Radiance of the Seas Tips

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Contributor Level: Purser
Jul 17, 2014

Rita's Crab Shack was worth the extra money.

Contributor Level: Purser
Dec 08, 2015

The cruise line should put its emphasis on the main dining room food rather that trying to make more money with putting the special food in the specialty restaurants.

Contributor Level: Third Mate
Nov 25, 2014

Bring a warm jacket for NZ in November.

Contributor Level: Purser
Aug 21, 2014

bring waterproof shoes, jacket and pants

Contributor Level: Third Mate
Aug 14, 2014

Balcony cabins truly enhance the experience

Contributor Level: Third Mate
Aug 12, 2014

Take the time to eat meals in the Cascades Dining Room, or any of the other specialty Dining Rooms. The service and food were great.

Contributor Level: Purser
Jul 24, 2014

We always went to the Windjammer for breakfast. A lot of variety and never a wait. Good food.

Contributor Level: Second Mate
Jul 23, 2014

For a healthy option eat at Park cafe

Contributor Level: Purser
Sep 12, 2016

We didn't do too many of the activities--especially when they seemed to be selling something. But the comedy acts were top notch--as was the juggling act from Vegas. I recommend dinning in the main dining room every night and getting your buffet fixes for breakfast and lunch.

Contributor Level: Third Mate
Jul 25, 2016

Bring things to do onboard. Also bring a light waterproof jacket that can be layered and takenit everywhere (especially to water activities like whale watching) just in case.

Contributor Level: Third Mate
Jun 26, 2015

It's a smaller boat than I thought. The mini golf was fun. I wanted to do the rock wall but it was closed the day I went because of winds. I wish it was opened later at night. The ship is well maintained and clean. It has many elevators which made getting to rooms much easier than on some ships

Contributor Level: Purser
Jun 01, 2015

Even though it's cold out, you can go to Solarium (the indoor pool) 24 hours a day. So don't forget to bring swimming suits. Bring sunscreen for the trip! Don't forget to check out all the headline shows! (Piano man, City of dreams) And the activities (Quest game, and 70s disco night).

Contributor Level: Purser
May 18, 2015

Enjoyed the speciality restaurants especially Samba. Also recommend the Italian speciality restaurant.

Contributor Level: Purser
Apr 04, 2015

Chef's Table is the best thing on this ship. The destinations aside from Pt. Hedland were great; wish there had been more time to explore them. Not enough excursions, but that may be because of the short time you are in port.

Contributor Level: Purser
Sep 29, 2014

Nice size ship, not too crowded and not empty. Lines relatively short and not too much time standing around. Excellent music groups and well varied. If you did not enjoy yourself on this cruise, you were asleep all the way or dead.

Contributor Level: Purser
Jul 04, 2014

Sign up for MY TIME DINING. We never had to wait in lines or tables.

Contributor Level: Third Mate
Jun 28, 2014

Eat breakfast in diningroom

Contributor Level: Purser
Jun 05, 2014

Sunrise whale watching on bow.

Contributor Level: Third Mate
May 22, 2014

Get a balcony room, otherwise you will not see anything

Contributor Level: Third Mate
Sep 30, 2013

Go on the very front part of the ship off deck 5. We loved being here and sat for hours just looking at the sea. Sunrise and sunset were tremendous here. There are very few seats and not too many people.

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