Yes!

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