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#1 Kathryn74

Posted 28 January 2013 - 10:11 PM

I am very excited that we have booked to travel on Carnival Spirit in a group of friends.  There will be 11 adults and 10 kids- ranging from 14 down to 5.  We are doing 12 nights in the South Pacific.

So, I am wondering if anyone has been on this ship, and what experiences you have had?  Any hints or tips??

We are a family of 5, so have booked an outer triple and inner double opposite on the bottom deck....


#2 Holidayromp

Posted 28 January 2013 - 10:20 PM

My husband absolutely still raves about a similar cruise he did when he was 12 with his family.  There are heaps of activities for the kids and for the adults.  You will all have a ball.  There is something for everyone.  DH would love to go on a cruise but unfortunately I would rather stick needles in my eyes so he would be going alone!

#3 Kafkaesque

Posted 28 January 2013 - 11:21 PM

I'm going in May. Haven't been on any Carnival ships before but from what I have read it should be great for kids.  I did another cruise with my kids in 2011 and even though it wasn't a totally family orientated ship the kids still loved it.

#4 The 7 Dwarfs

Posted 29 January 2013 - 08:41 AM

I haven't been on carnival yet, but have heard great things about them from both other cruisers and travel agents, especially if you have children. Apparently the water slide is a big highlight. We were looking at going with them for our next cruise, however we need one that leaves from Auckland and they only seem to leave from Sydney sad.gif .

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