Originally Posted by green_rd
It wasn't so long ago - December 2004, Carnival Glory
1: We booked guaranteed ocean view - got balconies
2: The clear blue water of the Caribbean
3: Seven delightful dinners in a row with our young adult children
4: Seeing women in traditional Muslim dress watching the Carnival Christmas show on Christmas Eve (not burkas, but robed and with head covers)
5: Opening Christmas presents in our cabin
Green such great memories. . .you got a balcony up grade. How many cruises did you have on this cruise line? I have heard good reports on booking a guarantee room and getting an upgrade. What a wonderful Christmas experience.