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Independence of the Seas

OVERVIEW: This ship’s ‘wow’ factor is its connection with water in the design of a dramatic water theme park on the pool deck – recommended for families with children. It is now based year-round in the UK for cruises from Southampton, although the onboard currency remains the US dollar, which makes

Mariner of the Seas

OVERVIEW: This ship dwarfs most other cruise ships in size, but not in terms of personal service unless you happen to reside in a top suite. Royal Caribbean International tries to provide a good standard of programmed service from its hotel service staff.


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ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Adventure of the Seas / Mediterranean
By on 23rd Jul 2014
14 night Spanish Med Pleasures: 7th July 2014 After a superb drive down to Southampton we parked our car in the ABP car park and made our way into the check in area for around 10.15am... Read More »
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ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Explorer of the Seas / Bermuda
By on 23rd Jul 2014
A fabulous cruise with plenty of time in Bermuda - 3 days. A spacious ship with lots to do. The service as always (we have travelled with RCI approx. 6-7 times) was first class... Read More »
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ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Legend of the Seas / Baltic
By on 22nd Jul 2014
Our seventh cruise was on Royal Caribbeans Legend of the Seas.This was the first time on this cruise line.The service was excellent, the entertainment very good but needed more variety ... Read More »
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ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Liberty of the Seas / Mediterranean
By on 22nd Jul 2014
After a few years of recommendations from friends, I finally persuaded my wife to try a cruise.I had heard that it can sometimes be a bit rough when leaving Southampton, so decided to try a short fly... Read More »
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ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Independence of the Seas / Mediterranean
By on 21st Jul 2014
We recently returned from a Western Med Cruise on Independence of the Seas. All in all we have to say that we thoroughly enjoyed our holiday, and would most definitely cruise again (our last cruise... Read More »
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ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Independence of the Seas / Mediterranean
By on 21st Jul 2014
We recently returned from a Western Med Cruise on Independence of the Seas. All in all we have to say that we thoroughly enjoyed our holiday, and would most definitely cruise again (our last cruise... Read More »
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ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Serenade of the Seas / Mediterranean
By on 21st Jul 2014
We went on the Serenade of the seas in .june for out Sons 50th birthday we went to the Eastern Med the itinery was the main reason for booking this Cruise as we had not been to 4 of the stop... Read More »
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ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Adventure of the Seas / Caribbean
By on 20th Jul 2014
I can't agree that service is slipping on RCI. we recently did a back to back cruise with them for my birthday to the caribbean. Flying from the uk to san juan... Read More »
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ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Independence of the Seas / Mediterranean
By on 20th Jul 2014
This was my first cruise experience ever, the ship was out of this world. Our Balcony stateroom was really comfortable and spacious. There was plenty of entertainment for the whole cruise and the... Read More »
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ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Independence of the Seas / Mediterranean
By on 20th Jul 2014
We sailed on Independence of the Seas on June 28th for our annual holiday. This was the 4th time we have sailed on the Indy and as its the last year that its going out of Southampton it will be our... Read More »
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ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Independence of the Seas / Europe
By on 20th Jul 2014
We have had several cruises on the Royal Caribbean "Independence of the Seas" and are going again later this year. The whole experience was first class. Very convenient sailing from & back to... Read More »
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ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Independence of the Seas / Norwegian Fjords
By on 20th Jul 2014
Fantastic first cruise in 2013 , Fantastic ship, staff very so friendly could not do enough for you . Fine dinning was wonderful but Johnny Rocketts was incrediable portions were huge We went for... Read More »
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ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Brilliance of the Seas / Baltic
By on 19th Jul 2014
Very nice looking ship but perhaps not the best thought out design, lots of automatic doors straight to outside, so had to pick your spot in the windjammer cafe and especially in the solarium which... Read More »
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ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Splendour of the Seas / Mediterranean
By on 19th Jul 2014
Where do I start? Well with the smooth as silk boarding at Venice, despite the best efforts of the Italians to send us to the wrong ship. Once onboard the most stressful time was unpacking as... Read More »
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ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Brilliance of the Seas / Baltic
By on 19th Jul 2014
We, a family of four adults, have just been on the Brilliance of the Seas around the Baltic. It was a late deal and my wife and i had a Junior Suite. Which i would say was excellent... Read More »
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ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Serenade of the Seas / Europe
By on 18th Jul 2014
THIS WAS A VENICE CRUISE FROM BARCELONA. THE EMBARKATION WAS FRIENDLY AND EFFICIENT. WE WERE PLEASANTLY SURPRISED BY THE SIZE OF THE STATEROOM THERE WAS ENOUGH ROOM TO WALK AROUND THE BED, A DECENT... Read More »
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ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Splendour of the Seas / Mediterranean
By on 17th Jul 2014
We have just returned from our first ever cruise and we both had a fantastic time. The whole experience was something that we thoroughly enjoyed. We did some investigating prior to going on... Read More »
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ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Brilliance of the Seas / Baltic
By on 16th Jul 2014
Although we had done this cruise with RC back in 2007 we were a little apprehensive reading recent reviews concerning Norovirus and cold food. We had decided to do it again because we were travelling... Read More »
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ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Liberty of the Seas / Mediterranean
By on 15th Jul 2014
This was our 5th cruise and 2nd on RCL. We dined in the main restaurant every night and were seated with a Norwegian family who spoke very little English. It would have been nice to have sat with... Read More »
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ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Independence of the Seas / Mediterranean
By on 14th Jul 2014
We have recently returned from a cruise of the cities of the Western Mediterranean. We went on Independence of the Seas and are very sorry that it has now gone to the Caribbean and won't be... Read More »
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