travel42 Cruise Ship Review: Carnival Cruise Line Carnival Dream

Carnival Dream travel42 Professional Ship Review

The 130,000-ton, 3,646-passenger Carnival Dream is the first of three ships in the Dream class. The second in the class, Carnival Magic, debuted in 2011, and the Carnival Breeze, which is currently the largest ship in Carnival's fleet, followed in 2012. A new ship, set to have a gross tonnage of 135,000, is expected in 2016.

Carnival attracts passengers of all ages and multigenerational families. Passengers on the Dream tend to be Americans with many singles (sharing cabins) and young familie...

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