Go Back   CruiseMates Cruise Community and Forums > Cruise Lines (Mainstream) > Carnival Cruise Lines
Register Forgot Password?

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old February 25th, 2002, 10:43 PM
Senior Member
Cruise Maniac
 
Join Date: Mar 2001
Posts: 226
Default Mexico

Thinking about flying to Los Angeles to take the Carnival cruise that goes to Cabo, Mazatlan & Puerto Vallarta. Can anyone recommend this or not recommend this itinerary? What kind of excursions are the best in these ports?
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2 (permalink)  
Old February 26th, 2002, 03:35 PM
Moondawgie
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default Re: Mexico

Check out Randi's Horses in Mazatlan. She is Island Girl on these (and other) boards.
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old February 26th, 2002, 03:48 PM
liv2?'s Avatar
Senior Member
Cruise Maniac
 
Join Date: Jan 2002
Location: The Great Northwest
Posts: 148
Default Re: Mexico

I just got back from this cruise and had an awesome time! We did the Randi's happy horse tour and it was great! Randi and her staff are very friendly and informative. Everything else we did on our own and had fun. The Elation is a great ship and the staff is fabulous. I would deffinetly encourage you to go for it.
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old February 28th, 2002, 12:09 PM
ehogan
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default Re: Mexico

Did this cruise Jan 20 and had a great time. Good food, service and entertainment.

Did the 7 hour Sierra Madre tour in Mazatlan since we do not care for the city itself. The tour was excellent, especially if you are interested in the history of the area. They take you to two fairly small villages in the Sierra Madre mountains and include lunch at a local restaurant.

Puerto Vallarta is an interesting town for a walking tour, but you can pretty well do this yourself. The local bus will take you from the marina to the downtown area. If you would like a nice beach experience here, you can walk from the ship to the Karmina hotel and for $6 spend the day there and use their facilities. It is located about 4 blocks directly away from the ship (the access road ends at the hotel).

You might want to take a tour in Cabo, we didn't and regretted it( there is not much to do there except some shopping at the pier). You are also limited to about 3 or 4 hours in port.
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old March 3rd, 2002, 09:51 PM
Senior Member
First Mate
 
Join Date: Aug 2000
Posts: 480
Default Re: Mexico

Just booked this cruise May5---Great deal
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
18thnovember, 26th, carnival, cruise, entertainment, mexico, november, powered, vbulletin

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
mexico Horndog Mexico 5 September 18th, 2004 12:51 PM
Anyone 11-23 Mexico? Hollyc Carnival Cruise Lines 3 October 22nd, 2003 10:59 PM
4/21-4/28 l.a. to mexico Leslie Seeking Cruise Companion 2 April 16th, 2002 02:43 AM
Mexico Beerman Carnival Cruise Lines 8 November 26th, 2001 01:08 AM
Mexico? Katherine Princess Cruise Lines 6 June 26th, 2001 12:26 PM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


 

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:20 PM.
design by: Themes by Design

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1