The Tahitian Pool area is located in Gem's midsection. It has two pools both called , four hot
tubs, a water slide, gaming tables, bars and eateries.
Below left: Nighttime entertainment in the pool area bandstand.
Below right: The pool area viewed from the forward end.
There are choices in open air relaxation. Above :
Traditional deck chairs. Left: Premium seating
in a poolside conversation area. Below: A round
deck chair for two.
For the more ambitious, there is a Basketball Court (above left) and a
Rock Climbing Wall (above right). There are also: Golf Nets (below
left), shuffleboard (below middle) and a Jogging Trail (below
right)that passes the giant chess set. One can also walk around the
Outdoor Promenade (bottom right).
The Spa. The Asian-themed Ying & Yang Spa area
is dominated by a thalassotherapy pool (above left), next to
it is a large whirlpool (above right). The area also has a
series of thermal chairs (left).
There are 18 treatment rooms (below left) including three
for couples (below) offering a variety of massages and
other treatments (See Spa Menu from one cruise).
Below left: The forward pool. .
Below right: The aft pool.
Nearby is the Fitness Center with treadmills and
cardio-exercise equipment (left), free weights (above)
and other exercise equipment (below), There is also
an area for aerobics and various other types of
exercise classes including kick boxing. (See list of
classes from one cruise).
The changing rooms also house
steam rooms (left) and hot tubs
(right). There are also loungers for
relaxing and looking over the ship's
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The Water Slide