New ships — especially new ships that encourage you to “Choose Fun!” — grab your attention. So when Carnival Horizon debuted in spring 2018 and was christened by its godmother, the one and only Queen Latifah, this 3,960-passenger ship (5,101 at maximum capacity) generated lots of buzz. Add in Carnival Cruise Line’s appeal to budget-conscious cruisers (fares start at $429 per person for six nights in the Western Caribbean from Miami) and affordable fun is very much on the horizon. Want to know if the newest ship in Carnival’s fleet is a good match for you? Read on.
There are Plenty of Free Things to Do
The Playlist Productions Shows Are Terrific
The Food Will Have You Coming Back for More
They Brew Craft Beer Onboard — and It’s Really Good
The Coolest Pool is Only Open to All Guests After 7 P.M.
The Serenity Adults Only Retreat is Not Always Serene
Leave Your Pool Towels in Your Cabin
If the Ship’s Full You’ll Know It
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