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travel42 Cruise Ship Review: Carnival Cruise Line Carnival Paradise

Carnival Paradise travel42 Professional Ship Review

Built in 1998, this 10-deck cruise liner is a 70,367-ton, 855-ft megaship with a beam of 103 ft, 10 passenger decks and a passenger capacity of 2,052, double occupancy, or 2,594 if all berths are occupied.

The ship has a crew of 920, with Italian officers, and sails at 21 knots under the Panamanian flag. For several years, the Paradise was a totally smoke-free ship but pressures to increase onboard revenue returned her to the mainstream.

Rising seven decks, the six-story, glass-domed atriu...

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