Royal Caribbean Independence of the Seas

Embark on Deck 4

Glass elevators

2-story dining in Macbeth Dining Room

Welcome photo taken inside rather than on gangway

Strict security in Ft. Lauderdale (Port Everglades)

Nice, light wood

Bahama Mamas (with or without Rum) offered upon boarding but must pay for them on your


Promenade is very cool – Deck 5

Saw Ocean View stateroom on Deck 9

Windjammer Lounge on Deck 11 – very nice

H2O Zone – water park “Fun in the Sun”

Ice Skating rink – has stadium seating for the shows