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I sailed the Vista in April. We arrived at the...
I sailed the Vista in April. We arrived at the port around 10:30. Since we had FTTF we walked right in, visited the customer service desk and was seated in the FTTF section in less than 10 minutes....
My goal was to try all of the specialty...
My goal was to try all of the specialty restaurants.However we never made it to the Italian restaurant which was located right across from Jiji’s.


On the evening of our last sea day I decided...
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I am a Human Resources Coordinator. I have always...
I am a Human Resources Coordinator. I have always dreamed of being a writer. In fact my son is named after my favorite author Langston Hughes. Perhaps I'll cultivate my craft someday.
Yes, we had to pay each time we got on. It was...
Yes, we had to pay each time we got on. It was only $2.50 USD per person each way. The drivers have USD change of needed.
Lastly, my room Stewart was Made. He introduced...
Lastly, my room Stewart was Made. He introduced himself to us on the 1st day. He asked if we wanted service twice and day. I declined and asked for service in the morning only. The room was cleaned...
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Red Frog Pub This area was mostly empty. I...
Red Frog Pub

This area was mostly empty. I only saw one family here playing games on the last sea day. It was a ghost town the entire time.
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The atrium funnel did not bother me. On elegant...
The atrium funnel did not bother me. On elegant nites it was very fancy looking.

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Had a few drinks at the atrium bar
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Laundry I always pack my own pool towels,...
Laundry

I always pack my own pool towels, since all the other towels look alike and I do not want to risk being charged for loosing one. I washed our towels and swim suits as needed. The nearest...
Well that basically sums up our wonderful trip....
Well that basically sums up our wonderful trip. Here are a few tips, notes and observations.

Guys Burgers

Everyone Raves about Guy's burgers. The location is strategically placed in an area...
One last shot of the giant pool ...
One last shot of the giant pool

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I have to admit I was very disappointed with the...
I have to admit I was very disappointed with the food. COME ON it's Mexico what happened to authentic Mexican food? Where is the carne asada? Where is the Menudo? Not even a glass of agua de jamica?...
One of the two bar areas ...
One of the two bar areas
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I tried a Mexican Gatorade
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Grumpy because I made him take Ellington into the...
Grumpy because I made him take Ellington into the water while I sat in the shade sipping lemonade.
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The entrance price was only $3.00 per person and...
The entrance price was only $3.00 per person and all they ask is that you please spend at least $10.00 in food and drink.

There are showers, changing areas, and lockers

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Finally Cozumel !!! I am so excited to share...
Finally Cozumel !!!

I am so excited to share this part of the review. Spoiler alert this was truly Paradise. Based on my research the plan for Cozumel was to take a taxi to Paradise Beach. Mostly...
It was so much fun counting down for the cruise...
It was so much fun counting down for the cruise along with 230 others. We posted our cruise nails, a few ladies asked if anyone could apply their makeup. There was a search for someone to apply...
Backing up a bit while the last of my photos load...
Backing up a bit while the last of my photos load

On our first sea day there was a "Build A Bear Workshop at Sea Party". I wanted to attend as a surprise for Ellington. The workshop started at...
Mid week I booked a massage. The only time...
Mid week I booked a massage. The only time available was after 9:00pm. The kids stayed in the cabin watching cartoons which I headed out to the spa. I forgot to take the phone with me to get...