travel42 Cruise Ship Review: Royal Caribbean International Independence of the Seas

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Introduction and History

Launched in 2008, this 15-deck vessel once shared the title of world's largest cruise ship with its sister ships Freedom of the Seas (2006) and Liberty of the Seas (2007).

AT 154,407 gross registered tons, 1,112 feet long and 185 feet wide, the ship carries 3,858 guests double occupancy (4,560 at capacity). It's well designed to disperse crowds.

Passenger Profiles

Guests of all ages are mostly British, with some Americans and Euro...

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Departing from Port Canaveral, FL
Departure Date 11/14/2022
OCG Class
Departing 11/14/2022
Interiorfrom $199
Oceanviewfrom $249
Balconyfrom $329
Suitefrom $709