CHILDREN AND OTHER
SHOPS The Royal Promenade is
home to a series of duty free shops,
which offer, inter alia, fashion
apparel, jewelry, perfume and
cosmetics, liquor and logo items.
CHILDREN AND TEENS
Above: The Library overlooks the
aft centrum on Deck 7.
Left: Royal Caribbean Online,
the ship's Internet café, has a well
that looks down upon the Library one
Above left: The Photo Gallery sells photos taken by the ship's photographers, cameras, and camera accessories. The
staff also give classes on photography.
Above right: The Art Gallery offers works of art for sale and conducts onboard auctions.
Above left: Guests can renew vows in the Wedding Chapel.
It can also be rented for weddings.
Above right: The Diamond Club is a lounge for Diamond tier
members of Royal Caribbean's loyalty program, the Crown
and Anchor Society.
Left: Guests staying in the ship's suites and guests who are in
the top two tiers of the Crown and Anchor Society may use the
Two multi-purose rooms located in the Viking Crown area are Cloud Nine (left) and Seven Hearts (right). They
are frequently used for cards and board games. Also, since they are near the Wedding Chapel, they are convenient
spots for post-ceremony receptions.
For groups traveling on
Independence, there is a large
Conference Center on Deck 2
that can be used for meetings,
The Sea Trek Dive Shop (below left and below) offers items for
snorkeling and scuba diving during shore excursions.
Independence has an extensive
program for young passengers
called Adventure Ocean It is
divided by age and accordingly,
there are dedicated areas for
each age group on Independence.
An addition in 2013 was Royal
Babies an area for the
supervised care of babies and
very young passengers.
The facilities become more
mature for the older groups. Left
and right: The area for
Navigators, ages 12-14.
Below left: Fuel, the social
club for Guests, ages 15-17.
There is also a Video Arcade
open to all.
Left and right: Voyagers, ages 9-11,
have a large area that includes video
screens, computers and table games.
Cruise ship photo tour - Independence of the Seas - Royal Caribbean - page 3