The world’s largest cruise line, Carnival’s fleet of ‘Fun ships’ offers extensive onboard activities and lively evening entertainment, with generous-sized cabins and good children’s facilities and programmes. Popular cuisine, with menus tailored to American tastes and good alternative dining with their steak houses and Cucina del Capitano Italian trattorias, plus branded outlets such as Guy Fierie’s Burger Joint and Red Frog pub serving Carnival’s own-brand Thirsty RedFrog beer. Live comedy clubs and short, snappy music and dance shows top the entertainment bill, together with brand-name games from the likes of EA Sports and Hasbro. In the Caribbean and Mexican Riviera year-round, but now further afield too, including the Panama Canal, Bermuda, Hawaii and New England/Canada sailings, plus selected summer cruises in the Mediterranean and Alaska.
Gratuities not included.