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Independence of the Seas Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern
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Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 24

Overall Rating:

5 out of 5
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Independence of the Seas

8 Night Eastern Caribbean (Ft. Lauderdale Roundtrip)

Sail Date: March 29, 2014

Ship: Independence of the Seas

Cabin Type: Balcony

Cabin Number: 6602

Traveled As: Family (older children)

Reviewed: 4 years ago

Review Summary

We cruised with our son, daughter-in-law and granddaughter and had connecting cabins.  We had the divider between the balconies removed so we had one large balcony with enough seating for the five of us.  It worked great and we would sit out on the balcony and have wine before dinner and show.  We are diamond members and cruise on RCI all the time and I have to say that there has been an improvement in the quality of food on this cruise.  My only complaint was that we had to go to a 7 o'clock show because we had 8:30 dinner.  I much prefer the shows after dinner.  The shows were very entertaining, especially the ice show.  I didn't enjoy the fairy tale show, maybe because I had seen it on Freedom in September.  One of our favorite things to do is to watch Quest, it is so much fun.  Due to timing we didn't get to see Love and Marriage, which is also one of my favorites.  The Champagne Bar was our favorite hangout, and the bartender there was great.  

Ship Experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5


5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5

Ship Tip

Make sure to see the ice show and Quest.

Ports Of Call

Philipsburg, St. Maarten

3 out of 5

Basseterre, St. Kitts

3 out of 5

San Juan, Puerto Rico

3 out of 5

Labadee (Cruiseline Private Island)

3 out of 5
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