Polls Archive

Does the Costa Concordia Accident Impact Your Future Cruise Plans?

  • No, all travel has some risk, and these types of accidents are rare. (50%, 268 Votes)
  • No, I will still cruise, but will probably review evacuation procedures more closely. (26%, 136 Votes)
  • Yes, I will not cruise with Costa, and/or avoid megaships. (10%, 55 Votes)
  • Maybe, I need to see an industry wide response to make sure that this type of incident doesn't happen again. (7%, 37 Votes)
  • Yes, I will never cruise again, too dagerous. (5%, 24 Votes)
  • Yes, I wasn't sure if a cruise was right for me, and now I know I'll never take one. (2%, 13 Votes)

Total Voters: 533

Start Date: January 19, 2012 @ 9:28 am
End Date: No Expiry

Would you pay for a behind the scenes tour or your cruise ship?

  • No, its just another way for the cruise lines to make a buck. (47%, 43 Votes)
  • Maybe, if the perks that go along with the tour make it worth while. (22%, 20 Votes)
  • Sure, I would be curious to learn about all aspects of the ship. (20%, 18 Votes)
  • No, I'd just wait till I earn a free tour through the loyalty program. (11%, 10 Votes)

Total Voters: 91

Start Date: December 17, 2011 @ 2:35 pm
End Date: No Expiry

When you caculate the total cost of your cruise, do you subtract regular expenses like gas and groceries which you would not incur during your cruise?

  • No, what you pay for the cruise is how much it costs. (50%, 63 Votes)
  • I never thought about it that way, but its a good idea. (28%, 36 Votes)
  • Yes, if you don't spend money you would if you stayed home, you can subtact that amount from the total cost of the cruise. (22%, 28 Votes)

Total Voters: 127

Start Date: August 5, 2011 @ 9:41 am
End Date: No Expiry

What do you think of children's characters like DreamWorks' Shrek and Madagascar, Disney Characters, or even the New Carnival Towel Elephant?

  • They are great fun for all ages and add to the cruise experience for everyone. (26%, 14 Votes)
  • They are great for multigenerational cruises, but not so good for those looking for a more grown up experience. (25%, 13 Votes)
  • They really don't affect my cruise one way or another. (23%, 12 Votes)
  • They are horrible, they detract from the tradtitional cruise experience. (17%, 9 Votes)
  • They help keep the kids happy, so I can enjoy other things on a cruise. (9%, 5 Votes)

Total Voters: 54

Start Date: May 4, 2011 @ 11:05 am
End Date: No Expiry

If you were on a cruise during the Royal Wedding of William and Kate, would you watch the ceremonies if they were broadcast?

  • Definitely! Its a big deal, and I love weddings. (32%, 14 Votes)
  • Maybe, if it were fun and convenient. (30%, 13 Votes)
  • Probably not, I'd probably have better things to do. (20%, 9 Votes)
  • No, a complete waste of time! (18%, 8 Votes)

Total Voters: 45

Start Date: April 19, 2011 @ 1:19 pm
End Date: No Expiry