Saturday, February 15th
Sail from Fort Lauderdale
at 5:30pm (boarding is from 1pm to 4:30pm). Join us poolside for the sail away festivities and meet lots of other fun-loving singles!
Sunday, February 16th and Monday February 17th
Two days at sea. Take part in exclusive singles activities and mingle with friends.
Tuesday, February 18th
From 8am to 6pm, explore the island of St. Maarten
. Flying two flags, this island is half-French and half-Dutch. Cruise ships more commonly call on the Dutch side of St. Maarten, known for its shop-lined, narrow lanes and daytime casinos. Island tours, cruising on an America's Cup yacht and snorkeling excursions are offered in Philipsburg. Golfers should check out Mullet Bay.
Wednesday. February 19th
From 7am to 5pm, discover the charm of St. Kitts
. St. Kitts is home to some of the best examples of West Indian architecture, all of which is set amid a dramatically beautiful landscape. The best shore excursion is a well-organized island tour, featuring a visit to the 17th-century British fortress at Brimstone Hill and the sites of the capital. The beaches here are magnificent, including Friar's Bay, which opens to the Atlantic and the Caribbean.
Thursday, February 20th
From 7am to 2pm, sample the flavors of San Juan, Puerto Rico
. Old San Juan is rich in Spanish tradition, with cobblestone streets and colonial architecture. This part of the Puerto Rican city is easily seen on foot, and cruise passengers can shop for handcrafted works or relax in a shaded park. New San Juan is distinctly elegant with lavish resorts, great restaurants and grand casinos. Visitors in San Juan can join an excursion to El Yunque, the only tropical rain forest in the U.S. national forest system. Adventurous travelers will want to partake in a deep-sea fishing, snorkeling or diving excursion.
Friday, February 21st
From 10am to 6pm, enjoy the private island of Labadee, Haiti
. Labadee is a private beach paradise, located on the north coast of Hispaniola. Visitors can participate in a number of beach activities including parasailing, kayaking, snorkeling or just relaxing and taking in the beautiful coast and surrounding mountains and foliage. Labadee also offers a floating Aqua Park and local shops so visitors can take home souvenirs to remember this gorgeous destination.
Saturday, February 22nd
Day at sea. Take part in exclusive singles activities and mingle with friends.
Sunday, February 23rd
At 5:30am, the Independence of the Seas
returns to Fort Lauderdale
. Be sure to gather those phone numbers to keep in touch with your new lifelong friends, and don't forget to plan ahead for your next cruise with Vacations To Go
- Organized singles activities with our singles host, Rusty Fletcher
- Private singles cocktail parties/mixers (with complimentary cocktails)
- Single-mingle dining
- All meals and non-alcoholic, non-carbonated beverages
- Lavish buffets and complimentary room service
- Nightly Vegas-style shows and comedy routines
- Dancing nightly
- Live music nightly on deck and in clubs and lounges
- Access to Vitality at Seas Spa and Fitness Center
- Port charges and taxes
- Airfare to Ft. Lauderdale - available on request
- Travel insurance is highly recommended to protect against unexpected events.
You may purchase insurance up to 48 hours before departure.
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read more about your insurance options.
Caribbean singles cruise departs
from Fort Lauderdale
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Are you ready to have some fun and meet lots of new people? Join us on our Caribbean singles cruise that departs from Ft. Lauderdale!
Independence of the Seas joins the ranks of Royal Caribbean’s fleet as the third Freedom-class ship offering innovative amenities and a huge selection of entertainment and dining venues. Features such as an interactive water park with FlowRider surf simulator, cantilevered whirlpools that extend 12 feet beyond sides of ship and a full-size Everlast boxing ring are just a few of the exciting additions in store for guests. Stroll down the Royal Promenade for shopping, themed bars and lounges and restaurants. Engage in a little friendly competition on the nine-hole miniature golf course, scale the rock-climbing wall or spend a few pampering hours in the day spa. Along with the main dining room, the ship’s eateries include specialty restaurants such as Sorrento’s Pizzeria, Johnny Rockets ’50s-style diner, Portofino Italian Restaurant and Chops Grille, plus Ben and Jerry’s ice cream. A variety of themed bars and lounges -- Boleros Latin club, Schooner Bar, Vintages wine bar and the elegant Champagne Bar, just to name a few -- provide hours of entertainment, or you can tempt lady luck in the dazzling casino or watch a spectacular musical stage production in the five-story Alhambra Theatre. Every cabin contains a flat-screen TV, sofa and private bath, and Wi-Fi capability is available throughout the ship.
for a detailed list of the amenities on the Independence of the Seas.
On this hosted singles cruise you'll enjoy Vacations To Go's exclusive group discounts, cocktail parties, mixers, games, group excursions, single-mingle dining, and more! Plus, our high-energy host will be on hand to make introductions and organize events. Complimentary lanyards and wristbands will be provided for entrance to private singles events. Once you've reserved your cruise, we'll also give you private access to our singles chat site where you can get to know other Vacations To Go singles before you depart.
If you share your cabin with a friend or use our Match Program to find a roommate, the per-person prices are:
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If you prefer to have a cabin to yourself, the prices are:
New! Sidekick Savings! Refer a friend and save $$. Click here for details.
Triple and quad rates are available. All prices are subject to availability and may be increased or withdrawn by the cruise line as the ship fills.
Book now to avoid disappointment!
Vacations To Go provides roommate matching upon request as a courtesy to our clients
who confirm their reservations at least 70 days before departure.
If you request a match within 70 days of your sail date, we cannot guarantee you a
roommate. Anyone wishing to use our Match Program for this cruise should confirm
their reservation prior to Friday, November 22, 2013.
We expect our staterooms on these sailings will fill quickly, so please book early
to avoid disappointment!
800-419-5179, ext 7269
Your onboard Vacations To Go host for this cruise is Rusty Fletcher.
Rusty took his first cruise after college. After stepping aboard, he knew immediately
that he wanted a life of travel. He began working on cruise ships shortly thereafter
and spent five years exploring new destinations with Carnival and Norwegian Cruise Lines.
Rusty has traveled extensively throughout Alaska, Hawaii, Mexico, Central America,
Bermuda, Canada and New England as well as the Eastern, Western and Southern Caribbean.
His outgoing nature and cruising experience make him an ideal host for your next singles cruise.
For more information or reservations, call Rusty Fletcher toll-free at
extension 7269, from Monday to Friday, 10am to 7pm, CST.
Or click the link below and complete the online reservation form.
800-419-5179, ext 7861
Your onboard Vacations To Go host
for this cruise is Shep Sheppard.
As a child, Shep experienced many different cultures living in multiple states in the US as well as Canada, Puerto Rico, and Ireland. He attended college at the University of Nebraska and quickly discovered that he missed traveling. Eager to return to a life of adventure, he turned his passion for travel into a career at Vacations To Go. Shep’s outgoing nature and enthusiasm make him an ideal host for your next singles cruise. For more information or reservations, call Shep Sheppard toll-free at 800-419-5179
extension 7861, from Monday to Thursday, 10am to 7pm, Sun 9am to 6pm CST.
Or click the link below and complete the online reservation form.
To meet all of our singles hosts click here.
Our singles activities are not open to the public. You must book through Vacations To Go to join the fun!
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