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Carnival vista is the newest largest carnival ship...ship is not fancy but great features. The Sky ride/bicycle and rope up high is a challenge overlooking the ocean. The lines are huge and not open a lot so if you want to ride those two find out when they are opened. Food in marketplace on lido deck is decent, The food in main diningroom is fancy but not as good as I expected, not enough seasoning ..very plain, lines at buffet in the morning was huge wrapped around on all sides and if the ship is full of passengers it's hard to go from one place to another. In order to get to all the shows/comedy clubs line starts 30-45 min earlier if you get there 10 min prior you won't get a seat...missed a lot of shows, disappointed ...if you decide to do any events get there early...also go off season to avoid the huge crowds. The talent in karaoke is a hit or miss some singers are top pro's some just wantabees ...lounge bands are really good alot better than showroom vocalists, there was no live musicians in the showrooms, done by tracks. Carnival vista is a beautiful ship. Just make sure you go off season. Beware of gratituties it is $12.95 per person per day will creep up and cost you a fortune. It's your vacation so enjoy, Remember you can bring 12 pack soda onboard per person...

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Carnival Vista Cruise Review by Kearhartkbds

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Carnival vista is the newest largest carnival ship...ship is not fancy but great features.

The Sky ride/bicycle and rope up high is a challenge overlooking the ocean. The lines are huge and not open a lot so if you want to ride those two find out when they are opened.

Food in marketplace on lido deck is decent, The food in main diningroom is fancy but not as good as I expected, not enough seasoning ..very plain, lines at buffet in the morning was huge wrapped around on all sides and if the ship is full of passengers it's hard to go from one place to another. In order to get to all the shows/comedy clubs line starts 30-45 min earlier if you get there 10 min prior you won't get a seat...missed a lot of shows,

disappointed ...if you decide to do any events get there early...also go off season to avoid the huge crowds. The talent in karaoke is a hit or miss some singers are top pro's some just wantabees ...lounge bands are really good alot better than showroom vocalists, there was no live musicians in the showrooms, done by tracks. Carnival vista is a beautiful ship.

Just make sure you go off season. Beware of gratituties it is $12.95 per person per day will creep up and cost you a fortune. It's your vacation so enjoy, Remember you can bring 12 pack soda onboard per person...
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Cabin 4C 2397
Midship bottom was great ...hardly felt any movement ...cabin had safe, refrigerator, and everything was perfect. Cabin steward was happy always smiling and elevators near. Bathroom was nice and water in bathroom drinkable.
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