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

LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old October 9th, 2003, 04:44 PM
Posts: n/a
Default tv's on board??

I am about to sail on the carnival paradise and was wondering whether or not I'll be able to watch sporting events while on board (Yanks. vs. Sox) and others. Thanks
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2 (permalink)  
Old October 10th, 2003, 10:57 AM
Harry Martin's Avatar
Senior Member
Join Date: Sep 2000
Location: San Diego, California
Posts: 4,821
Send a message via AIM to Harry Martin
Default Re: tv's on board??

If not on cabin TV, try the sports bar -- they have a satellite.

Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old October 10th, 2003, 12:55 PM
WeLove2Cruise's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2003
Posts: 55
Default Re: tv's on board??

I've been on the Paradise twice so far ....... There are TV's in all of the cabins I have seen.

You will be able to get the national (US) channels while in port but I believe they only show movies (re-runs, over and over, and over again) while sailing. The sportsbar does have a Satellite signal but as I recall even that didn't track all that well while we were sailing. You might want to set the VCR at home to record something important before you leave. My wife sets 3 of them to record a bunch of stuff for us while we're gone. Sad, isn't it : )



Celebrity Cruiselines' "Summit" - Alaska : 14 Days
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old October 11th, 2003, 12:44 AM
Posts: n/a
Default Re: tv's on board??

They have TVs in the cabins, and they will do their best to get NFL and World Series games. They also have a TV at the bar in the Paris Restaurant (Lido Deck, aft, starboard side) where they have a TV and they usually like to turn it to sporting events. There are no guarantees, expecially while at sea. However, the signal usually gets better at night.

Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old October 11th, 2003, 09:22 AM
Posts: n/a
Default Re: tv's on board??

As long as the game is on one of the networks you will be fine. You get NBC, CBS and ABC continuously. If it is on ESPN you might be out of luck. I think we only got Fox while in port but not at sea. I know my DH watched Monday Night Football on the ship without a problem in our cabin.
Reply With Quote


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Ruby Princess TV's mchamel Princess Cruise Lines 1 February 10th, 2009 06:08 PM
TV'S ON THE CONQUEST! honeybear197430 Carnival Cruise Lines 5 November 30th, 2007 09:42 AM
Tv's On Enchantment? mort13ers Royal Caribbean International 2 September 16th, 2004 08:26 AM
TV's on GLORY cruise'n Carnival Cruise Lines 3 August 3rd, 2004 08:19 PM
TV's in Bars??? The Minny Culdesac gang Royal Caribbean International 2 October 11th, 2002 08:19 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 05:49 AM.
design by: Themes by Design

Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1