Ship: Mardi Gras…Largest & flagship of the Carnival fleet. 182,000 gross tons. 5282 capacity.
Ship Captain: Allessandro Iemmi - Hotel Director: Damir Mrsic - Cruise Director: Chris, the Flying Scotsman
Ports: Port Canaveral - Nassau, Bahamas - Amber Cove, Dominican Republic - Grand Turk, Turks and Caicos Islands
This is my fifth cruise on Carnival’s new flagship, Mardi Gras, My 94th Carnival cruise, and my 175th cruise overall. I am sailing as a solo on my third leg of a B2B2B2B, four consecutive cruises on the Mardi Gras. I am sailing with a group of my regular sailing friends this week.
Day One -- Saturday -- February 26th, 2022 -- Port Canaveral Embarkation
Mardi Gras on the Mardi Gras
The Themed Bars: Alchemy, Fortune Teller, & the Brass Magnolia
Instrumental Grooves with Washboard Joe
Tony’s Shuttle Tour in Grand Turk
Big Chicken, the MDR (with Severo), & Guy’s Burgers
I never turned-on the Cabin TV